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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 March 5, 2014. If you select a position that is no longer active, you will receive a notice that the position is no longer available.

Data Research Analyst - West Lafayette - Office of Institutional Research, Assessment & Effectiveness (Job NUmber: 1400563)  

Reporting to the Associate Director of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Effectiveness the position will provide statistical data analysis and database construction of elements relevant to the effectiveness of Purdue in student success, faculty activity, and resource management. The position will conduct research to inform decision making by the President, Chief Information Officer, Chief Data Officer and other senior level administration. It will perform data extraction, information analysis, and research report tasks to provide institutional information to internal and external constituents including federal and state agencies.

 

Telecommunications Systems Specialist - West Lafayette - IT Infrastructure (Job Number: 1400412)  

The Telecommunications Systems Specialist will coordinate the telecommunications voice needs for large Purdue departmental moves, including but not limited to re-modeling projects and new construction.  Facilitate all transactions within the Purdue University phone systems including, but not limited to, tracking cable records, coordinating work order flow, provide toll and equipment billing and ad hoc reporting.  Determine the availability, cost, features and limitations of various telecommunications voice services based on standard options and special needs, as required. Advise departments regarding the selection of specific telecommunication voice equipment and software systems. Customize the Automatic Call Distribution (ACD) system including statistical reporting and system modification. 

 

Desktop Analyst - PC/Mac - West Lafayette - Agriculture Information Technology (Job Number: 1400475)  

This position is responsible for installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of all client Windows and MAC hardware as well as all software used within the organization across the state of Indiana. They will need to coordinate updates, fixes and implementations around others' schedules. This position exists to ensure the stability and continuity of client and network operations as well as providing end user support and the specialist must be able to react quickly to unexpected and emergency situations requiring prompt evaluation of problems and actions to resolve the problems.

 

Data Analyst - West Lafayette - Physical and Capital Planning (Job Number: 1400454)  

Manage, develop tools and oversee R&R data and database. Using established administrative computing standards, create, modify and enhance reports for the Repair & Rehabilitation (R&R) Program. Develop user tools for data collection, reviewing, planning, and critical and strategic project selection. Develop and maintain the business process that supports data needs for the R&R Program, for Planning and their related needs. Analyze and present data in a variety of formats. Provide feedback on refinements, restrictions and analysis on data access and business process requirements.

 

Senior Analyst - West Lafayette - The Energy Center (Job Number: 1400358)  

This position is with the State Utility Forecasting Group (SUFG), with the primary focus on developing, maintaining, and operating a long-term electricity demand forecast modeling system for the multi-state region of the U.S. served by the Mid-continent Independent System Operator (MISO).  The individual will act as the project lead, working with the other analysts, director, faculty, and graduate assistants to develop the models, perform analyses, and report the results.  The individual will provide functional supervision to the Forecasting Analyst and to one or more graduate assistants regarding the development and operation of the forecasting models and the preparation of reports.

 

Forecasting Analyst - West Lafayette - The Energy Center (Job Number: 1400295)  

This position is with the State Utility Forecasting Group (SUFG), with the primary focus on developing, maintaining, and operating a long-term electricity demand forecast modeling system for the multi-state region of the U.S. served by the Mid-continent Independent System Operator (MISO).  The individual will work with the other analysts, director, faculty, and graduate assistants to develop the models, perform analyses, and report the results. 

 

Programmer/Analyst - West Lafayette - School of Management (Job Number: 1400363)  

The successful candidate will serve as a Programmer/Analyst for application development activities. Develop new and maintain existing applications written in a variety of programming languages. Design, code, test, and debug software. Provide customer service through the use of systems analysis and design techniques to identify the requirements for new systems or enhancements to existing ones. Maintain system documentation. Participate in business process redesign and improvement activities supporting change, growth and flexibility through demonstrated teamwork, communication, and problem solving. Create functional prototypes of web components, websites, and web applications, using HTML, CSS, XML, and dynamic technologies such as JavaScript, JQuery, and other technologies.

 

Web System Developer/Programmer - West Lafayette - Engineering Computer Network(Job Number: 1301024)  

The successful candidate will design, develop, and support web services for the College of Engineering, College of Technology, Office of the Vice President for Research, and Discovery Park. This includes website and application development, troubleshooting, and documentation.

HPC Systems Administrator - Associate - West Lafayette - IT Infrastructure Services(Job Number: 1400085)  

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.

Programmer Analyst - West Lafayette - Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering(Job Number: 1400060)  

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of the RCHE data environment. This includes senior and technical interactions with healthcare networks to obtain relevant data sets, creating and managing an appropriate database infrastructure, ensuring compliance with Protected Heath Information (PHI) and HIPAA regulations, maintaining client confidence by keeping information confidential, working with Purdue IT support staff to ensure secure and ready access for research faculty, and designing, developing, and supporting technical solutions for RCHE computing applications.  The successful candidate must be capable of interacting with researchers, partners and providers at both senior and technical levels, and identifying and filling gaps between business requirements and product functionality.

