Help improve how millions of people learn French on Duolingo.

We are looking for a creative soul with near-native proficiency in French, great pedagogical instincts, and strong organizational skills. If you are skilled in creative writing in French, can develop fun content in a variety of formats, and are able to adjust the complexity of your language to accommodate language learner needs, this job is for you! You will join our team of course designers and help us scale our efforts to deliver the best language education in the world. Join Duolingo to feel empowered as an educator, affecting how millions of people learn. 

This role is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

Responsibilities:

  • Work side by side with talented content developers, curriculum designers, project managers, and engineers to deliver high-quality content for teaching French
  • Help with writing, editing, proofreading, and reviewing French learning materials across a variety of products and features, from creative passages or dialogues to structured grammatical tips
  • Help develop educational content that’s fun, quirky, and accessible to learners at a given target proficiency level

Requirements:

  • BA in French, linguistics, creative writing, or a related field (with graduation dates between 2019 and 2020)
  • Native or near-native proficiency in continental French
  • Excellent creative writing skills
  • Ability to adjust the vocabulary and grammar in your writing in French to make it accessible to language learners at different proficiency levels
  • Ability to explain complex concepts in simple and easy-to-understand terms
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to relocate to Pittsburgh, PA

Exceptional candidates will have:

  • Good explicit knowledge of the grammar, dialects, and other properties of French

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