US Army/Army Reserves Information Technology Specialist

Employer
United States Army
Location
Roslyn, NY
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Government Agencies
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

Information technology specialists are responsible for maintaining, processing and troubleshooting military computer systems/operations.

Job Duties
  • Maintenance of networks, hardware and software
  • Provide customer and network administration services
  • Construct, edit and test computer programs

Requirements

Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.

Training

Job training for an information technology specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 20 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction.

Some of the skills you'll learn are:
  • Use of computer consoles and peripheral equipment
  • Computer systems concepts
  • Planning, designing and testing computer systems

Helpful Skills
  • Interest in computer science
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Experience in installation of computers

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS
  • You must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
  • You must be 17-35 years old
  • You must be in good physical condition
  • You must have a clean legal record
  • You must have a high school diploma or GED

Some positions may have additional qualifications.

Company Description
The Army is one of the largest and most important government organizations in the United States. Its function is to defend the American people from aggressors with a force of qualified, skilled, and dedicated Soldiers.


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