Cengage Learning Subject Matter Expert - Mathematics in Boston, Massachusetts

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Do you dare to reinvent the future of education?

At Cengage, we are harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals.

As a Cengage employee you will pioneer transforming the way people learn. Collaborating with the best of the best, you will feel challenged and inspired to do breakthrough work. With the support of our united team, there is no limit to what you can imagine, create and set in motion.

Are we right for you?

We bring our "A" game, unique talents and point of view to the table every day. We are curious and comfortable with change and are willing to take risks to transform education. Most importantly, everything we do, we do for the learner.

What You'll Do Here:

The Math Subject Matter Expert is responsible for creating and reviewing content in various sub-disciplinary areas of Math ranging from the Developmental Math sequence through to College Algebra across different delivery methods (print and digital) and platforms in alignment with guidance from the Product Manager and Learning Designer. Responsible for the quality of content, both at the authoring stage and throughout the use of the customer lifecycle.

  • Author content across different delivery methods (print and digital) and platforms, as discipline needs require.

  • Author assessment, narrative, video scripts, Alt Text, and any other content necessary for discipline/course creation.

  • Collaborates with Learning designers and Product Managers in formalizing the content strategy plan.

  • Work cross-functionally with engineering and coding teams to determine how to best present the content in the platform.

  • Responsible for authoring and maintaining library of learning objectives and ensuring that the content meet these objectives.

  • Tags existing and new content with appropriate metadata as discipline needs require.

  • Measures and evaluates disciplines content quality in a continuous improvement model capturing and analyzing metrics to provide insights, and assess impact.

  • Develops content review standards and authoring guidelines for discipline needs.

  • Provide quality control (QC) for external SMEs, as discipline needs require.

  • Resolves discipline-specific content related support issues

  • Continually research and analyze content requirements and keep up with the educational market trends.

Skills You Will Need Here:

  • Advanced degree in Math or Math Education required (Masters or above).

  • Deep subject matter expertise.

  • At least 1 year of Math teaching experience at college level.

  • Highly self motivated with a strong attention to detail.

  • Experience writing content across types (print and digital; narrative, assessment, video, etc.).

  • Ability to author/create content in a digital environment.

  • Passion for technology and improving education through technology.

PREFERRED

  • Experience with metadata tagging and accessibility standards.

  • Comfortable acting as talent in educational videos.

  • Experience teaching the Development Math Sequence.

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Requisition ID 2018-4600

Job Function Other