IT Careers

Whether you’re a Desktop Support Technician who enjoys troubleshooting and assisting students and faculty or a Senior Director of IT who is passionate about aligning our mission with technology and shaping the future our services, Yale offers a range of rewarding careers in information technology (IT). 

Committed to excellence

IT professionals across Yale are committed to providing the highest level of service to students, faculty, and staff, and delivering technology leadership that advances the University’s mission. Learn more about IT at Yale and its commitment to excellence, including opportunities to:

  • Be a part of a diverse team that supports innovation and collaboration
  • Career advancement and endless opportunities within several smaller organizations under one Yale that provides support at every stage of your career development
  • Being a part of cutting edge and emerging technologies that allows for creativity and continuous learning

IT careers include: ITS Early Career Development (Intern), Linux Technical Support, Systems Programmer, Business Systems Analyst, Software Developers/Engineer, IT Compliance Specialist, Senior Oracle Database Administrator, Senior Enterprise Architect, and Leadership positions.

IT Career Programs

Wolson Rotational Career Development Program

If you have earned your undergraduate degree recently, or will soon, the Wolson Rotational Career Development Program in Yale IT can help you get started with your career. The 18-month, paid rotational program matches participants with positions throughout the organization and provides training, mentoring, and practical experience.

Applications for 2023 will be open in Fall 2022.

Current College Students

Looking for an exciting summer experience? Our IT Summer College Internship Program offers current college students 10-to-12 week paid positions in Yale’s Information Technology organization. You will work side-by-side with IT professionals on projects matched with your areas of interest and gain valuable work skills.

Applications for 2023 will be open in Fall 2022.

High School Students

The Yale IT High School Internship Program aims to attract young people to the field of information technology and nurture their interest. The program offers students from participating area high schools opportunities to work in Yale IT for six weeks during the summer.

Eligible high schools nominate students to participate in the program. Students do not apply directly to Yale IT.

Program is currently on hold.