Posted On: September 17, 2013
Media Organization: Dataminr, Inc.
Dataminr (www.dataminr.com) is a real-time information discovery company founded in 2009 and based in New York, NY. Dataminr's analytics engine transforms social media streams into actionable signals, providing enterprise clients with one of the earliest warning systems for market-relevant information, noteworthy events, and emerging trends. The company has developed a broad suite of modular desktop and API products that address the unique needs of its client set. We offer competitive salaries, commensurate with experience, and a comprehensive benefits package to our employees.
At Dataminr, we are seeking a highly motivated individual to (1) quickly monitor and analyze our data feeds and signals; (2) keep up-to-date on key developments in news and assess the impact of real-time Dataminr signals; and (3) contribute to the quality of information delivered to our clients.
Desired Skills & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field
Experience working on the Spot News Desk of a news agency
2-5 years experience as a news gatherer, writer, reporter, editor or producer preferred
Ability to monitor and analyze data quickly
Passion for technology, social media and following world news and current events
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Self-motivation and an ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team
Please visit our website at www.dataminr.com/careers to apply for this position.