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Software Engineers are responsible for designing and implementing software systems. Some of their responsibilities include updating current software systems, making improvement suggestions, collaborating with analysts and designers, testing applications, writing training manuals, and making sure projects are completed in time and within budget. Based on our most successful resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate programming skills, creativity, attention to details, time management, and teamwork. A Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field like computer science is often seen on Software Engineer resumes.

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Software Engineer

Provided PL/SQL and Cold fusion development for [company name] (NCDC)'s Metadata Integration and Improvement Initiative (MI3). The MI3 application utilizes a 140 table normalized relational Oracle database to maintain historic as well as current weather station details.

  • Responsible for all enhancements and maintenance to NCDC's Subscription Services, a web based application utilizing Cold Fusion, PL/SQL, Oracle database, and Crystal Reports.
  • Created an invoicing system for Subscription Services that managed monthly invoices as well as printed invoices to be sent to NCDC customers.
  • Created a work order system for NOAA subscriptions services to determine how many publications need produced each month and which subscribers get which publications.
  • Installed and configured various server software including Apache, iPlanet, Cold Fusion, and Crystal Reports.
  • Redesigned and implemented a web based application, CATS, using Java servlets, JDBC, Javascript on an Iplanet web server.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Engineering
MS
Computer Science
2

Software Engineer

Mainframe software development for First data (U.S.A) which is a leading company in POS and backend transactions management platform for major banks.

  • Contributed software development in mainframe applications to produce debit and credit plastic card encryptions and contributed for card formatting module for AMEX, Wells-Fargo and ICICI clients
  • Responsible for building batch applications in COBOL/JCL to process millions of credit transactions around the world for multiple bank clients of First data
  • Introduced automation tools that reduced redundancy and enhanced the work flow and saved nearly 70 work hours a week for the entire team
  • Received 'catalyst' award for best coding practices and for adding value at workplace
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Information Technology
MS
Computer Science
3

Software Engineer Ii​

Led several concurrent software projects from design and prototyping through implementation and delivery, two of which won multi-million dollar SBIR Phase II contracts.

  • Developed a real-time motion capture system using Unity and Kinect v2 to provide dynamic performance
  • Developed virtual patient simulation to provide real-time feedback to combat lifesavers undergoing training to use a next-generation junctional tourniquet.
  • Introduced Unity to management as a rapid-prototyping tool to deploy across a wide array of platforms and trained engineers in how to use it.
  • Solicited requirements for, designed, developed, documented, and tested a wound simulation library which was
  • Authored company standards for C# and Unity programming practices, including a process for sharing and reusing components, plugins, and prefabs across multiple projects and divisions.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Interactive Media And Game Development
4

Software Engineer V

Wrote functional specifications for enhancements to a client/server medication/IV distribution and management software product used in hospital pharmacies.

  • Analyzed, designed, and coded these enhancements using VB 6.0 on a Windows 2000 client with an ISM Alpha server.
  • Wrote test plans for coded enhancements, and participated in the testing of other team members' enhancements.
  • Supported previous model releases by analyzing and coding fixes for software problems.
  • Converted character cell based functions in existing software to a graphical user interface in new software release.
  • Coordinated the release of the Pharmacy application, version 23.5.
  • Provided support to the Education Solutions and Marketing/Demo groups, which included applying fixes, upgrades, and answering questions.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
5

Principal Software Engineer, Flight Recorder Technologies

Lead Software Engineer responsible for leading embedded development efforts of deployable flight recorder technologies for customers in the United States, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, and Canada.

