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IT Careers at Purdue

Build a career in ITColleagues,

On a monthly basis, information technology vacancies will be advertised here.

At its best, career & professional development is a partnership between you and your manager. The purpose of the employment website is to:

  • provide greater transparency into the variety of information technology opportunities on campus
  • emphasize information technology as a career with multiple career tracks: technical, management, project management, etc.
  • spark a dialogue between you and your manager about the necessary experiences that facilitate both vertical and lateral movement needed for career advancement

For more information, please visit Taleo or click the title of each position.

Best,
Gerry


To apply for information technology student employment opportunities, please visit the Student Employment website.

Notice: These positions are updated around the 15th of each month. The last update occurred on November 18, 2014. If you select a position that is no longer active, you will receive a notice that the position is no longer available.

ResNet Service Administrator - IT Customer Relations - Job Number:1403063

The ResNet Service Administrator will coordinate support services with IT in partnership with the management teams within Residential Living. Manage a student technical team for support of ResNet issues. Responsible for the effective operation of residence network from the individual PC to the interface of the network and work cooperatively with Network Operations on main network issues affecting the Residence Halls. This position will ‎identify, communicate and mitigate risks to change readiness, change acceptance and change management ‎‎initiatives.‎ ‎Provide ‎mentoring to business contacts, process owners and process ‎coordinators ‎within University Residences. Provide analysis of metrics, processes, policies, and priorities and their effect on University Residences. Ensure communication of changes through appropriate mechanisms to promote customer awareness.

IT Coordinator - School of Management - Job Number: 1403050

The successful candidate is responsible for the installation, deployment and management of School computing technology resources. Provide one-on-one technical support for Krannert faculty/staff users. Investigate and test technology (software/hardware) and make recommendations for computing solutions to meet business needs.

Desktop Support Specialist  - College of Liberal Arts Administration - Job Number: 1402982

The successful candidate is responsible for coordinating and providing technical support services to faculty and staff in the College of Liberal Arts. Coordinate services to install, upgrade, and support use of hardware, software, peripheral devices, and other technologies; develop and implement new uses of information technology to enhance academic, instructional, and research activities; maintain operational support for College networking systems; act as a liaison between College customers and other campus technology organizations. Work with a team of information technology staff to provide services to College faculty, staff and students.

This posting represents 2 vacancies - one position is full-time (40 hrs/wk) and the other position is part-time (20 hrs/wk)

Programmer Analyst  - IT Application Services - Job Number: 1402956

The Programmer Analyst is responsible for analysis, design, development, and support of technical solutions to integrate or compliment elements of the University's administrative computing portfolio. This portfolio consists of major ERP systems, data warehouse applications, open source systems and departmental applications. Work closely with business analysts, client areas and technical staff to identify and specify requirements for technical solutions to support business processes. Provides consultation and recommendations for alternative application solutions and comprehensive technical support for applications. Implement, modify or develop business applications . Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of application development processes. Provides daily production and technical support which may include on-call, non-business hour support.

Associate Project Manager - IT Infrastructure Services Job Number: 1402902

Under direct supervision, the Associate Project Manager oversees small projects or phases of larger projects. Responsible for coordinating activities of project teams, identifying appropriate resources; along with the development of schedules to ensure timely completion of projects. Coordinate activities of the project teams, keeping the projects in scope and on schedule, as well as the role and function of each team member. Provide task management and follow-up for submitted service requests and change requests. Projects managed are typically 1-3 months in length and involve individual technologies, vendors or functions. Works directly with leadership and project managers for guidance and expertise.

Instructional Designer - Purdue Extended Campus Distance Learning - Job Number: 1402828

The successful candidate will provide professional services to faculty and staff supporting the teaching and learning mission of the university and Purdue Extended Campus. Collaborate with faculty on course development projects in areas such as web development, media development, instructional design, and assessment and evaluation of instructional outcomes. Conduct one-on-one consultations with faculty, staff and students.

