Program Manager or Director at The Learning Agency Lab

The Learning Agency Lab - Remote - Full time

About the Position:

The full-time position will build strong relations with leading data scientists, education researchers, and education innovators in order to identify pressing educational challenges and robust, related data sets. The program manager or director will design and execute a series of prestigious machine learning competitions to draw talent and attention to these challenges.

Specific title and responsibilities will depend on the candidates previous experience.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Analyze existing research and the success of existing education technology to consider priorities for future education research and innovation.

-Developing data science competition ideas that promote the field of learning engineering to improve student outcomes.

-Analyzing data and research procedures around issues of learning engineering, privacy, and natural language processing.

-Building relationships with data scientists, innovators, and to support joint goals to improve and increase education research and development

Candidate Requirements:

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

-Extensive experience in data analytics and/or natural language processing

-Eager to help release a large, complex data sets

-Exemplary follow-through and flexibility

-Knowledge of learning engineering, data science, and/or privacy issues.

-Bachelor’s degree; Masters or PhD preferred.

-Creative and strategic thinker


Salary and benefits will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

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Experience Level

Mid Level

The Learning Agency Lab

The Learning Agency Lab is a non-profit that helps organizations and practitioners harness the power of learning. The organization collaborates with a variety of partners to develop high-quality research, writing, and products. We are result-oriented and operate in an entrepreneurial environment.

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