Job: Software Developer 1 (Springville)

Henry Paul henry at paulfam.com
Tue Oct 25 22:57:30 MDT 2011


On 10/25/2011 10:45 PM, Gabriel Gunderson wrote:
>
> Clearly this is targeting a student (or someone at the start of their
> career). Listen to the tone of the offer:
>
> "based on your abilities and experience"
> "you’ll learn industry best practices"
> "can accommodate school"
> "working knowledge"
>
> We don't have to blast every job offer that comes across this list. If
> you don't like it, don't apply. But don't presume to know what's best
> for everyone on the list.
>
> Some of us had to learn everything on our own when starting; I would
> have *loved* that exposure as a student preparing to graduate. As a
> bonus, it pays much better than most on-campus jobs.
>
> Finally, have some confidence in the job market. It will make
> adjustments if needed.
>
> Gabe
>
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Flexible scheduling for school is mentioned, but it is not clear that 
the primary candidate should be a student. If you're looking for 
students / interns, say so in the ad.

Henry


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