SocialEngine Plugins

SocialEngine Resume / Curriculum Vitae Plugin

$80 / license

Current Version:
v4.10.0 for SEv4

This plugin let your member build their own resume / CV. With flexibility in defining their own sections, and built-in support for education / employment history, your member can build a wide range of resume in different format. It also comes with many built-in widgets that allow you to totally customize the look-n-feel of your site. In addition to that, you can tailor it with custom resume fields / questions, as well as defining your own posting package types with different cost, duration, featured resume posts along with approval process. This plugin supports ePayment and allows you to charge your member fee ($$$) to post resumes and earn some nice additional income for your site.

Key Features

  • Majority of public-facing pages are widgetized, and managable via Layout Editor:
  • Extremely easy to build variety types of resume via section management
  • Built-in support for managing educations and employment history
  • Ability to charge your members to post resumes with renew and upgrade package supported.
  • Auto / Manual process payment with admin approval (admin)
  • Support sub-categories (2nd level)
  • Customizable additional resume's questions / fields (admin)
  • Google Map integrated on widgets, browse, view pages etc..
  • Built-in photo album upload for resume
  • Featured / Sponsored Resumes with slideshow / ticker
  • Detailed Member Level with many permission controls (admin)
  • Tagging and popular tag cloud
  • Detailed resume browsing with map and proximity location search capibility
  • Powerful search / filtering / sorting system to show only what user want to see
  • Many built-in widgets which let you customize the look and feel (admin)
  • many more ..

Resume Sections

Sections are building blocks for a resume, such as Objective, Experience, Employment, Qualification, References, Awards etc..

  • Admin can pre-define / manage sections (view)
  • Optional config default sections which automatically added to newly created resume
  • Member can add unlimited sections to resume
  • Support HTML editor for section's content (view)
  • Ability to drag-n-drop to re-ordering sections within a resume (view)
  • Built-in support for managing "Employment" and "Education" history
  • Education type section supported fields (view):
    • School Name
    • Class Year
    • Degree
    • Major
    • Minor
    • Details (HTML editor)
  • Employment type section supported fields (view):
    • Company Name
    • Position
    • Location
    • Duration (Date From - To)
    • Details (HTML Editor)


Below are built-in resume widgets with a lot of configuration options / settings allowing you to customize the resume pages via Layout Editor anyway you like. Click here to see list of widgets in admin

Resume General Widgets

You can use these widgets and drop on SE managable pages via Layout Editor such as Home Page. All built-in Resume Landing / Browse / Favorites / Manage / Tags pages are built using these widgets.

  • List Resumes: this is a generic resume listings widget, which can be used for different purposes depending on the setting paramerters that you set (such as Recent Resumes, Most Viewed/Commented for resumes for X periods that have Y category created by Z member having J keywords within K location etc..) (admin)
    • Title Header
    • Max Resume Entry (control number of resumes to be displayed)
    • Sorting (varieties of ordering, such as trending, recent, alphabet, most voted/commented/viewed/clicked etc..)
    • Time Period (limit resumes submitted within defined period, such as 24 hours, weekly, monthly etc..)
    • User (limit resumes created by specific user)
    • Keywords (limit resumes match certain keywords)
    • Location / Distance (force resumes within inputted proximity area)
    • Category (show only resumes belong to selected category)
    • Featured (only show featured resumes)
    • Sponsored (only show sponsored resumes)
    • Display Style (wide mode for main column, narrow mode for left/right side columns)
    • Display Output (control what to show: photo, details, meta, description)
  • Categories: display resume's categories (admin)
    • Title Header
    • Display Style (wide mode for main column, narrow mode for left/right side columns)
    • Display Output (control what to show: photo, description)
  • Packages: display resume's listing packages
    • Title Header
    • Create Resume link (force always hide/show, or permission based)
    • Display Output (control what to show: details, description)
  • Map Resumes: display a map of resumes which matches with pre-filtered requirements
    • Support many settings / parameters similar to List Resumes widget above
  • Featured Resumes: display featured resumes in slideshow format (admin)
    • Support many settings / parameters similar to List Resumes widget above
  • Sponsored Resumes: display sponsored resumes in news ticker scrolling format (admin)
    • Support many settings / parameters similar to List Resumes widget above
  • Profile Resumes: Displays a member's resumes on their profile. It also supports displaying resumes that are created by specific page/subject owner, example: when use this widget on Group Profile page, and config User=OWNER mode, it would shows resumes created by the group's owner. If you set User=VIEWER mode, then the widget will displays resumes created by current logged in member.
    • Support many settings / parameters similar to List Resumes widget above
    • Two user's filtering mode: OWNER (resume's created by owner of the current viewing page) and VIEWER (resume's created by the current active logged in member)
  • Top Submitters: displays list of top resume's submitters (admin)
    • Title Header
    • Max Resume Entry (control number of members to be displayed)
    • Time Period (limit resumes submitted within defined period, such as 24 hours, weekly, monthly etc..)
  • Search Form
  • Main Menu Navigation: (Browse Resumes | My Resumes | Resume Posting Packages | Post New Resume)
  • Create New: display "Post New Resume" button link
  • Packages Menu: display "Resume Posting Package" button link
  • Popular Tags: display popular tag cloud (admin)
    • Limit number of tags
    • Sort tag by total count, or name

