Resume parsers are one of the unsung heroes of recruiting technology. They do the dirty work of extracting resume data and putting into a coherent format inside your ATS.
According to Rchilli, one of the vendors in this space, this is the definition of resume parsing;
“Resume parsing technology converts an unstructured form of resume data into a structured format. CV/Resume parser analyses resume data and extracts it into machine-readable output such as XML, JSON. Resume parsing software helps store, organize, and analyze resume data automatically to find the best candidate.”
Many applicant tracking systems in use today use the