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Updated 7 days ago

Too old for software engineering - 160 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cheryl in Midlothian, Illinois"]I have a Masters degree in Computer Science. I have not been able to get anywhere jobwise because I do...


Software Engineering in Japan (pay-related)

Why is it so low? I'm seeing this one job that only pays $2,000 USD a month for programming.


Updated 1 month ago

Should I accept this offer?? - 1 Reply

And since mobile device is in the hot zone now, I wonder should I accept the job offer from HTC in Taiwan for doing their sensor/device drivers,...

Prabhakar Undurthi

Updated 1 month ago

Junior software developer - how to get a job in the USA? - 4 Replies

Glad to know that you want to work in United States, just like me :) And I also appreciate you have working on iOS, iPhone and andriod. Yes,...


Updated 2 months ago

Relocating to San Francisco - 2 Replies



Updated 5 months ago

What are the best software engineer qualifications and training to get ahead? - 15 Replies

[QUOTE who="Adam in Painesville, Ohio"]That's ridiculous rob. i was a journalist for five years before going back to school for computer...


Java Developer job in U.S. for people from Europe - help needed

Hi everyone, my name is Adam, I'm 28 yers old, have a master degree in computer science and i need your help with find a job in the U.S. Currently...


Updated 6 months ago

Moving From Accounting/Finance to Software Engineering - 7 Replies

Ever thought about finding a different finance/accounting job if the one you have doesn't pay well?


BS Mechanical Engineering but MS Software Engineering

My situation is a little different. I have been working as a mechanical engineer for 3 years and making $60,000. I would like to be a software...

Fellow MT

Updated 9 months ago

Should I Pursue second bachelors in computer science - 2 Replies

Hey I know it's been 45 months, but I'd like to give you some advice. First off Move! If you can or are willing to. 40K is way too little for a...

jgupta579 in Gurgaon, India

Want to rehabilitate after 4year illness

My husband has done his BE in electronics in 2002 later he worked in support for 2years in CSC noida those were night shifts He later was diagnosed...

rl09 in San Jose, California

Updated 13 months ago

Graduated last job - 22 Replies

Same old story. Graduated last year with a combined degree in computer science and physics (note: NOT dual degrees) and no internship experience (I...

t_blue in Kalispell, Montana

Updated 13 months ago

Lost - 1 Reply

I cannot stress enough how totally and completely lost I am right now. I feel like I'm stuck, and I am not sure that I will ever recover from...

NegSoft in Mumbai, India

Updated 13 months ago

Any advice for a frustrated/bored dev? - 2 Replies

I am sure this narrative sounds familiar: 40+ year old, still writing code, still capable of getting jobs that pay well (currently making 200K+ as a...

Mike in New York, New York

Updated 15 months ago

Need Career Advice - 1 Reply

Hi I have a question for employers or anyone else who might have anything useful to contribute... I have a Bachelors in Computer Science from...

Mike in New York, New York

Updated 15 months ago

How much am I worth? - 2 Replies

Hi everyone, happy new yr! I was hoping to get an assessment about my current salary. I currently make about 95k as a software engineer in test. ...

mcsoft in Montreal, Quebec

Will there always be jobs in software engineering ?

Will there always be jobs in software engineering ?

amit in Suri, India

Updated 17 months ago

Support job versus Development job, what is better? - 4 Replies

Dear Sir / Madam, I have been working in the software industry for the last 11 years. I started of in support then moved to development. Now I...

Robotico1987 in Tampa, Florida

Updated 18 months ago

Job offer salary help - 1 Reply

So im a computer engineering student in FL (USA), about 2 semesters to graduate... I got a co-op job as a Software Engineer, im working about 30 a...

coder in Madras, India

Updated 21 months ago

M.D. interested in working on medical software start-ups - HELP! - 4 Replies

Hello everyone. I'm a medical student on leave between my 3rd and 4th years to earn an MS in computer science. My goal is to eventually work as a...

akhilachuthan in Calicut, India

Work at home jobs

I am a software designer/developer with 6+ years of experience in the IT sector. My experience was very rich and challenging, coz I had been working...

scott in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

software engineering starting out

i am about to go to university in a year to study software engineering. What sort of stuff can i be doing in the meantime before i enroll? I have no...

Jonny in Conyers, Georgia


...I Wanted to know if You needed to be a Math Genius to maintain this Job as seeing as I'm "Slightly Math Challenged". lol I am very handy with...

Ron in Davenport, Florida

Updated 23 months ago

Re-entering the field after 10yrs off...? - 1 Reply

I used to be a Software engineer on Stratus mainframes for 15yrs and just starting on the Unix and server software in C the last couple years before...

John in Riverhead, New York

What should I do next?

I got laid off in January after 15 years at the same company. My title at the time of layoff was Software Engineer II. I was hired as an engineering...


