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Title on Profile — Stack Overflow vs all other sites

It has previously been stated that the Title feature is only present if the site has Jobs, but while Jobs has been completely gone for over a year, Stack Overflow profiles still show a Title, and it ...
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What happened to the job postings formerly shown on Stack Overflow? [closed]

When I first began visiting Stack Overflow several years ago, the site would show job postings on the page similar to how The Overflow Blog, Featured on Meta, and Hot Meta Posts are displayed ...
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Can we remove old Jobs message notifications from the inbox?

Since Stack Overflow Jobs has been shut down, can we remove the old notifications from the inbox? Clicking on them just goes to the Jobs page saying that it has been shut down and has no other action.
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Let's close [jobs] questions!

Stack Overflow discontinued Stack Overflow Jobs and Developer Story on March 31, 2022. Since most of the posts with jobs tag are not relevant today because of the discontinuation, let's close the ...
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Are there plans to create some education or certifications on Stack Exchange?

A lot of people hate this question... so I'll try to reword it. Has Stack Overflow considered moving into an educational capacity that leads to something tangible like a certification? The ...
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Chat messages and SO Jobs data are missing from the GDPR Data Access Request JSON dump

I just recently learned about the automated service provided by Stack Exchange for handling GDPR Data Access Requests. So, of course, I tried it out, and indeed promptly received a 13 megabyte zip ...
Ilmari Karonen's user avatar
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Should Stack Overflow Talent be listed among the rest of the sites?

Well the question's in the title, Stack Overflow Talent seems like an obvious candidate to include in the main list of sites on the stack - or perhaps as a side-bar advert. I don't know about the ...
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Should [careers] be a synonym of [jobs]?

Previously the functionality we currently know as Jobs was known as Careers. Seeing that most of the questions regarding this topic are off-topic to MSE in the first place, I don't see any value in ...
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Where should I ask a question on OSCE's (international organization's) recruitment process?

I have been sent here from the Politics SE as my question was off topic there. I am not sure where to ask this question, so I am giving it a shot here. I am trying to apply for a position with the ...
David Gatzegoo Heckenberg's user avatar
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Dogfooding and Jobs - what's with SE using an external jobs portal and... not their own?

I've gotten back into the habit of checking the "work here" page on Stack Overflow, partially because it's a good way to read the tea leaves on the direction of the company. It has, as far ...
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Jobs on Technical Stack Exchange sites [closed]

Next Thursday, 18 June 2020, we’ll be making three changes to technical Stack Exchange sites that make it easier to find relevant job opportunities. Stack Overflow Jobs has opportunities for all ...
Puneet Mulchandani's user avatar
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CSS goes wrong on companies list page [closed]

Currently This Page facing some issue with CSS: I have tried to open that link in Incognito Window too.
Pratik Butani's user avatar
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Is it allowed to use Stack Exchange to connect to People? [duplicate]

Is it allowed to use Stack Exchange to find people who would like to work on a project? I am basically looking for students who are interested in creating something to show to future employers.
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What site to use for career recommendations? [duplicate]

I'm looking for advice regarding what kind of professional career to pursue if you have / like several determined skills. In my particular case skills that belong to DSP, Electrical and StackOverflow ...
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Jobs in sites other than stack overflow

I am new to stack exchange. What I figured out is that there are no job sections in sites other than stack overflow. Is my observation correct? And if yes, is there no scope of getting a job through ...
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How to query for the most popular job tags in Data Explorer

I'm just looking for a way to query the most popular tags in Stack Overflow Jobs, but I can't find anything related to it, I mean, a Jobs column or table or so. Is there a means to accomplish that ...
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Jobs section in the Stack Exchange Android app [duplicate]

I can't see the section of Jobs in the Stack Exchange app. Do they exist in the app or is it focussed only on the web application?
Praful Bagai's user avatar
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Blog post invites people to apply to become CEO of Stack Exchange, Inc., but doesn't indicate how to apply

Having just seen the blog post about Joel stepping down as CEO, I am (of course) immediately wondering how to apply. In his haste to publish the news, he seems to have left of that vital bit of ...
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Job posting on other Stack Exchange sites

