This position is posted on behalf of our partner, Magma Math, in Stockholm, Sweden. The candidate will have a mentor on-site and the Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce will assist in finding housing, insurance, and other important matters.
Host company homepage: https://www.magmamath.com/
Start Date: Flexible
Duration of training period: 6 months
About the host company
Magma is the leading platform for data driven math education. By leveraging handwritten solutions in a digital format, Magma allows teachers to place emphasis on creativity in math, while gaining key insights on student progression. This creates a more engaging, inclusive and pedagogical math class for all students.
Math remains the largest challenge for schools, where one in five students in year 8 are low performers. Math is one of the core pillars on which careers are built, and we believe that K-12 math represents one of the largest opportunities at improving educational outcomes and career prospects for children and young adults.
Originally founded in Stockholm, Sweden, Magma is now growing rapidly in the US. We are an ambitious team on a meaningful mission of improving math education for millions of children.
To develop our content further we are looking for a math content developer with a passion for education. You will be working closely with our content team to develop scalable content strategies, curriculum, theory and problems for K-12. The content team works continuously to identify what can be improved in the way skills are taught and how we can simplify the experience for teachers.
Working with content allows you to see the results of your work within minutes, and what you produce will be easily accessible for teachers and students. Being part of the content team allows you to have a close connection with the classroom and have a rapid impact on the learning experience.
- Ambitious team player
- Fast learner who is curious to try new things
- Positive and energetic about challenges
You are comfortable and enthusiastic about math. You are interested in the concept of learning and reflect on the implications of different learning styles. You are structured and consider how product solutions can work at scale. You are output oriented while maintaining a high level of quality in your work. When working with content it is core that you are a team player and work together with colleagues.
- Play a key role in an exciting journey. We are a young company with ambitious targets and meaningful goals.
- A chance to have a positive impact on thousands of teachers and students on a daily basis.
- Fantastic colleagues in a fun environment with great opportunities to learn.
Pursuing or has finished a degree in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, or similar