Business Analyst - Business Process, Training and Communications for Business Services - Job Number: 1402864

The successful candidate will provide reporting services to support the Business Services organization, including (but not limited to): development, designing, creating, writing, communicating and implementing reports and reporting processes. The incumbent will also support business process improvement initiatives.

Manager, Informatics - Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Effectiveness - Job Number: 1402840

Purdue is reinventing the learning experience by creating innovative digital tools based on educational research and experimental design. We’re looking for a passionate, high-performing individual who can motivate and drive a diverse team of developers. This individual will ensure that staff are creating, maintaining, and scaling a suite of innovative software that supports student success. Strong decision-making skills are key, especially with evaluating risk and deciding when to innovate and when to not. As a leader in our fast-paced group, this individual will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to shape the future of learning and student success.

Operations Assistant, Gnotobiotics - Office of Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships (EVPRP) Job Number: 1402703

Responsible for the daily oversight and care of Gnotobiotic program. Position will need to do the initial startup work for establishing the program and get isolators and systems up to speed. After initial startup, this position will provide care and oversight with the assistance of trained technicians from other areas

Technical Support Analyst - Veterinary Medicine- Job Number: 1402827

This position provides computer hardware and software support for the Faculty, Staff, and Students in the College of Veterinary Medicine. This includes installation and maintenance of PC hardware and software and assisting faculty, staff, and students with computer support related issues.

Unix Systems Administrator - Engineering Computer Network (ECN)- Job Number: 1402744

The UNIX systems Administrator is responsible for the installation, configuration and administration of Linux Operating Systems for the Engineering Computer Network. Primary duties will include the installation and management of a variety of different license management software. This includes the renewing and procurement of new and existing licenses. Secondary duties will include the evaluation, recommendation, installation and maintenance of third party software packages. Diagnosing and resolving system and software problems. Identify and apply appropriate software upgrades and patches. Provide leadership to the User and Desktop Support group to develop support procedures of UNIX systems.

Business Intelligence Analyst - IT Application Services - Job Number: 1402714

The Business Intelligence Analyst is responsible for expertise in the operations, training and support of enterprise business intelligence (BI) solutions. Works closely with end users, business partners, and technical teams to gather requirements and provide solutions to business problems. Leads and mentors end users, business partners, other business analysts, and technical staff on report/dashboard development techniques and best practices. Delivers instruction and instructional materials. Ensures data quality in the BI environment. Provide critical thinking and problem solving skills to assist in delivering successful BI solutions. Focuses on the removal of barriers to BI adoption. Proactively identifies, builds, and maintains relationships with business process owners and colleagues. Produces quality deliverables on time and within budget.

Desktop Services Specialist - IT Customer Relations- Job Number: 1402610

The successful candidate will address technical issues to ensure a quick restoration of service or proper escalation. Troubleshoot and resolve hardware and software issues including but not limited to computers, printers, mobile devices, video conferencing, peripherals, which may require onsite support, remote technical assistance and diagnostics. Develop documentation for the knowledgebase, change management and production readiness. Create, test, and deploy software packages and computer images within centralized desktop management systems for Windows and Macintosh operating systems. Proactively support the day-to-day security of the desktop environment, including desktop operating systems, firewalls, antivirus, and software patching. Support the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure including creating virtualized applications, maintaining and deploying images, space management, policy management, and research. Support the file services environment including reporting, creating folders, permissions management, managing space utilization, and consulting for file services needs.

 Software Engineer - IT Security & Policy- Job Number: 1402696

The Software Engineer will create solutions to meet advanced computing needs by designing and developing applications that provide identity and access management or other security services and applications. Utilizing a variety of software technologies to help design, develop, and unit test applications, the Software Engineer will frequently work to resolve defects encountered during various testing cycles, and must be capable of adapting to changing priorities. The Software Engineer will work within a team environment to gather requirements, participate in design reviews, implement and/or integrate new functionality, maintain systems, and assist with quality assurance. Documentation is required to help train operational staff to provide support, and provide some level of direct support to end users.

