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Career as a Software Engineer

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About Career as a Software Engineer

A software engineer is a skilled professional focused on the design and creation of software. They may or may not actually code. Because they are interacting with both business functions and programmers, Software Engineers should have excellent communication skills and should enjoy working as part of a team. They will often have to explain business functions to programmers and technology restraints to non-technical business managers.


Career Prospects of Career as a Software Engineer

After 3-5 years of experience many Software Engineers are promoted to a Senior Software Engineer position. Depending on the employee's skills and interests, a Senior Software Engineer may later be promoted to a Software Architect (a very senior designer of complex programs) or a role in Project Management.

Skills & Education Required for Career as a Software Engineer

Successful Software Engineers need to know basic business functions, have a firm understanding of design methodology, and excellent communication skills.

Usually requires at least a BS in Computer Science. Should be very familiar with specialized languages relevant to the technologies employed

 

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  • as i'm completed my MCA 2012 passout,is there any openings in software engineer. Posted By : sharmi, on 20-06-2012 00:04:54 Report Abuse

  • sir , i have completed m.c.a , and have exp in .net Posted By : rajeev kumar, on 13-06-2012 18:53:08 Report Abuse

  • I have completed my BCA in 2008 and searching a job as a software developer and I am a fresher Posted By : deepti sharma, on 17-03-2012 19:09:01 Report Abuse

  • hi sir \madam. I am fresher mca 2012 batch , I have 4 month of working experience in web development (ruby on rails). Please revert me back if there in any opening. Posted By : shweta jain, on 11-03-2012 23:05:28 Report Abuse

  • hi sir \madam. I am fresher mca 2012 batch , I have 4 month of working experience in web development (ruby on rails). Please revert me back if there in any opening. Posted By : shweta jain, on 11-03-2012 23:05:13 Report Abuse

  • hi sir \madam. I am fresher mca 2012 batch , I have 4 month of working experience in web development (ruby on rails). Please revert me back if there in any opening. Posted By : shweta jain, on 11-03-2012 23:05:05 Report Abuse

  • please suggest me , about software eng. course Posted By : hemalatha, on 07-03-2012 20:00:55 Report Abuse

  • Sir i have done mca i have aknowedge on c, c++,.net pls kindly revert me sir Posted By : Malleswari.v, on 04-03-2012 11:39:47 Report Abuse

  • I have completed my BSc-IT and hav a experience of a .NET developer. The languages I know is ASP.NET, SQL, C# Posted By : Mohini, on 09-01-2012 10:55:34 Report Abuse

  • fresher 2012 apply for java Posted By : vaibhav sharma, on 08-01-2012 13:51:12 Report Abuse

  • hi sir I am studying final year Bsc(computers) I have 86% in my 1st & 2nd year but in my 10th i have 60% and in 12th have 58% only Can I get the job as a software engineer? Posted By : phanikumar, on 30-12-2011 11:09:27 Report Abuse

  • sir, I am studying final year Bsc(computers), I have 86% in my 1st & 2nd year but in my 10th i have 60% and in 12th have 58% only.. Can I get the job as a software engineer in mnc company? Posted By : phanikumar, on 30-12-2011 11:06:22 Report Abuse

  • tank u Posted By : Murugesan.A, on 24-12-2011 13:04:47 Report Abuse

  • Hello sir, i am nagabhushan.M.S from Davanagere. i have completed MCA course this year and searching for the job. so kindly inform me if there are any vacancies in your reputed organization. Posted By : Nagabhushan.M.S, on 15-11-2011 18:20:41 Report Abuse

  • I have completed my diploma in computer engineering.. & i want job in BSNL... So plz help me sir... Posted By : Mohsin, on 22-10-2011 21:49:21 Report Abuse

  • I want job in software devloment. Posted By : Sweta Suman, on 11-10-2011 22:55:29 Report Abuse

  • banking Posted By : G.sunitha, on 31-08-2011 10:32:18 Report Abuse

  • i have completed mca from pune university with 66.75%. Posted By : prashant bhadane, on 18-08-2011 17:39:45 Report Abuse

  • Can a BCA student get a job in software field ..Just like Software Engg? Plz help me... Sir, frm:Achyutananda Sahu e-mail: s.achyutananda@rediffmail.com mob:9178123505,9853539634 Posted By : Achyutananda Sahu, on 25-07-2011 14:10:01 Report Abuse

  • Can a BCA student get a job in software field ..Just like Software Engg? Plz help me... Sir, frm:Achyutananda Sahu e-mail: s.achyutananda@rediffmail.com mob:9178123505,9853539634 Posted By : Achyutananda Sahu, on 25-07-2011 14:08:17 Report Abuse

  • i m 12th passed so pls sugged m Posted By : swapnil, on 12-07-2011 12:01:41 Report Abuse

  • I am B.com 1st year student.which IT career course is best for me. Posted By : Samrat, on 05-07-2011 16:12:20 Report Abuse

  • after my gradution in year 2000 , i started my carrier in sales. till now i had done tele marketing sales job, done venue marketing , worked in BPO , curently in real estate industry selling properties .now i want to get off from sales job. i want a back office job kindly suggest me the perfect path as of now i m married and have responsbilities Posted By : paresh, on 12-06-2011 21:20:03 Report Abuse

  • I am completed BE(Computer Science Engineering) in RGPV university with 74%,and now working in dot net framework,please specify my future career. Posted By : Anupam tripathi, on 10-06-2011 17:48:14 Report Abuse

  • Hi! I am completed BE(Computer Science Engineering) in sakthi mariamman engineering college. I have some knowledge in software skills as C, C++, HTML, Visual basic. Kindly refer my profile. Please find the attachment. Thanks, J.AMIRTHAVALLI Posted By : J.AMIRTHAVALLI, on 02-06-2011 18:19:12 Report Abuse

