Three is the Magic Number For Our No.1 Perl Recruiter


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Congratulations Rick Deller!

We recently celebrated our Mac Recruitment Specialist, Anne Rooke, enjoying her work anniversary here at Eligo. We’re extremely proud to say another leading light in our Technology Team, Rick Deller, has also just surpassed three years here at Eligo HQ!

With extensive recruitment experience across Finance, IT and Digital Media, Rick joined Eligo in April 2012 to lead a team of highly talented recruitment consultants specialising in Perl, Python, Ruby, PHP, Java , Microsoft technologies and all things Linux.

In the three years since, Rick has become something of a star in the Perl Jobs and Developer Jobs market, leading Eligo to the forefront of open source recruitment market, making waves within the industry.

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His extensive work with the open source and Perl community has meant that you may have come across one of his  Rick Talks series of presentations, wearing the infamous Eligo pink t-shirt. He is regularly present at sector meet-ups, industry events, and conferences such as YAPC:EU, FLOSSUK, and the Dynamic Language Conference.

For us, and I’m sure for those that have worked with him, Rick really is a stand-out individual and the best Perl recruiter you will find. You can read some of his clients and candidates comments about him here.

From all of us at Eligo, we’d like to say congratulations Rick, it’s been a great 3 years! Here’s to many more happy years at the top of Open Source Recruitment!

Take a read of some of Rick’s excellent developer career advice blogs here.

Rick recruits for all levels within Open Source, placing 1st Line support positions right up to CTO, as well as developers across the board from Junior Developer to Senior Developers. If you are currently looking for a developer job position or would like some advice on your open source career, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with him. | 0208 944 4117 |

He is also an avid tweeter, find him here: @PerlRick.