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US-MD-Rockville | US-IL-Chicago
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading professional services firm specializing in all aspects of education and other social policy issues. AIR prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for significant federal, state, and private organizations. The intellectual diversity of our 1,800 employees enables us to bring together experts from many fields in the search for innovative answers to any challenge. We are currently looking for a .NET Developer to join our team.
Job ID
9203
United States
US-DC | US-VA-Reston
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading professional services firm with a growing software engineering and product development team. We design and build things that are inspiring and make a real impact in the online testing industry. We are currently seeking a .NET Lead Software Engineer to join our team in the Washington, DC or Reston, VA office. Be part of something innovative and cutting edge. Join our team of more than a hundred software engineers, designers, project managers and software specialists that are smart, creative and excited by what they do. Some of our ground-breaking work includes: • advanced computer-adaptive algorithms (only one that’s peer-approved in the country) • mobile support for the user interfaces • learning management systems with social media features • user interfaces that are universally accessible to people with or without disabilities • innovative, machine-scorable items
Job ID
8920
United States
US-DC-Washington
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading professional services firm which prides itself in conducting high-impact, high-stakes projects for significant Federal, state, and private organizations. The intellectual diversity of our 1,600 employees enables us to bring together experts from many fields in the search for innovative answers to any challenge. Within AIR, the Corporate Finance Office (CFO) is a dynamic workplace with a clear agenda to develop a service oriented organization in line with the business. It is composed of a strong team of co-workers and challenging varied roles that aim to stretch and expand the value CFO delivers within AIR. We currently have an opportunity for an Accounting Specialist in the Corporate Finance Office in Washington,D.C. (Georgetown). The Accounting Specialist is an integral part of the General Accounting team and will take responsibility for performing month end close procedures and conducting general accounting duties.
Job ID
10163
United States
US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. 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. We are currently seeking an Administrative Assistant to provide overall administrative support the Senior Directors of our Test Development team in our Education Assessment Program.
Job ID
9366
United States
ZM
AIR is a US-based not-for-profit company specializing in education programming, educational assessment, and other social policy issues. AIR’s International Development Program seeks to enhance the capacity of people in developing countries to improve their quality of life through education and social development. We have worked in collaboration with local and international stakeholders in more than 80 countries over the past three decades. We seek to ensure children’s equitable access to all levels of education; improve the quality and relevance of education; and empower individuals, communities, and institutions as agents of social and behavioral change.
Job ID
10156
Zambia
US-DC
Be part of something innovative and cutting edge. Join our team of more than a hundred software engineers, designers, project managers and software specialists that are smart, creative and excited by what they do. Some of our ground-breaking work includes: • advanced computer-adaptive algorithms (only one that’s peer-approved in the country) • mobile support for the user interfaces • learning management systems with social media features • user interfaces that are universally accessible to people with or without disabilities • innovative, machine-scorable items The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading professional services firm with a growing software engineering and product development team. We design and build things that are inspiring and make a real impact in the online testing industry. We are currently seeking a Data Analyst (SQL) to join our software development group.
Job ID
10084
United States
US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading professional services firm with a growing Reporting Team. We are pioneers in the design and building of online and paper reports that are based on powerful, behind-the-scenes analysis of student test score data, making a real impact for teachers and students across the country. We are currently seeking a Data Reporting Analyst to join our Score Reporting team in the Washington, DC (Georgetown) office.
Job ID
9288
United States
US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a leading professional services firm with a growing Reporting Team. We are pioneers in the design and building of online reports using innovative, cutting-edge technology that are based on powerful, behind-the-scenes analysis of student test score data, making a real impact for teachers and students across the country. We are currently seeking a Data Reporting Analyst – Online Reporting System to join our Score Reporting team in the Washington, DC (Georgetown) office.
