Computer Scientist Sample Resume

Computer Scientist Sample Resume

Computer scientists create new ways to compute technology, and to use existing technology in new and innovative ways. These scientists work full-time, but work independently and have very flexible schedules. A doctoral or professional degree is needed to become a computer scientist, but no on-the-job training is needed.

There is no need for previous experience in a related field for this occupation. This scientific field is also growing at a higher rate than most, those who enter in to this field can look forward to excellent job prospects in the future. This is because there is a shortage of these skilled workers.

Sample Resume: Computer Scientist

Full Name

[Street Address, City, State, Zip Code] | [Phone Number] [Email Address]


My goal as an employee of this company is to create computer programs and applications that are unique, easy, and accessible to the general public. With a Doctorate of Computer Science and a strong educational background, I am dedicated to working hard with the resources given to me, and, by keeping up with the most recent advances in the IT world, I hope to help advance the companies interests in any way that I can.

Technical Skills And Personal Attributes

  • Very strong Java development experience, including experience with both JEE and JSE
  • Proficient in JSP, HTML, and ASP languages
  • Competent in Linux and Windows XP/2000/9x systems
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Strong technical background, including programming, developing, designing interfaces, testing and debugging code, and administering systems and networks.
  • Distinguished communication abilities and decorated public speaker
  • Easily able to form friendships with co-workers
  • Has won “Employee of the Month” at their current job at Fake Company, L.L.C.
  • Able to present information clearly to peers when giving presentations
  • Has worked as a team for numerous  group projects
  • Able to write own code or work with others to write code
  • Intelligent and quickly able to master new techniques and technologies
  • Works well in both group and self-directed working environment
  • Excellent analytical skills and able to recognize their own mistakes

Work Experience
FAKE COMPANY, L.L.C, Toledo, Ohio                              2005-present

  • In charge of 3 software inventing projects which all brought in a 20% revenue increase for Fake Company, L.L.C
  • Selected as the “Lead Programmer” for several application development seminars over the span of 10 years of attendance.
  • Trained 5 potential employees  via a 2 week class in which they learned the advanced internal structures of the company


  • Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate of Computer Science, 2000
  • Member of National Honor Society

Relevant Coursework:

  • Software Development
  • Project Management
  • Systems Engineering
  • Logic Circuits
  • Differential Equations
  • Systems Analysis
  • Classical/ Modern Physics
  • Database Design
  • Calculus I, II, III

Project Highlights:

  • Software Engineering-Served as team leader for semester-long programming project for implication at Fake University Recreation Center. Program allowed for look and feel interface as well as keeping written documentation.
  • Systems Engineering- With a group of three others worked to capitalize and design a client-server application that would interconnect inventory system and POS systems, which was followed by a class presentation which highlighted the specifications of the system.

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