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Title: Software Engineer

Definition:
Software engineers research, design, evaluate, integrate and maintain software applications, technical environments, operating systems, embedded software, information warehouses and telecommunications software.
• PEGNL white paper - Professional Practice in Software Engineering

Definition (More Info):
TryEngineering.org - Software Engineer

Education Program: Undergraduate programs
UNB (St. John)
UNB (Frederiction)

First Credential:
• Bachelors degree typically in computer science, computer systems engineering, software engineering or mathematics

Salary Range:
• Canada (Sept 2015): Entry Low=$44,632. Entry Median=$61,100.

Salary (More Info):
• PayScale: Software Engineer

Related Specialties:
Software Developer, Computer Programmer, Computer Scientist, Computer Engineer

Professional Associations:
IEEE NL, IEEE CA, IEEE, IEEE WIE
ACW
ACM, ACM-W
CIPS

Other Resources:
Canadian Women in Technology
Women Who Code, Women Who Code Toronto
Ladies Learning Code
TechWomen Canada

Comments:
Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC)
Association of Engineering Technicians & Technologists of NL
Canadian Council of Technicians & Technologists
Society for Canadian Women in Science & Technology

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