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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

As someone who has actually landed a job from SO Careers back in 2016, I would say that the best thing about SO Careers was that it worked. ...unlike certain other sites, whose signal-to-noise ratio ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

Rather than responding to each answer and comment I am making one consolidated reply here. Thank you for all the bugs and other issues mentioned on this post. We are keeping track of what has been ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

Do these companies actually exist? I looked at jobs in San Francisco, and there are a bunch of jobs from a company called "Unreal Gigs". Neither California nor Delaware (a common state for ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

Looks like many of the job postings are stale, like this one that a former employee points out is 4 years old: https://twitter.com/jlericson/status/1788266614330368193 My understanding is that this is ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

When using Brave (my usual browser), https://stackoverflow.com/jobs?source=so-banner just hangs, showing https://dy793rr2xtptx.cloudfront.net/images2/topic/new/jobbio-logo-1559215894139.gif The site ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

So... Now that this is live, it's fairly clear that this is just a wrapper of indeed with even less features than indeed has, built by yet another third party (Jobbio). I'm sure over time it'll regain ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

The footer is broken on mobile
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

We really need a "Saved jobs" feature to collect the posts we're interested in. The alternative is make a new browser tab or bookmark for each one. EDIT: I clicked "Apply" on one ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

The page isn't responsive. On small screens, the entry doesn't appear anywhere, nor do the list entries open a new tab. Fine: Borked: According to the CSS, the details disappear at 991.98px, but ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

On mobile (can't test desktop at the moment) when i enter my city/state, it only displays city name in the results, and doesn't display state anywhere... How am I to be sure it has the correct city, ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

These keywords give inaccurate results. "VBA" results include "DBA" jobs. Having two keywords seems to be treated as an OR search, not an AND search, even when you put quotes ...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

In the nav bar, this job lists its location as "Sunnyvale", but the description says it's 100% Remote. https://stackoverflow.jobs/job/learning-experience-and-design-technical-writer-at-...
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Known Issues with MVP Stack Overflow Jobs Launch

The link to the new site in the left menu has a new activity highlight that we can't dismiss and doesn't go away after clicking it.
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

By allowing Indeed to power your listings, you pick up the weaknesses of the platform as well as the capabilities. I think it's worth listing some of the things that I don't like about how Indeed ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

Do you have feedback about your experience with the original Stack Overflow Jobs? What did you like or dislike? As a C-language programmer, Stack Overflow Jobs was the best job search experience by ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

When thinking about searching for your next technical role, what pieces of information or features would be most useful for you? After experimenting with various job search sites, I'm now using a ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

When thinking about searching for your next technical role, what pieces of information or features would be most useful for you? The Joel Test Score was pretty great. The answers are what matters to ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

Bringing the SO Jobs is great news. What I wouldn't want to do is to be redirected via 10 links signing up to every platform in the process. It would be good to complete the job application process ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

I never used the original jobs site but to answer this question: When thinking about searching for your next technical role, what pieces of information or features would be most useful for you? ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

What's the decision process for which jobs get listed on the new Stack Overflow Jobs? As Ian Ringrose explained in their answer, most recruiters not knowing about the old Stack Overflow Jobs was a ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

Tangential to the topic at hand, I'm rather disappointed this got left sidebar space, and chat and meta haven't despite long standing feature requests. As a moderator on a technical site and another ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

I'm unclear exactly what Stack Overflow is offering here... Doesn't the image you share look the exact same as the existing Indeed UI with a different logo?
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

A lot of the value I find in current job listings solutions is the ability to set up a profile with your past experience and future interests and receiving a list that is somewhat relevant to that ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

But unfortunately, the business model of the feature was not sustainable for Stack because of the investment it would have taken to make it competitive with other job sites. The primary advantage of ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

Update: Thanks for hearing the feedback about this question's original title and fixing it. I am pleased to learn that you are acting on community feedback. I want to learn more about how the new ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

I feel like this might be missing the point, the core thing we liked about SO Jobs. We don't want to go to yet another job site and "create an Indeed profile". We want our existing SO ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

One thing that made the old Stack Overflow Jobs unique is the "Developer Story" where people could have some sort of public CV. I think that might be one thing many people liked that feature ...
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

I miss having my Stack Overflow profile and reputation disconnected from potential employers. I felt that gave some weight to my conversations.
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Testing a new version of Stack Overflow Jobs

The only thing I'm annoyed about with this announcement is the title. SO Jobs isn't coming back, this isn't SO Jobs. If you want a partnership with Indeed and think that will be profitable, great! but ...
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