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This is a page for linux.conf.au delegates who know of relevant jobs
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= Emacs BoF =
  
== Jobs BoF ==
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In which we talk about all the new and exciting things that are happening
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in the Emacs world,
  
The Jobs [[Birds of a Feather sessions (BoFs)|Birds of a Feather session]] is on '''Thursday afternoon tea (15:00-15:40) at D.211'''. Come along if you want to advertise a job or are looking for a job. Also welcome are people who want to network or who may be able to help connect people and create opportunities.
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== Possible discussion topics ==
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* Getting started with emacs
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* elpa
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* native gtk widget support in emacs
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* org-mode to keep yourself organised
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* magit for working with git
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* How to deal with coming across from Vi(m)
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* emacs users mailing list
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* emacs chats with Sacha Chua
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* Can we possibly get this thing to edit text?
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* [http://lists.softwarefreedom.com.au/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/emacs-au-discuss Australia Newzealand emacs mailing list]
  
== Looking for staff ==
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== Schedule ==
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* Wednesday Lunchtime 12:20pm. Bring something to eat - Location D2.193 Percy Baxter.
  
Please post information job description, who to talk to or how they can contact you at the conference to ask more info about it and how
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== Organiser ==
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[[ User:Jason@dickson.st|Jason Lewis]]
  
=== Wanted: Experienced Sysadmins and/or DevOps/Ops Specialists ===
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== Notes from Clinton ==
My company ([http://www.oss.co.nz) is hiring for experienced Linux sysadmins and/or "Ops"-specialising DevOps engineers.
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* God mode, M-x without the M-: https://github.com/chrisdone/god-mode
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* Sticky Modifiers (Press and release Meta, press x): https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/StickyModifiers
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* Python Mode, IDE-lite: https://github.com/jorgenschaefer/elpy
  
By experienced, we do mean 5+ years full-time experience, and RHCE-level or equivalent knowledge. Office-based full-time roles, Auckland or Wellington.
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Blogs:
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* Pragmatic Emacs, daily tips: http://pragmaticemacs.com/
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* Emacs Horrors, daily wtf: http://emacshorrors.com/
  
Find me at Conference or reach out to me ([[User:Dhawke@oss.co.nz|Dan Hawke]]) directly.
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== Attendees ==
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* [[User:Jason@dickson.st|Jason Lewis]]
  
=== Facebook is Hiring Engineers ===
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Facebook is hiring Network Engineers, Systems Engineers, Production Engineers and Software Engineers. There are roles in Menlo Park in California, Seattle, New York, and London.
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For details see https://www.facebook.com/careers.
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To chat about careers at Facebook, please find me around the conference (look for a Facebook T-shirt) or reach out to me online ([[Katie_Miller|Katie Miller]]).
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=== Help make government services simpler, clearer and faster for all Australians ===
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The Digital Transformation Office is looking for developers, web ops engineers, delivery managers, technology leads / technical architects, product managers and more. In Sydney and Canberra
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https://www.dto.gov.au/careers/
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This is a great opportunity to work on things that make a real and meaningful difference to people's lives!
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Come and find me (Matthew Landauer) at the conference if you have any questions and want to find out more.
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=== Looking for 5 staff ===
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OpenSourceCompanyA is looking for 5 keen staff to build widgets for their open source project. We need people who know how to program in R and keen to work at Ekatahuna. For more details please go to <link to advert> and talk to me during the breaks. I'll be wearing a dunce cap with stars on it.
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Thanks
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== Looking for job ==
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=== Sysadmin/programmer/etc looking for a job in Adelaide ===
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Hi,
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My name is Daniel O'Connor and I'm a sysadmin/dev (with embedded and hardware design experience) looking for a job in Adelaide (or remote). My CV is at https://www.linkedin.com/in/daniel-o-connor-7b35b055 . I'm available for talking to during the conference. Thanks.
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=== Sysadmin looking for home ===
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Hi I am a sysadmin with 100yrs experience on AIX, linux, And Windows. I'd like a job. Please see my cv <add link to your cv>. I am available for questions and informal interviews. <contact info if it isn't in your cv>.  Thanks
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=== [http://www.dhanapalan.com/blog/about/ Sridhar Dhanapalan]: Just moved near Melbourne/Geelong ===
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I've recently moved near Melbourne/Geelong from Sydney and am looking to resume my career after a couple of months of paternity leave. You can read about me [http://www.dhanapalan.com/blog/about/ here] and my LinkedIn profile is [https://au.linkedin.com/in/sridhard here].
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I've got a technical background but these days I'm more on the business side. My background is primarily in education, not-for-profits and start-ups. I work well in roles where flexibility or a multi-disciplinary approach is required, or where liaison/coordination is required between tech and business.
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Emacs BoF

In which we talk about all the new and exciting things that are happening in the Emacs world,

Possible discussion topics

  • Getting started with emacs
  • elpa
  • native gtk widget support in emacs
  • org-mode to keep yourself organised
  • magit for working with git
  • How to deal with coming across from Vi(m)
  • emacs users mailing list
  • emacs chats with Sacha Chua
  • Can we possibly get this thing to edit text?
  • Australia Newzealand emacs mailing list

Schedule

  • Wednesday Lunchtime 12:20pm. Bring something to eat - Location D2.193 Percy Baxter.

Organiser

Jason Lewis

Notes from Clinton

Blogs:

Attendees


Birds of a Feather sessions (BoFs)
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