Is there any way of putting job posts on My workplace has a couple of video related jobs going, but I don't want to put them in the wrong place. I couldn't see anything in ...
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Where can I find Stack Overflow Jobs? [duplicate]

I am new to the Stack Exchange application for Android. It seems more convenient than having to go to Google and search for the site that I want to go to. However, I can't seem to find Stack ...
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Who updates Company or Organization Pages? [closed]

Using my current company as an example: There is a general lack of information on how these pages originated and are maintained. Who curates these pages? (Why do we not know that at a glance?) How ...
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Question about designing a job ad

We're trying to design a job ad and I'm struggling with it. The job is something like a full stack developer and data scientist who will be working as a tool smith for an analyst team. Where should I ...
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A bad profile in Stack Overflow can affect the future working and recruiting process for the person who created such account? [closed]

Let me explain my question. Let's say a person makes a profile on Stack Overflow 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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How to disable all job-related interface elements?

It is possible to somehow disable all the Stack Exchange/Stack Overflow interface elements on job search, developer story, etc.? I only come here for the questions, but for anything else and it ...
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Separate the Jobs search results from Q&A search results in the custom Google Search

When I do a search for rollbar for the entirety of the Stack Exchange network, I get results for both ordinary content, and advertised jobs, and they look fairly similar. For example, the ad says that ...
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Update Stack Exchange login email and Jobs email?

I have recently changed my email and have updated it on Stack Overflow under: Edit Profile & Settings → Email Settings → *Edit Email Settings** My email shows as having been updated (and ...
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Gravatar icon on Company site is wrong [closed]

I'm linked to my company at Stackoverflow's jobs/company site: But my gravatar shown in the "Who you'll work with" section is wrong (any ...
Toni Wenzel's user avatar
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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! ...
Forrest Carlton's user avatar
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Where can I ask questions about the Stack Overflow's other products (e.g. Jobs)?

Is this where I ask questions about the Stack Overflow "side" businesses like Jobs? It seems not if I read What's Meta, but jobs says otherwise.
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Dismiss this job has stopped working for me [closed]

I've noticed that recently if I click "Dismiss this job" then although it says I won't see this job any more it keeps reappearing on subsequent page loads. For instance I have been dismissing this ...
Matthew Lock's user avatar
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Do jobs posters get feedback when we click X? [closed]

If I see a job posting and dismiss it because of a particular feature (e.g. relocation, salary range, frameworks), does the company get any feedback from that? I know if I was posting a job as a ...
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Add job search to the iOS app [duplicate]

It will be very nice to add job search feature in iOS app or do another standalone app for that like "linkedIn jobs".
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Clicking on the featured job in the app results in 404 Not Found [duplicate]

When I open the mobile app (on android) and try to click on the featured job listing listed as "earlier today" the browser that opens shows a 404 Not Found.
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Stack Overflow Careers links broken on the Android app [duplicate]

It leads to "not found". For example:
Eugene Katz's user avatar
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Link to job on Stack Overflow broken [duplicate]

Tapping the iOS Software Engineer recommended job link sent me to a "Not Found" page.
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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 [duplicate]

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?
Pritam Banerjee's user avatar
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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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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 ...
hinneLinks's user avatar
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Scammer spam autocompletes when entering team name in profile

When I type "Google", "Microsoft", "Norton", "Canon", "Lexmark", or any of several other company names into the Company Name field in the Career section of my Stack Overflow profile, most of the ...
Jeremy's user avatar
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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.
Wayne Werner's user avatar
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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....
Raystafarian's user avatar
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Jobs search seems to be ignoring distance [closed]

Yesterday I noticed that almost all of the jobs in my area disappeared from the usual Jobs search I do. Digging in further, I found that it is completely ignoring the "Distance" field in the search ...
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Is this job ad supposed to be a joke? (Does Stack Exchange screen job ads before they are posted?) [closed]

I stumbled upon the following job ad (now deleted):
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Not able to search based on tag in career site [closed]

I tried to search openings for python and give [python] in Keywords. This gives error I am using Mozilla Firefox for Ubuntu 45.0. If I search without tag, then its working, like if I search for ...
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