It's a limited cross-section of programmers who will swat a fly with a nuclear weapon. The truth is that using LaTeX to format a programmer's resume is extreme overkill.
I maintain mine in Markdown syntax, and when given the choice I prefer to send it in plaintext Markdown syntax. When necessary, Markdown is easily translated to HTML, PDF, and other formats as well. The last thing I want to do is maintain it in a format that is not easily readable by the uninitiated, or that looks cluttered by line noise to them, when viewed as plain text.
"Keep It Simple, Stupid"
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