Also called: Computer Operator, Operations and Maintenance Technician, Computer Specialist, Information Technology Specialist
In the Army: Air Defense (AD) Battle Management System Operator; Air Defense (AD) Enhanced Early Warning System Operator; Electronic Warfare Specialist; Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator; Field Artillery Automated Tactical Data System Specialist; Information Technology Specialist; Intelligence Analyst; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) Operations/Fire Direction Specialist; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)/High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Crewmember; Signals Collector/Analyst; Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Senior Sergeant/SIGINT Chief
In the Coast Guard: Air Defense (AD) Battle Management System Operator; CWO - Information Systems Technician; Cryptologic Technician Technical; Field Artillery (FA) Firefinder Radar Operator; Intelligence Analyst; LDO - Information Systems; Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)/High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Crewmember; Naval Aircrewman Tactical Helicopter; RL - Special Duty Officer - Information Warfare Officer; Signals Collector/Analyst; URL - Surface Warfare
In the Marine Corps: Aviation Logistics Information Management System (ALIMS) Specialist; Certification Authority Workstation (CAW) Operator; Cyber Network Operator; Defense Message System (DMS) Specialist; NALCOMIS Application Administrator/Analyst
In the Navy: Airborne Electronic Intelligence Specialist; CWO - Information Systems Technician; Communications Operator; Electronics Data Systems Technician; LDO - Communications, Submarine; LDO - Information Warfare; Naval Aircrewman Tactical Helicopter; RL - Special Duty Officer - Information Warfare Officer; Tactical Multi-Sensor Operator; Tactical/Mobile (TacMobile) Operations Control (OPCON) 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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