The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is one of the world's preeminent scientific and cultural institutions, and has as its mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition. AMNH has been a decades long innovator in the use of video, electronic and interactive media, presentation of leading-edge display technologies in the service of public education, and in house production of ultra-high resolution science driven content. To support the Gilder Center Invisible Worlds Theater (opening Winter 2022-2023), as well as the vast installed base of electronic media and future projects, AMNH is seeking a Systems Administrator.
The Systems Administrator will work with the Rose Center Engineering team to maintain audio, video, interactive and production systems throughout the campus including the Hayden Planetarium, and the new Gilder Center. The duties shall include the daily preparation of the theaters and emergency support and repairs as needed.
Experience with Linux, Windows and Mac operating systems, computer hardware, systems administration, and video production.
Methodical troubleshooting skills.
Willingness to work some nights and weekends.
Knowledge of network services, enterprise storage systems, and 3D applications.
Experience with SDVOE or Video routing and KVM systems a plus.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: careers.amnh.org
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world's preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education and exhibition. The Museum is renowned for its exhibitions and scientific collections, which serve as a field guide to the entire planet and present a panorama of the world's cultures.
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