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See the list below for current openings across Northwestern IT: 

Information Security Analyst - Information Security Office

  • HR Job ID: 34953
  • Hiring Managers: Nowell Arnold
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 11/13/2018

Are you looking to continue or grow your career in information security? Are you looking to develop your leadership skills? Our central information technology unit, based in the heart of Evanston, is looking for a motivated individual to support the maintenance and monitoring of security for the University’s information systems. This job is great for someone who enjoys engaging with clients, is a team-player, and thrives in an innovative environment.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills; have experience with SIEM systems (i.e. Splunk or similar systems) and vulnerability management systems (i.e. Qualys); have a solid understanding of networking, server-client technology, and operating systems; and have achieved security or technology industry certifications. In addition to joining a collaborative and hard-working team that values innovation, Northwestern employees take advantage of excellent health care and retirement benefits, as well as generous paid time off. If you feel this could be a great career match, please apply today.

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Applications Systems Manager, Functional - Human Resources Information & Technology Services

  • HR Job ID: 34874
  • Hiring Managers: Charles DiCarlo
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 11/1/2018

This position is responsible for 1) partnering with the Technical Application Manager and Director to manage the University’s enterprise applications ensuring sustainability, interoperability, and reliability of these systems in the context of overall administrative systems and institutional initiatives; 2) working in partnership with business leaders in central offices and schools to understand their needs and translate them into effective technology solutions; 3) leading a diverse team of functional system analysts to complete an agreed upon portfolio of projects and provide support for institutional initiatives; 4) collaborating with other University technology teams to plan and deliver effective IT services; and 5) performing management functions, including budgeting, procurement, vendor management, contract negotiation, and personnel evaluations and actions.

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Developer - Enabling Technologies

  • HR Job ID: 34557
  • Hiring Manager: Myndi Brown
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 9/25/18

Northwestern University is seeking an experienced Java developer that has a solid foundational knowledge and is well versed in object-oriented development. Are you organized, proactive, and eager to help drive future change? Do you enjoy working to enhance product infrastructure and software? Do you like working on a variety of product and service offerings? Then join us, and take a Northwestern Direction.

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Lead Developer - Alumni Development Enterprise Applications

  • HR Job ID: 34489
  • Hiring Managers: Stu Baker, Amy Engstler
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 9/18/18

Are you an ascending DevOps practitioner and trailblazer who is seeking a new direction? Do you have a strong desire to help develop and continuously improve a modern pipeline for building, testing, deploying, and monitoring applications and services? Then consider taking a Northwestern Direction and join the Alumni Development Enterprise Applications (ADEA) team, which is currently looking for a Lead Developer to join the technical team.

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AT Software Developer - Media and Design

  • HR Job ID: 34614
  • Hiring Manager: Rodolfo Vieria
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 10/03/18

Northwestern Information Technology is seeking a qualified Drupal Developer to join our team. As a Drupal Developer, you will be responsible for building the "client-side" of our web applications, which makes your role crucial for the success of our business. This one-year term position (with possibilities of continuation based on funding) will complete project work associated with Northwestern’s global academic reputation and presence. Under the direction of the Media and Design academic software development lead and the Director for Media and Design, you will work with the latest technology, Cloud-based Drupal deployment, and have the chance to advance and grow your career.  

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Information Security Analyst - Information Security Office

  • HR Job ID: 34511
  • Hiring Manager: Nowell Arnold
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 9/20/18

The Information Security Analyst maintains systems to protect data from unauthorized users and identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. The analyst also designs, develops, tests, and deploys security for applications or systems. You will be asked to collaborate with users and to obtain and implement user-security requirements, including row-level security. The analyst also ensures compliance with all security-associated Northwestern, state, and federal rules and regulations. You will also work closely with Northwestern and individual school and/or department IT to ensure security measures are implemented and communicated effectively.

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Manager, Endpoint Device Management & Support - Technology Support Services

  • HR Job ID: 34350
  • Hiring Manager: Dush Fernando
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 8/30/18

This position guides and mentors a team of IT support specialists and engineers who deliver a managed endpoint (desktop, laptops, and mobile devices) service to faculty, researchers, and administrative staff members, including executive support. The Manager will provide operational leadership for endpoint management functions—end-user support, software installation and patching, hardware replacement, and project leadership.

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AT Software Developer - Media and Design

  • HR Job ID: 34339
  • Hiring Manager: Rodolfo Vieria
  • Location: Evanston
  • Post Date: 08/29/18

Northwestern IT is seeking to hire a sharp and dynamic UI and front-end developer to support our software development team in Media and Design Services.

As our UI and front-end developer, you will work as a member of our development team to jointly design and implement innovative software solutions for cutting-edge academic, research, and administrative applications. You will collaborate with faculty and students at one of the world’s leading research universities. This role is an ideal job if you are a designer and developer who wants to be part of a highly skilled team, values total ownership of your work, and looks forward to embracing new challenges and opportunities in Cloud-based application environments.

We are looking for a creative, focused, and technically curious individual who enjoys both design and working hands-on with the code in a fast-paced academic culture. If you are a skilled developer and designer with professional experience in modern UI frameworks and contemporary AWS serverless software development for a top tier University environment, we want to speak to you.

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To browse all open positions across Northwestern, visit the Careers page of the Human Resources website

Looking for student jobs? Visit Student Employment Opportunities

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

If you have a question about any of these opportunities, please contact Chris Fyfe, talent acquisition partner.

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