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  • tjccjt01
    replied to State of the Market
    Nope, you'll have a better experience on your CV going forward, more rewarding work (Nowt wrong with stacking shelves mind, just if you're a techie you'll probably enjoy doing techie things more) and a SC at the end of it.

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  • tjccjt01
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    My experience with a major investment bank was that you were expected to be available at any time, especially when you were supporting the trading desk. The final straw for me was migrating a database at 4am on a Saturday becuase it was the only time we could take it down. I left and swore I would never...
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  • tjccjt01
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    I got my last contract after responding to a job ad on LinkedIn. That's probably the only reason I stick with it; the job search function is so bad it's unbelievable....
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  • tjccjt01
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    "Works on my machine" is never a good response.

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  • tjccjt01
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    The website is broken (It's returning raw XML from the search form). If they want someone to fix it I'm available...
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  • tjccjt01
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    Good luck.

    I've got two first stage interviews on Tuesday and it looks as though another two could be in the pipeline. Be just my luck to be back in harness before the remastered Tomb Raider games drop.

    Also received another enquiry for a Java contract: "Client is offering...
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