Job ID
9395
United States
US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. AIR’s mission is to conduct and apply the best behavioral and social science research towards improving people’s lives, with a special emphasis on the disadvantaged. Much of this work informs the development and implementation of policies that require and produce significant quantities of diverse data. Data scientists at AIR use a blend of technology skills and theory to contribute to cutting-edge research design, implementation, and capacity building. Our team promotes data scientists’ career development through interdisciplinary collaboration, training opportunities, a community of practice, mentorship and managerial responsibilities, and the opportunity to work on meaningful projects spanning several domains, including education, public health, workforce, science and innovation policy, criminal justice, and housing. We balance contemporary agile development with rigorous approaches to research design, all the while remaining outcomes-driven and aligned to our clients’ missions and goals. This position is located within AIR’s Survey and Data Sciences (SDS) group in Washington, D.C., which supports the design, collection, analysis, and dissemination of statistics that are objective, accurate, and timely.
Job ID
10120
United States
US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. AIR’s mission is to conduct and apply the best behavioral and social science research towards improving people’s lives, with a special emphasis on the disadvantaged. Much of this work informs the development and implementation of policies that require and produce significant quantities of diverse data. Data scientists at AIR use a blend of technology skills and theory to contribute to cutting-edge research design, implementation, and capacity building. Our team promotes data scientists’ career development through interdisciplinary collaboration, training opportunities, a community of practice, and the opportunity to work on meaningful projects spanning several domains, including education, public health, workforce, science and innovation policy, criminal justice, and housing. We balance contemporary agile development with rigorous approaches to research design, all the while remaining outcomes-driven and aligned to our clients’ missions and goals. This position is located within AIR’s Survey and Data Sciences (SDS) group, which supports the design, collection, analysis, and dissemination of statistics that are objective, accurate, and timely.
Job ID
10153
United States
US-DC
AIR is looking for experienced Senior Database Engineers that will design and develop highly scalable, performance driven databases which are simultaneously accessed by hundreds of thousands of users and students. DB engineers will use latest database technologies, practices and schemas to address performance, scalability, and efficiency issues with high transaction volume systems. We are looking for Subject Matter Experts (SME) to provide leadership in Database architecture and Design to all cross functions in the department. Be part of something innovative and cutting edge. Join our team of more than a hundred software engineers, designers, project managers and software specialists that are smart, creative and excited by what they do. Some of our ground-breaking work includes: • advanced computer-adaptive algorithms (only one that’s peer-approved in the country) • mobile support for the user interfaces • learning management systems with social media features • user interfaces that are universally accessible to people with or without disabilities • innovative, machine-scorable items
Job ID
10155
United States
ZM
AIR is a US-based not-for-profit company specializing in education programming, educational assessment, and other social policy issues. AIR’s International Development Program seeks to enhance the capacity of people in developing countries to improve their quality of life through education and social development. We have worked in collaboration with local and international stakeholders in more than 80 countries over the past three decades. We seek to ensure children’s equitable access to all levels of education; improve the quality and relevance of education; and empower individuals, communities, and institutions as agents of social and behavioral change.
Job ID
10157
Zambia
US-DC
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) has opportunities available in Washington, D.C. for a Development Economist to work in our International Research and Evaluation group. AIR's international work improves the quality of life in developing countries by using rigorous research and evaluation to enhance education and social development. We conduct impact evaluations on a wide range of topics including cash transfer programs, early childhood nutrition programs, education interventions, health product distribution programs, and agricultural interventions. We partner with locally based researchers to provide context relevant policy analysis and to help build the research capacity in developing countries. Our work contributes to policy and financial decisions at the national and international level in countries around the world.
Job ID
10145
United States
US-DC
The Assessment Program at AIR is a well regarded organization that is growing rapidly. 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 we seek individuals who are willing to roll up their sleeves to produce high quality work in a timely manner. We are seeking a Director, Psychometrics to join the team in our Washington, DC office.
Job ID
8745
United States
US
American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's leading behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. We are a research consulting firm that provides research and evaluation, measurement, technical assistance and policy analysis. The intellectual diversity of our over 1,900 employees enables us to bring together experts from many fields in the search for innovative answers to challenges that span the human life course. We apply rigorous science methods to address real world issues on behalf of clients that include federal and state agencies, leading foundations, school districts and private businesses and, international development agencies. AIR’s experts are a frequent source of information and guidance for policymakers, clients and the news media. We are currently seeking Economist/Researchers to join our growing domestic Research and Evaluation service area. Opportunity to work in a broad range of areas, from early childhood development to professional development to training techniques that expand career opportunities and worker productivity. Positions are available in our Washington, DC, North Bethesda, MD, Chicago, IL, Austin, TX, Waltham, MA, Chapel Hill, NC, and San Mateo, CA offices.
