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The Getty Research Institute Imaging Studios is currently accepting applications for a Senior Imaging Technician. We are seeking a positive, creative, and experienced imaging professional with expertise in digital imaging for cultural heritage. The successful candidate will be joining a team of skilled imaging professionals working on a variety of digitization activities assisting scholarly research, publications, online discovery, exhibitions and preservation.   The Senior Imaging Technician will have primary responsibility for digitization activities related to Research Institute exhibitions and will work closely with curators, exhibition staff, and other stakeholders to develop and execute digitization plans for in-house exhibitions including photography of exhibition objects for publication, preparation of images for large-format signage, and general exhibition documentation.
Requisition Number
2022-3947
Maintains, troubleshoots, replaces and may install electrical circuits, equipment and appliances. Inspects and tests electrical equipment, lighting, signal, communication and power circuits. Responsible for changing lighting ballasts and all exterior lighting including fiber optic lights in pools. Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures. Inspects completed work for conformance with requirements of local building codes.
Requisition Number
2022-3933
Assists in maintaining HVAC equipment, refrigeration equipment, specialty HVAC vaults, ice machines and kitchen equipment.
Requisition Number
2022-3874
The J. Paul Getty Trust is the world’s largest cultural and philanthropic organization dedicated to the visual arts. The Trust’s Investment Department manages a diversified portfolio of $9 billion in investment assets, and we are seeking an Investment Analyst to join our team.   Our Investment Analyst Rotation Program provides the opportunity to work with all of our investment groups. Investment Analysts will initially work on one of three investment teams: Private Equity and Venture Capital, Public Equity and Real Assets, or absolute Return and Credit. Once a year, each analyst will rotate and work on a different asset class team.    Analysts are expected to develop investment manager research skills that can be applied across all asset classes. Investment Analysts will help monitor, evaluate, and select investment managers and co-investments based on a variety of metrics and strategic considerations.    Evaluating potential investment managers requires Investment Analysts to use both quantitative and qualitative skills. Analysts will be in charge of gathering, processing, and documenting a variety of data on investment managers, markets, and opportunities.    Qualitatively, Investment Analysts must be prepared to ask questions and evaluate the relative strength of different firms and investment strategies. Analysts coordinate and participate in meetings and calls, not just with investment managers, but also with other investors, industry CEOs and other professionals.    Quantitatively, Analysts use Excel and other tools to evaluate funds compared to benchmarks and peer universes, evaluate information about underlying holdings such as revenue growth, earnings growth, and changes in leverage for private companies, and evaluate duration, convexity, capital structure and security for credit investments.    For each assigned fund investment, Investment Analysts will be in charge of preparing an investment memorandum detailing the investment rationale and due diligence. Analysts may also perform ad-hoc market and industry research. Investment Analysts will also energetically monitor our current portfolio of funds. This involves reading investment updates, market reports, and tracking fund performance. Each quarter, the Analyst will spend time helping to craft a quarterly investment report for our Chief Investment Officer and the Board of Trustees. 
Requisition Number
2021-3819
Maintains HVAC equipment, refrigeration equipment, specialty HVAC vaults, ice machines and kitchen equipment.
Requisition Number
2021-3777
Maintains, repairs, inspects, installs and replaces plumbing systems, pipes, fittings and fixtures to maintain the heating, water, gas and drainage systems. Cuts, bends, threads and fits pipes with adjoining pipe assemblies. Repairs leaks and clears clogged drains. Installs sinks, showers, toilets, water heaters and related plumbing fixtures. May replace tile, replaster or paint walls through which holes have been made to gain access to plumbing. Interprets blueprints and works from sketches or verbal instructions. Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
Requisition Number
2021-3775
The Institutional Records and Archives department at the Getty Research Institute is seeking a Library Assistant II for a full-time limited term one-year position, estimated to begin in January 2023. Getty sponsors public events and lectures designed to expand awareness and appreciation of art and visual culture. A project is currently underway to digitize thousands of Getty event recordings and other analog audiovisual projects made on at-risk media, such as film reels, audio cassettes, video cassettes and tapes, CD, and DVDs. The Library Assistant II will assist the Institutional Records and Archives department in providing access to the digitized materials. The candidate will work both alone and in partnership with department staff under regular supervision. Partial remote work is a possibility.
Requisition Number
2021-3731
Designs, installs and maintains a variety of state of the art security access/intrusion systems and related components. Areas of specialization include access/intrusion alarms, access control programming, coordinates the work of vendors/contractors as needed. Works on assignments that are varied and complex in nature. Works on other technical systems or projects as needed, such as, Fire/life safety system, closed circuit television and commercial locksmith.
Requisition Number
2020-3653
At Getty Digital, we're re-imagining how we can use software to provide a, connected, user-centered experiences for visitors and art enthusiasts as they explore the rich information at the Getty, both on site and online.   We are looking for a developer to join a team of software engineers focused on the narrative, interpretive, and visitor-focused experiences across the Getty.  This team of four is responsible for the core Getty.edu website, as well as exhibitions, digital publications, and other initiatives, including a full redesign of the Getty’s core digital properties.   As a Sr. Software Engineer, you’ll report to the team lead, and will be responsible for working with them and the rest of the team to help estimate, plan, and execute major software initiatives across the Getty, as well as supporting existing applications and projects.  You will also be responsible for collaborating with and sharing expertise with a talented team of software developers, helping to set an example of best practices. You will work with subject matter experts, UX researchers, designers, and other software developers, collaborating to build experiences that help share the information shared across the Getty with the larger world.   Our software stack is Vue.js on the front end, with backend implementations in Python, data and content provided via APIs, and custom search interfaces using ElasticSearch.  Our applications are hosted via AWS and built within Docker containers.    The Getty is among the most prestigious cultural heritage organizations in the world, dedicated to furthering the study of the history of art. You will work on an amazing campus amongst fabulous art, architecture, and archives, collaborating with world-class scientists, curators, librarians, archivists, and academics.  We offer every other Friday off, excellent benefits, and a very strong commitment to balancing work and personal life.
Requisition Number
2019-3342