Senior Protocol Analyst - Office of the Vice President for Research - Job Number: 1402399

Serves as regulatory compliance analyst, educator and manager who exercises operational responsibility on a daily basis for the Institutional Review Board(s)  to which they are assigned charged with protecting the rights and welfare of human research participants.  Responsible, either directly or through managing others, for ensuring that IRB protocols satisfy federal regulations, guidelines and institutional requirements. Although employed in the Office of Vice President for Research, any selected candidate who is an attorney would be invited to join a network of internal University attorneys who have "dotted line" relationship to University Legal Counsel for the purpose of coordinating oversight of legal and regulatory issues arising within their subject matter areas.     

Senior Web Application Developer - Agriculture Information Technology (AgIT) - Job Number: 1402395

Design, develop and implement web applications; provide technical leadership to team members and recommend development techniques that will support the strategic priorities of the College of Agriculture. Work as part of a team to develop innovative web applications through the incorporation of technology standards. Work closely with faculty and staff to identify needs and develop creative solutions towards Teaching, Research and Extension. Stay current with emerging technologies. Work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment focusing on rapid, high quality product development and high-end customer service.

Software Engineer - Research Computing - Job Number:1402250

The Software Engineer will create solutions to meet advanced computing needs by designing and developing applications that require high performance and distributed computing resources, scientific datasets, web and internet technologies, and graphical user interfaces. Utilizing a variety of software technologies to help design, develop, and unit test applications, the Software Engineer will frequently work to resolve defects encountered during various testing cycles, and must be capable of adapting to changing priorities.

Programmer/Analyst - Veterinary Teaching Hospital - Job Number: 1402423

Support the internally developed Hospital Information System as well as supporting integrated applications such as Electronic Medical Records, Lab Information System, RIS, PACS and Inventory Control. Will develop new applications in support of the mission of the VTH. Will author complex web pages and complex templates in order to generate dynamic web pages, including web portals for use by VTH students, staff and referring DVMs. Will serve as liaison between internal and external customers including vendor support personnel to ensure timely and proper resolution of problems.

Programmer/Analyst - Veterinary Administration - Job Number: 1402435

The Programmer/Analyst will author, maintain, and support several custom applications for the College of Veterinary Medicine. These applications will include a student tracking system, a specialized curriculum management system designed for medical programs, instructional application development, and tools to support faculty, staff, students, and research.

Senior Web Application Developer (SharePoint) - Agriculture Information Technology (AgIT) -Job Number: 1402454

Design, develop and implement web applications; provide technical leadership to team members and recommend development techniques that will support the strategic priorities of the College of Agriculture. Work as part of a team to develop innovative web applications through the incorporation of technology standards. Work closely with faculty and staff to identify needs and develop creative solutions towards Teaching, Research and Extension. Stay current with emerging technologies. Work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment focusing on rapid, high quality product development and high-end customer service.

Educational Technologist - IT Teaching & Learning Technologies - Job Number:1402482

The Educational Technologist will provide professional services to faculty and staff supporting the teaching and learning mission of the university. Collaborate with faculty ‎on course development projects in areas such as web development, media development, instructional design, and assessment and ‎evaluation of instructional outcomes. Conduct one-on-one consultations with faculty, staff and students. Develop faculty training ‎programs designed to promote best practices in teaching and learning technologies.

IT Service Manager - IT Customer Relations - Job Number: 1401032

Oversee and champion the implementation, management ‎‎and use of service management best practices, processes and ‎principles in support of university business for departments as they relate to IT services.  This position will ‎identify, communicate and mitigate risks to change readiness, change acceptance and change management ‎‎initiatives.‎ ‎Provide ‎mentoring to business contacts, process owners and process ‎coordinators ‎within assigned departments.  Provide analysis of processes, policies, and priorities and their effect on ‎the business unit.  Ensure communication of changes through appropriate mechanisms to promote customer awareness.

Software Engineer - Research Computing - Job Number: 1402540

Support the efforts of Discovery Park's Cyber Center to provide industry leading scientific software applications for researchers throughout Purdue. The successful candidate will participate in the design, development, testing and deployment of scalable and extendable software applications under the direction of the Managing Director of the Cyber Center. Interface directly with researchers at Purdue to understand their requirements and build scalable and extensible cyberinfrastructure tools. This position has an initial 2 year limited duration with continuation contingent upon satisfactory performance and additional funding. Benefits do apply.

 Scientific Applications Analyst - Research Computing - Job Number: 1402047

The Scientific Applications Analyst will consult with researchers of high performance computing in the steps necessary to complete their ‎research including: interacting with operating ‎systems, operational policies and procedures; the evaluation ‎and implementation of new ‎technologies and ‎algorithms; and the development of materials for documentation and training. Utilize creativity and innovation to solve conceptual ‎computing problems raised by cutting edge research. Will diagnose a wide range of application and data problems; ‎design, code, test, debug, install, document and maintain complex programs.

 Human Resources Information Analyst - Vice President for Human Resources - Job Number: 1402064

This position is a critical link between the enterprise HR applications and the stakeholders of the data in those systems.  This position will be responsible for planning, designing, and creating operational and ad hoc reports of varying complexity per client specifications using various reporting, data extraction and analysis tools. Design, analyze, and implement methodologies used to collect and merge data from multiple sources.  Responsible for data preparation and regulatory reporting required by the state and federal government.  Work closely with staff in ITaP and the Payroll Service Center to manage integrity of data in the SAP system.  Identify necessary data cleansing activities and coordinate this process with the appropriate data entry area.  Develop programs for the department, the University and outside agencies. Serve as the primary technology expert and analysis/report developer for Human Resource Services.

 Manager, BI Operations and Development - IT Applications Services - Job Number: 1402052

The successful candidate will provide leadership, vision and direction to business intelligence competency center (BICC) operations and development staff to support the University’s business intelligence and data warehousing efforts. Direct activities in maintenance and production support as well as development of additional business intelligence solutions. Partner with other areas inside and outside the BICC to create and maintain BI solutions. Maintain a high level of operational credibility of BI solutions.

 HPC Systems Administrator, Associate - IT Infrastructure Services - Job Number: 1402214

The HPC Systems Administrator, Associate will deploy, administer, and update large-scale research systems, related infrastructure services, grid software stacks, and operating systems. The position will be responsible for components of Purdue's computational research environment, and will work closely with researchers, systems administrators, engineers, and developers throughout the University and partner institutions. Administers existing cluster and grid infrastructure technologies, and assists in prototyping new systems. Participates in national computing activities by attending workshops, conferences, and potentially presenting research.

 Manager, Course Design and Development - IT Teaching & Learning Technologies - Job Number: 1402244

The Manager, Course Design and Development, will facilitate and coordinate the effort to enhance teaching and learning through support and participation in University-wide initiatives aimed at academic course improvement and student success, such as IMPACT (Instruction Matters: Purdue Academic Course Transformation) and distance education course development. Support faculty in the sound design and development of courses. Provide overall leadership and direction for assigned staff.

 Network Engineer - IT Infrastructure Services - Job Number: 1402294

The Network Engineer will maintain University data network functionality at optimum performance with minimal disruptions of service. Plan, design, implement, ‎and install specialized network switching equipment. Utilize network monitoring tools to analyze usage trends, and forecast potential ‎problems. Identify network outages and determine required problem resolution, including outage and maintenance notifications. ‎Trouble-shoot, evaluate and repair malfunctioning network equipment, both fiber optic and electronic.

