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"Price, Ken J" <[log in to unmask]>
Thu, 4 Nov 1999 12:42:52 -0500
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Unfortunately, it was not done in Ada.

        -----Original Message-----
        From:   Wisniewski, Joseph [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
        Sent:   Thursday, November 04, 1999 10:11 AM
        To:     [log in to unmask]
        Subject:        Re: DC Metro Position

        Which reminds me, I almost took a consulting gig with the then
        "Union Switch and Signal" in Pittsburg. They were going to do the
        software for the Green Line in LA, in Ada. Does anyone know if that
        project ever "flew". (I had heard that the two managers that I
        interviewed with left the company, so .... I interpreted that to be


        > ----------
        > From:         Ben Brosgol[SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
        > Reply To:     Ben Brosgol
        > Sent:         Thursday, November 04, 1999 9:40 AM
        > To:   [log in to unmask]
        > Subject:      Re: DC Metro Position
        > When I saw the subject line "DC Metro Position" I thought "Great,
the DC
        > subway system is going to be programmed in Ada!"  When I saw that
        > skill
        > background was Air Trafffic Control I was even more impressed,
        > a
        > Space Age system with flying subways (an interesting image :-)
But then I
        > realized that I had mis-interpreted "Metro" :-(
        > -Ben Brosgol
        > [log in to unmask]
        > -----Original Message-----
        > >From: Christy Wentz <[log in to unmask]>
        > To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
        > Date: Wednesday, November 03, 1999 5:11 PM
        > Subject: DC Metro Position
        > >We have an immediate need for candidates with at least 3 - 5
years of SW
        > >development experience with ADA in a Unix environment (preferably
        > IBM's
        > >RISCSystem/6000 AIX or Sun Solaris). Desired skills include Air
        > >Management / Control SW development, software development for
        > >availability systems, algorithmic intensive systems, flight data
        > processing,
        > >and GUI development.
        > >If you know anyone who may be interested in this opportunity,
        > contact
        > >me at the number below. This position is located in the
Washington DC
        > metro
        > >area.
        > >Thank you for your time.
        > >
        > >
        > >Christy Wentz
        > >Technical Recruiter
        > >LIST, Inc.
        > >703-467-0100  ext 205
        > >[log in to unmask]
        > >