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IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 7 million students worldwide, is seeking talented mathematicians and educators to join our team. As a math curriculum designer at IXL, you’ll design engaging online problems from pre-kindergarten to algebra and collaborate with software engineers and visual designers throughout the development cycle. Your educational insight, creative solutions, strong writing skills, and commitment to quality will drive the success of our math product. Come join our mission to create the best educational technology possible!
This is a full-time position in our Raleigh-Durham office. There are also Remote positions available and positions in our San Mateo, CA office.
What You'll Be Doing
Use your highly trained brain to be a subject-matter expert for our mathematics curriculum
Design fun, engaging, and interactive math problems
Write clear, helpful, age-appropriate solutions to math problems
Advise visual designers, product designers, and company leaders on appropriate content and assessment strategies
Work with the engineering team to determine how to algorithmically generate math problems
Brainstorm ideas for improving IXL's existing math content
Develop and manage project plans to create and deliver high quality math content
Articulate learning objectives, design curricular questions to meet objectives, and create a fun learning experience for IXL users
Research and analyze content requirements, including domestic and international educational standards
What We're Looking For
Bachelor's in Mathematics required - Master's or PhD in Mathematics or related field preferred
Math teaching, tutoring or mentoring experience is required
Excellent writing ability
Strong analytical-reasoning and problem-solving skills
Passion for technology and improving education through technology
Highly self-motivated with a strong attention to detail
Experience in curriculum development and instructional design is a plus
Knowledge of computer programming, mobile and web technologies is a plus
What To Include In Your Application
A cover letter under 600 words, so that we can get to you know you better
About IXL IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: delivering an immersive learning experience to all students, in all grades and subjects, in schools and homes worldwide. With 1 in 8 U.S. students already learning on IXL (answering over 50 million questions every day!), IXL inspires educators and learners around the world and is changing how students feel about learning and about themselves.
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