  • Updated legacy recorder systems to support new technologies including: Ethernet, ARINC 429, ARINC 717, MIL-STD-1553.
  • Developed fully-automated test software in C/LabVIEW for new product line of digital flight recorders.
  • Led a team of three developers to design and code a flight data analysis tool in C++ (MFC).
  • Developed simulation model for FPGA development using Verilog-XL.
  • Coordinated with hardware and system engineering leads to gather and develop system requirements in IBM Rational DOORS.
  • Managed and tracked software issues to completion using IBM Rational ClearQuest.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
6

Software Engineer

Duties included supporting the ISC2 program through the development and implementation of changes to the production environment at all program locations, as well as developing numerous tools to facilitate the automation of installation and maintenance tasks used throughout the product's lifecycle. Additional duties include the development of software products for the ISC2 11v1 release and the installation and configuration of ISC2 09v1 software at remote locations.

  • Developed a suite of tools to automate the process of installing and configuring servers and workstations from bare-metal to 95% completion, saving an estimated 80 work-hours per installation, per location.
  • the development of the GFI Tool, significantly advancing its capabilities from a single-function 3d globe to include the plotting of numerous types of missile warning data.
  • Continuously recognized as an exceptional performer, receiving a SPOT award in 2011 from the ISC2 program.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
7

Software Engineer

Skills: J2EE, JSP, Struts, Spring, Hibernate, Tomcat, UNIX/Linux system, Bash Script, MySQL, PostgreSQL, JavaScript, Ajax, XML, HTML, XLST

  • Analyzed user requirements; designed and developed the new functionality for the back end of Electronic Medical Record software in Java and J2EE, with databases of MySQL & PostgreSQL
  • Developed and modified the front end of the web application by JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax
  • Installed and configured the Linux (Ubuntu & CentOS) and Tomcat on bare machines then deployed the EMR software for clinics and hospitals
  • Debugged and troubleshot the EMR software for the clients; solved technical issues in 15 minutes deadline
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Computer Science
8

Software Engineer

Integrated DOM Parser to the AdventNet Management framework that could parse complex XML based VoIP Configuration profile from NEO Services Switch and populates the parsed information in the JAVA swing Interface (~250 user profiles).

  • The GUI interface provided functions to add, clone and remove profiles from the configuration file at runtime time.
  • Revamped AdventNet Web NMS 3.0 EMS Frame work, to fit [company name] switching solution access, switching, and service
  • Involved in full Project lifecycle to design, develop and deploy the Network management functionality, configured modules using AdventNet Management builder and WebNMS Management tools. Modules developed included ADSL, POTS, SIP, L2TP, and ATM Cross Connects.
  • Improved Performance on Configuration and Performance Management Screens by adding customized Java classes to generate GUI Interface rather than using AdventNet automated tool generated code.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BE
Computer Science
MA
Computer Science
9

Software Engineer - Fault and Error Analyst

Software developer for analysis of faults/errors on business critical computer systems.

  • Developed UNIX-based application to analyze computer faults for PA-based high-end systems customers, which resulted in achieving a 99.999 up time.
  • Developed Windows-based tool to analyze errors for Intel i64 and x86 high-end systems to achieve fast bring up in labs, better manufacturing and reducing system downtime.
  • Assisted worldwide field organization in ensuring uninterrupted business critical customers operations. On-time error analysis reduced downtime by 20% and warranty costs by 30%.
  • Developed and delivered training to worldwide support organization, which maximized error analysis tools effectiveness. The training reduced hardware escalations by 40%.
  • Played key role in designing error analysis architecture for high-availability and supportability.
  • Developed error analysis for Intel i32 servers in record time to fill supportability hole. Analysis algorithms developed in 3 weeks reduced systems downtime by 20%.
  • Volunteered to assist in maintenance of hardware in lab's computer rooms, which reduced expenditures by 25%.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
10

Senior Software Engineer

Enhanced and expanded the case/practice management system for scanning documents and images to associate into litigation cases.

  • Created a sophisticated digital imaging system to associate both scanned images and scanned documents to litigation cases in order to eliminate paper records.
  • Designed and developed a solution to create and track To-Do lists for sales consultants.
  • Implemented and developed multiple integration of third party case management software into [company name] with a click of a button.
  • Developed a wide range of functional enhancements and performance improvements to dozens of existing modules.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
Computer Science

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