What to write in a job posting for a woman who happens to be a developer, specifically myself

Wanted poster

Since I joined LinkedIn last Fall I’ve seen hundred or so job postings. But only one sounded interesting enough to consider switching jobs. A lot of them were very similar except for couple which offer, for me, positions at businesses with questionable morality, gambling and user surveillance.

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It’s about ethics in tech

Scales between problem and conscience

Gods, I hate GamerGaters with passion but I couldn’t figure out better headline because I want to talk about ethics and morals in tech. And I don’t just mean gambling, spyware and black hat hacking.¬†Actually I want to rant about surveillance and user tracking and being asked to be complicit in undermining human rights in similar way as Ivanka Trump. It might be exaggeration but I have no idea how influential she actually is. Continue reading “It’s about ethics in tech”