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 20, 2015. If you select a position that is no longer active, you will receive a notice that the position is no longer available.

IACMI Software Engineer - Aeronautics & Astronautics - Job Number: 1501196

Purdue University is developing the composite virtual factory HUB (cvfHUB), a cutting-edge Cyber infrastructure platform for delivering integrated and validated commercial software tools to the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI). This platform provides predictive capabilities through simulation and modeling to transform composites manufacturing. We are looking for highly motivated, creative, and innovative professionals to join us in this exciting and fast-paced effort.

IACMI Software Validation Engineer - Aeronautics & Astronautics - Job Number: 1501197

Purdue University is developing the composite virtual factory HUB (cvfHUB), a cutting-edge Cyber infrastructure platform for delivering integrated and validated commercial software tools to the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI). This platform provides predictive capabilities through simulation and modeling to transform composites manufacturing. We are looking for highly motivated, creative, and innovative professionals to join us in this exciting and fast-paced effort.

Software Engineer - Research Computing - Job Number: 1501223

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. 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.

IACMI Senior Software Engineer -  Aeronautics & Astronautics - Job Number: 1501204

Purdue University is developing the composite virtual factory HUB (cvfHUB), a cutting-edge Cyber infrastructure platform for delivering integrated and validated commercial software tools to the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI). This platform provides predictive capabilities through simulation and modeling to transform composites manufacturing. We are looking for highly motivated, creative, and innovative professionals to join us in this exciting and fast-paced effort.

Software Engineer - Civil Engineering - Job Number:1501266

The successful candidate will develop, test, and document software and database systems that support traffic engineering research and implementation so that new technologies and methods can be adopted effectively and efficiently to increase the impact of ongoing and future research.

Academic IT Specialist - Forestry and Natural Resources - Job Number:1501242

The successful candidate will develop, coordinate and maintain an enterprise level Windows, MacOS, Linux and Solaris environment as part of an integrated AgIT team effort in support of research, instructional and outreach goals. Develop and ensure the stability and continuity of computing resources used by departmental personnel in teaching, research and extension activities. Work closely with faculty and staff to assess needs and develop IT applications that improve effectiveness and impact of program delivery. Provide IT support for faculty/staff needs that are specific to the disciplinary research, teaching, and extension areas addressed in the department. React quickly to unexpected and emergency situations requiring prompt evaluation of problems and actions to resolve issues. Remain current with and understand new and emerging technologies and, where a benefit to department programs is perceived, encourage and assist in the adoption of such new technologies. Provide instructional assistance in support of IT-based laboratory courses on information systems management and GIS. Provide strategic direction and input as a member of the department's Computer Committee.

Site Specialist, User Services College of Health and Human Sciences - Job Number: 1501330

The successful candidate will serve as primary point of contact for Nursing (NURS), Health Sciences (HS), and Health and Kinesiology (HK) departments; as well as backup technician for other areas when needed. Primary focus is to facilitate accomplishment of each department's mission or strategic plan through the application of information technology resources. Oversee information technology resources and plan for future computer and information technology needs for NURS, HS and HK. Direct and advise NURSE/HS/HK department heads on their computer needs and budgeting requirements, and make strategic decisions to meet those needs. Serve as liaison between the faculty and staff of each department and the technical services staff within the College or University.

HUB Liaison - Research Computing - Job Number: 1501333

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 meet hub owners’ requirements. Ensure requirements are incorporated into HUBzero technical solutions and to determine other hub user needs. Give presentations on HUBzero, develop training programs designed to promote best practices in hub usage, and provide training on hub administration/hub usage. Collaborate with hub owners on new functionality and conduct one-on-one consultations with hub owners, faculty, staff and students.

Data Analyst - Office of the Registrar Job Number: 1501342

The successful candidate provides data analysis, operational analysis, and maintenance services to the Information Services area of the Office of the Registrar. Analyzes, designs, and documents data integration procedures to extract and present management data from multiple sources in required format for end-users. Develops web-based applications which make management data and reports available to the University community.

