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Questions tagged [careers]

A service (now called Jobs) offered by Stack Exchange that allows programmers (and others) to find jobs, and employers to find great programmers (and others). Not supported here anymore; please ask new questions about Jobs on Meta Stack Overflow.

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A bad profile in Stackoverflow can affect the future working and recruting process for the person who created such account?

Let me explain my question. Let's say a person makes a profile on StackOverFlow and for negligence and/or laziness that person doesn't read and ignore all the rules of the site, start posting ...
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Weirdly unrelated job ads [duplicate]

While I'm somewhat interested in job ads in SO, I can't remember seeing one that was related to my interests. I'm aware that in my main interest topics Dart, Dart Angular,and Flutter there aren't ...
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Can Stack Overflow ruin my chances for developing a future career? [closed]

I've been working on coding for a little bit and I feel like I have a basic understanding of how the web works, what certain technologies/frameworks do, etc. I was starting to feel good about it! ...
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Where can I ask questions about the Stack Overflow's sister sites (e.g. Jobs, Documentation)?

Is this where I ask questions about the Stack Overflow "side" businesses like Jobs or Documentation? It seems not if I read What's Meta, but jobs says otherwise.
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Stack Overflow Careers links broken on the Android app [duplicate]

It leads to "not found". For example: https://clc.stackoverflow.com/jobs/131738/php-engineer-help-scout?an=47Saei7mhOkVD24GhuBQTgcGIGAEEb8YG1gYGOSZuJkYchuZGRjYGUQPhD_faalad92O4bKF48LlbpFSVjkA&cr=...
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Link to the recommended job is broken in the mobile apps

The link to the recommended job in the app brings you to a page with the text: Not Found Looking at the link it seems like after changing the URL structure in Stack Overflow Jobs they have not been ...
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Careers ads break the Android app

Clicking any Careers (or Jobs) ad in the Android app feed results in an instant crash for the Android App version 1.0.89.
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Do the SE sites incentivize employers to hire lazy employees?

At company A, a lazy employee posts a question every time he runs into a stumbling block. At companies B, C, and D compulsively hard-working employees answer those questions as part of their SE ...
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Make it possible (more easily discoverable?) to view jobs in iOS app

I get "suggested jobs" in the iOS app, but I don't see an easy way to fully access StackOverflow Jobs with full search, etc. There's not an option in the other sites' entries either, at least not ...
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Why are the two percentages different? [duplicate]

When I see my StackOverflow CV in SO I see I am ranked in top 20% in Java. But when I run this query I see my rank in top 1.5%. Why this anomaly?
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Should the footer link to Jobs instead of Careers?

The footer of every page of every SE site has the link Stack Overflow Careers. Formerly, this link would take users to a site with job ads, but they have since moved to Stack Overflow Jobs. The ...
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What's up with this post and what appears to be double careers ads in the same post?

Coming here from a Hot Network Question (everyone's favorite way to get site visitors), I happened to notice on this question: Looks like there are now careers ads embedded into posts, apparently as ...
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Why I'm getting a response in JSON format at Stack Overflow Jobs? [closed]

Is it normal to get the response in JSON after updating my state at Stack Overflow Jobs? Link: https://stackoverflow.com/jobs/cv/set-search-state?ref=a Response:
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Has Stack Exchange data been used for expert finding yet?

I am trying to find some sources other than LinkedIn profiles that can be used for measuring the expertise of professionals at different careers. Do you think that Stack Exchange data is good for this ...
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Work-Location translated to french [closed]

A while ago I set up the places I want to work. Today I looked at my Profile, and it seems, that one entry (Lansing, MI) has the text "États-Unis" next to it, I belive that's french for USA. The other ...
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Where did the export CV option go? [duplicate]

It used to exist, but I can't seem to find it for the life of me on the new Stack Overflow Jobs site.
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Official name of the new Jobs site?

I was taking a look at the trademark guidance where it says what the proper use of the Stack Exchange name involves. However, it's not addressing the new jobs site. I believe on careers.stackoverflow....
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Oops! Something Bad Happened! Developer CV [duplicate]

I was trying to see my developer CV and suddenly this error came. https://stackoverflow.com/cv/dencygb got redirected to http://careers.stackoverflow.com/error?aspxerrorpath=%2Fso-proxy%2Fcv%2Fdencygb....
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All things 3D - SO Careers bug [duplicate]

I was going through an SO careers profile, where I found a bug. The favicon of all the SO accounts is that of 3D printing SO site. In addition to the accounts tab, the top answers tab also shows ...
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Report Spam in Careers messages? [duplicate]

I realize that I can block an employer from contacting me. I have done so. However, I'd like a way to report simply unfair use of the Careers systems. I received a poorly targeted recruitment attempt,...
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Incorrect header syntax in markdown version of careers' profile

I noticed that the markdown version of my careers.stackoverflow.com profile have some incorrect headers: #<My Name> ##Experience ##Education ##Certifications ##Projects &amp; Interests Not ...
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Careers PDF, projects and interests only shows Stack Overflow while profile also shows Programmers and UX

Using the create PDF link you can generate a resume from your Careers profile. However, the "Projects & Interests" section only shows Stack Overflow information, while my profile also ...
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Where do I get support for Stack Overflow Careers? [duplicate]

According to https://meta.stackexchange.com/help/on-topic Stack Overflow Careers should be on topic here. However I had a question about a possible bug closed with the reason "This question pertains ...
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A message lost in space

Today I opened the stackoverflow.com page, and I noticed that I received a message: But when I clicked on it, I got invalid page: I opened my messages, and the message is really not there. So, what ...
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careers, github project is hidden [closed]

For some reason http://careers.stackoverflow.com says: Hidden We couldn't find any commits you've made to this project. For https://github.com/Karaage-Cluster/karaage/commits/master This is just a ...
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Does SO/SE share Careers data with other websites?

