The Bay Area News Group has an opening for a senior breaking news reporter for The Mercury News and East Bay Times. This position will cover the biggest breaking news in a fascinating and diverse region, everything from policing and protests to wildfires in the Bay Area and beyond. The ideal reporter for this position will thrive in a fast-paced environment, with the energy to be in five places in rapid succession and the ability to work both alone and collaboratively with a rotating cast of reporters and editors. You should have the ability to build sources and break news, and a taste for juggling multiple storylines of varying complexity. There will be opportunities for deeper enterprise, but it should be approached with competitive urgency.