Jayesh A Lalwani wrote:some of the requirements didn't make sense. I asked the manager, and she said "Oh they guy we are trying to replace has these qualifications, so I put these things in there". She wanted someone exactly like the guy who had left, so she took his resume and turned it into a job requirement.
A big part of your job is to deal with ambiguity that is a natural part of any human endeavour. Typing out code is a much smaller part of your job.