Associate Editor – Engineering & Physics in Bengaluru

0 - 5 Years
Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad
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Posted: 3 days agoOpenings: 8Job Applicants: 2800+Job Views: 8698+

Job Description

Take this 25 question assessment to see if you qualify for the next round-    

At Cactus Communications, you can join a team of highly skilled editors who are experts in various academic fields. We're currently hiring Editors on a fulltime basis in the Physical Sciences and Engineering teams.


  • Edit manuscripts written by non-native authors to ensure that the final text is in standard scientific English and is free of unclear or unidiomatic sentences
  • Adhere to job-specific instructions and format manuscripts according to the target journal when required 
  • Understand client and industry requirements and adapt working approach accordingly
  • Meet deadlines
  • Receive training to become adept at the points mentioned above
How to apply:

  • Take this short practice test to get a sense of the type of questions asked:
  • Got most of them correct? Proceed to the actual test:
  • Not quite there yet? Take this free self-paced course on the basics of language and editing:
Once you are done, you should be better prepared for the actual test.

For any questions and concerns, email Anuradha at

Note: This is a full-time opportunity, not part-time or freelance

Required Candidate profile

  • A degree (bachelors, masters, PhD, etc.) in Physical Sciences or Engineering
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent written English skills and attention to detail
  • Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter


Functional Area:Journalism, Editing, Content

Role Category:Editor

Role:IT/Technical Editor

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG:B.Tech/B.E. - Electrical, Electronics/Telecommunication, Energy, Environmental, Aviation, Any Specialization, Instrumentation, Marine, Mechanical, Ceramics, Metallurgy, Chemical, Mineral, Civil, Mining, Computers, Nuclear

PG:MCA - Computers, Any Postgraduate - Any Specialization, M.Tech - Chemical, Mineral, Civil, Mining, Computers, Nuclear, Electrical, Any Specialization, Electronics/Telecommunication, Agriculture, Energy, Automobile, Environmental, Aviation, Instrumentation, Marine, Mechanical, Ceramics, Metallurgy

Doctorate:Ph.D - Electronics/Telecommunication, Chemical, Metallurgy, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental, Mining, Computers, Advertising/Mass Communication, Agriculture, Aviation, Marine, Maths, Mechanical, Any Doctorate - Any Specialization

Company Profile

Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.

Cactus Communications is a leading provider of scientific communication services to more than 60,000 clients across 116 countries. In line with its mission-to enable growth through effective communication-CACTUS offers specialist academic editing, medical communications, publication support, transcription, translation, and training services to individuals and corporations across sectors such as academia, publishing, and pharmaceuticals.

Combining the rich experience of a multi-national, multi-functional team; the peerless capabilities of over 1400 language and business professionals; and ingenious technological innovation, CACTUS helps researchers, journals, universities, and corporations achieve their publication goals. The CACTUS culture is an eclectic yet inclusive one, where people from different countries and professional backgrounds come together to form a global team that pursues excellence, prizes integrity, and works as a unified client-focused organization.

United States | Japan | Brazil | India | South Korea | Taiwan | China

Awards and Recognition

*2014: Ranked 1st in the Professional Services category and as India"s 10th best workplace overall in the Great Place to Work Institute survey (Ranked among top 20 from 2011- 2013)

*2010: Red Herring Global 100 Award, for innovation in business

*2008: Featured among the Top 15 Exciting Emerging Companies 2008, in a NASSCOM survey

At CACTUS, we believe that diversity enriches us. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and are committed to offering work opportunities regardless of race, colour, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity/expression, or sexual orientation. In addition, CACTUS will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have a disability or special need, we would like to know how we can better accommodate you.
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Recruiter Name:Payal Mehta

Contact Company:Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.