  • Hi! I am completed BE(Computer Science Engineering) in sakthi mariamman engineering college. I have some knowledge in software skills as C, C++, HTML, Visual basic. Kindly refer my profile. Please find the attachment. Thanks, J.AMIRTHAVALLI Posted By : J.AMIRTHAVALLI, on 02-06-2011 18:19:09 Report Abuse

  • Hi! I am completed BE(Computer Science Engineering) in sakthi mariamman engineering college. I have some knowledge in software skills as C, C++, HTML, Visual basic. Kindly refer my profile. Please find the attachment. Thanks, J.AMIRTHAVALLI Posted By : J.AMIRTHAVALLI, on 02-06-2011 18:19:02 Report Abuse

  • Hi! I am completed BE(Computer Science Engineering) in sakthi mariamman engineering college. I have some knowledge in software skills as C, C++, HTML, Visual basic. Kindly refer my profile. Please find the attachment. Thanks, J.AMIRTHAVALLI Posted By : J.AMIRTHAVALLI, on 02-06-2011 18:18:58 Report Abuse

  • Hi! I am completed BE(Computer Science Engineering) in sakthi mariamman engineering college. I have some knowledge in software skills as C, C++, HTML, Visual basic. Kindly refer my profile. Please find the attachment. Thanks, J.AMIRTHAVALLI Posted By : J.AMIRTHAVALLI, on 02-06-2011 18:18:53 Report Abuse

  • i m from 12 general science passed. please suggest me some best courses in mumbai as like related to computer Posted By : yash, on 27-05-2011 14:57:38 Report Abuse

  • i am 12 th exam passed in 2011 with comerce sub. i like best greduation line Posted By : manisha , on 27-05-2011 11:48:25 Report Abuse

  • I have completed my MCA with distinction in saurastra univercity in 2011. If is there any vacacy with related my profile any suitable for my eduction, please inform me. Posted By : Haresh jadav, on 26-05-2011 17:30:58 Report Abuse

  • are bca cource is sucessfull can i get a finest job after doing bca Posted By : chandan, on 26-05-2011 15:35:38 Report Abuse

  • now i pass the 12 up board.i want to do bca . can i do. when admission is doing.piease say about fees of bca .after doing bca and mca can i make a software engenere. Posted By : chandan, on 26-05-2011 15:28:29 Report Abuse

  • What are the requirments for doing computer science & engineering, bsc n bca ? Posted By : Meghana, on 24-05-2011 16:38:44 Report Abuse

  • looking for a job change to singapore..pls help me. Posted By : murthy, on 03-05-2011 17:02:42 Report Abuse

  • i want to do bca . iam not studied math in 12th class can i do. Posted By : deepak pal, on 18-03-2011 14:58:29 Report Abuse

  • I Want to know about software classes fee and duration please call me @ after 9am TO 1pm be fore Posted By : milind sawant, on 16-03-2011 19:39:00 Report Abuse

  • I Want to know about software classes fee and duration please call me @ after 9am TO 1pm be fore Posted By : milind sawant, on 16-03-2011 19:38:00 Report Abuse

  • I have completed MCA in 2010 with 64.4% marks, 6 months experience, presently working in Cochin as a trainee, looking for a job. Posted By : Anoop.K., on 19-02-2011 12:26:05 Report Abuse

  • I am a B.A. Student. and i would like to know which courses can i take to make a career in the IT industry Posted By : chauhan nimesh, on 17-02-2011 01:25:37 Report Abuse

  • I am a B.A. Student. and i would like to know which courses can i take to make a career in the IT industry Posted By : chauhan nimesh, on 17-02-2011 01:24:43 Report Abuse

  • please suggest me , about software eng. course Posted By : sadruddin, on 16-02-2011 07:59:14 Report Abuse

  • please suggest me , about software eng. course Posted By : sadruddin, on 16-02-2011 07:59:04 Report Abuse

  • i am study in com. engg .i have to just know that what's the scopes in it? Posted By : mittal, on 10-02-2011 03:00:45 Report Abuse

  • i have done B.Sc but i wanna career in IT field. which course i can opt to persue my career in this field. Posted By : Nancy, on 04-01-2011 00:21:33 Report Abuse

  • i have done B.Sc but i wanna career in IT field. which course i can opt to persue my career in this field. Posted By : Nancy, on 04-01-2011 00:16:08 Report Abuse

  • i want to know that wat is the minimum requirement for software engineer Posted By : dipali, on 22-11-2010 01:39:21 Report Abuse

  • plese give me detailes about b.s in computer science Posted By : shubham mishra, on 17-11-2010 03:37:42 Report Abuse

  • I am doing engineering in seemanta engg. college orissa, how it will help to get job Posted By : Rasmita sahoo, on 16-09-2010 08:41:30 Report Abuse

  • who is hr person of our delhi office sineor hr manager send the inter view call latter with depost 8250rs what is this Posted By : sunil pardhi, on 03-09-2010 02:09:28 Report Abuse

  • I am a B.A. Student. and i would like to know which courses can i take to make a career in the IT industry. Posted By : Priyanka, on 20-04-2010 08:10:31 Report Abuse

  • I am a B.A. Student. and i would like to know which courses can i take to make a career in the IT industry. Posted By : Priyanka, on 20-04-2010 08:10:15 Report Abuse

  • i am doing engineering in u.v.patel college of engineering.How it will help to get job? Posted By : chande hina raghubhai, on 29-11-2009 01:17:00 Report Abuse

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