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Date: 2009-08-17 (21:30)
From: Matthew Macy <mat.macy@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Jane Street is hiring (as if you didn't already know)
On Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 1:26 PM, Romain Beauxis<toots@rastageeks.org> wrote:
>        Hi !
> Le lundi 17 août 2009 15:02:10, Alexy Khrabrov a écrit :
>> I believe that any OCaml job posting is such a cause to rejoice, that the
>> only event which comes less frequently is a Haskell job posting! :)  You
>> have to be pretty heartless, or not planning to work as a functional
>> programmer for money, to not be delighted by those sensible and interesting
>> reminders from Yaron.  He also makes them dynamic, keeping adding various
>> cities of the world to the mix!

I don't anticipate ever doing functional programming professionally
and I have absolutely no interest in ever living in New York or
London. Moving back to Japan would be fun but for the fact that my
wife speaks no Japanese and forcing my friends to speak English or
having a running translation of the dialog is simply not realistic.
Nonetheless, the number of employers using Ocaml is currently
sufficiently small in number that periodically hearing about
employment opportunities is interesting to me as a reminder that it
isn't just a research language. That said, if it were to ever reach
even the level of the innumerable niche conference announcements then
a push to ocaml-jobs would probably be appropriate.