Video Game History Data Structuring, Analysis, and Research.

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PRESERVATION QUEST

Preservation Quest requires a consultant (data scientist or applicable) to help us structure, store and analyze historical video game data. Spanning from the 1960s' to today our lack of experience in data management has made referencing these priceless data sets difficult if not impossible for our Team of 6 video game history writers and researchers.

The environment you'll be coming into exemplifies a number of cores including respecting the fact you are the expert: regardless of your experience, you are the one who knows and wants to become better at your craft. This means among much else that we will follow the plan you outline to us, as outlined to us.

To prepare we've centralized our structured and unstructured research data and a sponsor has generously given us shared hosting on their 1TB RAM and 128+ core data center servers: we can deploy whatever software you'll need.



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About PRESERVATION QUEST

Location:

869 65TH PL, SPRINGFIELD, OR 97478, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to save every video game. Ever. We don't mean just the games, but the stories of how video games have impacted children, and adults in forms unique to countries like Argentina, Brazil, New Zealand, the US, and the world. They also alleviate pain, suffering, and have the ability to vastly improve the lives of people no matter their race or creed. Take third degree burns for example, a condition so traumatic that "few injuries involve more painful and numerous procedures than severe burns." "I think one kid described it best, '[... the pain is] just white noise.’ He said [while having the dressings on his burns changed.] 'I wasn’t thinking about anything, I was just shooting snowballs.’ " https://tinyurl.com/vrsnowballfight Help us save not only the video games that have had such a profound effect on cultures the world over, but to also use them to bring hope, joy, and relief to people who need it the most.

Description

Founded in mid-2020 we've programs, and projects that span the world:

Venezuela
Brazil
Pakistan
New Zealand

In not just saving the unique cultural artifacts around electronic mediums, but also giving people the chance to work with PQ to preserve their own culture. Beyond that we're actively using video game preservation to help those around us: Preservation Quest has mentored youth, and given people from around the world the opportunity to develop creative, and technological skills.

In a very real way we do everything we can to truly care in real, and substantial ways.

Because caring matter, even though it is yes, alot of work.

Arts & Culture
Computers & Technology
International

WHEN

Mon Jan 03, 2022 - Fri Apr 01, 2022

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Software Engineering
  • Database Administration
  • IT Consulting
  • SQL / MySQL
  • Analytics

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Please note that the start and end dates are extremely flexible.

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