Senior Systems Engineer

at New York Public Library (view profile)
Location Manhattan, New York
Date Posted January 19, 2021
Category Non-Profit
Job Type Full-time
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Minimum Compensation in Local Currency 110000
Hourly or Salary? Salary


At NYPL we’re building a future-looking, next-gen, Digital Repository that will make millions of rare and hard to reach artifacts accessible to people all around the world. Come help us build the platform to make this all possible. You’ll work with other systems engineers, developers, preservationists, and key stakeholders to ensure the technical platform powering this is sound, secure, scalable, and cost-effective.

This Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for the daily operations of NYPL’s Digital Repository technical platform. He/she will have tactical day-to-day ownership of the storage platform (on-prem and in the cloud), servers, technical processes, monitoring, break/fix, and troubleshooting.  Working closely with other engineers, Digital, and Digital Research, the engineer will plan and implement technologies and processes to streamline operations of the technology stack. The engineer will be the primary point of contact for stakeholders leveraging this platform.