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.

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Gerry

Open Information Technology Positions

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

Notice: These positions are updated around the 22nd of each month. The last update occurred on June 21, 2017. If you select a position that is no longer active, you will receive a notice that the position is no longer available.

Active Directory Systems Engineer - IT Security & Policy (Job Number:  1700483)

The Active Directory (AD) Systems Engineer will be part of a growing team within the Identity & Access Management Office (IAMO). You will collaborate with team members in the design, deployment, and operation of AD, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and related enterprise services for Purdue’s central campus. This is an exciting time as the scope of central AD services has grown greatly in recent years as departmental ADs have been merged into Purdue’s central AD. Among other projects, we are currently implementing a green field replacement for our existing AD, using software technology from Quest to provide better control.

As part of the IAMO, you will be working with other IAMO team members to create integration points between AD and other IAMO identity management services.

Software Engineer - Research Computing (Job Number:   1700486) 

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. 

The Research Computing department provides advanced computing resources and support services including access to leading-edge computational and data storage systems, as well as expertise in a broad range of high performance computing activities, to support the computationally-intensive research of Purdue faculty, staff and research partners nationwide.

Security Analyst - IT Security & Policy (Job Number:   1700865)

As Security Analyst, you will provide security incident analysis, response, remediation support and customer support for IT security services. You will provide administrative support of security tools and technologies as well as evaluate existing security processes and recommend improvements and maintain existing or new documentation. Additionally, you will provide daily monitoring of security data from security tools (i.e., SIEM, IDS, etc.), correlate data and respond appropriately. You will also track and report events and vulnerabilities to customers and management. Finally, you will provide vulnerability management support to customers. 

Business Analyst - Student Systems - IT Application Services (Job Number:  1700916) 

This positing represents two Business Analyst - Student Systems vacancies that may be filled at different levels. The hiring manager will determine the job level based on skills and experience of the candidate. The Business Analyst - Student Systems 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. 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 re-engineering business processes, organization and application architecture. Support the design of business process and integration of business systems. Develop and maintain a deep and broad understanding of system capabilities and alternative approaches to business solutions.

Information Systems Auditor - Internal Audit (Job Number:  1700929) 

As Information Systems Auditor, you will develop and perform activities related to the risk assessment and auditing of information technologies, systems, networking, procedures and controls including assisting in the planning and completion of the annual information technology audit plan. You will also perform audits and investigations for complex information technology systems at all campuses relating to security, confidentiality, integrity and availability of data. You will utilize your specialized internal auditing knowledge in completing information system audits as well as to identify information system compliance risks, controls that mitigate risks, and provide an assessment to demonstrate the effectiveness of the controls. You will analyze evidential data as a basis for an informed, objective opinion and preparing comprehensive reports. You will be responsible for preparing audit programs, independently conducting audit field work, and writing detailed reports. Additionally, you will assist other auditors in validating the reliability of the information system controls supporting business operations. You will maintain highly confidential information with strict adherence to Internal Audit's code of ethics and professional auditing standards. Some travel is required.

IT Research Security Analyst - IT Security & Policy (Job Number:  1700946)

As IT Research Security Analyst, you will work directly with the Research Information Assurance Officer to support the IT research needs for Classified and Unclassified efforts. You will act  as an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) for research projects for defense related IS and review all Export Control Technology Control Plans. You will develop, document, implement and monitor the information security plans and awareness material for classified and unclassified efforts. Also, you will provide assurance of security controls for IS related to regulations (e.g. FERPA, HIPAA, PCI, GLBA, FISMA) pertaining to non-defense research projects and University administrative areas, perform review of Export Control Technology Control Plans, and  support the primary Information System Security Officer (ISSO) in assurance of security for information systems for defense related research projects. You will work closely with information technology staff and faculty. 

This posting represents two (2) vacancies. 

Reporting Analyst - College of Engineering Administration (Job Number:  1700924) 

As Reporting Analyst, you will be responsible for meeting the operational data reporting requirements of the College of Engineering Dean's Office including enrollment, grade, matriculation, graduation rate and other student related reporting. You will sustain and evolve the college's retention and scholarship reporting capabilities as well as create reusable reporting and analysis tools used by college administrators to facilitate decision making. Additionally, you will partner with other members of the Data Analytics and Information team to meet annual reporting requirements and data reference needs.

