[nycbug-talk] Where are all the Philly BSDers?

pete wright nomadlogic at gmail.com
Fri Mar 10 11:51:11 EST 2006

On 3/10/06, Anthony Elizondo <anthony.elizondo at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3/10/06, Omar Thameen <omar at westside.urbanblight.com> wrote:
> > Hi Folks,
> >
> > I've recently moved to the Philadelphia area after 10 years in
> > New York, and I just can't find where the BSD folks are hanging
> > out.  Specifically, I'm looking to hire a (Free)BSD systems
> > administrator, but am getting very little response from local
> > resources like Craigslist, the Philadelphia Linux Users Group
> > (couldn't find a Philly-BUG), and area schools.  Sadly, if
> > you search for "philadelphia freebsd," the first five results
> > are my job posts (the company is BIGLIST).
> >
> > So, my questions are these:
> >
> > - Can anyone suggest any other Philadelphia-area resources to
> >   advertise this position?
> >
> > - Any other suggestions for finding candidates?  Dice has been
> >   recommended, while Hotjobs and Monster have been mentioned to
> >   have a high ratio of unqualified responses.  Any similar or
> >   contrary experiences?  Where do you look for openings?
> freebsd-jobs? http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=freebsd-jobs&r=1&w=2
> Perhaps you could use the Delaware Craigslist. Both of those look
> pretty low traffic, though. Sorry.
> You could post the job description here. The network might be larger
> than you think... You could also post it on Linked In or something
> similar.

please do not post job openings to talk@, use our jobs@ list for that:


Pete Wright
NYC's *BSD User Group

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