IT Professionals

Below you will find a selection of resume examples, writing guides and interview tips crafted specifically for information technology related careers like programmers, developers, designers, engineers and tech administrative roles.

Remember, it is important to customize your resume not just by industry (including key skills, experiences and training specific to your profession) but also by application.

This means each resume sent should be tailored to match the specific job being applied to. This will require a custom career objective/qualifications summary as well as a customized cover letter.

Going the extra mile to craft a targeted application will require more time but will also significantly increase the percent rate at which you are able to secure interviews.

Key Resume Writing & Interview Guides

Below are some resume writing and interview guides written by Rudeth Shaughnessy, a retired HR Manager and current volunteer Director at Copy My Resume.

Below are some very specific writing guides for the various types of IT professionals most highly sought after by tech companies.

Everything is professionally reviewed by our expert staff and all of the resources are free for you to download and use to help land your next dream job!



IT Specialist Resume

IT Specialists are the techies that we all know and love in a business environment. Any business that relies on computer software will need an IT specialist at some point, whether they keep one in house or hire a freelancer or consultant. So, where you take your career in IT is entirely up to you […]

Front End Developer Resume

A Front-End Developer designs, builds and develops websites and applications using web technologies such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript. The ‘front-end’ bit essentially means that this developer is working on the visual components and features of the web application that are seen and accessed by the end user (the customer). So, whereas a Web Designer […]

Chief Information Officer Resume

A CIO is a Senior IT Director and usually a member of the board. This is a high-flying career path and one that is accessed by years of experience in related roles rather than being something you can aspire to straight out of university. Once you reach the level of CIO, you will be moving […]

App Developer Resume

A truly modern career choice for a technological age, an Application Developer will work with businesses to identify software solutions to a wide range of problems, and will design and develop that software to meet the business needs. App Devs may work independently, providing bespoke solutions for a wide range of business clients, or they […]