The Getty

Systems Engineer

Requisition Number
Regular Full-Time
Position Status
Getty Center
Trust - 1293-Server Administration
Information Technology
Targeted Hiring Range
$38.75 - $50.38 Hourly
ERRP Eligible
Commensurate with experience and internal equity

Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion at Getty

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Job Summary

We are looking for a candidate to provide Microsoft Windows Server technical expertise and solutions to teams and staff at the Getty. The Windows Engineer will be required to work with other teams and staff to make recommendations, solve problems and implement standards and solutions. You will be managing systems and services in the cloud and on premise as you assist in the deployment of applications and services. You will help manage existing and new technologies and policies to create scalable solutions.

Major Job Responsibilities

  • Administer and manage the overall Windows Server based infrastructure and services which includes deployment, configuration and management of Windows Server systems
  • Work with teams to solve problems
  • Maintain a strong security posture by securing systems and providing guidance on tools and policies to maintain security
  • Assist in the management of Active Directory
  • Deploy the infrastructure and services for new applications
  • Utilizes infrastructure as code and configuration management to deploy and maintain architectures
  • Monitors and evaluates resource usage to recommend/develop enhancements to system capabilities and performance
  • Resolves difficult system problems and provides consultation or training
  • Creates documents for users, staff, consulting personnel, and developers
  • Acts as liaison with various teams across the campus


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or a combination of education and relevant experience
  • 2-5 years of Windows, Unix, Linux or mobile system administration experience


All employees must be fully-vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus as a condition of employment. Exemptions from this requirement as a reasonable accommodation due to medical contraindication, disability or sincerely held religious belief or practice will be considered.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience in managing Windows Server operating systems
  • Experience in working with teams to troubleshoot and resolve problems
  • Knowledge of securing systems and security mechanisms
  • The candidate should have experience with monitoring systems and services
  • Experience in VMware or other virtualization tools
  • Experience in web based technologies including IIS
  • Experience in infrastructure services, such as DNS, Email, Kerberos and firewalls
  • The ability to read and write in a scripting language including PowerShell or programming languages is a plus
  • Experience with a configuration management tool or infrastructure as code including Ansible or Terraform is a plus
  • Experience in managing resources in AWS or Azure is a plus
  • Ability to work in partnership with team members

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other protected status.