Chegg Skills/Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. We provide 1-on-1 learning through our network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education to help upskill and reskill the workforce. We offer programs in tech and tech adjacent fields, such as AI, cybersecurity, web development, data science, data analytics, UX design, and project management, as well as power skills and leadership disciplines like sales and frontline management.
We are looking for a Data Analytics and/or Data Science subject matter expert/curriculum writer to join us in creating curriculum content on the topics of Data Analytics and Data Science. In this role, you will work with an Instructional Designer to produce written content for curriculum designs, images, videos, assessments, learning objectives, and other educational content to support student learning. These materials will be used to support our students as they master the core skills of Data Analytics and Data Science.
Our Talent Pool
Our talent pool is for qualified candidates not necessarily seeking immediate employment however, open to being considered for a position when it becomes available. There is no need to follow-up on your application. Our recruiters will review resumes on a regular basis to determine and notify candidates if their qualifications match the requirements for the role.
Consistently deliver content that meets set criteria and is on time to support our program launch roadmap
Create new and revised lesson content for the online program curriculum
Use AI platforms like ChatGPT to generate content and then review and validate that content for accuracy and relevance
Validate and refine the list of objectives, skills, and topics taught in the curriculum
Create assets to support lesson plans, student activities, and written curriculum content such as:
Formative and summative assessments
Individual projects and presentations
Video scripts for topic and demonstration videos
Visual assets and/or reference images (diagrams, charts) and sample templates as needed
Iterate on deliverables based on user and instructional design feedback
3+ years of hands-on experience in data analytics, data analysis, and/or data science
Demonstrated subject matter expert in a variety of areas of data analytics, data analysis, and/or data science
Previous experience developing data analytics or data science curriculum materials for adults in topics like:
Data analysis, data visualization, statistical analysis
Excel and PowerPoint
SQL and Tableau
Common supervised learning models: classification, regression, random forest, similarity models, support vector machines, and boosting models
Unsupervised learning models and deep learning models
Collaborative (e.g., you enjoy partnering with people and have excellent project management skills and follow through)
Excellent writing skills (e.g., you can produce high-quality prose as well as high-quality presentations. You have a gift for writing about complicated concepts in a beginner-friendly way, and can appropriately scaffold content for beginners)
Comfort with scripting and recording demo videos
Capable of remote work. You enjoy collaborating and partnering with people in a remote environment and have excellent project management skills and follow through.
Demonstrated experience using Microsoft tools (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
Ideally available 20-40 hours per week, but do not hesitate to apply if you have less availability
Experience in Instructional Design
Experience with Adult Learning Theories
Experience using AI platforms like ChatGPT
Experience using project management software like Jira
Visual design skills (e.g., you can translate complex ideas or concepts into charts, infographics, diagrams, or video scripts/demos)
Editorial experience and skills
Compensation and Benefits
Compensation range between $40-$120/hour. Final rate will be determined at hire, and will depend on many factors, including program domain, market demand, expertise, location, etc.
Contract position with a collaborative team
Ability to work remotely with flexible hours
Why do we exist?
Students are working harder than ever before to stabilize their future. Our recent research study called State of the Student shows that nearly 3 out of 4 students are working to support themselves through college and 1 in 3 students feel pressure to spend more than they can afford. We founded our business on provided affordable textbook rental options to address these issues. Since then, we've expanded our offerings to supplement many facets of higher educational learning through Chegg Study, Chegg Math, Chegg Writing, Chegg Internships, Thinkful Online Learning, and more to support students beyond their college experience. These offerings lower financial concerns for students by modernizing their learning experience. We exist so students everywhere have a smarter, faster, more affordable way to student.
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