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Job application question - gender neutral pronouns - Please let us know your pronouns.

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How many contradictions exist within this job posting?

Roles and Responsibilities: • Minimum 5+ years’ experience with engineering and administration Citrix
CAG/ Netscaler for ICA product lines required.

• Thorough knowledge of ICA, Netscalar and associated data security designs
required.

• Strong Technical knowledge of Windows 2012/2016, Unix/linix, Windows 7/10,
SQL Server, MS Office, and Active Directory required.

• Thorough knowledge and history of design and deployment of large scale VPN
technologies, like Cisco or Checkpoint.

• Working knowledge of application deployment process and functional network
troubleshooting required.

• Comprehensive Service delivery from conception, documentation through
handoff.

• Ability to function in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities and
tight deadlines required.

• Experience providing escalated, highly complex technical support to customers
by investigating and resolving systems-related matters of significance;
provides support telephonically and/or electronically required.

• Experience developing …

Conversation with a recruiter - The Kitchen Sink

From a recruiter: And, I do know they throw everything and the kitchen sink into their Job descriptions.

Is this methodology efficient for anyone?

Unique technical requirement on a job application

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Do you see the problem with this technology job application question?

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Radio buttons only allow one selection.

Conversation with a recruiter - What is a Shotgun Job Posting?

From a recruiter: A shotgun job posting is a job posting in which the client lists all their technologies because the client is only interested in responses.



Is this methodology efficient for anyone?

Conversation with a recruiter - Job Posting with Many Requirements

From: Recruiter
Sent: Friday, March 8, 2019 2:07 PM
To: James Garrigan <garrigan@hotmail.com>
Subject: RE: Message accepted: RE: Opportunity

LOL – sorry I missed that on your note – yes it is old but the O365 is not.


From: James Garrigan <garrigan@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, March 08, 2019 12:17 PM
To: Recruiter
Subject: RE: Message accepted: RE: Opportunity


Hi [Recruiter],

We are reading from the same page.

Office 2010 is 6 years old.  Is that a mistake?

I appreciate your assistance.


From: Recruiter
Sent: Friday, March 8, 2019 12:14 PM
To: James Garrigan <garrigan@hotmail.com>
Subject: RE: Message accepted: RE: Opportunity

Very high expectations – you are so right.


From: James Garrigan <garrigan@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, March 08, 2019 12:10 PM
To: Recruiter
Subject: RE: Message accepted: RE: Opportunity

High expectations

From: Recruiter
Sent: Friday, March 8, 2019 11:56 AM
To:garriganjobsearch@outlook.com
Subject: RE: Message accepted: RE: Opportunity

Jim,

The position is with […]…