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HarvardX Project Lead

The HarvardX Project Lead is a member of the HarvardX Instructional Development Group, reporting to one of that group’s Managers of Instructional Development. The Project Lead oversees the conception, development, delivery and assessment of high quality, high impact online learning experiences for HarvardX. Working closely with assigned faculty and with colleagues in the HarvardX instructional development, production, technology and research groups, the HarvardX Project Lead assesses the range of possible options for a particular learning experience and ensures an effective balance between established practice and opportunities for innovation. The HarvardX Project Lead provides project management for the overall development and delivery of HarvardX online learning experiences, coordinates the project team members (from Harvard, HarvardX, edX and beyond) assigned to address those needs, and supervises any course development personnel hired on a contingent basis for the assigned project(s). The Project Lead 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 (Req ID 39569BR).

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').