Jobless is a simple DSL written in Ruby for generating CVs. It generates HTML files, which can be easily converted to PDF format if needed. Here's an example of Jobless code.
Jobless.cv do name "John Doe" email "firstname.lastname@example.org" employment do entry do title "Full-stack Rails developer" company "Royal Programming Squad" start_date "April 2015" end_date "June 2015" end entry do title "C# Developer" company "Microsoft" start_date "January 2015" end_date "April 2015" end end end
You can install jobless via RubyGems
gem install jobless
Then just create a new ruby file, require jobless and start coding. When you run that file your CV will be generated.
How to start?
The best way to start is by forking the example repository. It's convinient because you can use your GitHub repo to store the CV.
Following keywords are available on top level:
Groups and entries
Key part of a CV are lists of you archievements grouped in different categories. You can add groups to your CV with group keyword. Each group consists of multiple entries
group "Group title" do entry do end end
For convenience, Jobless provides several keywords with pre-defined titles.
education do entry do title "Ruby on Rails Course" end end
Entry describes one instance of your experience. For example one job position or open source project. Following keywords are available for each entry.
They can also have multiple bulletin keywords, each of which will be rendered as one bulletin item.
GitHub Repo is a special type of entry that given a repository name will fetch and automatically fill in title, homepage and description via GitHub API.
open_source do github_repo 'dabrorius/jobless' end
You can also override existing or add new keywords to that entry.
open_source do github_repo 'dabrorius/jobless' do description 'A different descrpition' technologies 'Ruby' end end
If you don't like the default style, you can provide your custom stylesheet to be used in the CV.
Jobless.cv do name "John Doe" email "email@example.com" stylesheet "my_awesome_style.css" end