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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 July 7, 2014. If you select a position that is no longer active, you will receive a notice that the position is no longer available.

Senior Scientific Applications Analyst - West Lafayette - 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. 

Procurement Data Analyst - West Lafayette - Purchasing (Job Number: 1401776)  

Participate in the continued improvement of the electronic procurement system, with particular focus on data integration issues with external data sources. Will define reporting and data analysis requirements based on input from both Management and end users. Will develop operational and analytical reporting to satisfy those requirements using existing Reporting Tools and Production Data Repositories. Will also facilitate rollout and ongoing utilization of procurement data by staff and faculty of Purdue University.

System Engineer - West Lafayette - Veterinary Medicine (Job Number: 1404836)  

This position will manage and perform daily infrastructure operations; maintain and monitor network server hardware and software; plan, schedule, and perform hardware and software preventative maintenance as required; work with vendor support personnel on specialized equipment; work on assigned projects to enhance educational and research computing in the College of Veterinary Medicine.

Academic IT Specialist - West Lafayette - 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.

Information Specialist - West Lafayette - Engineering Professional Education (Job Number: 1401835)  

Deliver online course content, provide technical support to distance students, deliver promotional content and develop functional processes. This position will use expertise in technology, processes and operations to efficiently solve problems within our functional areas. This position will design, develop and maintain mechanisms used for online delivery through specialized systems.

Data Analyst - Programmer - West Lafayette - 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.

Senior Protocol Analyst - West Lafayette - Office of the Vice President for Research (Job Number: 1401366)  

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.

Instructional Developer - West Lafayette - College of Technology Administration (Job Number: 1401025)  

Provide professional and consulting services to faculty and instructors of the Purdue Polytechnic Institute. Collaborate with faculty and instructors on course development projects in areas such as curriculum development, instructional design, and integration of technology tools in teaching and learning, and evaluation of instructional outcomes. Consult with faculty developing new curricula.  Developing training programs designed to promote best practices in teaching and learning.

Research Economist - West Lafayette - 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.

IT Services Specialist - West Lafayette - School of Management (Job Number: 1401378)  

The successful candidate will facilitate the deployment, configuration, repair and disposal of desktop, mobile and virtual computing hardware and software. Partner with Operations, Client Services and Development staff to create, test and implement programmatic/automated solutions supporting desktop, mobile and virtual administration needs.

Student Systems Functional Lead - West Lafayette - IT Application Services (Job Number: 1401547)  

The Student Systems Functional Lead is responsible for leading engagement and working with partners as the expert in business needs discovery, relationship management and communication, and technology management. Participate in the development of overall business solution designs including reengineering business processes, organization, and application architecture. Provide problem diagnosis and technical consulting for complex production issues as needed. Identify requirements for comprehensive business opportunities. Provide functional leadership to a team of business analysts.

Web Application Programmer - West Lafayette - Research Computing (Job Number: 1401607)  

The Web Application Programmer will design, develop and implement web applications.  Work as part of a team to develop innovative web applications through incorporation of ‎modern web technology.  Work closely ‎with client areas to identify needs and develop creative solutions focused on interactivity and ease of use.  Stay current with emerging web ‎technologies and recommend development techniques that will support Purdue’s computing capabilities.

Marketing Strategist - West Lafayette - Marketing and Media (Job Number: 1401563)  

Reporting to the Assistant Director, Creative Services, this individual will be responsible for assisting college partners in the development of strategic marketing and communications plans and solutions. As the expert marketing partner with college clients and the critical liaison between the creative team that produces their custom materials and the college, the Marketing Strategist will help develop the client’s overall marketing plan, be an effective relationship builder and a strong communicator, as well as a creative client-focused problem solver. The Strategist will understand the college's goals, articulating these goals throughout the organization, and develop marketing, communication, and response measurement plans that deliver on these goals.

Desktop Services Specialist - West Lafayette - IT Customer Relations (Job Number: 1401619)  

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. Create, test, and deploy software packages and computer images within centralized desktop management systems for Windows and Macintosh operating systems. 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.

