IT Careers at Purdue

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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 June 12, 2015. If you select a position that is no longer active, you will receive a notice that the position is no longer available.

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.

Business Process Manager - IT Application Services - Job Number: 1500810

Reporting directly to the Senior Director, the Business Process Manager 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. Identify requirements for comprehensive business solutions to support complex university processes. Take a lead in facilitating strategic consulting and identifying improvement opportunities. In the role of Portfolio Manager, work closely with resources managers and the Project Management Office to submit project requests, monitor projects, actively participate in prioritization, quarterly planning, and related portfolio management processes.

Lab Engineer -- Engineering Computer Network (ECN) - Job Number: 1500853

This position supports the College of Technology Department of Computer and Information Technology and works with the faculty, staff, and students to maintain teaching and research laboratories within the department. This position is part of an integrated ECN team effort in support of research and instructional goals of the Colleges of Engineering, Technology, and Discovery Park.

Site Specialist, User Services - College of Education - Job Number: 1500881

The successful candidate 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. Act as liaison between College users and other campus technology organizations. Work with a team of information technology staff to provide comprehensive technology support to the College.

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.

Service Desk Coordinator - IT Customer Relations - Job Number: 1500891

Oversee the orientation and training processes for all new employees in the Customer Service Center (CSC). Lead and direct a group of student staff and student supervisors in the day to day support operations. Monitor the quality of service provided by reviewing tickets and personal observation and providing guidance, praise and corrective instruction as needed. Monitor the hiring of student employees to create a diverse, talented and capable workforce. Develop and ensure that all trainees are presented with standardized material and evaluate their comprehension and progress throughout training. Regularly review and update training material. Explore new methods for learning and retaining materials, including customer service skills and troubleshooting techniques. Develop and incorporate recurring training and refresher courses.

Manager, Application Programming - Research Computing - Job Number: 1500898

The Manager of Application Programming will manage the CMS (Content Management System) development team. Work with clients to assess and interpret end-user application needs. Collaborate with ‎internal and ‎external partners to develop innovative technology solutions that leverage available ‎technology to enhance ‎performance, usability, and sustainability. Determine and/or approve the physical or technical design for projects. Provide overall leadership and direction for assigned staff. Manage or participate on special projects and other IT initiatives as needed.

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.

Strategic Data Manager - Business Office Agriculture - Job Number: 1500870

Create and manage the strategic metrics collection and reporting process for the College of Agriculture. This includes academic programs data, research data, Extension / engagement data, financial data, and external benchmarking, among other data tracking and reporting. Manage metrics preparation and reporting for the College's strategic plan, mid-year report, departmental / unit dashboards, and develop special reports as requested / needed by College leadership. Manage all data requests from campus central administration, outside agencies, and other stakeholder groups. Conduct analyses of metric / benchmark data as required for College decision-making. Work with departments on data reporting for accreditation and review processes. Develop a web-based system for making data available to necessary constituents on a regular basis.

Web Systems Administrator - College of Science Administration - Job Number: 1501018

The successful candidate will administer and build web application layer systems. Configure web servers, monitor systems activities and fine tune system parameters and configuration to optimize ‎‎performance and ensure security and accessibility of systems, create and maintain user accounts, and monitor applications. Develop and maintain operating procedures which support the infrastructure systems ‎environment. Recommend and implement procedures required for effective use of infrastructure systems resources. ‎Work as part of a team to develop ‎innovative web applications and sites through incorporation of ‎modern web technology. Maintain project ‎‎documentation and related materials. ‎Work ‎with clients to assess and interpret end-user web application needs. ‎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 College of Science's computing capabilities.

Compliance Data Analyst - Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance - Job Number: 1501078

Extract, collect, compile, analyze, and report data/information necessary for the effective management of the University's efforts to meet federal and state equal employment opportunity and affirmative action requirements and University commitments. Continue to develop, design, and manage the reporting and analysis systems of the Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance.

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.

Enrollment Analyst - Enrollment Management Analysis and Reporting - Job Number: 1500985

Data extraction and reporting of student data and recruitment data. Provide operational support to maintain undergraduate enrollment in relation to enrollment management goals. Provide technical support and training for users of the Enterprise Reporting system and the Student Recruitment system. Remain current with latest data access technology. Consult with internal and external constituents, including state and federal government agencies. Provide research for decision-making by upper-administration. Responsible for completing various surveys for student data.

Site Specialist Team Leader - College of Health and Human Sciences - Job Number: 1501138

The successful candidate will develop, coordinate and maintain an enterprise level Windows and MacOS environment. This position exists to develop and ensure the stability and continuity of computing resources used by the department and must be able to react quickly to unexpected and emergency situations requiring prompt evaluation of problems and actions to resolve issues. The successful applicant will also be expected to keep up with and understand new and emerging technologies and, where a benefit to department programs is perceived, encourage and assist in the adaptation of such new technologies. In addition, as Lead this position will work to ensure appropriate coordination between assigned department specialists, HHS IT and the IT community.

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.

Web Application Programmer - Office of the Vice President for Information Technology - Job Number:1500312

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.

HPC Systems Administrator - IT Infrastructure Services - Job Number: 1500249

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. Consults with multiple IT colleagues, external research groups, and grant-funded initiatives. Administers existing cluster and grid infrastructure technologies, and researches/prototypes new systems and technologies. Participates in national computing activities by attending workshops, conferences, and potentially presenting research.

Web Applications Developer – Libraries - Job Number: 1500201

In a collaborative environment, under the general supervision of the Director of Instruction & Digital Program Services, this position performs development tasks that support the Libraries programmatic outcomes and web presence. This includes collaborating with Libraries faculty and staff on web-based learning applications that support teaching and instruction, research efforts, and information literacy. This position develops improvements and enhancements to the Libraries central website, digital collection access, and back-end infrastructure to support a dynamic web presence. In collaboration with Libraries faculty and staff, this position develops web-based learning applications for instruction and teaching.

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.

Application Programmer - Office of the Indiana State Chemist - Job Number: 1500167

The Application Programmer for the Office of Indiana State Chemist is responsible for analysis, design and programming for department applications as needed. Responsible for the creation, maintenance and data integrity of departmental data as it relates to specific applications.

Messaging Systems Administrator - IT Infrastructure Services - Job Number: 1500060

The Messaging Systems Administrator will design and administer the messaging infrastructure environment including hardware and software infrastructure components. Install and ‎configure operating systems, monitor systems activities & applications and fine tune system parameters and configuration to optimize ‎‎performance and ensure security of systems, create and maintain user accounts, install and configure applications, identify and apply appropriate ‎software upgrades and patches. Develop and maintain operating procedures which support the messaging infrastructure ‎environment and effective use of resources.

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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