JavaScript Job: Content Specialist

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Matific is a leading global education technology provider, delivering an adaptive online learning platform for primary school mathematics. With our product being utilised by millions of students, teachers and parents in 100+ countries we are helping educate the youth and bring equality to education. With over $50M USD invested and a global team of over 200 employees, we are committed to achieving our goals. We’ve also picked up a number of awards including numerous CODiEs, Academics’ Choice and Edtech Digest to name a few.


We are looking for a highly motivated, talented, and technically capable content creator to design and build learning activities for students in our platform. You will be managing the development of materials from initial scoping stages, through drafting and narrative design, and finally in implementation through our proprietary authoring tool.


  • Identifying learning aspects to be taught and practised within a given topic for students in the K-10 age range
  • Working with a range of international curriculum documents to assess what needs to be taught, and at what level
  • Working with the team to propose and execute upon pedagogically rigorous and intrinsically engaging mathematics activities
  • Creating content items aligned with Matific's pedagogical principles
  • Using our proprietary tool (built on JavaScript) to implement student tasks
  • Using storytelling and composition skills to create engaging experiences
  • Working with artists to create mathematically precise assets
  • Working with developers to articulate additional functionality required to deliver on educational objectives

  • A passion for teaching mathematics
  • Teaching or tutoring experience in mathematics
  • Some familiarity with at least one programming language
  • Attention to detail
  • Creativity and enthusiasm
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Eagerness to work as part of a highly collaborative and lively team
  • Ability to give robust and honest feedback, and the resilience to receive it
  • Ability to work within (and help evolve) our deadlines, scope, and style guides

  • A business with a strong purpose, to provide quality education to children everywhere
  • A fast and exciting scale-up environment
  • Edtech is a booming industry
  • Work closely alongside seasoned successful entrepreneurs
  • Opportunity to innovate and challenge the status quo
  • Great remuneration