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WSJ seeks Tesla reporter

August 21, 2020

Posted by Mariam Ahmed

The Wall Street Journal is seeking a seasoned reporter to cover Tesla and its leader, Elon Musk, and the broader intersection of technology and automobiles in Silicon Valley.

This beat is multifaceted and deals with technology, manufacturing, energy, leadership, management, global business, innovation, entrepreneurship, investing, accounting, regulation and much more.

Candidates should have the capacity and curiosity to see the beat in broad relief and also the skills to break news, cover important developments with authority and gather deep reporting that illuminates compelling enterprise features.

You should also have an ability to learn about and explain complicated subjects like autonomous-driving algorithms.

In this role, you will be part of the tech team based in San Francisco and will collaborate with colleagues there and around the globe.

Candidates should have at least three years of experience covering a business or finance beat.

The job reports to the Journal’s global tech editor Jason Dean, and Robert Wall, the editor for Tesla coverage.

Apply with your resume, cover letter and 5-10 clips by September 15.

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