Updating Your Data Resume: Tips from a Former Resume Writer

Examples to help improve your data resume.

Prior to working as a data engineer, I was an academic consultant and reviewed hundreds of resumes for Pearson Education and Arizona State University.

Lately, I’ve received requests to help friends who work in and outside of the tech field with their resumes. The following story is a condensed version of tips I offer, with a particular focus on landing a job in data. I hope you find them helpful.




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Zach Quinn

Zach Quinn

DE @ Forbes. Pipeline: A Data Engineering Resource. Editor: Learning SQL. Opinions are my own.

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