At Wizards of the Coast, we connect people around the world through play and imagination. From our genre-defining games like Magic: The Gathering® and Dungeons & Dragons® to our growing multiverse, we continue to innovate and build new ways to foster friendship and connection. That’s where you come in!
This Editor position draws on your love of language, mastery of grammar, drive for consistency, and knowledge of Magic. Our team of outstanding Editors collaborates to ensure that all text elements of Magic card sets and related materials meet our quality standards for grammar, punctuation, factual accuracy, clarity, audience, tone, consistency between art and text, and layout.
What you'll do:
Lead and support editing for Magic card sets and associated assets.
Facilitate communication between writers, game designers, graphic designers, digital teams, and other partners to define project goals and content. Perform significant copy editing and proofreading.
Coordinate with production to accurately represent product specifications in external- and internal-facing documents.
Manage multiple project timelines simultaneously.
What you'll bring:
Two or more years of experience as a paid copy editor or proofreader
Three or more years of experience playing Magic
Solid understanding of past and present Magic cards
Strong proofreading skills and attention to visual detail
Flexible, adaptable mind with a constant appetite for knowledge
Insightful, nuanced, and eloquent communication to convey complex subject matter clearly and precisely
Deeply collaborative outlook combined with the confidence and trust to work with others
At Wizards, we believe diversity of experience is fundamental to creating accessible and fun gaming experiences for *all* of our players. We encourage everyone to consider being a part of our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for satisfactory performance in this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of the duties, responsibilities, or requirements of the position.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. If you are selected to move forward in our application process and need to request an accommodation, please let your recruiter or coordinator know.