I’m a boring programmer (and proud of it)
Dan Kim

Brilliant stuff Dan. I empathise!

More honest job adverts might start:

Boring programmer required

  • must be able to make sense of non-programmers who don’t care to do the same in return.
  • must be able to keep pace with how quickly your field moves and not expect anyone to appreciate just how hard it is
  • expected to be able to answer “can’t you just do …” suggestions from non-programmers