Photo Editor

Tinder - New York, NY (30+ days ago)5.0


Tinder brings people together. With tens of millions of users and a presence in every country on earth, our reach is expansive—and rapidly growing. Your work here can change the world. You'll be a member of our new Editorial team in New York, and you'll also work closely with our Los Angeles marketing team, a multidisciplinary group of strategic thinkers, storytellers, designers and brand professionals. We are looking for a talented Photo Editor to help us create under tight deadlines. If you are open-minded, creative and witty, we want to hear from you.

You will:
  • Coordinate with the editors to determine photo needs
  • Source imagery; you'll use stock sources, ask permission for image use from external sources as appropriate, and also manage freelance assignments for original photography
  • Occasionally shoot photos yourself
  • Crop and edit imagery and place assets in the articles
  • Excellent at meeting deadlines
  • Collaborate with the design team to determine whether photos or illustrations will best serve each piece
We're looking for:
  • 5+ years of experience as a photo editor for an online publication, ideally in the lifestyle space
  • Someone who can establish and/or follow a visual style guide to help mirror a brand's messaging and vibe
  • A solid understanding of how the photo selection contributes to the site aesthetic as a whole
  • A Photoshop wizard with a great eye
Bonus points if you have:
  • Video, photo illustration, and/or graphic design experience (we'll have other dedicated resources for these, too)
  • An established roster of freelance photographer contacts
As part of our team, you'll enjoy:
  • The excitement of a startup with the reach of a global company
  • Comprehensive health coverage, competitive salary, 401(k) match and meaningful equity
  • Unlimited vacation and flexible working hours