Software Engineer resume


Michael Hill
Address line 1
Address line 2
T: 0123 456 7890
M: Number

Software Engineer Personal Summary

A highly organised IT professional who has a proven track record of using good engineering practice to produce software for new, innovative and profitable products and solutions. At the heart of his strength is the ability to work on the development of software systems by accurately interpreting user requirements, then creating the required software designs, coding and testing them and finally integrating the software. At all times he makes sure that both the company’s and the client’s interests are at the core of any IT project. By possessing a sound knowledge of modern software development techniques, methods, tools and languages he is able to ensure enhanced user interaction. He is proud to possess a long record of achieving the desired outcomes of projects, on-time and always within budget. A real team player who can comfortably work with Business Analysts, Solution Designers, Deployment Teams and Testers to develop and enhance software functionality. One of his greatest strengths is being able to appreciate the bigger business picture, and not just a projects immediate software requirements.

Michael is a driven individual who wants to progress and is now looking to take the next step in a already accomplished career by joining a successful company.


Software Engineer Career History

IT Company – Coventry
SOFTWARE ENGINEER June 2010 – Present
Working within a team of highly motivated software engineers to deliver complex solutions to specific technical problems. Deeply involved in the designing, implementing and maintaining of software to support various client’s products and services.

  • Testing software in controlled, real situations before it goes live.
  • Analysing user requirements.
  • Supporting and enhancing existing software.
  • Extensive knowledge of C++ and other programming languages.
  • Writing and debugging code.
  • Involved in and contributing to automated test environments.
  • Developing and improving interfaces.
  • Maintaining systems once they are up and running.
  • Conduct code reviews.
  • Occasionally t providing technical leadership to junior IT staff.
  • Testing new programmes.
  • Presenting ideas for system improvements, including cost proposals.
  • Preparing and writing training manuals for users.
  • Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability, automation.
  • Handling and analysing large amounts of technical data.

Web Design Company – Birmingham
SOFTWARE DESIGNER May 2009 – June 2010


Key Competencies

IT skills

  • Experience of software release, documentation and end-user support.
  • Knowledge in microprocessor hardware design.
  • Proven experience in developing web applications.
  • Solid understanding of Linux, Apache, SQL databases, PHP and code revision control.
  • Excellent analytical, diagnostic and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to understand the big picture as well as inter-relationships between systems, including the impact of change in one system on another.
  • Object orientated analysis and design.
  • Development of web based applications, including cross browser testing and accessibility.

Personal skills

  • Able to work individually, as part of a co-located team or as part of a distributed global team.
  • A good communicator who is able to explain complex technical concepts, both verbally and in writing, to technical and non technical audiences.
  • Acting as a role model for junior IT staff.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Self motivated and a quick learner.
  • Ability to anticipate problems and develop effective solutions.
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.


Areas of Expertise

Shell scripting
TCP/IP networking
Software project management
IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory
IBM WebSphere Content Management or Adobe CQ5
JSF Framework
Service Oriented Architecture
Configuration and Release Management
UML Modelling
XML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript (JQuery), AJAX
Agile delivery methodologies
Creating Test Plans


Academic Qualifications

Manchester University Degree   – Computer Science – 2006- 2009
Salford College Diploma 2004 – 2006



Available on request.



More Software Engineer resume and CV examples

Software Engineer resume 1
Software Engineer resume 2
Software Engineer resume 3
Software Engineer resume 4
Graduate Software Engineer CV


Software Engineer cover letter examples

Software Engineer cover letter
Software Engineer cover letter 1
Software Engineer cover letter 2
Software Engineer cover letter 3


Software Developer resume examples

Software Developer resume
Software Developer resume 1
Software Developer resume 2
Software Developer resume 3
Junior Software Developer CV


Software tester CV example

Software tester CV


More Software Engineer Resumes and Cover Letters

Field Service Engineer CV templates

Field Service Engineer CV 1
Field Service Engineer CV 2
Field Service Engineer CV 3


Service Engineer resume example

Service Engineer resume


Field Service Engineer resume example

Field Service Engineer resume


Field Service Engineer cover letter examples

Field Service Engineer cover letter
Field Service Engineer cover letter 1
Field Service Engineer cover letter 2
Field Service Engineer cover letter 3


IT Support Engineer resume examples

IT Support Engineer resume
IT Support Engineer resume 1
IT Support Engineer resume 2


IT Support Engineer CV sample

IT Support Engineer CV


IT Support Engineer cover letter examples

IT Support Engineer cover letter
IT Support Engineer cover letter 1
IT Support Engineer cover letter 2


Desktop support resume examples

Desktop Engineer resume
Desktop Support resume


Network Engineer resume examples

Network Engineer resume
Network Engineer resume 1
Network Engineer resume 2
Network Engineer resume 3


Network Engineer cover letter examples

Network Engineer cover letter 1
Network Engineer cover letter 2
Network Engineer cover letter 3


Computer Programmer resume example
Computer Programmer resume


Online degree
Computer Science degree online


IT Courses
IT training courses
Java training courses
Joomla training
Linux training
Microsoft training courses
Web Design degree
Web Design training courses


More links
CV templates
Cover letter examples
Resume templates