Five years ago Sean made the jump from insurance and big banks to Mind Candy and in his time there made a big push into the use of Scala. He is also a core contributor to Argonaut and has made a few contributions to Scalaz.
Talks I've Given
Let The Types Set You Free
Featuring Sean Parsons
Types in functional programming should be embraced as they can model the logic intended to be codified into software more accurately and succinctly. From the basic to the more powerful we can provide both the pragmatic and the powerful building blocks that are necessary to build any systems.scala functional-programming scalax types
Scala in production at MindCandy, from the small to the large
Featuring Sean Parsons and Mark Baker
In this talk for Scala Days, Sean and Mark will show how MindCandy is using Scala to develop new highly scalable services for the popular kids website Moshi Monsters, as well as for the tools and infrastructure used to develop it.scala