Really Linux: Linux Job Want Ads Gone Mad
Feb 11, 2006, 19:00 (13 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Walter V. Koenning)
[ Thanks to Mark Rais for this
"Perhaps it's a result of the massive outsourcing of programmer
skills? Or maybe it's a response to ridiculous resumes where recent
college graduates tout twenty years of collective experience.
Resumes that include expertise with LISP and Prolog, and list
achievements such as replication of human brain capacity through
neural networks created with spare computer parts and cottage
"But the result is that Linux related job ads have started to
take on a rather mad style. I've seen a rash of the most ridiculous
want ads for Linux computer engineers. Is the industry so bad off?
Are some recruiters not getting enough sleep...?"