Resume of Software Engineer

Almost anyone working in a highly technical field will use a different format than that of a standard business resume. This is especially true when it comes to the resume of a  software engineer. Areas that are likely to remain similar include;

 
-An introductory profile, 
 
-A keyword summary, 
 
-A reverse chronological listing of employment, and 
 
-Education.
 
Example of Software engineer resume:-
 
 First Name Last Name
 
 Address
 
 City,State, Zip, Country
 
 Phone
 
 E-mail
 
 
APPLICATIONS PROGRAMMER
 
Award-winning programmer with experience in multiple areas of technology and management. 
 
Proven track record of providing exceptional customer support across industries.
Brief introduction to the computer programmer resume summarizes candidate.
 
TECHNICAL SKILLS
 
Technologies: PERL programming, shell scripting, VI syntax highlighting, Linux, UNIX, CVS/version control, 
Ultra-edit, basic networking and troubleshooting.
 
Software: VI, Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Excel, Outlook.
 
Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP, LINUX.
 
 
Technical skills listing can be expanded - especially with regard to recent technology or any specific technology requested in the job posting. Do not list outdated and/or irrelevant technologies.
 
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
 
COMPANY, City, State                                     2000 - 2004
Well known programming company, etc.
 
Applications Programmer                             (2002 - 2004)
Develop programs that parse/read credit bureau information to determine if credit applicants meet eligibility requirements forth by client.
 
Developed overall design of client's projects including converting from clipper to SQL and updating systems processes to newer technologies.
 
Assist customers outside scope of project; find innovative solutions to meet customer needs.
 
Run test cases on program according to client specifications; test all aspects of criteria to ensure more accurate representation of demographic is tested.
Technical Support                                         (2000 - 2002)
Acted as first line of contact for customer support issues and maintained operating systems.
 
Answered customer questions, 
 
identified proper account if unknown; 
 
opened ticket on issue and resolved numerous issues to avoid customer needing to contact project management.
Bullet points begin with action verbs; information stresses customer service in addition to technical work.
 
EDUCATION
 
Bachelor of Computer Science, 2001
SCHOOL/UNIVERSITY NAME, Location
 
CONTINUING EDUCATION
 
Completed additional training in network management, UNIX servers, C, C++ programming, and java script.