Perl Programmer Resume

Career Summary:

Highly dedicated, certified, and competent ‘Perl Programmer’ with more than 6+ years of experience in designing, and developing software/web applications using various programming languages. Possess solid knowledge of databases as well as integration tools to perform required modifications in existing apps according to clients’ demand. Ability to work in a team and complete projects in deadline.

Summary of Skills:

  • Possess good understanding of software development processes, including source code control, issue tracking, unit testing, build, deployment and code reviews

  • Strong command on different programming languages such as C++, HTML/CSS, Java, PHP, Perl and ability to write shell scripting codes

  • Adept in performing database integration with third-party applications, implementing solutions according to client demands and rolling out the product for all platforms

  • Have in-depth knowledge of entire software development life-cycle, and capable of performing troubleshooting/debugging of code as required

  • Hands-on experience of working with Linux/Unix operating system and possess solid knowledge of various databases like Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, etc.

  • Expertise in preparing various technical documents like use cases, class diagrams, design/architecture documents as well as application manuals for client/end-users

  • Exceptional analytical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Team player with flexible attitude, ability to perform well under pressure and possess excellent problem-solving as well as communication skills

Work Experience:

Senior Perl Programmer

MathWorks, San Francisco, CA

November 2017 – Present

  • Supervising team during entire software development life-cycle, and assisting in design as well as development of large-scale Perl applications

  • Interacting with clients to understand their business needs and performing application modifications/software enhancements as needed

  • Collaborating with the software team for modifying existing programs written in C, C++, Java, Perl, MATLAB, and SQL as well as integrating third-party programs in code if necessary

  • Reviewing or extracting requirements, writing shell scripts in Perl, Python and contributing to code bases

  • Assisting in analyzing and troubleshooting code to identify bugs in program, and suggesting required changes for proper compilation and execution

  • Providing guidance to junior programmers and interns as necessary, and ensuring completion of projects within deadline

  • Conducting team meetings to inform about required enhancements in existing product, brainstorming feasibility ideas, and performing accurate analysis to implement high level designs to projects

Perl Programmer

Impetus Technologies, San Francisco, CA

April 2014 – October 2017

  • Coordinated with the team to troubleshoot and debug problems in existing applications, and performed extensive research to find ways to improve speed, functionality, and scalability of developed software

  • Worked with testers to perform unit testing, and corrected identified defects

  • Designed and developed e-commerce websites for small business owners by writing program modules in Perl, HTML, JavaScript and SQL to handle encrypted Web data

  • Communicated with client business analyst personnel to understand modification requirements for existing software

  • Tracked SDLC issues to recommend appropriate solutions as necessary and performed timely code releases in various environments as well as reported status to project manager

  • Coordinated with the team for application development, testing, debugging as well as documentation of complete projects

  • Provided development, coding, and engineering support for the use of alerts and sensors to facilitate proactive monitoring of IT system user activity in client’s organization to determine causes for project delays


Programming Intern

DEVNET Technobytes, San Francisco, CA

August 2012 – March 2014

  • Worked under the guidance of team head to write program modules for various projects

  • Followed team leader’s instructions, and ensured all software activities are conducted in accordance with SDP/SMP processes

  • Coordinated with other interns to maintain and update existing UI front-end using HTML and Javascript

  • Collaborated with the testing team to document testing effort through generation of testing plans, procedures, and reports

  • Developed shell scripts to automate and improve manual processes for small projects using Perl language, shell scripting, and updated databases as needed

  • Created and maintained technical documentation by using defined standard documentation templates and submitted them to the supervisor


  • Master’s Degree in Computers

    University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology

    University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA



  • CIW Perl Specialist Certification, 2012


On request.

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