Does contributing to open-source companies increase the chance of a job there?

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Hello I'm coming from HN
As the title says, Does contributing to open-source companies such as:

  • Gitlab

  • Ghost

  • Discourse

  • Edx

  • Google(Angular, Flutter, Tenserflow)

  • Facebook(React, React Native, Jest)

Increases (Dramatically) Chances of getting a job at said companies? to a point where said companies reach out to the contributor?


I'm not sure, definitively, but I can't imagine it would do anything but improve your chances!

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