Da li su u IT-ju starost i veliko radno iskustvo prednost ili mana?

Da li su u IT-ju starost i veliko radno iskustvo prednost ili mana?

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Čitajući blog post i prateće istraživanje, deluje da se na globalnom IT tržištu programeri stariji od 40 godina smatraju „starim” i da potencijalno dobijaju manje prilika, uprkos godinama iskustva. Zbog čega je to tako? Zbog starosti, ili se tržište boji da je radno iskustvo od 20 godina bar delimično zastarelo? Svakako deluje paradoksalno, ali možda ovaj efekat nije isti na svim tržištima?

Iz članka:

Here's a funny story: I've been using and teaching Python for over 20 years, and designed its built-in set module, but nobody would hire me as a Python programmer when I was laid off by RStudio in February. I was "too senior" for every developer role I applied for, even when the first paragraph of my cover letter said I recognized that blah blah blah. Several of my friends have run into the same thing: while the experience that comes with age is valued in fields like music, it counts against you in tech.

…which made [Baltes2020] a particularly interesting read. Its subtitle is, "How popular media portrays the employability of older software developers," and the first blow is what the tech press considers old:

An "old" software developer is… Number of articles
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