How to write the best resume and cover letter for a computer programmer
March 14, 2007 6:40 AM Subscribe
I'm a computer programmer looking for a new job. What are some tips for writing the best resume and cover letter possible?
posted by Battlecat to work & money (13 answers total) 17 users marked this as a favorite
Hiring managers and HR folk - What do you look for in a resume and cover letter?
Programmers/software engineers/IT people - What has worked best for you?
What are some good general guidelines for writng resumes and cover letters?
What are some guidelines that are specific to programmers?
Do you know of some good templates that I could follow?
Are there businesses that will help you write your resume?
Are they worth the money? Can you recommend any in the NYC/New Jersey/PA/CT area?
If you started out in a junior position, and then worked your way up to a higher position, how do you list your accomplishments at the company? Split them between the two positions, or merge them into one entry?