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Software Engineer

Design, develop and maintain software systems from small applications to large online platforms.

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Latest reviews from 41 Software Engineers surveyed on SEEK
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Oct 2018
I chose to be a Software Engineer and I don't regret it
Reviewer's Qualification
Doctor of Philosophy
Experience
5 – 9 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Full Stack Engineer
The good things
Software engineering as a discipline provides numerous opportunities to make yourself an impactful career. The field itself is broad and is still evolving - you will never run out of exciting things t...
The challenges
In my experience, the challenge in being a software engineer comes primarily from various aspects depending on which phase you are in your career. When you are early in your career, learning the mov...
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Jun 2021
Embedded software development is interesting but don't loose yourself
Reviewer's Qualification
Master of Science
Experience
10+ years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Embedded software development
The good things
As an Embedded software engineer, you contribute to many important products or systems, being medical, automotive, industrial or simply consumer electronics. There are plenty of interesting things you...
The challenges
Be prepared for weird bugs which drives you in nuts for days and weeks. Be prepared for 24x7 fire-fighting when your device or product goes through initial mass production. Be prepared for endless cod...
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