Jobs

A list of current job openings for HarvardX.

HarvardX Video Editors (multiple openings)

HarvardX Video Editors are members of the HarvardX Production team, reporting to the Post-Production Supervisor, with a dotted line to the Project Lead(s) who manage the projects to which the Editors are assigned. Video Editors work with Harvard faculty, HarvardX Instructional Development team members, and the HarvardX Production team to help plan, conceptualize, develop, create and archive high quality video segments and other visual media assets (ie. slideshows, animations, still images, tablet capture, etc.) in support of online learning.

The complete job posting can be accessed by going to Harvard's employment page and, once you are in ASPIRE, Harvard's recruitment management system, clicking on "Search openings" and entering Auto Req ID: 32917BR.

HarvardX Project Leads (multiple openings)

HarvardX Project Leads are members of the HarvardX Instructional Development Group, reporting to one of that group’s Managers of Instructional Development. Project Leads oversee 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, HarvardX Project Leads assess the range of possible options for a particular learning experience and ensure an effective balance between established practice and opportunities for innovation. HarvardX Project Leads provide project management for the overall development and delivery of HarvardX online learning experiences, coordinate the project team members (from Harvard, HarvardX, edX and beyond) assigned to address those needs, and supervise any course development personnel hired on a contingent basis for the assigned project(s). Project Leads are members of the continuing HarvardX team (distinct from hires made for specific, time-limited projects).

The complete job posting can be accessed by going to Harvard's employment page and, once you are in ASPIRE, Harvard's recruitment management system, clicking on "Search openings" and entering Auto Req ID: 32962BR.

HarvardX Documentation Assistant (Temporary student position)

Using standard tools, models and templates, the Documentation Assistant will analyze and document the curricular content and activities of HarvardX projects (courses and modules) to produce a visual outline of each individual project as well as an inventory of pedagogical assets.  This process will give the HarvardX team basic data points about HarvardX courses and modules that can be used for further analysis and comparison.

The successful HarvardX Documentation Assistant will be know for careful attention to detail and rigor in documentation, consistent work effort over time, the ability to problem solve and work independently, and the ability to frame concise questions for quick, effective discussion and action.  S/he will be known for getting assignments done well and on time, and for bringing a proactive, collaborative attitude to assignments.

Applicants must be current Harvard undergraduate or graduate students.  This is a temporary position for one individual working 35 hours/week or two individuals working 17 hours/week for the remainder of the summer.  There is the possibility of continuing work into fall 2014 with reduced hours.  The salary is $25/hour.

To apply, please send a resume and a paragraph explaining your interest in the position to valerie_beilenson@harvard.edu.