Current Job Opportunities

Princeton University remains steadfast in our commitment to our teaching and research mission, especially during these challenging times. We currently are hiring in key positions that will enable us to fulfill our mission and advance our strategic priorities.

To view all positions currently open for application, see the Princeton University Careers site at hr.princeton.edu/careers.


Lead DevOps Engineer

In this role, you design and deploy creative solutions on a multi-year project to transform the University's identity and access management service. You will also provide feedback and recommendations to support the transition to a successful DevOps model of application delivery. (#2021-12361)

This is a 2-year, benefits eligible, term position. This position is fully remote.

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Enjoys partnering collaboratively with other teams or departments to develop and deploy access management solutions
  • Is interested in finding creative solutions and automating processes
  • Is looking to provide technical leadership and mentoring to others

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience in application development and operations that support IT services and infrastructure
  • Knowledge of configuring and deploying containerized applications

Details & Apply


Senior Director Network Services

In this role, you lead a team of 60 full-time technical staff and oversee the operations of the University network. You will also develop and implement a business strategy for networking aligned with industry best practices. (#2020-12286)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Is looking to make an impact on a multi-year networking roadmap
  • Enjoys working with cutting-edge technology and solving complex problems
  • Thrives in an environment where technology is constantly advancing
  • Builds strong relationships with other to develop a culture of teamwork and collaboration

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience working in a complex network environment
  • Leadership experience and the ability to manage high-performing teams
  • Expertise in 802.11, 4G, 5G, network switching, routing, BGP, and OSPF

Details & Apply

 


Senior IT Manager - Business Applications and IT Platforms

In this role, you lead a team of developer and analysts responsible for the implementation, maintenance and support of vendor applications. Your responsibilities also include building strong customer and vendor relationships, as well as forming partnerships across campus. (#2020-12285)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Is interested in leading a team of professionals with varying backgrounds and responsibilities
  • Enjoys staying abreast of customer IT operations, data stewardship responsibilities, and departmental processes.
  • Is looking to participate in projects to assess third party solutions.

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience managing information systems in an organization
  • Has broad technical knowledge of vendor applications and tools used to securely extend package functionality
  • Is a strong mentor and interested in developing others

Details & Apply


Lead Architect, Software Development

In this role, you serve as the technical subject matter expert and lead the team responsible for a variety of software infrastructure technologies. (#2020-12149)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Is interested in leading a team of technologists and supporting academic and administrative computing software infrastructure
  • Enjoys analyzing and determining best practices for software development

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience in the development, deployment, and support of enterprise applications
  • In-depth knowledge of Java, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP, XML, Python, and SQL
  • The ability to work effectively with individuals having varied levels of technical knowledge

Details & Apply


Research Software Engineer

In this role, you serve as an integral member of a dynamic research team, developing software and optimization algorithms for power grid research. (#2020-12153)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Loves to write code and is interested in supporting groundbreaking research
  • Is able to learn new systems quickly and efficiently
  • Enjoys finding solutions to complex problems

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong programming skills in C/C++, Python, R, and other languages used in social science applications
  • Experience working in an academic research environment
  • The ability to speak effectively with individuals having varied levels of technical knowledge

Details & Apply


Research Software Engineer

In this role, you serve as an integral member of social science research teams helping to develop efficient and scalable code. (#2020-12147)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Loves to write code and is interested in supporting groundbreaking research
  • Is able to learn new systems quickly and efficiently
  • Enjoys finding solutions to complex problems

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong programming skills in C/C++, Python, R, and other languages used in social science applications
  • Experience working in an academic research environment
  • The ability to speak effectively with individuals having varied levels of technical knowledge

Details & Apply


Director Researcher Engagement

In this role, you provide the leadership and oversight to ensure engagement with academic researchers and staff reflects excellence, efficiency, and operational effectiveness. (#2020-12149)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Has deep technical knowledge and proven judgement and integrity to lead their team in providing high-level support
  • Strives for high performance and establishes and maintains effective customer relationships
  • Feels a strong commitment to service, teamwork, and collaboration

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience administering high performance computing and data systems and/or programming research code
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Excellent organizational, technical, planning, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Management experience to lead a diverse group of technical professionals

Details & Apply


Senior PeopleSoft Developer/Analyst (HCM)

In this role, you serve as the PeopleSoft Human Capital Management (HCM) module subject matter expert. You analyze campus customer needs and develop customizations and bolt-on solutions. Your responsibilities also include PeopleSoft testing, maintenance, and customer support. (#2020-12100)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Is successful in analyzing customer needs and developing custom solutions, interfaces, and reports
  • Enjoys researching new technology features and making recommendations on adoption to enhance current processes

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience as a developer/analyst supporting PeopleSoft HCM
  • In-depth knowledge of PeopleSoft architecture and experience developing in PeopleTools utilizing Application Designer, Application Engine, PeopleCode, and Application Packages
  • Experience working with HTML5, CSS, XML, and Java Script

Details & Apply


Lead Cloud Application Architect

In this role, you analyze the current application portfolio to determine areas of improvement that will enable migration to the cloud. You design and implement cloud environments and partner with developers and business owners to manage the migration. (#2020-12002)

The job is ideal for someone who:

  • Is looking to work with cutting-edge cloud technologies
  • Enjoys reviewing and documenting existing technologies and their dependencies

Skills you bring to the table:

  • Strong experience with design, implementation, and support of solutions in Azure
  • Previous experience in architecting and developing complex, three-tier applications
  • Azure Solutions Architect and Azure Security Engineer Microsoft certifications

Details & Apply


We Hire Top Talent

Don't see the right listing for you now? Providing technology to this 'city' that is Princeton University calls for a broad range of information technology and administrative talent representing more than 31 job categories. Check back again soon, as new positions are opening regularly.

  • Accessibility
  • Administrative Support
  • Application Engineering and Support
  • Automation
  • Budget and Finance
  • Business Analysis
  • Business Intelligence
  • Cloud Engineering and Support
  • Contract and Vendor Management
  • Data Modeling
  • Database Administration
  • Help Desk and Desktop Support
  • High-performance Computing
  • Information and Cyber Security
  • Infrastructure Engineering and Support
  • Inventory Control
  • IT Consulting
  • IT Leadership
  • Network Engineering
  • Organizational Administration and Operations
  • Process Improvement
  • Project Management
  • Software Engineering and Support
  • Storage Engineering and Support
  • Systems Engineering and Support
  • Technology Installation
  • Technology Support and Field Services
  • Training and Outreach
  • Unified Communications
  • User Experience (U/X)
  • Web Design and Development