Updated 24 months ago

What are typical software engineer salaries? - 11 Replies

I never went to school for Computer Science nor have a degree either, I am at 120k right now, but it sure took me quite a while to get here,...

$1234 in Overland Park, Kansas

Should I switch to SCM, Build and Release engineer job

I have been working as Windows .NET developer in the past. Recently, I have a chance to become a SCM/Build/Release engineer, responsible for CM,...

$1234 in Overland Park, Kansas

Should I switch to SCM, Build and Release engineer job

I have been working as Windows .NET developer in the past. Recently, I have a chance to become a SCM/Build/Release engineer, responsible for CM,...

Yosep Kim in Suwanee, Georgia

Updated 26 months ago

Top software engineer skills needed to get the job. - 8 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every software engineer must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your software...

EEseeker in Dedham, Massachusetts

To travel or not to travel

FYI: I have also posted on 'Career Advice' forum. I'm hope I can get a different perspective here too, but I can delete this post if...

Commander Keen in Vancouver, British Columbia

Updated 26 months ago

Helpful advice - 1 Reply

Hello, I'm currently in the military and I'm getting out soon, but to get down to the specific question that i have. I currently love computers as i...

Kurtis in Dayton, Ohio

Getting away from the computer (Career)

So I've finished my Bachelors in Computer Science. I've been doing Web Application Development for about four years as a "freelancer". I've taken on...

Eric in Fairfield, Connecticut

Updated 26 months ago

Looking for first software engineering job - 1 Reply

I am beginning a hunt for an entry level software development job, and I am not sure what actions I should take to improve my odds. Here is a list of...

Nokiashorty in Montevideo, Uruguay

Studying System Analyst Before Software Engineer

Hi I keep trying to figure this out but I just can't manage to find any real answers online so I thought maybe I should ask it here. I eventually...

shannon165 in Orange Park, Florida

Technical Certificaations or Software Engineering Degree?

Which will be more useful for acquiring gainful employment? A degree in Software Engineering, Programming, or certifications in specific programming...

inquistore in Pensacola, Florida

Updated 28 months ago

Is this salary worth it? (salary negotiations and starting salary) - 1 Reply

So I currently got a job offer to work in the Gainesville area at a college campus as a programmer. The job offer is a contracted job and has no...

Muhammed Ismail Nasar in Kabul, Afghanistan

How to Write the Busniess Requirment

Dear All , How to write the Business Requirements in SRS(Software Requirement specification )?

jdavince in Mumbai, India

Moving to a new and fresh area such as ruby rather than java and c#

hi, what do you think of moving to a new skillset such as Ruby other than Java and C# as a career choice ?

justAsugestion in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Updated 28 months ago

Software engineering for nursing - 1 Reply

Hello everyone I have a question about software engineering. Correct me if I am wrong. Software engineers actually develop software for companies...

Kdocimo90 in Storrs Mansfield, Connecticut

Pricing Quote on Software Development

I'm looking for a rough estimate on some software development. The program we use is called PowerTerm. This is where we input journal ticket,...

Sam Lee in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Can anyone give me a suggestion?

Hi, there: I am a computer science Ph.D. in database and image processing field. I had been a faculty in a teaching school for 7-8 years. But...

Jenkins in Goldsboro, North Carolina

Difference in degrees and looking for a school

I'm looking to go to school online and having some trouble finding a school that will offer what I'm looking for. I'm active duty Air Force and...

Dave Aronson in Fairfax, Virginia

Updated 31 months ago

Ongoing SW Engineer Training - 1 Reply

I am wondering if any of you know of a good place to get ongoing training for SW engineers in their free time. I am a Software Engineer II...

haf in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Is Professional Graduate Diploma in IT, British Computer Society (BCS) widely recognized?

Hi all, I am considering to pursue Professional Graduate Diploma in IT, British Computer Society (BCS). I choose BCS because of the following...

Nanodevwiz in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 32 months ago

Should I Pursue second bachelors in computer science - 1 Reply

Hello I am currently frustated and almost depressed. I have a Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology. In my First Year I made 40K and i am not happy...

andy in Glendale, California

Updated 32 months ago

Why I want to give up Ruby on Rails - 1 Reply

3 years ago, when I had very little experience in Ruby on Rails, but was experienced in Java, I had plenty of Rails job opportunities. Now, after I...

Arjun Raje in Aurangabad, India



possibleSWE in Trenton, New Jersey

do software engineers have to move around a lot?

lets say you work on a project that takes 2 and a half years. Are you usually able to find another project to work on in the same area or do you...

rob in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Computer Science Internship

Hi, I'm currently a rising junior and I'm worried about internships that I'll pursue next summer. I attend a respectable university, and my GPA...

baumad in Winston Salem, North Carolina

Updated 35 months ago

Serious question for job seekers - 1 Reply

I have a question if you are looking for a job. Before I go further, let me disclose that I am a recruiter but I don't want to spam this board so I...

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