Subject Matter Expert in Cloud Computing

  • MIT Horizon
  • Remote
  • Sep 24, 2020
Contract Big Data Cloud Computing Data Science Technical Writing

Job Description

MIT Horizon is seeking experts in various aspects of cloud computing to help support the development of educational content for adult professionals. The ideal candidate should have specific and deep knowledge in IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, data stewardship, network topology, inventory control and order management systems, business implications, regulatory compliance, and/or other relevant areas of cloud computing, both philosophical and practical.

Note: This is a contractor role, not a full-time employee position.

Another position is available in big data. Refer to job post for information.


Work with MIT Horizon senior editor and researchers to:

  • Draft notes, and provide guided bibliographies, on given cloud topics.
  • Answer questions and provide expertise via phone, email, and if possible in-person meetings.
  • Review and fact-check drafts of articles for accuracy and completeness.
  • Help connect educators to knowledgeable members of the cloud community.


  • Proven expertise in the study or industry of cloud computing.
  • 2 - 20 hours a week for three months.


Please click 'Apply Now' below to send your resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you are interested in the role.