Also called: Computer Operator, Operations and Maintenance Technician, Computer Specialist, Information Technology Specialist
In the Air Force: Cyber Transport Systems; Cyber Transport Systems Apprentice; Cyber Transport Systems Craftsman; Cyber Transport Systems Helper; Cyber Transport Systems Journeyman
In the Army: Air Defense (AD) Battle Management System Operator; Ammunition Specialist; Cryptologic Linguist; Electronic Warfare Specialist; Geospatial Intelligence Imagery Analyst; Information Technology Specialist; Land Combat Electronic Missile System Repairer; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Repairer; Radar Repairer; Signals Collector/Analyst; Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) Maintenance Support Specialist
In the Coast Guard: CWO - Information Systems Technician; CWO - Information Warfare Technician; LDO - Communications, Submarine; LDO - Information Systems; LDO - Information Warfare; RL - Special Duty Officer - Information Warfare Officer; RL - Special Duty Officer Billet - Information Professional Officer; URL - Surface Warfare
In the Marine Corps: Air Defense (AD) Battle Management System Operator; Aviation Logistics Information Management System (ALIMS) Specialist; Cryptologic Linguist; Defense Message System (DMS) Specialist; Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator; Information Protection Technician; Interpreter/Translator; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)/High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Crewmember; Naval Aircrewman Tactical Helicopter; Ship's Serviceman; Test, Measurement, and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) Maintenance Support Specialist
In the Navy: Airborne Electronic Intelligence Specialist; Aviation Electronics Technician; Communications Operator; Electronics Technician; Fire Controlman; Intelligence Specialist; LDO - Information Warfare; Naval Aircrewman Tactical Helicopter; RL - Special Duty Officer Billet - Information Professional Officer; Tactical Systems Operator; URL - Surface Warfare
- Enter commands, using computer terminal, and activate controls on computer and peripheral equipment to integrate and operate equipment.
- Monitor the system for equipment failure or errors in performance.
- Respond to program error messages by finding and correcting problems or terminating the program.
Engineering and Technology
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Operating system software
Data base user interface and query software
Network monitoring software
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