A software developer is a professional who creates and upgrades new software and applications for computers and mobile phones to meet the needs of users. Software developers could work in the space of application software development or system software development.
To be a software developer one must complete:
- Class 12 in science
- 4-year bachelor’s degree in computer science (BTech)
- 2-year master’s degree in computer science (MTech)
Career Options: A software developer can work in a private company, government organisation, healthcare company, gaming company, web development company or educational institution; they can also be self-employed.
Job Roles: Mobile application developer, software developer, software engineer, java developer, front-end developer, Python developer, software consultant and professor.