Director, Information Assurance - West Lafayette - IT Security & Policy(Job Number: 1400089)  

The Director, Information Assurance will ensure the activities of the policy, compliance and outreach staff actively reflect the strategic direction of ITaP and the University's strategic plan. Recommend future direction for information security policy development, education or awareness activities and various compliance and assurance activities. Oversee the development and maintenance of complex information security policy that is applicable to the Purdue University system.  Work with the University Security Officers Working Group and other pertinent stakeholders to develop University-wide IT policies. Evaluate the performance of various compliance and assurance activities including: risk assessments, data stewardship and awareness programs. Review federal, state and local pending legislation and regulation for issues that would affect information security at the University.

Education Reporting Business Analyst - West Lafayette - College of Education(Job Number: 1400100)  

Assist the Director in carrying out responsibilities related to the implementation and design of data collection for the College of Education and Teacher Education at Purdue. Manage, analyze, report and coordinate training. Collaborate with various IT Units related to database management support. Also be responsible for addressing reporting needs related to the OnePurdue Student Systems, Finance and Human Resources, Sponsored Programs.

HPC Systems Administrator - West Lafayette - IT Infrastructure Services(Job Number: 1302533)  

The HPC Systems Administrator will design, 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, and developers throughout the University and partner institutions.  Administers existing cluster and grid infrastructure technologies, and researches/prototypes new systems and technologies. 

Web Designer and Developer - West Lafayette - Agriculture Information Technology (AgIT) (Job Number: 1400148)  

The successful candidate will design and develop responsive, dynamic web sites for departments in the College of Agriculture. Work as part of a team utilizing web development tools and databases to create functional and easily maintainable web sites.

Support Specialist - Instructional Development Center - West Lafayette - IT Teaching & Learning Technologies (Job Number: 1400110)  

Serve as level 2 support provider, and problem resolver, for instructional uses of technology.  Respond to, and diagnose, incident tickets using an incident tracking and resolution system.  Analyze user requirements and provide recommendations to developers and administrators on instructional technology improvements. Respond to, consult with, and communicate with faculty, staff and/or students who report problems encountered while using technology. 

Manager, Application Development - West Lafayette - IT Application Services(Job Number: 1302887)  

The Manager, Application Development will manage a staff of application developers to develop, maintain, enhance and manage custom applications for supported administrative departments. Provide technical guidance to staff. Facilitate the implementation of application development methodologies, processes and procedures for staff to follow. Provide application life cycle services for assigned portion of the application portfolio.

Site Specialist, User Services - West Lafayette - College of Education(Job Number: 1302963)  

This position is responsible for coordinating and providing Information Technology support to administrators, faculty, staff and students in the Purdue University College of Education. Coordinate services to install, upgrade, manage and support computer hardware, software, peripheral devices, mobile devices, printers, and other technologies. Develop and implement new uses of information technology to enhance academic, instructional, and research activities. Maintain operational support for departmental technology infrastructure including file storage, networking systems, lab technology, instructional and assistive technologies.

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst - West Lafayette - IT Application Services(Job Number: 1302936)  

The Senior Business Intelligence Analyst is responsible for technical leadership in the operations and support of enterprise business intelligence (BI) solutions.  Works closely with end users, business partners, and technical teams to gather requirements and provide solutions for business problems. Leads and mentors end users, business partners, business analysts, and technical staff on report development techniques and best practices. Ensures data quality in business intelligence environment. 

Cognos Administrator/Developer - West Lafayette - IT Application Services(Job Number: 1302919)  

The Cognos Administrator/Developer leads the administration of Cognos environments including operations, maintenance, security, optimization, and performance tuning. Supports and advises on backup/data recovery and archival processes. Responsible for developing Cognos Software Development Kit (SDK) solutions to meet business requirements. Works closely with the IT Infrastructure Services Application Administration group to provide seamless support. Works closely with clients to design, implement, and architect an enterprise environment that spans multiple divisions and groups, and integrates data and processes throughout the organization.

Information Literacy Instructional Designer - West Lafayette - Libraries(Job Number: 1301501)  

Working under the guidance of the Libraries’ Information Literacy Specialist, the ILID will lead efforts to collaborate with and guide faculty and instructors in the development of instructional designs for teaching learners to use information in embedded ways that support the attainment of instructional outcomes. The ILID will participate on interdepartmental teams that collaborate with faculty and instructors on course development projects in areas such as instructional design, evaluation of instructional outcomes, and curriculum development. The ILID will develop instructional material designed to promote best practices for addressing information literacy in the undergraduate classroom. The ILID will also collaborate with faculty or instructors in the development of classroom research projects.  Reporting to the Information Literacy Specialist who coordinates the Libraries’ involvement in IMPACT, the ILID will provide regular reports on the progress and status of their work with faculty and instructors.

