AIR Assessment is one of America’s leading K -12 educational assessment entities, currently holding prime contracts for educational testing and scoring in many states. AIR Assessment is a national leader in computer based adaptive assessments; a market that is rapidly growing. We focus on providing our clients with customized assessments that not only measure student achievement against state standards, but also provide meaningful score reports that can help students, parents, and educators address any areas of student weakness. Our environment is fast-paced and requires people at all levels who are willing to roll up their sleeves to get the work done on time while maintaining high quality. As a part of AIR, a not-for-profit organization, we are more than 1,900 people working to improve lives in communities domestically and around the world. Our mission calls for us to turn the best research into practice, which we do in every arena in which we work.
Do you want to be a part of something innovative and cutting edge? If your answer is yes, then join our team of project managers, designers, and software specialists that are smart, creative and excited about the impact they are making on students’ education around the nation. American Institutes for Research (“AIR”) Assessment provides assessment services and technical assistance to school systems nationwide.
We are currently seeking a Test Developer to join our Operations team in Washington, DC.
The Math Test Developer will lead state assessment projects and tasks that include the development and management of Math Assessment programs. Responsibilities include:
• Managing the review, revision, and delivery of Math test items and ensuring item quality; • Leading a team and providing professional development and support for all team members; • Leading internal and external meetings with AIR review teams and clients; • Collaborating with AIR technical and operations staff; and • Developing work management plans.
• Qualified applicants will hold at least a Bachelor’s degree in Math or a related field. • Must have a minimum of 3 years of experience teaching Math and/or managing Math item development functions within an education assessment environment. • Strong knowledge and experience with the U.S. Education and Education Assessment system is required.
Internal Number: 10798
About American Institutes for Research
AIR is one of the world's largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. Our overriding goal is to use the best science available to bring the most effective ideas and approaches to enhancing everyday life. For us, making the world a better place is not wishful thinking. It is the goal that drives us.
Founded in 1946 as a not-for-profit organization, we conduct our work with strict independence, objectivity and non-partisanship. Learn more about our history.
The intellectual diversity of our 1,800 employees enables us to bring together experts from many fields in the search for innovative answers to challenges that span the human life course.
AIR’s mission is to conduct and apply the best behavioral and social science research and evaluation towards improving people's lives, with a special emphasis on the disadvantaged.
Within the United States and internationally, AIR will be the preeminent organization that
produces improvements in education, health, and the workforce;
addresses the needs of individuals, organizations, and communities;
designs and advances statistical and research methods;
causes pract...itioners and organizations to adopt evidence-based practices; and
informs public understanding and policymaking by the best evidence.
Diversity and Inclusion
AIR’s commitment to diversity goes beyond legal compliance to its full integration in our strategy, operations, and work environment.