Quality and Systems Trainer - Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory Job Number: 1501358

Develop and utilize training materials for in-house developed software and quality system initiatives for the Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL). Develop and run test case scenarios prior to production release, and provide first tier support for in-house developed software.

Director, Information Security Services - IT Security & Policy - Job Number: 1501406

Purdue University is actively recruiting a Director, Information Security Services to report directly to the Chief Information Security Officer. The Director will direct all ongoing activities related to the development, implementation, provision, maintenance and operation of central information security services. This includes but not limited to incident response, security operations center, monitoring, vulnerability scanning, firewall operations, anti-virus support, intrusion detection, forensics, metrics, and production readiness.

Project Manager - IT Customer Relations - Job Number: 1501407

The Project Manager will provide expertise in managing small and medium single 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.

Director, College of Science IT - College of Science Administration - Job Number: 1501422

The successful candidate will serve as the senior-level IT advisor to the Science Dean's Leadership Team and provide leadership and guidance to the eight Science IT units. Provide leadership in development and implementation of a system-wide IT vision and strategy for the College of Science. Oversee an integrated IT organization including academic and associate department IT divisions as well as Centers and support units within the College. Build strong working relationships with the Deans, Directors, Department Heads and IT Leads of the College of Science. Responsible for establishing a close relationship with various technical and managerial groups from ITaP. Create IT policies for the College that adhere to state and federal law and to Purdue policies. Direct college-wide IT support resources towards preeminence in the delivery of the College mission. Oversee all College IT efforts as well as the relationships within IT organizations at the campus level and across College partner institutions.

Programmer - Ag & Biological Engineering - Job Number: 1501424

The successful candidate will operate in an independent, decision-making role in the planning, development and maintenance of web-based programs. Coordinate work objectives with Project Leaders and/or other supervisors. Responsible for project implementation and management. Contribute effectively to conceptual framework, program design, result dissemination, educational activities, and the pursuit of extramural financial support.

Software Test Analyst - IT Application Services - Job Number: 1500805

The Software Test Analyst will carry out procedures to ensure that information system applications and services meet minimum organization standards and end user requirements. Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of quality assurance processes. Thoroughly test software to ensure proper operation, freedom of defects, and performance. Collect and analyze data for software process evaluation and improvements, and integrate them into business processes to address the business needs. Document all problems including test ‎summaries complete with ‎documentation of defects and recommendations and assists in their resolution. Work closely with client areas and application programmers to identify and specify unit, regression, and load testing requirements and scripts for applications. Act as an internal quality consultant to advise or influence business or technical partners.

Full Stack Web Developer - Office of the Indiana State Chemist - Job Number: 1500879

The successful candidate 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 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 the Office of the Indiana State Chemist (OISC) web applications. The ideal candidate will exhibit creativity, a passion for learning new things, and an intuition for software design.

IT Service Manager - IT Customer Relations - Job Number: 1500948

The IT Service Manager will 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.

Technical Operator VIII (multiple shifts) - IT Customer Relations - Job Number: 1501030

Reporting through Learning Spaces in IT Customer Relations at Purdue University, the Technical Operator will support instructional technology in classrooms and other supported facilities. This includes support for calls from classrooms, direct support of technology in classrooms and support and training of individual instructors in classrooms. The individual will install, monitor, replace or repair classroom equipment. Monitor systems and services and notify appropriate staff during service outages. Maintain awareness of issues with current classroom technology as well as new classroom technologies.

HPC Systems Administrator, Associate - IT Infrastructure Services - Job Number: 1500248

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.

Strategic Data Manager - College of Liberal Arts Administration - Job Number: 1500653

The successful candidate will capture, analyze, and interpret various data points or measures, and prepare cohesive documents or reports for audiences of varying knowledge levels and/or backgrounds. Direct, develop, implement, and monitor benchmarks for academic, faculty scholarship, research, student advising, study abroad, career development and other metrics. Provide dashboard data for the units to help manage information, identify trends, and when necessary to easily respond to surveys and other specific requests. Provide compelling data to support college proposals or initiatives.

