Wolfram|Alpha Junior Math Developer (Independent Contractor)

Remote | Consulting Opportunities | Full-time | Fully remote

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Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language, is seeking a motivated Developer to help enrich and improve the mathematics content of Wolfram|Alpha. As a member of the Math Content team, you will specialize in designing and implementing new content for the Wolfram|Alpha family of products, including the Step-by-Step Solutions feature, the Wolfram Problem Generator, Wolfram|Alpha Notebook Edition and spoken mathematics results for programs like Apple’s Siri and Amazon Alexa. The ideal candidate will be an independently driven team player with fluency in mathematics who has strong problem-solving and communication skills.

  • College degree in math, computer science or a related field
  • Familiarity with Wolfram|Alpha and the Wolfram Language
  • Good working knowledge of math pedagogy
  • Ability to self motivate
  • Ability to work with a team

Preferred qualifications

  • Expertise in probability/statistics
  • Fastidiously clean programming habits
  • Education background (teaching, tutoring, textbook writing, course design/planning, education technology, etc.) in math or math-heavy subject matter
  • Background in scientific or data analytic fields
  • Familiarity with JavaScript or other programming languages
  • Multilingual

Location: Remote

Wolfram is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at its company. Women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.