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Pearson B3-Associate Test Publishing Analyst in Beijing, China

B3-Associate Test Publishing Analyst - ( 2108176 )


We are the world's learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

Pearson VUE is a business within Pearson PLC and is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centres in more than 175 countries.

The Associate Test Publisher (ATP) is responsible for a range of duties in relation to the publishing and quality assurance of the exams of Pearson VUE’s clients.

The ATP is accountable to management and is responsible for assisting Test Publishers with various tasks in the test publishing process. These include building exams, basic exam development functionality, pricing and some workflow management. The ATP will be also be responsible for assisting Test Publishing Quality Assurance analysts with quality assurance checks. As the ATP will sometimes work across both Test Publishing and Test Publishing Quality Assurance functions, they will undertake to commit to preserving the independence of each function and will not work on the same exam within each function.


Key Responsibilities

  • To build exams in line with sponsor specifications and publish them to the Pearson VUE testing system.

  • Use software for administering, scoring and interpreting Pearson VUE’s testing system and client exams.

  • Through liaison with the wider Exam Services team, ensure the highest quality standards for all testing materials.

  • Proactively plan for the attainment of future goals.

  • Effective and timely completion of personal objectives, requested reports and administration projects as assigned by team leader.

Key Activities

  • Use proprietary and general software tools to data load and build tests to client specification and publish them to the Pearson VUE testing system.

  • Conduct Quality Assurance tasks and reviews of exams for consistency with source files.

  • Ensure that the test output matches the test specification with regard to the accuracy of scoring, documenting discrepancies using standard forms and procedures when necessary.

  • Provide detailed, timely, efficient tracking and reporting on all assigned projects.

Essential Experience & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent industry-related experience.

  • Experience and understanding of software programming, testing and quality assurance concepts.

  • Experience of Microsoft Office products and technologies, including MS Excel and Word.

  • A keen attention to detail with a logical and common-sense approach to objectives, goals and projects.

  • Strong commercial focus.

  • Excellent time management, organisational and prioritisation skills

  • Experience of working in a highly pressured environment.

  • Proven outstanding level and knowledge of English language (written and oral). The ability to successfully communicate to all audience types and across multiple cultures.

Desirable Experience & Qualifications

  • XML, HTML, Java or other scripting language experience preferred.

  • Fluency in a language other than English

  • Flexibility required working additional hours to meet client needs and to work with colleagues globally. Occasional visits to other offices may be required

Primary Location : CN-CN-Beijing

Work Locations :

CN-Beijing-Global Trade GTC VUE

36 North Third Ring Road EastSuite 1201, Tower D


Job : Professional Development

Organization : Assessments VUE

Employee Status : Regular Employee

Job Type : Standard

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Jun 10, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2108176