Software Engineer/Analyst - Engineering Computer Network (ECN) (Job Number:  1700754)

Create solutions to meet infrastructure computing needs by designing and developing applications using databases, web and internet technologies, and graphical user interfaces. 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. Utilizing a variety of software technologies to help design, develop, and test applications, will frequently work to resolve defects encountered during use, and must be capable of adapting to changing priorities to add new functionality to the application(s) as requested. Define and translate team requirements into highly usable applications that further the support mission of the Engineering Computer Network. Maintain and extend existing applications to enhance the Engineering Computer Network’s Windows Infrastructure. Successful candidates must be able to react quickly to unexpected or urgent situations requiring prompt evaluation of problems and actions to resolve the problems. Documentation is required as both a programming reference and to help train operational staff to provide support.

Virtualization Systems Administrator - IT Infrastructure Services (Job Number: 1700779) 

As Virtualization Systems Administrator, you will administer the virtual server environment including hardware, network and software infrastructure components. Additionally you will design, install and ‎configure virtualization systems, monitor systems activities and fine tune system parameters and configuration to optimize ‎‎performance and ensure security of systems, guide the installation and monitoring of applications in a virtual environment, and maintain the hypervisor infrastructure to include internal and customer facing components. You will also develop and maintain operating procedures which support the infrastructure systems ‎environment. You will be responsible for recommending and implementing procedures required for effective use of infrastructure systems resources as well as educating customers on the proper use of virtual resources and assisting with optimizing the environment to fit their needs.

OSX Systems Administrator - College of Science Administration (Job Number:  1700809)

As OSX Systems Administrator, you will configure, install, and support college-wide Mac systems for various uses including, but not limited to, instruction, research, and administrative computing. You will maintain OS security, ensure proper network operation and end-user support for level 3 issues with each Mac system. You will be responsible for developing OS deployment to desktops including direct user support and contact where necessary as well as managing patch deployment processes, where necessary. Additionally, you will provide technical computer support as needed for faculty, staff, and students. You will also plan for future hardware/software upgrades.

Manager, Web Communications - College of Engineering Administration (Job Number:  1700456)

This administrative position has two parts: managerial and technical. It oversees the technical College of Engineering (CoE) web infrastructure, supervising a staff of web developers and student workers. Under the direction of the Director of Communications, this hands-on manager implements Web-based communications, projects, and policies to advance College priorities. Responsible for prioritizing the workload of the web team, problem-solving, and troubleshooting as necessary. Within a collaborative environment, works with digital specialist staff and other staff in the Engineering Dean's Office, schools, and programs to manage projects, identify needs, and develop creative solutions focused on ‎ease of use. Monitors analytics and metrics to continually improve quality of CoE websites and related digital communications. Maintains project ‎‎documentation; assesses and interprets end-user web application needs. Stays current with emerging web ‎technologies and recommend ‎development techniques that will support College of Engineering's computing capabilities.

Video Technician VIII - IT Customer Relations (Job Number:  1700654)

Our IT Customer Relations department is seeking a Video Technician VIII to join their team. The Video Technician VIII will construct, implement and maintain the video and multimedia production facilities. These include: television studios, distance learning studios, electronic field production, editing, duplication, broadcast networking, live streaming and routing facilities.  As Video Technician VIII, you will be responsible for the operation of live streaming for video and multimedia production facilities. Another duty of the Video Technician VIII is to provide testing and monitoring of live streaming.

Senior Software Engineer - IT Security & Policy (Job Number:  1700647)

The Senior Software Engineer will create solutions to meet advanced computing needs by designing and developing applications that require high performance and distributed computing resources, scientific data sets, web and internet technologies, and graphical user (for research areas) interfaces that support recognized authentication protocols for IT Security & Policy. Utilizing a variety of software technologies to help design, develop, and unit test applications, the Senior Software Engineer will frequently work to resolve defects encountered during various testing cycles, and must be capable of adapting to changing priorities. The Senior Software Engineer will work within a team environment to gather requirements, participate in design review, 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 for researching areas. Documentation is required to help train operational staff to provide support, and provide some level of direct support to end users.

Full Stack Developer - West Lafayette - Research Computing (Job Number: 1602686) 

This positing represents multiple Full Stack Developer vacancies that may be filled at multiple levels. The hiring manager will determine the job level based on skills and experience of the candidate. The Full Stack Developer 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.

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