Windows Platform Manager - West Lafayette - IT Infrastructure Services (Job Number: 1401633)  

The Windows Platform manager will provide leadership and direction for the administration of the Windows environments. Duties include ensuring stable platforms for applications; providing technical leadership to identify, recommend, design, direct, and support the infrastructure, systems and services. Establish and maintain
monitoring ‎and reporting systems that allow effective communication of the operational status of the infrastructure. Participate in the selection and acquisition of components required by the environments. Plan, develop, ‎monitor and manage the budget required to support the ‎infrastructure.‎ Foster communication with management and users of these environments; including customers and internal and ‎external departments.

Assistant Systems Engineer - West Lafayette - Engineering Computer Network (Job Number: 1401613)  

The successful candidate will assist with developing, coordinating and maintaining an enterprise level Windows, MacOS, and Linux environment as part of an integrated ECN team effort in support of research and instructional goals of the College of Engineering, College of Technology, and the Office of the Vice-President for Research (OVPR).

Business Process Manager - West Lafayette - IT Application Services (Job Number: 1401460)  

Reporting directly to the Senior Director of the Distributed Systems Competency Center, the Business Process Manger is responsible for engaging and working with partners, as the liaison in business needs discovery, relationship management and communication, and technology management. Participate in the development of overall business solution designs including reengineering business processes and application architecture. Provide problem diagnosis and technical consulting for complex production issues as needed. Identify requirements for comprehensive business solutions to support complex university processes. Take a lead in facilitating strategic consulting and identifying improvement opportunities. Work closely with the Project Management Office to submit project requests and to monitor projects within the portfolio.

Telecommunications Systems Specialist - West Lafayette - IT Infrastructure Services (Job Number: 1401472)  

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. 

Supervisor, Broadcast Network Services - West Lafayette - IT Customer Relations (Job Number: 1401453)  

The Supervisor of Broadcast Network Services (BNS) position independently carries out needs assessment, design, construction and maintenance of the systems and services, including feeds from classrooms and campus television studios, satellite uplinks and downlinks, fiber distribution networks, statewide video and data networks, Video Express sites, off-air recordings, distribution to campus and community cable and televisions systems, videoconferencing and central video conference bridge, video streaming, duplication services and other telecommunications networks.  Will also oversee designs and implementation plans for audio and video telecommunication systems.

Business Solutions Functional Lead - West Lafayette - 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.

Business Analyst - West Lafayette - IT Application Services( Job Number: 1401161)  

The Business Analyst will assist in the development of Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) solutions including installing, implementing, enhancing, and testing business application software.  Provide critical thinking and problem solving skills to assist in resolving complex technical problems.  Implement designed business processes and functionality to specifications. Ensure quality solution deployment through execution of solution test plans and scripts. Provide guidance to business areas in developing tests and training plans and materials. Participate in the development of overall business solutions designs including reengineering business processes and application architecture.

HUB Liaison-West Lafayette - Research Computing (Job Number: 1401158)  

The Hub Liaison is the primary contact between HUBzero and hub owners, faculty, staff and students. This position will focus on the analysis and resolution of hub owners' needs, including training on hub administration, uploading content, configuring hub components, documenting end user training guides, representing hub owner interests with the HUBzero team and testing new hub functionality to ensure it meets hub owners' requirements. Give presentations on HUBzero, develop training programs designed to promote best practices in hub usage, and provide training on hub administration/hub usage.

Application Developer - West Lafayette - IT Application Services (Job Number: 1401108)  

The Application Developer will design, develop, test, and implement software applications, while maintaining multiple existing applications.  This position will provide ongoing support, including troubleshooting, resolution of all reported issues, and training when needed.  This individual will understand multiple applications across supported areas.

Business Analyst - Student - West Lafayette - IT Application Services (Job Number: 1400958)  

The Business Analyst - Student is responsible for partnering with the business and IT staff to build and maintain strong customer relationships, to serve as the primary contact point for the business to engage IT for solution analysis services.  Assist in the development of Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) solutions including implementing, enhancing, and testing business application software.  Provide critical thinking and problem solving skills to assist in resolving complex technical problems.  Implement designed business processes and functionality to specifications. Develop and maintain a deep and broad understanding of system capabilities and alternative approaches to business solutions.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.