Never put your date of birth on your CV
Resist the temptation to go back further than 10-15 years. That way you leave the prospective employer guessing that you are far younger (under 35?)
Try to avoid the official job market. Target companies you would like to work for rather than waiting for jobs to come on the market. Create your own opportunities!
At least this way, you might be invited for interview and, after that, it is up to you to blind them with science,