Well the job spec he gave isn't quite a manager, but it's more than a developer. Maybe a team leader/architect/analyst?
No conscience to keep from killing innocents.
We have tools built decades earlier that was better. Why cant we just let this go, a trillion dollars is a lot of friggen money, dont keep adding to it. If the vendor cannot come through on their promises cut them and go with someone who will.
What? Are you saying that those beancounting corporate MBA bastards have outsmarted a guy on the internet?
That simply can't be true.
OK, I'll bite.
though only if you identify the scope of the work. You need a bricklayer to build the house, but he needs to be educated if he's going to be the GC / project lead. Don't hire unskilled labor for a skilled position.
... a if it's designed by Dice, the box will cover the moose.
Protip: when you see a word you don't understand (in this case it was "perception") don't just ignore it - ask your mom what it means or look it up in a dictionary.
You can't take a recent grad willing to work for beer and hot dogs and have them design the next system.
Hey, Dice! Are you listening to this?
have unique and difficult to find skills (which you should have by that age).
Firstly, if you can learn these magic skills then so can other people - so you won't be unique.
Secondly, it's very difficult to predict what will be hot in a few years time, and even if you could your workplace might not use it.
Similar statements could be made for desktops, where tray icon pop-ups for updates, email and chat notifications distract and interrupt workflows.
Or websites where the number of responses (and sometimes one or more category icons) obscures text you're trying to read.
So your night vision isn't getting fucked with by the head lights of oncoming cars?
Or the street lights? Although they tend to be yellow (but that's probably because sodium vapor lights are efficient and reliable). The move to LED street lighting is going to see a lot more blue light at night (white LED's being a blue LED with yellow phosphor)
What the hell is the instrument panel in a car for?