So much for lying in a beanbag wearing tighty whities and weilding a remote.
I've decided to join the world of the employed once more. A9 looks like
a great opportunity to learn a whole pile of new things and try to
solve some fun problems. A9 is Amazon's search technology arm, spun off
into a subsidiary down here in Palo Alto. There have been a
in the press
already, even though A9 isn't really started yet.
This is the weblog of Joe Francis, aka
floppymoose. I just recently returned from a lovely vacation in
Hawaii. In some kind of karmic equalization process, 10 days of
Hawaiian bliss was balanced by the discovery, on my return, that my
badge no longer opened the building at Netscape's Mountain View campus
where I work. I mean worked. I am part of the flotsam
scattered by the ejection
of all things mozilla from AOL.
So now I'm seeking a software engineering position. If you have
one, give it to me. Now.
Not yet convinced? Perhaps some details of
my prior experience is in order.