Software Engineer Resignation Email [FREE Samples]

A resignation email is the last impression a software engineer leaves behind. Just as important as a good first impression, a software engineer’s job may be adversely affected by a bad exit strategy. Below you will find sample email resignation letters for your formal notification.

Sample 1 – Software Engineer Resignation Email

To: eric@email.Com
Subject: Resignation – Marvin Johnson

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Dear Eric,

This email is to formally give notice that I am resigning from my job as software engineer in Software Up. My last day of work will be [DATE].

I have gained a lot of knowledge and experience by being part of your team and appreciate the time and attention you gave me during my training period. 

With the skills I have gained working with you, I am confident I could be a [Job Title], for a fortune 500 company. I will always remember the support you gave me.

I will do my best to complete on time all the pending work I have and would be happy to help train a new employee. 

I am fortunate to have been part of Software Up for the past three years and wish you success in the future. Kindly acknowledge this email, and if you have any questions, I can be reached at 585-123-0006 or at


Marvin Johnson

Sample 2 – Software Engineer Resignation Email

To: mark@Email.Com

Subject: Resignation – Stuart Jay

Dear Mark: 

This email is a formal notification that I will be resigning from software engineering in Sales Force on [DATE]. 

My reason for resigning at this time is to take care of serious family issues that only I can resolve. I will not be able to work during that time. 

Since I am giving one month’s notice, I will be able to assist in finding and training a replacement. I will faithfully fulfill my responsibilities until [DATE]

I have had great job satisfaction working at Sales Force and appreciate your understanding at this trying time. 

If there is anything I can do even after I leave to further any projects, please don’t hesitate to ask me. I can be reached at 345-609-1234 or


Stuart Jay