Full-Time

Science Curriculum Designer

Physics

Posted on 6/18/2024

IXL Learning

IXL Learning

501-1,000 employees

Personalized K-12 educational technology platform

Data & Analytics
Education

Junior

Raleigh, NC, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s in Physics required, Master's or Ph.D preferred
  • High school or collegiate science teaching or tutoring experience
  • Ability to work across multiple scientific disciplines such as life science, earth science, physical science, and engineering
  • Excellent writing ability
  • Strong analytical-reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Can-do attitude with an openness to others' ideas
  • Highly self-motivated and efficient with superb attention to detail
  • Experience in curriculum development and instructional design is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Design and write clear, engaging, interactive science questions to meet specified educational objectives for K-12
  • Write helpful, age-appropriate explanations of scientific concepts
  • Ensure questions and explanations are scientifically correct
  • Collaborate with illustrators, other curriculum designers, and company leaders to determine appropriate content strategies
  • Develop and manage project plans to create and deliver high-quality science content
  • Research and review IXL's alignment to educational standards, common assessments, and popular textbooks

IXL Learning offers a personalized K-12 curriculum in math, language arts, science, social studies, and Spanish, utilizing real-time analytics and individualized guidance to tailor learning experiences for students. The platform incorporates technology to provide real-time diagnostic tools, ultimately enhancing learning outcomes.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$510M

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

19%

Benefits

100% paid medical, dental, and vision

Matching 401K retirement plan

Flexible paid time off and sick days