Content Developer-Science (12 month Limited Term):

Cheyenne Wyoming
Content Developer-Science (12 month Limited Term) - ( )DescriptionAt Pearson, we're committed to a world that's always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it's one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology - and each other to surpass these boundaries - we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world's innovations, personal and global, large and small.Note: This assignment has an expected duration of 12 months with the possibility of converting to permanent status, (based on performance and business need). It is a full-time position and is eligible for company benefits.Pearson Science Content and Assessment Specialists use their subject matter expertise to thoughtfully engage students in real world assessment of content.Develop items and stimuli aligned to specification documents and/or an item development plan that includes standard alignment, stimuli requirements, cognitive complexity/DOK, and difficulty levelReview, produce, and edit assets that adhere to the principles of clear and grammatically sound writingEvaluate the alignment of assets to the appropriate standardsEvaluate content in a variety of documents, such as content standards, asset specifications, curriculum guides, scope and sequence, style guides, etc.Understand and follow project schedules and process documents to deliver work productsParticipate in and support customer meetings and provide content expertiseSupport activities related to test construction and review of composed test formsContribute to materials that support the design, development, and delivery of asset development training programsParticipate in and contribute to the training of asset developersWork closely with test development managers, other content developers, psychometricians, and other Pearson groupsPerform other duties as assignedSome travel requiredThe anticipated starting salary range for Colorado-based individuals expressing interest in this position is $60k-$70k. Benefits available to eligible employees can be seen at: Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.Qualifications Bachelor's degree in education, science field, or equivalent experience required At least two years' experience as an elementary or secondary teacher in social studies Professional knowledge of science content and educational trends required Outstanding oral and written communication skills required Some experience in large-scale educational measurement preferred General knowledge of all phases of the development, processing, scoring, and reporting of large-scale assessments preferred Ability to identify and communicate about problems with a variety of audiences required Excellent planning, organizational, and problem-solving skills and the ability to work on multiple activities and adapt to unexpected events Skill in basic software tools and technology and the confidence necessary to work with unfamiliar programs Primary Location : US-RE-RemoteWork Locations :US-RemoteRemoteJob : Professional DevelopmentOrganization : Assessments SchoolEmployee Status : Fixed TermJob Type : StandardJob Level : Individual ContributorShift : Day JobJob Posting : Aug 23, 2021Job Unposting : OngoingSchedule: : Full-time RegularReq ID: