job description: Software engineer

Utiliser l’outil de traduction Google pendant votre lecture.

Now that so many of us have computers we tend to take them for granted. We turn them on and expect them to do work perfectly.

But without computer software engineers, we’d be staring at empty screens.

Most of these engineers are driven by an eager desire to learn what makes the box come to life and ideas for expanding the machine’s reach.

Basically, software is to computers what programs are to television.

Software is the content that you look at and interact with on a computer.

With training at career school, college or a manufacturer, these engineers analyse and solve programming problems and create the framework for code writers who write the tiny steps that make up a program.

They may have to work evenings or weekends to meet deadlines or solve unexpected
technical problems.

One of the challenges for computer software engineers is to constantly update their awareness and skills.

It’s essential to have a strong grasp of mathematics and the ability to follow very detailed instructions.Software engineers also need old-fashioned communication skills so they can analyse and meet the needs of today’s computer users as well as
the users of tomorrow.