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HarvardX Senior Software Engineer

The HarvardX Senior Software Engineer is a member of the HarvardX Technical Group, reporting to the Senior Manager of Technical Operations. The Senior Software Engineer builds accessible web applications in support of HarvardX educational media projects and shepherds these projects from experimental prototype to ongoing supported service, in collaboration with technical and administrative partners within and outside of Harvard. The Senior Software Engineer ensures HarvardX software development projects follow HarvardX and Harvard University policies, procedures and best practices. In addition to serving as technical lead on assigned projects, the Senior Software Engineer provides mentoring, code review and support for the development and delivery of HarvardX online learning experiences in collaboration with HarvardX technical team members, the Senior Manager of Technical Operations and with faculty, technical and administrative stakeholders from Harvard, HarvardX, edX and beyond assigned to address those needs. The Senior Software Engineer is a member of the continuing HarvardX team (distinct from hires made for specific, time-limited projects).

To see the full job description, interested applicants should apply directly through Harvard's hiring management system ASPIRE; search for keyword 'HarvardX'.

 

HarvardX Program Operations Manager

The HarvardX Program Operations Manager is a member of the HarvardX Program Administration Group, reporting to the Associate Director of Instructional Development, with dotted line to the Production Manager. Working closely with the leads of the HarvardX discipline groups, the Manager supports the programmatic workflows and systems that provide the framework for the conceptualization, development, delivery and program evaluation of HarvardX learning experiences and products. The Manager identifies areas for programmatic improvement and develops standard templates, checklists and workflow documentation as needed. The Manager supports and administers the development and operations of HarvardX systems used for tracking project assets, intellectual property compliance, project management, and archiving workflows. The Manager manages documentation about HarvardX project activities and areas of interests, and produces HarvardX reports on faculty project activities for distribution to university partners and stakeholders. The Program Manager identifies areas for review or improvement across HarvardX project workflows. The Manager manages the HarvardX pipeline process, tracks faculty progress through the development and delivery process, and ensures that end of project reports are completed appropriately. The Manager tracks the status, plans, team rosters and budgets of the projects HarvardX supports with and on behalf of HarvardX faculty and ensures that projects are resourced within established parameters. The Manager manages the full- and part-time program staff who provide just–in–time support for related project needs in multiple areas. The Manager participates in HarvardX capacity planning. As assigned, the Manager manages selected activities with internal and external partners.

To see the full job description, interested applicants should apply directly through Harvard's hiring management system ASPIRE. Search for Req ID 41103BR or the keyword 'HarvardX'.