[FoRK] Looking for a guy who knows a guy...

geege schuman geege4 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 19 12:07:21 PDT 2013


Ah.

On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 2:59 PM, Reza B'far <reza.bfar at oracle.com> wrote:

> One more thing... Hiring is hard, but retaining the "right" talent (IMHO)
> is harder.  Last thing you want is have the wrong team, wrong expectations,
> etc... Much better to go in low... And surprise with the high.... Though
> clearly not as sexy or romantic
>
> On Mar 19, 2013, at 11:47 AM, Lucas Gonze <lucas.gonze at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Want some unwanted advice? Said developer has many options already and
> > needs a bit more romance.
> >
> > Hiring is hard.
> >
> > On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 11:41 AM, Reza B'far <reza.bfar at oracle.com>
> wrote:
> >> Good point.  Work will be technically very interesting and varied.. But
> this is not the job for a lot of smart folks who may have "healthy"
> ego's... There is already too many personalities involved... Not looking
> for product direction thoughts, etc.  just heads down execute
> >>
> >> On Mar 19, 2013, at 11:37 AM, Lucas Gonze <lucas.gonze at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Reza, what would motivate said developer to reply, aside from
> compensation?
> >>>
> >>> On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 10:31 AM, Reza B'Far (Oracle)
> >>> <reza.bfar at oracle.com> wrote:
> >>>> Folks -
> >>>>
> >>>> A friend is looking for a guy in the SF area who
> >>>>
> >>>> 1. Has both pragmatic and academic comp-sci covered (so e.g., knows
> >>>>  what REST REALLY means, knows O(n), etc.... and has written at least
> >>>>  10 years worth of code)
> >>>> 2. Is able to take direction (blue-green personality and doesn't get
> >>>>  into endless arguments with his boss)
> >>>> 3. Is a strong verbal communicator.
> >>>> 4. Is presentable with exec's.
> >>>>
> >>>> Compensation is very good.
> >>>>
> >>>> Let me know
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