Careers

We are currently offering two full-time positions (see below).
Please send cover letter and resume to jobs@conceptuamath.com.

Who We Are

We are Conceptua Math, a leading edtech company that supercharges elementary mathematics programs in school districts. We are an online digital curriculum provider located in San Rafael, CA and rapidly expanding our customer footprint across North America. Our team includes experienced math educators, engineers, marketers, and business people who are passionate about providing teachers with the best classroom content and interactive tools to help students excel at deeply understanding math.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ILLUSTRATOR – Contracted

  • 1 month / 164 hours

What We Are Looking For

Conceptua Math is seeking a talented, creative graphic designer/illustrator possessing an extensive design background to develop art and other assets for a Kindergarten-2nd grade audience. You will work closely with product designers and content members to develop & deliver art, icons, and other assets for a young audience of math learners. Please share your portfolio with your application.

Responsibilities

  • Create art assets for a young audience (5-7 yrs old) at various sizes and resolutions.
  • Create assets that will be used within a learning environment (e.g specific math models) and assets that will help illustrate the math such as people, shapes, animals, food, etc.
  • Develop an asset library that is organized and has a manageable naming system.
  • Work collaboratively with product designers and the content team to deliver all work.
  • Adhere to specific color palette specifications and style guides.
  • Help ensure students have a seamless experience throughout the K-2 product by creating a consistent look and feel across all assets.
  • Design assets for PNG and SVG format.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience from which comparable skills can be acquired.
  • Expertise with Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Animate, Photoshop).
  • Comfort with receiving feedback and ability to iterate based on feedback.
  • Understanding of children and the ability to design age-appropriate assets.
  • Ability to communicate designs clearly and effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Strong knowledge of color and layout, especially in learning environments.
  • Ability to attend to details while consistently producing.
  • Highly motivated self-starter requiring minimal direct supervision.
  • Experience designing for an e-learning tool, specifically for younger audiences is a plus.
  • Passion for improving learning experiences and education with technology is a plus.

This is a short-term contracted position. Offices are located in San Rafael with telecommuting options.

K2 CURRICULUM DEVELOPER

  • Full time
  • Full benefits
  • San Francisco Bay Area (San Rafael)

What We Are Looking For

Our sales are growing and so is our team. Conceptua Math is seeking a talented, creative mathematics content developer with strong writing skills and an extensive background in early elementary mathematics to develop content for an online, standards-aligned, research-based, interactive curricular product. You will dig into research on teaching mathematics developmentally and will work collaboratively with other content team members, tool designers, engineers, and university-based reviewers.

Responsibilities

  • Write early elementary K-2 mathematics .content for online, standards-aligned, research-based, interactive curricular product.
  • Use a proprietary development tool to create content and interactions in real time.
  • Create rich mathematical tasks (e.g., MARS tasks).
  • Work closely with university-based and teacher reviewer team and revise content as needed.
  • Work collaboratively with a product manager, tool designers, engineers, and other content developers.
  • Contribute to the educational design of interactive tools.
  • Develop lesson plans.
  • Adhere to company editorial style guide and suggest improvements as needed.

Qualifications

  • BA required; MA/EdM in math education, education, or educational technology preferred.
  • 5+ years experience developing elementary mathematics content, preferably in an online environment.
  • A love of math and strong belief in the use of interactive visualizations to teach math conceptually.
  • Deep understanding of K-2 mathematics curriculum and instruction (G3-5 also a plus).
  • Strong knowledge of the Common Core. Mathematics Standards, especially the Standards for Mathematical Practice.
  • Ability to attend to details at the lesson level while simultaneously considering the goals and needs of the overall product scope and sequence.
  • Highly motivated self-starter requiring minimal direct supervision.
  • Passionate about elevating the role of teachers and deepening students’ understanding of fundamental math concepts.
  • Elementary mathematics teaching experience preferred.

This is a full-time salaried position with benefits (medical, dental, vision) and stock options located in our San Rafael, CA office headquarters with partial telecommuting as needed.