A programmer may refer to any of the following:
1. Alternatively referred to as a coder or software developer, a programmer is an individual who writes code or creates software for a living. Many programmers who program for a profession have a college degree in computer science. While each job differs, most programmers are responsible for creating the software program or parts of a program, debugging problems, or adding onto a program.
Who was the first computer programmer?
Ada Lovelace is credited as being the world's first computer programmer.
2. Programmer is the Danish translation for the Windows Program Files folder.