Mathematician

  • Eureka Math
  • Remote job

Mathematician

Job description

Why work at Great Minds?

At Great Minds, we believe every child is capable of greatness.  The mission of our rapidly growing DC-based non-profit is to ensure all students have access to a quality education in the full range of the liberal arts and sciences.  We craft exemplary PK-12 instructional materials and share them with the education community.  Our products have garnered national attention for their broad usage and high quality.  We attribute our success to our outstanding team and their passion for the work we do.

 

What does it mean to work for us?  

Eureka Math team members are dedicated educators from all over the country.  Working remotely, we engage with colleagues primarily through virtual platforms and email communication.  Mathematicians support curriculum developers as they craft new curricular materials, revise existing materials, and develop supplemental resources to support implementation.  Our work is generally project-based and is a mix of collaborative and independent assignments.  In terms of performance, what we value most is high-quality work, commitment, initiative, and effective collaboration and communication.

Requirements

What are the qualifications for the position?

The Mathematician has authoritative content knowledge that spans across many grade levels.  Candidates have deep familiarity with the progression of key concepts in K-12 mathematics as well as effective strategies for developing student conceptual understanding.

 

We are currently seeking Mathematicians to serve as subject matter experts.  Responsibilities include reviewing the work of curriculum developers and providing feedback aligned with the organization’s core philosophies around content and pedagogy.  Mathematicians routinely collaborate with team members to produce high-quality curriculum materials.

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in mathematics
  • Thorough knowledge of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and the Progression documents
  • Proficient in MS Office and ability to quickly learn new technologies as needed

 Desired Qualifications

  • PhD in mathematics
  • Familiarity with Eureka Math
  • Experience working in a deadline-driven, fast-paced virtual environment

This is a remote position requiring little to no travel. FT and PT positions are available.