An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and AAM accredited, the Japanese American National Museum is recognized as one of the nation’s premier cultural museums. The National Museum is located in the historic Little Tokyo neighborhood in downtown Los Angeles, a neighborhood that has experienced an exciting revitalization with diverse new restaurants, shops, luxury apartments, and nightlife.
The Database Administrator is responsible for managing all data information systems including Altru and The Museum System (TMS) and serves all functional areas with emphasis on Development, Collections, Marketing and Communications, and Visitor Services. In addition, the Database Administrator will develop and run reports and analyze data, manage data entry, data extraction, data quality initiatives, and other data related activities. The Database Administrator will be the lead contact for data analytics, working with key staff to understand data needs and develop actionable insights, as well as improve current practices.
Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science, informatics, economics, data science or statistics preferred. Minimum of 3 years’ experience using Altru and/or Gallery Systems TMS (preferred) or other relational databases experience. Ability to multitask, prioritize and work independently. Work well under pressure to meet deadlines. Possess excellent organizational skills and be detail oriented. Demonstrate commitment and flexibility at all times in order to ensure high quality service. Knowledge of Japanese American history and culture a plus. Comfortable with Google Workspace, MS Office and working knowledge of SQL and web-based content management systems preferred. Position funded through 6/30/24. Visit www.janm.org/jobs for full description. EOE.
Benefits: M, D, ERISA 403(b), FSA, 17 holidays, sick, vacation time, on-site parking, discounts in museum store and Chado Tea Room.
To apply submit: cover letter, application form and resume
Japanese American National Museum
Attn: Human Resources
Re: Database Administrator
100 N. Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
No Phone Calls Please