How To Write An Effective Software Engineering Resume

Alex Chiou
7 min readJan 26, 2020
This 1 single document can make or break your career

A recruiter reading your resume is the first step of the funnel for any job opportunity, making this 1 document arguably the most important one for your professional life. Unfortunately, it seems like many struggle creating an effective software engineering resume as I have clearly seen across my 5+ year career. I have read hundreds of resumes for a variety of jobs, and I have tossed out the vast…

Alex Chiou

Empowering thousands of engineers @ Tech Career Growth. Ex-Robinhood, Facebook, Course Hero, PayPal. Built apps with 2.5 million+ installs for fun.