Executive Director, Living Computer Museum
The Executive Director (ED) will lead the Living Computer Museum as it continues its evolution as a unique interactive experience with computers that shape how we interact with the current systems of today. This position will provide the leadership for the daily operations of the Living Computer Museum (LCM) while enhancing museum programs, exhibitions, and events that support the mission, vision and goals of the collection. In this role the ED will partner with various affiliate personnel to ensure finance and operations are effectively managed, and are of the highest quality while enhancing the guest experience.
Principal Vintage Software Developer
This position reports to the Vintage Computing Engineering Manager and will have responsibility for operating system restoration and development for a variety of vintage computer systems. The LCM maintains some 60 different types of vintage systems from mainframes to personal computers in operational state and available for museum visitors to use. The LCM engineering team is responsible for the restoration and maintenance of the machines. The team has just finished a major restoration of a Digital Equipment Corporation PDP10 KI system and is embarking on a significant restoration of a Control Data Corporation 6500 supercomputer. These restorations include repair/restoration of hardware, development of emulators where needed and the development of "programming elements" that enhance the visitor experience.
Tour Guide – Temporary/Full-time
The Living Computer Museum is looking for an exceptional customer service professional to fill a full-time role as a Tour Guide for a period of 9 months. Tour Guides present the museum’s artifacts to guests using a combination of dynamic storytelling and hands-on demonstrations. A willingness to learn new and sometimes challenging material is crucial as is the ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations in an upbeat manner. A sense of humor is preferred.
We are currently looking for Hardware and Software Engineers to assist us in the restoration and maintenance of the following systems. You must have had direct experience working on these vintage systems and available to consult on a part-time basis.
- CDC 6600 – DD60 Control Console
- Data General – Eclipse MV8000
- Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) – PDP-7, 8, 10, 11, 12
- IBM – 360, 370, 7094, 1401, 1130
- Interdata – 7/32
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