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FC: Software Engineer | Linen Pacampara
1: Software Engineer | Linen Pacampara
2: A software engineer is a game programmer, or computer scientist and apply computer science, engineering, and math to design, develop, and test software. They design computer chips, boards, systems, modems, and printers. Software Engineers work for 40 hours a week | Job Description | Software engineers can be involved in the design and development of many types of software, including computer games, word processing and business applications, operating systems and network distribution, and compilers, which convert programs to machine language for execution on a computer.
3: Software engineers first analyze users' needs. Then they design, build, and maintain the needed software or systems. In programming, or coding, they tell a computer, line by line, how to function and execute.
4: Education | To be able to become a software engineer,you're going to have to graduate high school with a diploma, and you are going to have to obtain a bachelor's degree. Most employer prefer to hire people who have at least a college degree. | Training | Large firms that can train new hires may take new graduates with no experience. Persons looking at jobs in this field must have strong problem-solving skills. They must be able to work with team members, other staff, and their customers
5: Other Qualifications | Bachelor's Degree and strong problem solving skills
6: Salary Range | Yearly salary is between $60,000 and $110,000 | Yearly salary for experienced engineers are between $100,000 and $150,000
7: Benefits | -You earn good money More than teachers get -A good job for people who like computers and want to learn more about them -Some software engineers are aloud to work at home and get paid, rather then going anywhere
8: Job Outlook | In 2010, the job outlook for software engineers were 392,300 10 years from now, the outlook will be 519,400
10: Advantages | -A great amount of pay -Many different fields in the career -You get to work with a bunch of nice and -intelligent workers -You get to design, create, fix, and modify software
11: Disadvantages | -Arguing with other workers -Taking a lot of criticism -Stressful work area -Maybe work overtime
12: Source of information and pictures | "Computer Software Engineer." U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, n.d. Web. 26 Mar. 2013. http://www.bls.gov/ "Software Developers, Systems Software." Virginia Career VIEW. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Mar. 2013. http://www.vaview.vt.edu
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