Assessment Specialists

Title: Assessment Specialists

Multiple positions available – see fields of specialty required


Term: Anticipated 5 months

Hours: Anticipated 40 hours per week 


Only qualified candidates will be considered:

  • MUST HAVE: Master’s Degree in field of specialty is necessary- see fields below
  • Teaching experience is desirable

Assessment Specialists needed for the following areas (fields of specialty)

Calculus. Master’s in Mathematics required
Computer Science. Master’s in Computer Science/Mathematics required
Human Geography. Master’s in Geography required
Statistics. Master’s in Statistics/Mathematics required

The Role:

The Assessment Item Writer writes, reviews, and revises test questions aligned with specific subject-area standards.

Works independently and as part of a team.


  • Researches for and writes items in area of assigned responsibility in accordance with client requirements.
  • May critically review items written by other team members.
  • Assists in conducting research.
  • Assists in creating item pools for a project or program.
  • Adhere to ethical standards and comply with the laws and regulations applicable to this position.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong writing skills
  • Knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Outlook 
  • Technologically savvy to learn new systems quickly
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment, meet strict deadlines, and receive constructive feedback
  • Accepted file types: doc, pdf, txt, docx.