Wolfram Research is hiring a

Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition Intern

Champaign, United States
Full-Time

Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language, is seeking a highly motivated Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition Intern to join its Wolfram|Alpha Math Content team. Merging the strength of the Wolfram Language and the natural language processing of Wolfram|Alpha, Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition is a groundbreaking new education-focused technology.

We are seeking a self-motivated, enthusiastic intern who will help enrich and improve the content of Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition. This intern will be responsible for curating US Common Core math educational standards for use in Wolfram|Alpha and building example pages for Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition math content to be aligned with these standards, focusing on the high-school content areas.

Responsibilities

  • Curating Common Core standards
  • Developing example content for US Common Core high-school math standards
  • Developing linguistics to access Common Core standards and related examples
  • Helping assess areas for improvement in user experience and/or content

Qualifications

  • Familiarity with US math education and Common Core standards
  • Competence with Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language
  • Familiarity with math pedagogy
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and take initiative
  • Ability to interact and collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Pursuit of a bachelor’s or master’s degree in math education or a related field

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience using education technologies in the classroom
  • Previous teaching experience (e.g. being a tutor or teaching assistant)

Location: Champaign, Illinois

Wolfram is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at its company. Women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

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