www.dpreview.com
www.dpreview.com

dpreview.com is hiring, be a part of the team

Jun 1, 2007 at 14:32 GMT

Have you got what it takes to be a part of the dpreview.com team? Are you passionate about the techniques and technology surrounding digital photography? Do you want the dubious pleasure of working alongside Phil, Simon, Jo and Gordon on the most exciting photography website in the world? We're looking for three new staff members; two technical writers and one web development engineer. We need driven, technically curious people who can solve and innovate. For the writing positions we expect you to have a solid photographic knowledge as well as experience using our chosen authoring tools (see inside). All three positions will be at our office in London (UK).

Jump to:

About dpreview.com

dpreview.com is the world's leading digital photography website, with detailed product reviews, daily breaking news and an active forums community. Started in 1998 by Phil Askey, dpreview.com has now grown to attract over seven million unique visitors each month reading over 120 million pages. In May 2007 dpreview.com was acquired by Amazon.com and with their help we are now striving to expand our content and site functionality to offer our visitors the world's most comprehensive 'one stop' digital camera resource.


dpreview Technical Writer (two positions)
Ref. 24475

We are looking for someone who has a deep understanding of the art, science, technology and techniques of digital photography. Specifically you must have a good working knowledge of digital compact and SLR cameras and accessories and digital photography workflow/processes. We expect you to be able to work on your own to produce reviews from start to finish, with as much attention to detail as we apply to our work.

You should be passionate about digital photography and have a strong understanding of dpreview, our principles and our community.
Experience & Qualifications:

You will be constantly challenged in your work and will be expected to suggest and innovate, including taking part in the expansion of our editorial content to include peripheral reviews, expanded news coverage and other features. 

We will offer a modern and exciting working environment in central London (SE1, near London Bridge station); you must be willing to commute to the office five days a week.

Competitive salary, stock, and excellent benefits are offered.

To apply, please send your CV and application letter, stating your earliest availability and salary expectations via email to jobs@dpreview.com, please don’t forget to quote the reference number 24475.

The cut-off date for applications is Friday 15th June 2007.


dpreview Web Development Engineer (one position)
Ref. 24477

We are now looking to hire a talented web Development Engineer to join our growing team at dpreview.

You will be passionate about digital photography and possess a strong understanding of dpreview, our principles and our community. Being a self starter with good design and user interface skills, you have at least two years demonstrable experience of web development; we will expect you to be able to have extensive experience in ASP.NET 2.0 as well as fully integrated client-side Javascript and hand-coded HTML (reliance on WSIWYG editors will be seen as a negative).  We will also expect you to have experience of SQL databases, specifically Microsoft SQL Server 2000 and 2005.
Qualifications:

We will offer a modern and exciting working environment in central London (SE1, near London Bridge station), you must be willing to commute to the office five days a week.  There will also be some travel and time spent in the field for testing and galleries.

Competitive salary, stock, and excellent benefits are offered.

To apply, please send your CV and application letter, stating your earliest availability and salary expectations via email to jobs@dpreview.com, please don’t forget to quote the reference number 24477.

The cut-off date for applications is Friday 15th June 2007.