IT Resume or Technical Resume
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IT Resume or Technical Resume
Any City, Any State 12345
H: 123-456-7810 W: 123-333-4444
To obtain a software developer position that allows me to learn new
technologies while utilizing my experience developing web-based applications as
Languages: ASP, HTML, DHTML, XML, CSS, VBScript,
Databases: MS SQL Server 7.0, Sybase DMBS, MS-Access
Operating Systems: Windows NT 4.0, Windows 98, UNIX
Software: MS Visual Studio/InterDev 6.0, Windows NT 4.0 Option Pack/IIS,
Real Media, Adobe Photoshop 5.0, Adobe Premier 5.0, MS Office 2000
ABC Finance, Any City, Any State, May 2000 – Present.
Provides institutional analyst estimates, research reports, and tools to
investment decision-makers throughout the world.
- Work with a team of 5 to develop ABC.net, a web-based
application tool that will be marketed to financial professionals to help
them make investment decisions by providing earnings estimates, real-time
notes, broker research, company fundamentals, and the ability to incorporate
users’ own data.
- Responsible for developing company snapshot area, company
consensus area, company fundamentals area, broker screening area, and
research screening area of the ABC.net application as well as the original
design of the application’s menu and its navigation functionality.
and MS SQL Server to develop the ABC.net product.
- Utilize input from marketing and product management to
develop the look and functionality of the application to meet customer
- Design the application to meet the users’ requirements
- Developed a demo version of the product to solicit and
incorporate feedback into the design.
- Design document research area that allows user to customize
search by selecting search criteria of interest.
- Develop document-searching capability by utilizing
client-server side functionality to generate search criteria, run search
functions, retrieve appropriate documents, filter document lists, view
documents, print documents and save documents to the Virtual Filing System.
- Create generic applets and tables for relating analyst
estimate forecasts and research reports.
- Use DHTML-based functionality for database access to create
and display scrolling headlines for a particular company and optimize
display to run quickly enough to fit multiple scenarios.
- Ensure web-based application is compatible with IE and
Netscape, develop page layout, generate code, and debug code.
- Worked closely with the head of marketing as well as
product management to redesign and update company’s website, http://www.abc.com,
using ASP, HTML, DHTML, and CSS while ensuring that all pages were
cross-browser and cross-platform compatible.
Experience Gained While Pursuing Degree
XYZ Centers, Any City, Any State, September 1999 – May 2000.
Training Center Supervisor/Consultant, Part-Time during Academic Year
- Supervised all activity in the Training Center at Any State
- Maintained campus relations and assisted students using the
- Provided customer service including phone consultation.
Any State Medical, Any City, Any State, Part-Time 1996 –1999.
- Organized and maintained database using MS Access to
provide accurate patient records.
- Collected and entered data for invoicing and billing for
Any State University
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science
Cumulative GPA: 3.0/4.0; Major GPA: 3.4/4.0
Dean’s List – 3 Semesters
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