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Interested in a job at WIDA?

We offer career opportunities across the organization, from research to project management, all of which are united around one vision: being the most trusted resource for the education of language learners. We hire talented people who put children first, leverage research to drive innovation, embrace collaboration, and are motivated by our mission.

Open Positions

Assistant Director of Professional Learning

Deadline to Apply: December 14, 2018

This position will lead a team to prioritize the adoption of SLD standards, WIDA Español (the associated professional learning training and development activities) and other multilingual programs that are within the strategic plan for the Professional Learning Division. More information, including application requirements, is available on the Jobs at UW-Madison Website.

.NET Full Stack Developer

Deadline to Apply: December 27, 2018

WIDA is in search of a developer with a high level of proficiency in the design and development of full stack applications utilizing Microsoft .NET technologies and SQL Server backend.  More information, including application requirements, is available on the Jobs at UW-Madison Website.


WIDA is an organization committed to:

  • Individual training and development
  • Work/family balance
  • Inclusion in work and hiring practices
  • Kindness and collaboration over competition
  • Space to make mistakes, learn and grow

The University offers a generous benefits package, including:

  • Paid time off (vacation, personal holiday, sick leave and legal holidays)
  • Insurance coverage options (health, dental, vision, life, disability and retirement)


To apply for one of our open positions, follow the link to the job description listed on the Jobs at UW-Madison page and select the Apply Now button.

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