Desktop Services Specialist - IT Customer Relations - Job Number: 1500703

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.

Systems Engineer - Engineering Computer Network (ECN) - Job Number: 1500702

The successful candidate will develop, coordinate and maintain an enterprise level WindowsXP, MacOS, Linux and Solaris environment as part of an integrated ECN team effort in support of research and instructional goals of the Colleges of Engineering, Technology, and Discovery Park.

Applications Developer - Metro North/Indianapolis - Technical Assistance Program - Job Number: 1500581

The mission of the Technical Assistance Program (TAP) is to advance economic prosperity, health and quality of life in Indiana and beyond. The TAP office is a Purdue University outreach program that helps companies maximize their success by increasing profits, reducing costs, and implementing growth and innovation. This is done through various solutions, utilizing full time staff, subject matter experts, faculty, and students. Each year TAP serves hundreds of business and industry companies, healthcare providers, organizations, and government entities.

Data Analyst - Office of Institutional Research, Assessment & Effectiveness - Job Number: 1500543

Reporting to the Director, Office of Institutional Research the Data Analyst will provide data analysis and database construction of elements relevant to the effectiveness of Purdue in student success, faculty activity, and resource management. Conduct research to inform decision-making by senior level administration. Perform data extraction, information analysis, and research report tasks to provide institutional information to internal and external constituents including federal and state agencies. Collaborate on data research and business intelligence projects.

Full-Stack Developer (Web Application Programmer) - Office of Institutional Research, Assessment & Effectiveness - Job Number:1500462

This position is responsible for the design, development and implementation of web applications for ‎Information Technology at Purdue. The Web Application Programmer ‎will work as part of a team to develop ‎innovative web applications through incorporation of ‎modern web technology. Prepare logical database/file design. Maintain project ‎‎documentation and related materials. ‎Work ‎with clients to assess and interpret end-user web application needs. ‎In addition, this position will ‎work closely ‎with client areas to identify needs and develop creative solutions focused on interactivity and ‎ease of use. This position also involves staying current with emerging web ‎technologies and recommending ‎development techniques that will support Purdue's computing capabilities.

Systems Engineer - IT Application Services - Job Number:1500437

The Systems Engineer will support IT teams such as database, application, virtualization, etc. to manage and maintain enterprise level IT services and tools. Collaborate across the organization to identify and creatively solve technical issues. Duties include capacity management, forecasting, and service optimization. Work with the Infrastructure Architects to evaluate and lead the technical tranisition and implementation of commercial packages along with the integration of existing services and applications. Provide leadership for complex problem/resolution activities and technical consultation for IT systems and services.

Desktop Analyst - PC/Mac - Agriculture Information Technology - Job Number: 1500136

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Cyberinfrastructure Engineer (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. 

Carmichael

David Carmichael

Director of IT, College of Engineering; Director, ECN; & Academic Computing Liaison

Chambers

Brett Chambers

Director of IT, College of Liberal Arts; & Academic Computing Liaison

Cumberland

Donna Cumberland

Executive Director, Research Computing

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Brent Drake

Chief Data Officer, Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Effectiveness

Foster

Douglas R. Foster

Associate Vice President for IT Application Services & Deputy Chief Information Officer

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Greg Hedrick

Chief Information Security Officer

James Johnson

James Johnson

Director, Fiscal Affairs

Judy

Suzanne Judy

Director of IT, College of Science; & Academic Computing Liaison

Kercher-Updike

Julie Kercher-Updike

Associate Vice President of Teaching & Learning Technologies and IT Customer Relations

Schumacher

Dan Schumacher

Interim Executive Director, IT Infrastructure Services

Wilson

Jackie Wilson

Director, Human Resources

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