Perl at the BBC?

John Costello cos at
Mon Sep 17 19:49:09 BST 2007

On Mon, 17 Sep 2007, Peter Corlett wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 16, 2007 at 12:34:17PM -0700, John Costello wrote:
> > While a friend was searching for jobs at the BBC, I decided to look at
> > their Perl jobs. My curiosity was quashed. The keyword search returned no
> > results. Don't they have a sizable Perl presence?
> Ssh, if BBC management find a department that's using Perl and thus still
> able to get some work done, they'll outsource it.
> Have you tried the Guardian? I don't think there's any interesting Perl work
> going at the moment, but it's quite similar to the BBC in a lot of ways.

Thanks for that tip.  I'm not looking just yet, just exercising my 
curiosity.  Pulling up stakes for London would be a non-trivial task at 
this point.

Thanks also to whomever pointed out the email alerts.


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