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    Computer Engineer

    A computer engineer tests computer components and systems by developing and designing memory devices, processors, circuit boards, and networks. They make computers more mobile or incorporate computers in other areas, such as machines or building materials. They solve issues that occur in computer hardware and aid in the advancement of computer technology. Watch a Video: […]

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    Computer Installation Tech

    A computer installation and repair technician fixes problems related to the software and hardware components of computers. They may work on a variety of computers and mobile devices as well such as laptops, printers, tablets, and desktop computers. Because of the wide number of technology problems and devices, technicians must be excellent problem solvers and […]

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    Computer Programmer

    A computer programer codes instructions for a computer to follow. They create software programs by writing code and test the programs to be sure they are free of error and working optimally. They also correct bugs in the code when necessary. Watch a Video: How to Become a Computer Programmer A computer programer usually needs […]

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    Computer Research Scientist

    Computer and information research scientists find new approaches to computing technology as well as studying and solving complex problems in computing for business, science, and other fields. They create and improve computer hardware and software and work at a more theoretical level than other computer professionals. Some computer and information research scientists specialize in computer […]

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    Computer Support Specialist

    A computer support specialist provides technical support for a company, organization’s customers, or their employer’s staff. They use computer software and equipment to assist them in providing advice and help to their employer and their employee’s. They carry a variety of titles such as technical support specialist, information technology specialist (IT specialists), computer technician, and […]

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    Database Administrator

    A database administrator keeps a company’s data secure from unauthorized people. The data they secure includes the business, employee, and customer data. They organize and store data in specialized software and search for any potential security risks or problems they may be proactive to correct. Find a College How to become a Database Administrator A […]

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    Graphic Designer

    A graphic designer creates digital images by combining the use of computer software and art concepts to develop and deliver ideas to a client that would inform, inspire, or motivate a consumer. They are original and creative thinkers with the ability to develop and apply clever ideas in a design or application (like a website). […]

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    Information System Manager

    An information system managers is also often called an information technology (IT) manager. The primary role is to manage, design, and monitor information systems in a variety of settings. They oversee staff that plan, install, and maintain hardware and software upgrades. They must be effective communicators and have the ability to multi-task. How to Become […]

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    IT Project Manager

    IT Project managers lead a project team and ensures the project makes deadline, budget, and has the resources needed to be successful. Project managers may lead a team of people but the team members may not be the project manager’s direct reports. Think of a project manager like the glue that helps a team be […]

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    Multimedia Artist

    A multimedia artist and animator creates visual and special effects using computers or other electronic tools for animation in video games, movies, commercials, music videos, and other media. These animators are up-to-date in the latest technology and will design, develop, test, and create new applications to do their job. Watch a Video: Find a College […]

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    Network Architect

    Computer network architects gather extensive knowledge of an organization’s business plan in order to design and build data communication networks that can help the organization achieve its goals. This data communication network includes local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and intranets. They usually work with the organizations’s chief technology officer (CTO) to decide […]

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    Network Systems Administrator

    Network computer systems administrators maintain, install, and organize the networks local area networks (LAN’s), wide area networks (WAN’s) and intranets. In addition they also support an organizations computer systems and other data communication systems. Network and computer systems administrators work full time and often must work overtime. They manage and work with information technology (IT) […]

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    Security Analyst

    An information security analysts protects a company’s systems and networks by planning and carrying out measures of security. They create innovative solutions to prevent critical information from being stolen, damaged, or compromised. Their primary responsibility is to keep a business or organizations data, clients, employees, and any virtual stored information safe from cyberattacks or hacking […]

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    Software Developer

    Software developers retrieve, store, and manipulate data to analyze a system’s capability and requirements. They maintain the design and maintenance of software system. At times they also oversee the work of computer technologists, programmers, and technicians. They are responsible in the whole process for developing software. They meet with clients, determine needs, help develop, ensure […]

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    Video Game Designer

    Video game designers create the core features of a video game. They design the characters in the game, may assist with the storyline and goal of the game, and implement game design to the make the game more engaging to users. They collaborate with others on the game project to ensure a successful launch and […]

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    Website Developer

    A website developer designs and creates websites. They maintain all of the website’s technical aspects, track the site’s traffic, and the site’s page load speed. They also create web content for their clients targeted goals and audiences and conduct tests to determine what website design or development works best. Watch a Video: Find a College […]