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Cambium Learning Group

Software Developer/Data Analyst

🇺🇸 Remote - US

🕑 Full-Time


💻 Data Science

🗓️ April 17th, 2024

Pandas Python SQL
Job Overview:

As a Software Developer/Data Analyst II at Cambium Assessment Inc., you will report to the Technical Director and play a crucial role in developing software and conducting detailed data analysis in a production environment. We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, detail-oriented, and passionate about leveraging technology and data to drive insights and decision-making. If you are a skilled software developer and data analyst with a strong command of Python and a proven track record of delivering high-quality solutions, we encourage you to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop software in a production environment for the purpose of creating custom reports or carrying out detailed data analysis.
  • Verify data quality to ensure accurate analysis and reporting
  • Prepare data according to detailed technical specifications documents
  • Work alongside other team members and project managers to support delivery of student assessment data
  • Develop new software or improve existing software used to carry out responsibilities of the team
  • Create innovative solutions to an extensive range of ad hoc and complex data analysis and reporting requests using python and associated packages.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Masters Degree preferred,  in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Bio-Statistics or related field.
  • Bachelor’s plus 4 years of programming/data analysis experience including independent code development.
  • Master’s plus 2 years of programming/data analysis experience with independent code development .
  • Technical Experiences Required (Python, Pandas, Dask, Polars, Pyarrow)
  • Experience managing package modules in a local environment
  • Document test cases and implement testing
  • Knowledge of R, SQL, and/or C# a plus
  • Familiar with GIT/Bitbucket for code repository

Why Work With Us?

When you work with Cambium Assessment, you’ll be helping to design and build inspiring solutions that make a real impact on the online testing industry, as well as the educators and students we support.

  • Our systems are highly scaled and mission critical serving over a third of all students in grades 3-8 in the United States.
  • Our web applications are highly interactive and universally accessible.
  • Our machine scoring methods are driven by artificial intelligence allowing computers to perform such complex operations as grading essays with more accuracy than humans.
  • Our processes use intensive algorithmic computing allowing a customized experience for each student as the exam adapts real-time based upon answers given.

In the 2021–2022 school year, we delivered more than 100 million online tests, successfully supported peak testing volumes exceeding 1.3 million simultaneous test takers,  while ensuring an average response time of less than a tenth of a second. We have the most advanced features of any online testing system, and we continue to push boundaries to improve student performance measurement and enabling educators with actionable insights to drive better overall educational outcomes for our students. To learn more about our organization and the exciting work we do, visit

An Equal Opportunity Employer

We are dedicated to fostering a culture that celebrates unique backgrounds, ideas, and experiences. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.