What is a Career in Software Engineering?


Career in Software Engineering

There are many nuances of a Career in Software Engineering. For me understanding Why I want to choose a Career in Software Engineering is phenomenally more important than figuring out How to get into Software Engineering. I was Googling about a Career in Software Engineering and was lucky to find: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180911-0001/Science/Information Technology/Career-in-Software-Engineering/english

Vikas Nokhwal's take!
With 5 years & 6 months of professional experience, Vikas Nokhwal understands Software Engineering. Vikas Nokhwal has worked in Software Engineering as Founder & Senior Software Developer in Nokhwal Technologies. In Vikas Nokhwal's own words, this is how Vikas Nokhwal got into Software Engineering: "I did B.Tech in Computer Science from Om group of Institutions, Hisar. I started working in SSN Ventures as Software Developer. After working for four years with the company, I started my own firm, Nokhwal Technologies in 2017. I am Senior Software Developer at Nokhwal Technologies." I searched Vikas Nokhwal on Google and found this profile: https://www.lifepage.in/page/vikasnokhwal

Career Video on Software Engineering
In a video, Vikas Nokhwal has talked about various aspects of a Career in Software Engineering. Vikas Nokhwal started by explaining Software Engineering as: "Software engineering is a detailed study of engineering to the design, development and maintenance of software." It was an amazing video with great information.


In this video Education was discussed as theoretical topics needed to excel at Software Engineering, and not as Qualifications needed to enter Software Engineering. Vikas Nokhwal touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:
Data Structure
Algorithms
Mathematics
Programming Languages
Basic Computer Knowledge
Skills are the most important factor determining success in a particular Career.
Vikas Nokhwal then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Software Engineering:
Problem Solving Attitude
Openness to Learning
Team Work
Communication Skills
Ability to Analyse & Imagine
Logical & Reasoning Skills
Positives of this Career are quite interesting.
Vikas Nokhwal believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Software Engineering:
Knowledge Boosting
Travelling
Monetary Potential
Challenges define a Career as much as the Positives of the same.
And, Vikas Nokhwal believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Software Engineering:
Work Life Balance
Keeping Yourself Up to Date

In the final section of the video Vikas Nokhwal talks about How a day goes in a Career in Software Engineering. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Software Engineering, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20180911-0001
Career Counseling 2.0
Having gained so much from a professional perspective on a Career in Software Engineering, I wanted to learn about other Careers on LifePage. LifePage is Career Counseling 2.0 - while most platforms continue to use age old psychometric tests to identify hidden skills and interests of individuals. LifePage has turned the tables completely with an Awareness based approach. Read about them on: https://www.lifepage.in

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I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:
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Career in Website Design & Development:
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Career in User Interface Development:
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Career in Computer Engineering:
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Career in System Software Development:
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Career in Teaching & Research in Data Science:
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Career in DevOps:
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Career in Application Development:
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Career in Teaching Computer Science:
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Career in Software Engineering:
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Career in DevOps & Unix Administration:
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Career in Technology Sales:
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Information about other Careers
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Career in Professional Singing:
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Career in Teaching Geography:
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Career in Marine Engineering:
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Career in Wildlife Conservation:
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Career in Radio Jockey:
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Career in Training & Consulting:
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Career in Floriculture:
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Career in Technology Consulting:
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Career in Teaching Hotel Management:
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Career in Artillery:
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Career in Fashion Designing:
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Career in Dancing:
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Career in Training & Recruitment:
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Career in Science & Innovation:
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Career in Teaching Biotechnology:
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Career in Language Editing:
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Career in Acting:
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