Re: [OxLUG] Advice on jobhunting from abroad

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Author: Gregory Matthews
To: Oxfordshire Linux User Group Discussion List
Subject: Re: [OxLUG] Advice on jobhunting from abroad
It is not an uncommon situation, most employers are able to interview by
phone in the first instance.


Joel Dillon wrote:
> I'm a British citizen, formerly of Oxford, living in the US and
> looking to move back. I'm primarily a Linux/C++ programmer. Does
> anyone have any advice on how to find a job there while still living
> on the other side of the pond?
> I'm polishing my CV, of course, and I've got a project on github as
> evidence I actually know how to code (it's a Qt Kindle-compatible
> ereader, cross-platform but written with Android in mind; works
> pretty well on my tablet); I'm also going to be in Oxford for a week
> or so next month before attending my sister's wedding. I'm just a
> little lost as to how to look for a job when not generally in a
> position to attend an interview in person. :)

Greg Matthews            01235 778658
Senior Computer Systems Administrator
Diamond Light Source, Oxfordshire, UK

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