Application Development Manager - Agriculture Information Technology (AgIT) -Job Number: 1402279

The Application Development Manager will Lead the daily activities of the AgIT Application Development team. Responsible for supervising staff, facilitating communication between developers/clientele, providing high profile project and portfolio management, and exploring new and potential technologies. Also responsible for day-to-day coordination of AgIT's project portfolio and effort reporting, and serve as the department's representative in a variety of administrative meetings.

Senior Scientific Applications Analyst - Research Computing - Job Number: 1401791  

The Senior Scientific Applications Analyst will consult with researchers of high performance computing in the steps necessary to complete their ‎research including: interacting with operating ‎systems, operational policies and procedures; the evaluation ‎and implementation of new ‎technologies and ‎algorithms; and the development of materials for documentation and training.  Utilize experience, creativity and innovation to solve conceptual ‎computing problems raised by cutting edge research. Diagnose a wide range of application and data problems; ‎design, code, test, debug, install, document and maintain complex programs. 

Academic IT Specialist - Entomology - Job Number: 1401810 

The primary role of this position is to expedite connections to the IT resources necessary for both faculty and staff success in the Department of Entomology. The department operates 160 computers (PCs, Macs, desktops, laptops), 8 servers, 41 printers (including a large format printer), tablets, AV devices, smartphones and more than 50 software packages, all on a local area network embedded in the university IT network system. This position serves as the point of contact for department IT activities and coordinates our specialized IT support requirements including the ability to evaluate problems and react quickly to resolve issues.

Data Analyst - Programmer - Bindley Bioscience Center - Job Number: 1401875

The successful candidate will perform data analyses with high volume complex data sets and available software analysis packages. Perform programming to connect existing and developed bioinformatics solutions into a seamless data analysis pipeline.

Research Economist - Agricultural Economics - Job Number: 1401398

The Center for Global Trade Analysis, housed in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University, is the home of the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP), a global network of researchers and policy makers conducting quantitative analysis of international policy issues. As a data team member, he/she will contribute to the maintenance, development and documentation of the GTAP Data Base and related data and software products through direct contribution and collaboration with external contributors; maintain an active research agenda in an area of interest to the Center; and participate in GTAP outreach activities including communication with stakeholders and other experts and teaching in the GTAP short courses.

Business Solutions Functional Lead - IT Application Services - Job Number: 1401180

Reporting directly to the Manager of Business Solutions, the Business Solutions Functional Lead is accountable for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system development and interface solutions and will participate in the development of overall business solution designs including reengineering business processes, organization and application architecture. Provide problem diagnosis and technical consulting on complex production issues as needed. Assist in the development of strategic and tactical plans. Communicate architecture strategy and delivery capabilities and be effective in managing expectations while demonstrating understanding of needs of business. Take a lead role in facilitating business partners' strategies and identifying improvement opportunities. Provide functional leadership to business analysts ensuring the development of skills and processes to further enhance the organizations capabilities.

Senior Software Engineer - Academic Technologies - Job Number: 1302647

The Senior Software Engineer will frequently work to resolve defects encountered during various testing cycles, and must be capable of adapting to changing priorities.   Work within a team environment to gather requirements, participate in design reviews, implement and /or integrate new functionality, maintain systems, and assist with quality assurance.  This position will provide leadership and mentoring to other team members.  Generate publications about applications to promote visibility and attract research funding.  Documentation is required to help train operational staff to provide support, and provide some level of direct support to end users.

Software Engineer - Academic Technologies - Job Number: 1201785

The Software Engineer will create solutions to meet advanced computing needs by designing and developing applications that require high performance and distributed computing resources, scientific datasets, web and internet technologies, and graphical user interfaces. The Software Engineer will frequently work to resolve defects encountered during various testing cycles, and must be capable of adapting to changing priorities. Work within a team environment to gather requirements, participate in design reviews, implement and/or integrate new functionality, maintain systems, and assist with quality assurance.