Sample resume for an entry-level software engineer
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Entry-level software engineer resume template
Thomas J. Smith
55 Northern Road | Sometown, NY 11375
Phone: 555-555-5555 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Targeting an Internship or Entry-Level Opportunity in...
- Upcoming BSSE graduate offering a strong foundation in software engineering and programming principles across multiple platforms.
- Experienced in object-oriented programming; developing, testing and debugging code; designing interfaces; and administering systems and networks.
- Quickly learn and master new technologies; successful working in both team and self-directed settings.
ABC COLLEGE -- Sometown, NY
Pursuing Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering (BSSE), 108/120 credits completed
- Academic Honors: ABC College Program Achievement Citation (2011), Dean’s List (3 semesters)
- Senior Software Engineering Capstone Design Project (in progress):
- Project Scope: Currently working as part of a five-member team on next-generation rollout of robot control software for DEF Company, a technology research company specializing in robotics. Analyzed functional requirements, developed code and currently testing software applications.
- Tools: Visual Studio .Net, C# and ASP.Net
- Java Programming & Data Structures
- Wireless Mobile Software Engineering
- Object-Oriented Design
- Database Management Systems
- Information Security
- Assembly Language Programming
- Computer Organization and Architecture
- Software Engineering Process Management
- Enterprise Software Overview
- Software Quality Testing
- Network Security
- Distributed OS
- Human Computer Interface
DEF TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE -- Sometown, NY
Associate of Science in Computer Science, May 2009
ABC COLLEGE -- Sometown, NY
Help Desk Technician, October 2011 to Present
- Provide networking and desktop support, account maintenance and printing assistance to students and faculty. Troubleshoot and resolve complex technology problems as the “go-to” person for IT issues.
GHI COMPANY & JKL COMPANY -- Sometown, NY
Barista, 2009 to 2010 (seasonal)
- Excelled within service-oriented positions (concurrent with college studies), delivering premium customer service and attracting repeat customers.