Technical Resume Writing Guides and IT Resume Samples

Professionals in Information Technology fields will have unique challenges when preparing a resume.

In general, IT resumes will include more information about specific technologies used to develop, engineer and manage information systems.

The content on this site was created to help IT professionals create a resume. Technical Resume Samples and articles were created by Certified Resume Writers and Resume Writing Professionals.

Latest IT Resume Samples

Latest IT Resume Writing Guides

Tips for Positioning Yourself as a Data Scientist

The growing interest in the job role of a data scientist has many IT professionals looking to make a change in their career. The position has been evolving so rapidly, however, that many companies are struggling to understand the responsibilities and; therefore, are not able to create well-targeted job descriptions. Until the data scientist role … Read more

Highlight Accomplishments, Not Just Job Functions

One of the primary changes in resumes over the last 10 years has been the transition from responsibility-based statements to achievement-based statements. In your search for good resume writing advice, you’ll find a lot of discussion about its importance, but you will also discover that little is available to describe just how it’s done.

When Should I Age Old Technology Off My Resume?

One of the most painful truths about writing a technical resume is that you have to decide when to remove old technologies. If you think that this detail is not important, then you do not understand the ramifications of failing to update your technology profile. To remove nothing is to make a choice that may … Read more

The Emerging Role of Data Governance in Data Heavy Environments

It is brutal when your failed federal audit report, with 148 issues related to unreliable, inaccurate, and inconsistent data, is made available for public review and comment. Ouch! It is even more painful when the report lists proper data management as the competitive advantage necessary to keep your company in business. It should feel like … Read more

Solutions Architects

Solutions Architect is a generic title that blends roles and responsibilities of Infrastructure Architect, Systems Architect, and Applications/Software Architect. Solutions Architects typically work for technology vendors, so they don’t usually perform the traditional architect functions of developing the policies, practices, and standards that govern the IT environment.  Instead they design, develop, configure, and deploy technologies.

T-Shirt Networking

Networking is an important part of career growth, but it is difficult for an introvert. From stepping through the door, to engaging people in conversation, and talking about yourself with people you don’t know, the entire event can be a struggle. But it doesn’t need to be this painful.