Resume Profile Widgets

Below are built-in resume widgets which let you build Resume Profile Page (similar to Member Profile page) via Layout Editor

  • Profile Breadcrumb: display navigation path to the resume in breadcrumb style (Resumes >> Browse Resumes >> Resume Category)
  • Profile Comments: display built-in SocialEngine commenting system
  • Profile Description: displays a resume's full description content body.
  • Profile Details: displays a resume's details (customized question/field data).
  • Profile Icon Featured: displays a icon for featured resume on its profile
    • Optional icon label text
    • Optional icon photo
  • Profile Icon Sponsored: displays a icon for sponsored resume on its profile
    • Optional icon label text
    • Optional icon photo
  • Profile Icon Package: displays resume package's icon (allow you to give exclusive badge for paid/premium package listing)
  • Profile Info: displays a resume's info (address, price, category etc..)
  • Profile Intro: displays a resume's short description
  • Profile Location: displays a resume's location details and map
  • Profile Notice: displays a resume's system notice such as approval status, expiration, preview message etc..
  • Profile Options: display menu actions (submit new resume, edit resume, delete resume menu navigation)
  • Profile Photo: displays a resume's main photo
  • Profile Photos: displays a resume's photo album
  • Profile Related Resumes: display related resumes by tag
  • Profile Social Shares: displays a resume's social shares such as Facebook, Twitter, Digg etc..using AddThis service.
  • Profile Stats: displays a resume's stats (owner, date posted, date updated, various of view, comment, like counts)
  • Profile Submitter: display submitter info, photo, total submitted resumes
  • Profile Title: display resume main content (title, company, location, employment, posting date)
  • Profile Tools: displays a resume's tools (Share | Report)


Manage Resumes

  • Easy to browse submitted resumes using sorting and filter form
  • Mark resumes as featured / sponsored
  • Ability to change resume's package / status / expiration (manual control to override automatic mode settings)

Manage Sections

  • Add / edit / delete resume's sections (Objective, Experience, Education etc..)
  • Set default sections to be added to resume automatically
  • Support 3 different type: Text, Education, Employment

Manage Categories

  • Category can have description
  • Photo / Icon upload supported
  • Ability to move category as well as ordering them
  • Support sub-categories (2nd level)
  • Edit / Delete categories

Global / Member Level Settings

  • Support pre-ordering (ie, can force sponsored / featured resumes to be on top of listing result)
  • Granularity and detailed permission control
  • Permission to view: no, yes and for owner only, all reviews
  • Permission to create: no, yes
  • Permission to edit: no, owner only, all reviews
  • Permission to delete: no, owner only, all reviews
  • Permission to comment: no, owner only, all reviews
  • Permission to have custom style on resume profile page
  • Privacy options for viewing, commenting, photo uploading
  • Ability to limit number of resumes a member can post

Customizable Fields/Questions

  • Allow to add additional fields/questions to resume submission form
  • Control customized fields to be search-able, displayable.

Manage Packages

  • Ability to define various of posting packages
  • FREE or charge $$$ per post
  • Define different listing durations (ie: expires after XYZ days/weeks/months/year or never expires)
  • Mark resume as featured and/or sponsored
  • Allow / disable renewing of current package
  • Allow / disable upgrading to other packages
  • Ability to give badge photo to resumes listed for particular package (controlable via widget on Resume Profile Page)
  • Full details resume package view page with HTML editor in admin
  • Auto / Manual process payment for admin approval

Manage Payments

  • Search and browse resume's payments
  • Can add manual payment (such as transactions handled outside system like cash, check)
  • Process / edit / delete payments


For demonstration purposes, we have turned off some options / features on purpose to prevent abuse. Some pages may require you to log in or special permissions, please feel free to create an account for full test-drive experience.


Below are sample screenshots for plugin's front-end and admin control panel.



Note: The "Files" tab in Resume Profile page is a integrated widget of Folder / File Sharing plugin

Companion Plugins

These following optional plugins would work extremely well with Resume plugin