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Computer Systems Specialists
Computers are an integral part of military operations. The military used them to record data in communications, personnel, finances, and many other areas including the control of the most sophisticated warfare. They are enlisted personnel in the military chain of command.
The usual duties and responsibilities of Computer Systems Specialists in the military chain of command include:
• Spearhead in the installation of local and wide are network so that communication facilities using the advance computer systems can be fully enhanced
• Collect, encode and process important data files using computers
• Solve problems by using many programs in the computer
• Give analysis and determine computer systems
• Record programs that are readable by the computer
• Maintain computer systems
• See to it that computer information security can be provided to safeguard the military files and data
The field of study which is helpful in this kind of job in the military includes:
• Excellent skills to communicate effectively and follow good instructions
• Excellent skills on math application as well as application of math concepts
• Enthusiasm in understanding and learning other groups
Classroom instructions as well as actual training while in the web. Other course contents that are also ideal include:
• Use of peripheral equipment as well the computers
• Concepts on computer systems that is very important for direct controls of the computers
• Designing, planning, and computer tests
• Debugging, coding and program structuring
• Management of computer networks
The Computer systems specialists work in offices, on board ships. They also travel to military bases when the need arises.
The civilian computer systems specialists work in private and government offices, colleges and universities, industrial and manufacturing firms. Their works and functions are only the same with that of the military.
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