Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

> there are a number of competitors both large and small in Melbourne, FL

And they are all competing for the services of assembler programmers living in Melbourne FL, population 80,000.

Wouldn't it be smart to widen that pool?

EDIT: obviously you have security constraints, I appreciate that - but most businesses in similar circumstances won't, and still won't consider remote, to then bitch about skill shortages.

I did a lot of research as I just moved here myself. Melbourne is not physically a large city. The county that Melbourne is in has nearly 600K people. If you count people within say, 45 minutes, that number grows to probably over a million as that gets you to Orlando outskirts.

This area has a ton of tech jobs it seems...

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact