Pearson Content Developer NCLEX in Chicago, Illinois

Content Developer NCLEX


Pearson VUE ( is the global leader in computer-based testingfor information technology, academic, government and professional testingprograms around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services fromtest development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’smost comprehensive and secure network of test centers in more than 180countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions ofindividuals every year.

Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson,the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leadingbusinesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges(UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).

NCLEX ® items to ensure their accuracy, clarity, and appropriateness, to classify test items with respect to their content along with several predetermined dimensions, and to maintain the accuracy and up-to-date information in content-related item database.

The Content Developer - NCLEX works with people in a wide variety of roles, to ensure the high quality of the NCLEX examinations. Primary duties include facilitation of panels and developing and reviewing item content.

  • Edit test items to ensure accuracy of content and style

  • Provide references in support of each item (i.e., for the correct response and the incorrect response alternatives)

  • Facilitate Item Writing and Item Review panels

  • Participate in Master Pool Review

  • Participate in Operational Review

  • Deal with issues related to the NCLEX ® item database and the progress of item development



Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing

  • Master's degree (completed or in-progress)

  • 5 years recent clinical practice

  • Experience with exam development strongly preferred

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Strong computer skills required

  • Effective time management skills and multi-tasking skills

  • Strong clinical nursing skills

  • Great attention to detail

  • Ethics and integrity a must

  • Initiative and perseverance a must

  • Behavior in accordance with core values

  • Experience in nursing education a plus

  • Must be a team player

Other (license/certification):

  • Active unencumbered RN license

  • Participate in required employee trainings: Data Protection and Privacy for Pearson VUE; Preventing Sexual Harassment; and Pear son Code of Business Conduct


Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-IL-Chicago

Work Locations: US-IL-Chicago-One North Dearborn One North Dearborn Street Part of 10th Floor Chicago 60602

Job: Professional Development

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Sep 21, 2017

Req ID: 1715642