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"Old" developers are in demand at this tech company. You'll never believe the job post

After a year of hiring freezes and layoffs, companies have ramped up hiring in recent months and developers are in high demand. An active job post for a software developer has stirred up a conversation surrounding ageist hiring practices in the tech sector; specifically, and not-so-subtly, calling out Silicon Valley. Turns out, one company is looking for experienced developers regardless of age; yes, even the "old" ones.

"Older workers often get left behind, especially when it comes to fast-changing tech roles as very few organizations actively engage this talent demographic," said Jamie Kohn, research director in the Gartner HR practice.

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