Software engineers create software (computer programs), identify bugs, and help computer systems run smoothly.
VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW
Welcome to your first day on the job! Watch this video to see what a day in the life of a Software Engineer is like.
As specialized engineers and computer scientists, software engineers spend a lot of time imagining new concepts that don’t yet exist, but could with the help of technology. Here’s how to get started:
STEP 1: Imagine a world and build it with Scratch, an introductory form of coding. CLICK HERE TO TRY IT
STEP 2: Take a screenshot of the world you created!
STEP 3: Then put your imagination to the test! If you were a software engineer, what three things would you add to your world that don’t exist yet, but could with technology?
STEP 4: Share your coded world screenshot and 3 ideas of things you would add in the Student Showcase to build your resume & inspire others!
Take the next step to this career!