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For returning interns, is it advisable to list the internship and the current work experience separately in the resume?

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Associate Member of Technical Staff at Taro Community2 months ago

I worked in a tech company as an SWE intern summer last year, and have returned to the same workplace in the capacity of a full-time engineer now. My intern-time project was on a completely different line (included ML based libraries and skills such as time-series forecasting that I picked up) while my present work is totally Python-based tooling development. Should I list these two experiences separately in my resume, given the time-periods are different as well?

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    Engineer @ Robinhood
    2 months ago

    Listing them separately is generally what I see people do since the responsibilities and timeline of internship and full-time generally have very little overlap.

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    Tech Lead @ Robinhood, Meta, Course Hero
    2 months ago

    Yep, I have never seen anybody merge their internship and full-time experience together. Keep them separate.

    This makes even more sense for you given that you aren't really extending your intern project as a full-time entry-level engineer and are working on a different scope and stack entirely.