The Getty

Systems Administrator Associate - Information Security / Identity Management

Requisition Number
Regular Full-Time
Position Status
Getty Center
Trust - 1225-Infrastructure Operations
Information Technology
Targeted Hiring Range
33.48 - $43.53 Hourly
Commensurate with experience and internal equity

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Job Summary

Under close supervision, installs, configures, and maintains integrity of the operating system and server environments.

Major Job Responsibilities

  • Assists with installation of software and utilities for modifications and upgrades of security and identity management systems
  • Resolves incident reports as needed for data/network center assistance
  • Assists with maintenance and troubleshooting of system security and user accounts
  • Assists with installation, configuration and testing of servers with associated hardware, software, and networking components
  • Provides information security, authentication and identity management consultation/solutions within the department
  • Ensures data/media recovery by complying with a schedule of system backups and database archive operations
  • Participates in testing, debugging, configuring, and documenting in-scope systems and software
  • Assists with monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting in-scope systems


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or a combination of education and relevant experience
  • 0-2 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 with one or more operating systems (Windows, Mac, Linux)
  • Experience installing various hardware platforms and some skills with some operating system commands/utilities
  • Familiarity with networked/distributed computing environment concepts
  • Limited experience with programming or scripting in any applicable language
  • Familiarity with the foundations and practice of system configuration management
  • Good written communication skills
  • Ability to work well as a team member

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.