GNU Herds - Florida


Open-Source, free-software and GNU developers make up some of the most professional people in software today, being well known for their advanced skills, devotion and the pride they take in the quality of their work. We believe that GNU developers and software engineers have the skills, resources and mindset to make a difference at companies worldwide.

This section of the GNU Herds website is dedicated to assisting members of the free-software community in finding and securing jobs in the industry in Florida. GNU Herds is a not-for-profit website for contributors to the Free Software movement.

  • There are a variety of Florida based recruitment, staffing and employment agencies. Job searches can be challenging, even for highly trained and experienced software engineers, programmers and technical managers. Job Ads can be a good starting point.
  • If you have managed to gain experience in the free software field but feel that you would benefit from training and experience in other areas, this link lists Training Programs and Services in Florida.
  • Volunteer Work can be an excellent way to both add experience and credibility to your Resume while also contributing to good causes and charities in a way that can really make a difference. Many Charities and Non-Profit organizations now use Open Source software and have been benefitting from the way free software such as GNU ensure the funds they raise can be used where they are really needed.
  • Those who are seriously considering moving into another field, or who want to move up to the next level should seek professional advice from Career Management experts in Florida.
  • There are also specialists who assist with finding jobs for the disabled in Florida, some of whom may have had experience in helping to place highly skilled software experts in the past.