With more than 135,000 objects dating from ancient times to the present, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest art museum in the western United States. A museum of international stature as well as a vital part of Southern California, LACMA shares its vast collections through exhibitions, public programs, and research facilities that attract over 1.5 million visitors annually. LACMA’s eight building complex is located on 20 acres in the heart of Los Angeles, halfway between the ocean and downtown. Learn more about the museum by exploring lacma.org.
Reporting to the VP of Facilities and Security, the Security Technical & Network Systems Manager is responsible for the administration, implementation, management and maintenance of the building Security Access, Video Management and Command Center operations and related network systems at all LACMA properties. Budgetary forecasting and management, including contract agreements. Some duties include: collaborates with VP of Facilities & Security, Security Operations Manager, IS Management and Director of Facilities on all safety and security and related network system projects; defines and recommends appropriate hardware and software configurations and standards to meet organizational need; manages budget for all safety, security and network systems including software and hardware maintenance and repair; maintains and updates software and hardware service agreements; coordinates maintenance and system testing for security, RFID and security network related systems; analyzes and optimizes hardware and software performances; monitors safety, security and related network databases and equipment; liaises with Exhibition teams on the installation and placement of cameras and collection related security devices; orders supplies and equipment for all systems using prudent cost-savings initiatives; coordinates equipment delivery, installation and asset management; oversees security Control/Command Room management and operations; develops and maintains documented procedures for Security Control/Command Center, specifically related to daily operations and emergency response procedures; develops and conducts end user training on all related building safety and security devices and software; ensures all critical systems are backed-up and redundant to aide in emergency response; implements and administers a master key-management and tracking system; directly responds to and provides support in emergency situations; assists Security Operations Manager in gathering forensic information and data for investigations; performs other duties or special projects as assigned.
The qualified candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Systems, Information Systems Management, Technical Management or related field, and a minimum of 5-years of related experience, specifically in the area of building safety & security systems and IT/IS Networks. Experience in the following areas is required: building access control software, including door/panel set-up, creating access privileges, enrollment and database management; surveillance and video management system, including camera set-up and installation, user permissions, database management, maintenance and troubleshooting; network set-up, partitioning of networks, network security and troubleshooting, server set-up, optimization and storage management. On-call availability after regular business hours and on weekends is required.
An Equal Opportunity Employer: It is the policy of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to provide all persons with equal employment practices and opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, veteran or marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
With more than 120,000 objects dating from ancient times to the present, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest art museum in the western United States. A museum of international stature as well as a vital part of Southern California, LACMA shares its vast collections through exhibitions, public programs and research facilities that attract over a million visitors annually. LACMA’s eight building complex is located on twenty acres in the heart of Los Angeles, halfway between the ocean and downtown. Learn more about the museum by exploring lacma.org.