I got a Careers message (via Careers messaging) from a recruiter, containing "I came across your resume on DICE" . DICE seems to be another jobs platform. Does Stack Overflow share my Careers data ...
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Update help/on-topic to push Careers onto MSO [duplicate]

SO Jobs (formerly Careers) is now supported on MSO primarily. But the help center here still says it's on-topic. If your question is about: ... Stack Overflow Careers ... ...
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Re-Sync LinkedIn Profile

Is there a way to re-sync my linkedin.com profile instead of doing just a 'one time import'? It would be great if I could update my LinkedIn (primary) then hit a button to update my Stack Exchange ...
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network answers in Careers should have bounty information, too

It appears that Careers shows whether an answer was accepted or not (in addition to the vote count), but doesn't show whether a bounty was won. That could be improved. Additionally, it's very ...
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Are questions on Jobs (formerly Careers) off-topic at Meta Stack Exchange?

From Careers Unificintegration: Jobs on Stack Overflow it appears that the Meta site for Jobs (formerly Careers) is now Meta Stack Overflow but I do not recall that being written here on Meta Stack ...
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Careers search for “golang” returns results unrelated to golang or [go] [closed]

A Careers search for "golang" the text: http://careers.stackoverflow.com/jobs?searchTerm=golang&location=united+states&range=20&distanceUnits=Km&allowsremote=true appears to return ...
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What font is used in this Stack Overflow Careers ad?

I know Stack Overflow logo is using FF DIN. Now, what font is the word "Work on work you love. From home." in the below Careers ad?
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How to deactivate/remove/unpublish my company page from Stack Overflow Careers

I've added my company page in Stack Overflow Careers and now I'v decided to remove it. Is there a way to remove/deactivate/unpublish my company page from Stack Overflow Careers?
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Richtext hyperlink missing base URI in Jobs application notification email

I noticed this because an employer replied to their notification of my application (with me as a recipient). My cover letter included a richtext hyperlink to the job listing page (copy-pasted either ...
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Let me choose not to include tags in Resume/CV export

I feel like the inclusion of tags in the exported version of your resume from careers should be optional or should be styled to be slightly more distinct. They look fine within the application but ...
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Is it possible to add “position level” to career profile

The only place where someone can add a preferred position level (jr., sr., management, etc) looks like the description. It would be beneficial to be able to use a drop-down (or taxonomy?) to say "I am ...
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The use of tags outside the Q&A sites

Tags are used to categorize posts on SE sites, but what I only realized recently is that they're getting used in other parts of the SE network as well, in particular on Careers/SO Jobs. If you click ...
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StackOverflow Careers messages don't exists

Lately I receive messages to my StackOverflow Careers linked email. At the bottom part of it, you see the reply to this message and another link to the message, but when I click on it I'm redirected ...
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Careers: more granular options for distance

When searching for job listings on Stack Overflow Careers, the minimum distance option is 20 miles. This is too far to really do anything to limit the search in London (UK). It would be nice if the ...
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Match Preferences screen loses its background

Steps to reproduce: open Search Jobs on StackOverflow double-click the "edit your job matches" icon (don't ask why please), see the "Match Preferences" screen flashes - opens and immediately closes ...
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“No Careers profile for this account”

In the user profile settings, there is a "web presence" section which allows linking to (amongst other things) a Careers profile; however, in my case it's empty and can't be edited, although I ...
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Edit CV tag editor alignment issue

I see an alignment issue in the edit cv's tag editor section. Screenshot for reference: Some CSS class is overridden after the page load, GIF image for while refresh the page: Google chrome ...
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Job search pagination is broken

Pagination on job search appears to be broken. When I search for "most recent" (with no or some search and location keywords) and then visit page 2, I get the result "0 jobs". This is despite the ...
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Remote Job Alerts location criteria are broken

Job alerts appear to be broken. There are two alerts: Jobs matching “c#” allowing remote work Jobs matching “c#” within 20 miles of Corvallis, OR None of the jobs listed meet the location ...
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Company Page, who you will work with, job title

I recently added myself to "Who you would work with" on a company page. The issue I have is the job title that is listed for me is not the job title I have for that company. The title is the latest ...
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Does the integration of Jobs and CVs threaten anonymity as a feature of Stack Exchange?

One of the long-time advantages of participation on Stack Overflow and Stack Exchange has been the potential for anonymity: there's no requirement that you post under your own name, or (outside of a ...
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Job Search by distance isn't respecting the distance [duplicate]

The last couple of days job search by distance is returning jobs well outside of the query http://careers.stackoverflow.com/jobs?location=stockport&range=20&distanceUnits=Miles includes jobs ...
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Subscription Bug: Emails including jobs that do not match defined filters

A few days ago, many users have started receiving emails from job subscriptions that contain jobs that do not match the filters defined for the subscription. The examples below show screen-grabs from ...
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City filter does not filter jobs

Restricting searches on Careers does not appear to restrict to the requested geographic area like it used to. I have attempted to search for the city by name and ZIP code, as well as with and without ...
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Looking at jobs on Stack Exchange / Stack Overflow Careers .- no dates?

I was looking at an interesting job description on your website, but it carries no dates whatsoever. When was it posted? When do applications need to be in? Here is the link: http://careers....