Application Administrator - West Lafayette - IT Application Services(Job Number: 1302869)  

The Application Administrator will be responsible for administration and installation of up to 10 of the 30-40 enterprise and departmental applications supported. Provide expertise and assist customers, developers and partners with design decisions. Provide ongoing maintenance and application of updates and patches.  Maintain monitoring and data gathering systems for reporting and performance purposes. Work with vendors to address and resolve problems. The individual will be part of a rotating on-call cycle that is one week in length.

Instructional Support Coordinator - West Lafayette - Engineering Education(Job Number: 1302600)  

Coordinate and plan one of the First-Year Engineering (FYE) courses, including the in-class and out of class experience, in cooperation with faculty and other staff. Also includes management of centralized FYE course activities, such as developing course materials, dealing with student issues, and maintaining website interfaces. Also assists with the overall operation of the Ideas-To-Innovation (i2i) Laboratory and ARMS B061 classroom.

Senior Software Engineer - West Lafayette - 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.

Web Developer - West Lafayette - Office of Marketing and Media(Job Number: 1302723)  

Create new and modify existing web sites for the University Office of Marketing and Media and clients.  Use creativity and initiative to scope and continuously improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the department's electronic communication (web sites, email, video, photography, PowerPoints, etc.)  Use current tools and technology to program web applications as simple or as complex as necessary to achieve departmental goals.  Research, evaluate, recommend, and test technical solutions to continuously enhance electronic communication and data integrations.  Facilitate communications among the Digital Marketing group to keep all maintained pages up to date. 

Senior Research Economist - West Lafayette - Agricultural Economics (Center for Global Trade Analysis)(Job Number: 1302237)  

As a senior 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, supervision of junior colleagues 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.

Strategic Data Manager - West Lafayette - College of Science(Job Number: 1302230)  

To provide college leadership with better data to support strategic decision making, to more effectively monitor performance with regard to metrics, to more effectively support and make the case for new college initiatives and proposals, to report to accreditation and funding agencies, and to communicate impact to stakeholders.

Web Communication Coordinator- West Lafayette - Agricultural Economics(Job Number: 1302374)  

Web communication, streaming videos, social media to provide necessary communication to constituants. Help faculty with BlackBoard and other technology to assist in their teaching.

Software Engineer/Analyst - West Lafayette - Engineering Computer Network(Job Number: 1301861)  

This position provides administrative computing support for the existing Windows infrastructure of the Engineering Computer Network (ECN), providing support for 4000 client machines of the Colleges of Engineering and Technology, and for the Office of the Vice President for Research. The successful candidate will administrate existing servers, develop utilities to manage clients and client information, integrate data from multiple databases and display the information in IIS dashboards, implement data sharing between Microsoft SQL databases and central Oracle/MySQL databases, investigate and resolve issues with packaging and distribution of software to client systems, and provide documentation to users of ECN system.

Director of Technology & Technical Operations - West Lafayette - Engineering Professional Education(Job Number: 1301807)  

The Division of Engineering Professional Education provides courses at a distance to students pursuing Purdue degrees at locations remote from campus.  Courses are recorded (audio, video, and print media) and made available to distance students in real time so that distance students can participate in live classes, and asynchronously so that students can access the courses at their convenience.  Asynchronous delivery is done via media streaming from servers on the Purdue campus, and as file downloads so that students can access material on mobile devices such as laptops, tablet computers, and smart phones.  Courses are taught in a series of specially equipped classrooms distributed across campus and connected to a central control room via fiber optic links.  This requires a sophisticated technology infrastructure that must be kept up to date for competitive reasons.  This position is responsible for planning, equipping, maintaining, and operating the necessary infrastructure.  The position is responsible for operating a help desk for the approximately 1000 participating students and helping them with any technical problems experienced.  Finally, the position is responsible for coordinating with the approximately 100 Purdue faculty who instruct the distance courses, training them in the technical aspects of distance instruction, and analyzing and solving any technical problems experienced. 

Project Manager - West Lafayette - IT Infrastructure Services(Job Number: 1302072)  

The Project Manager will provide expertise in managing small and medium projects to successful completion and may provide assistance with management of larger projects. These projects may be contained within a single unit or span multiple business units. Assumes responsibility for projects with modest business impact. Projects managed are typically 1-6 months in length and involve individual technologies, vendors, or functions.

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.