Curriculum Engineer

New York, NY

You are a software engineer with a passion for education. You will help define strategy for delivering MongoDB curriculum online and contribute to our mission to be a disruptive influence in the world of education. You will create in-person curriculum delivered to customers onsite and at MongoDB public events. You will work closely with engineers and users to ensure course material is engaging, up-to-date, and relevant. The curriculum you develop will be used by hundreds of thousands of people around the world and will directly impact the open source movement.
 
Responsibilities

  • Structure a series of online and in-person courses
  • Help expand the MongoDB certification program
  • Work with engineers and other subject matter experts to define learning objectives and create lesson plans
  • Develop assessments including programming assignments, quizzes, and exams
  • Think critically about how to teach effectively in an online environment
  • Be a tinkerer who is constantly teaching yourself new technologies and services as they emerge
  • Continually expand your knowledge of MongoDB and databases in general
  • Work with students to resolve any problems in courseware and incorporate enhancements

 
Requirements

  • A graduate of a top engineering, computer science, or related program
  • At least two years experience working as a software engineer
  • A strong knowledge of how to create effective learning environments
  • A hacker mindset
  • Familiar with database technology
  • Excited about the revolution going on in free online education and eager to contribute by educating the world about MongoDB  
  • Excited about MongoDB's mission and core database technology
  • Eager to learn a lot about MongoDB
  • Excellent communication skills