Career Corner

An August roundup of Scholastic jobs

Emily Morrow  //  Aug 10, 2018

An August roundup of Scholastic jobs

Looking to make a career change? This month, we're spotlighting some new job postings as part of our regular "Career Corner" series!

As always, you can also check our LinkedIn page and our Career site. (Also: check out our Talent Network! See the note at the bottom of this post.)

Featured jobs for August:

  • Exhibitions Manager
  • Associate Manager, Programs
  • Director, Digital Parent Channel
  • Release Engineer

Exhibitions Manager, The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers

Reporting to the Director of Development, the Exhibitions Manager will be responsible for all production aspects of the New York City Regional Exhibition, Art.Write.Now National Exhibition at Parsons The New School for Design and Pratt Manhattan Gallery, as well as several traveling exhibitions.

To view the complete job description, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Associate Manager of Programs, The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers

Reporting to the Senior Manager of National Programs, the Associate Manager of Programs will manage the Region-at-Large program and provide operational support for both Regional and National awards programs. The Associate Manager of Programs must be a highly motivated team player with a demonstrated aptitude for short and long-term project management as well as a strong administrator and communicator who is capable of working effectively in a creative, diverse and fast-paced environment.

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Director, Digital Parent Channel

This position will provide leadership, ownership, and drive results in the following key areas:

  • Parent/Consumer Digital Strategy; Engagement Model with Book Fairs Business; Build & Maintain Parent Digital Content; Drive Parent Channel Traffic and Revenue to the Scholastic Store Online (SSO); Build New Product(s) targeted at Parent audience; Drive Revenue

The successful candidate will possess extensive experience in producing digital content, driving eCommerce, and launching new consumer products. Key requirements, include: 

  • Experience with digital content and commerce in a consumer driven business.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, technology, or engineering – advanced degree a plus. (a combination of technology and business degrees is ideal). 
  • A prior role that demonstrates the ability to use digital content, digital marketing, and social engagement to drive and grow commerce. 
  • Experience leading and managing small teams with big missions. 
  • High level influencer and partnering skills 
  • Track record of creating consumer digital experiences that drive commerce 
  • Current on leading edge technologies used in digital content development and eCommerce 
  • Experience in an agile product development model 
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills 
  • Change agent 

To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

Release Engineer

The Release Engineer will join Scholastic’s System Lifecycle Engineering team to create and maintain deployable systems artifacts across the various STS Programs. The engineer will build (or source), maintain, and integrate the underlying technology stacks that support software builds and/or application deployments. The candidate will also serve as a subject matter expert (SME) to development teams and will act as Level3 support for Production and Operations. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Architecting, maintaining, and streamlining our automated build and release pipeline from code compilation, automated testing, to deploying releases to multiple environments
  • Defining best practices for source control management, creating and maintaining documentation of the build/release process
  • Investigating tools and processes and integrating them so that they can improve the reliability, stability and efficiency with which we release our services

 To view the complete job descriptions, including additional responsibilities and desired qualifications, click here.

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  • Receive alerts about new job opportunities that match your interests

  • Stay up-to-date on company news from Scholastic

  • Be able to digitally share job opportunities with family and friends

Whether you choose to apply to a specific role today or just leave your information for future opportunities, we look forward to staying connected with you!