System Programmer Resume

[First Name] [Last Name]

Contact Address: [street]

[Country] [City] [State/Province] [Zip Code]

Contact Number: (012)-345-6789

Email Address: [[email protected]]

Create your new Unique Resume in less than 5 minutes with our templates. Use our Simple Resume and Cool Resume templates designed with career experts. Build a resume with a template.

Career Objective:

Dedicated, certified, and experienced ‘System Programmer’ seeking a senior position in an IT company to use my expertise and solid background in keeping computer system smoothly functioning and for handling system programming issues.

Summary of Skills:

  • Possess sound knowledge of different low-level programming languages such as COBOL, C as well as assembly language, and machine code

  • In-depth information on installation of various operating systems, including Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac OS, Ubuntu and others

  • Ability to regularly check and analyze system performance to evaluate its response time as well as decide on operating system upgrade

  • Expertise in inspecting various components of the computer to arrange for repairs or replacement to ensure work efficiency

  • Capable of understanding requirements of the computer user, and installing appropriate software products on his system for high-work efficiency

  • Proficient in performing various tasks such as software debugging, software maintenance, and quality focus

  • Adept in explaining user manuals related to new software/operating system to company personnel and solving their doubts about its use

  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

Work Experience:

System Programmer

AMETEK Inc., Akron, OH

August 2016 – Present

  • Analyzing various performance indicators like system’s response time and number of programs being processed at once to determine system efficiency, and making decision for repairs of replacement

  • Examining system hardware/software in every department, and determining computers, that need to be upgraded or require installation of new OS

  • Customizing a system’s hardware/software according to specifically required modifications to ensure it smoothly runs the code without compromising the performance of other programs

  • Working with the team to write system programs in low-level codes such as COBOL, C or assembly language to operate efficiently in resource-controlled environment, and with minimum libraries

  • Troubleshooting the system component’s malfunctions, and contacting appropriate vendor for repairs

  • Reviewing computer system capabilities, workflow, scheduling limitations to determine if the requested changes to operating system are possible, and conveying appropriate message to end-users

  • Regularly assessing company’s system software to ensure system performance meets its objectives as well as helps to complete the projects in time

System Programmer

SHIL Technologies, Akron, OH

March 2014 – July 2016

  • Conducted training sessions for internal department members and IT users on facilities, services, hardware/software available, and gave explanation about the use of new technology for better performance and increase in efficiency

  • Collaborated with the development team to repair errors and work stoppages by making appropriate changes in the assembly code

  • Checked existing systems in each department and wrote accurate reports of steps taken to modify them as well as procedures followed to implement new software

  • Performed debugging of system programs to identify the source of problem, analyze relevant information as well as developed and deployed solutions in a timely manner

  • Wrote appropriate system software programs in C or other assembly language to coordinate data transfers between various components

  • Effectively handled compiling, linking, starting and stopping of programs, reading from files as well as writing into them by coding accurate system programs

  • Assisted computer personnel, including seniors and new employees having problems with the use of system software


System Programmer (Entry-level)

EXPERIAN Solutions, Akron, OH

October 2012 – February 2014

  • Installed system programs by loading software on the computer, and ensured enhancement to existing system

  • Increased system efficiency by analyzing key performance indicators and made necessary alterations in the software

  • Worked under the supervision of senior system programmers to write basic assembly language programs for client projects

  • Wrote and updated test procedures and C-based programs in UNIX environment, and prepared reports related to outcome of unit testing

  • Routinely evaluated the performance of hardware and software to confirm functionality for 100+ systems in the company, and scheduled timely maintenance for smooth and bug-free running

  • Install new software and tools on the company’s systems as well as prepared user manuals by writing operating instructions


  • Master’s Degree in Computers

    The University of Akron, OH


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering

    The University of Akron, OH



  • IBM Certified System Programmer, 2012


On request.

Rate this post