MSU IT Careers

About Michigan State University

Michigan State University Spartans work to advance the common good in uncommon ways.

The nation’s pioneer land-grant university, MSU began as a bold experiment that democratized higher education and helped bring science and innovation into everyday life. Today, MSU is one of the top research universities in the world—on one of the biggest, greenest campuses in the nation—and is home to a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.

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Career Opportunities

It’s a competitive market for talented IT professionals. Working in MSU Information Technology is of critical importance to the university and can lead to short-term and long-term career development. If you are an MSU alum, this is a special opportunity to work for the university that helped shape you and your career.

MSU IT needs people who are inquisitive, driven, creative, passionate about technology, and willing to work hard. Add your skills to help grow Michigan State and your technology experiences.

See and apply for IT job openings at MSU.

MSU Information Technology

MSU Information Technology supports more than 50,000 students, about 5,300 faculty and academic staff, and 6,800 support staff who live and work in 545 buildings.

MSU IT has been evolving over the past few years with the addition of the Chief Information Security Officer position and the expansion of the Chief Information Officer position. Additional executive leaders have also been added to support technology at MSU.

The main IT department, IT Services, employs about 450 IT professionals. An additional 300 IT professionals are employed by individual colleges and departments across MSU.

An MSU IT Transformation initiative launched in November 2015. Read more about IT strategy and projects on on the Bolder IT site.

Follow the Michigan State University Information Technology LinkedIn Page for more.

IT Services

The IT Services Major Administrative Unit and the Office of the CIO provide the primary leadership for strategic, financial, and policy initiatives affecting technology across MSU.

IT Services is committed to providing academic and administrative technologies to support the work of MSU and its community.