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ITaP Research Computing is a place of brilliant minds, fresh ideas, and important jobs to be done. Is it the place for you?


Purdue University’s Rosen Center for Advanced Computing is committed to promoting and advancing all forms of diversity, equity, inclusion and access (DEIA) to create an environment and culture where the uniqueness of individuals is celebrated and persons from all backgrounds can thrive.

Full-Time Positions

We will have multiple open positions for full-time employment needing a wide range of skills. See if you've got what we're looking for.

Research Scientist, Artificial Intelligence

As the Research Scientist, Artificial Intelligence (AI), you will explore/research, recommend, obtain funding for, and execute cyberinfrastructure projects that leverage innovations in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning. Establish a national reputation and leadership in Artificial Intelligence applications.

Research Scientist, Quantum Information Science

As the Research Scientist, Quantum Information Science (QIS), you will explore/research, recommend, obtain funding for, and execute cyberinfrastructure projects that leverage innovations in quantum computing, information sciences, and algorithms.

Lead Computational Scientist, Aerospace and Defense Applications

The Lead Computational Scientist will be an integral part of our researcher-facing support team, leading the support of Purdue’s initiatives in aerospace and national defense, and the Purdue Applied Research Institute (PARI). You will facilitate the use of large-scale research computing systems in research and provide the researchers with computational tools and expertise needed to address questions raised by cutting edge research.

Research Software Engineer, Composable Applications

This position will support the use of Anvil's innovative composable capabilities for science.

Group Lead, Data Intensive Computing

As the Group Lead, Data Intensive Computing, you will be a thought leader in data-intensive computing. This position, as a subject matter expert, is responsible for leading major projects with limited supervision, mentoring team members, and the administration and deployment of massive parallel distributed filesystems and archives, along with the accompanying storage subsystems to enable data-intensive science.

HPC Systems Engineer (multiple levels)

In this position you will be responsible for providing operational support for the cyberinfrastructure systems at Purdue, as well as develop novel CI solutions for Purdue researchers.

Student Positions

We strive to offer opportunities that provide students meaningful work experiences that enhance academic and professional growth.

Student Data Scientist

Research Computing is seeking a student to help support the expansion of RCAC's data science capabilities. The student data scientist will work closely with a mentor on both foundational and applied data science work.