Job ID
10147
United States
US-DC
American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the world's leading behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. We are a research consulting firm that provides research and evaluation, measurement, technical assistance and policy analysis. The intellectual diversity of our over 1,900 employees enables us to bring together experts from many fields in the search for innovative answers to challenges that span the human life course. We apply rigorous science methods to address real world issues on behalf of clients that include federal and state agencies, leading foundations, school districts and private businesses and, international development agencies. AIR’s experts are a frequent source of information and guidance for policymakers, clients and the news media. We are currently seeking Researchers to join our growing domestic Research and Evaluation service area. Positions are available in our Washington, DC, North Bethesda, MD, Chicago, IL, Austin, TX, Waltham, MA, Chapel Hill, NC, and San Mateo, CA offices. Health Researcher: Opportunity to work in the areas of health services including: quality of care, quality of life, consumer engagement, health communication, financing and cost of care, and behavioral health (i.e., substance abuse and mental health).
Job ID
10146
United States
US-DC
You are passionate about education and have spent a great deal of time in K-12 schools working with teachers. You understand how K-12 teachers think and are familiar with the technology demands teachers face in the course of the important work they do. You will train teachers across the country via webinars, on-site trainings, and easy-to-understand system User Guides on how to use each component of AIR’s online testing system. Webinars, on-site trainings and User Guides will cover the following topics and more: • how to register teachers for testing • ordering paper test materials • viewing and editing test settings and tools • how to start, pause and end a test session • approving students for testing • how to monitor test progress during a session • how to use data from the tests to improve instruction. Your experience working with K-12 teachers makes it easy for you to translate a system into specific questions asked by teachers and ultimately into eLearning modules organized around the tasks that teachers want to complete. You are adept at writing user guides, online instructing, virtual training, and eLearning development. At this stage in your career you are looking for new opportunities – a place where you can shape the eLearning environment from the ground up, with room to grow, move up, and apply your passion for building engaging e-learning products to help people learn. If this is you, look no further. AIR Assessment is the leader in providing computer adaptive online tests for K-12 assessments in the US. Our technology platform is used in 26 states across the country by millions of students and teachers. Our clients rely on us to provide cutting edge training that keeps them engaged, entertained and informed. We are looking for someone to help take our training products to the next level. You will work directly with members of the senior management team to develop and implement a vision for the next generation of eLearning products. You will also work cross-functionally with a team of software developers, testers, project managers and technical writers. Your online courses and user guides will be read by thousands of teachers across the country and will impact the education of millions of students. This position is based at our headquarters in Washington, DC. Successful candidates are required to be on site. This is not a remote position. We are hiring at all levels.
Job ID
10175
United States
US-IL-Chicago
The Assessment Program at AIR is a well regarded organization that is growing rapidly. 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. We are currently seeking an English Language Arts (ELA) Test Developer to join on our team in the Washington, D.C. or Chicago, IL office.
Job ID
9390
United States
US-DC
AIR is looking for a rock star Assistant to support two executives. In this role, you will need to be able to handle a wide range of administrative support tasks and juggle diverse responsibilities. You are incredibly well-organized, flexible, maintain great relationships internally and externally, and are an amazing communicator. This person will work in a fast-paced environment requiring detail-oriented work, quick thinking, independence, and professionalism. You must be enthusiastic, flexible, well-organized and a team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills. Must possess common sense, and have a thick skin to let the small things roll away. You are a talented, bright, high-energy individual who pays close attention to detail and thrives in a fast-paced environment. You have past experience as an Administrative or Executive Assistant.
Job ID
10141
United States
US-CA-San Mateo
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is one of the largest behavioral and social science research organizations in the world. Our overriding goal is to use the best science available to bring the most effective ideas and approaches to enhancing everyday life. We have been helping to make a difference in the areas of education, student assessment, individual and organization performance, health research and communications, human development, workplace equity and statistical research methods. For us, making the world a better place is not wishful thinking. It is the goal that drives us. We are currently seeking a Facilities Associate to join our Facilities team in San Mateo, CA.
Job ID
10134
United States