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Have a passion for making a difference in the education, careers, and lives of hundreds of thousands of college-level students? zyBooks, a Wiley brand, produces interactive online learning content that replaces college-level textbooks, homework, and even programming lab assignments. We offer the excitement of a young, energetic startup environment with a masterfully engineered platform and high-demand content for the STEM college market. We are dedicated to the success of college students worldwide, having provided courseware to more than 450,000 students in over 600 universities.
zyBooks is looking to hire a full-time author to create and oversee interactive, web-native learning content in Data Science.
Data Science Content Author Responsibilities:
Create modern web-based content with concise text, extensive interactive learning questions, animations, and more for a variety of data science and related projects (Introduction to Data Science, Predictive Data Analytics, Big Data Analytics, Natural Language Processing, Cloud Computing, Statistical Modeling, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence)
Define and implement auto-generated and auto-graded homework assignments
Maintain and improve existing content
Collaborate with colleagues on the engineering team to define and develop interactive tools
Collaborate with colleagues in Marketing and Sales to assist with demos, respond to instructor feedback, assist with special requests, and more
Work with project managers to oversee external authoring projects (evaluate project proposals, train external authors to utilize the zyBooks platform, review content to ensure quality and adherence to zyBooks’ authoring guidelines)
M.S or Ph.D in Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Statistics or a related field
Experience with SQL, Hadoop, and MapReduce
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Highly motivated and organized
A passion for making a real difference in education
Teaching and/or tutoring experience
Previous authoring experience, and/or programming experience is a plus
Other areas of expertise across STEM: Statistics, Engineering, IT, Computer Science, & Physics.
Please apply with a resume, a cover letter indicating your previous teaching and/or authoring experience, and teaching evaluations from a recent course.
zyBooks, a Wiley brand, is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
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