15 resume keywords for software engineer valued by recruiter

Technical skills:

Programming languages: Java, Python, C++, JavaScript, C#, Go, etc.

Software development frameworks and libraries: Spring, React, Angular, Django, Laravel, TensorFlow, etc.

Cloud computing platforms: AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.

Databases: MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc.

Software development tools and methodologies: Git, Jira, Agile, DevOps, etc.

Soft skills:




Analytical thinking



Attention to detail

You can use these keywords throughout your resume

Contains your skills section, work experience section and education section

Use keywords in context. Don't just list keywords in your skills section; explain how you have used those skills in your work or education