A software developer is a person who develops software such as a project manager or programmer. They can be involved in aspects wider than design and coding, a somewhat broader scope of computer programming or a specialty of project managing including some aspects of software product management. This person may contribute to the overview of the project on the application level rather than component level or individual programming tasks. Software developers are often still guided by lead programmers.

Similar roles to a software developer are software analyst and software engineer.



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