Software developers work with customers to discover what they want in a project and then code information for design purposes. This is a technical job that requires a person to be expert in software development utilizing different programming languages.

The following resume gives us an example of how a person applying for this position will write a resume.

Related: Software Developer Cover Letter



Software Developer Resume Sample


Adam Hopkins

773 N River Road, Hayward, WI 88889
(900) 999-9999, Email


Highly technical, team-oriented professional with 4 years of extensive experience in software development. Demonstrated ability to work through a problem effectively and provide the best solution. 

• Hands on experience in programming in structured languages
• In depth knowledge of Windows, Unix and Linux operating systems
• Proven ability to apply concepts of objected oriented programming


• Functional knowledge of developing and implementing core applications according to customers’ needs
• Hands on experience of popular developing software including Unity 3d, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
• In depth knowledge of Android development and Xcode
• Highly experienced in developing databases and working on Unix based systems


Programming: C/C++/C#, ASP, ASP.NET, Java, JSP, PHP, UML, XML

Database: MySQL, SQL Server, DB2, Oracle, MS Access

Development: Object Oriented Design, Technical Documentation, Quality Assurance


• Headed the company’s first embedded systems project with complete success and within the deadline
• Developed an calculation application for Android phones and tablets


Atech – Hayward, WI
Software Developer | Dec 2010 – Nov 2012

• Took preliminary information from clients and provided a model for the actual application
• Created and implemented applications according to customers’ needs
• Designed, coded, debugged and test application lifecycle
• Identified, integrated and evaluated new devices and APIs
• Responded to change order requests
• Conducted design, risk and reliability analysis


Hayward University, Hayward, WI
MS in Computer Sciences – 2009
• Majors: Software Development
• GPA: 3.21

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer

Sun Certified Java Developer


• Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally
• Experience working in a team environment
• Good knowledge of Android development and Unix based systems