alpha geek


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alpha geek

n
1. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) slang the person in a group or office who has the most knowledge about computer technology
2. (Computer Science) slang the person in a group or office who has the most knowledge about computer technology
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alpha geek

The person with the greatest knowledge of a particular technology within a group of people with generally good knowledge of that technology.
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alpha geek: The most technically proficient person in a group or company.
Hence real life bosses are forced to run the gauntlet as every decision is questioned by alpha geek wannabes who know just how the tactical or technical problem can be solved.
Every office has its Alpha Geek. He may be just one important program ahead of the pack--or he maybe able to write his own.