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15-1142.00 - Network and Computer Systems Administrators

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Research new technologies by attending seminars, reading trade articles, or taking classes, and implement or recommend the implementation of new technologies.

15-1199.01 Software Quality Assurance Engineers and Testers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Provide feedback and recommendations to developers on software usability and functionality.
  • Identify program deviance from standards, and suggest modifications to ensure compliance.
  • Evaluate or recommend software for testing or bug tracking.
  • Collaborate with field staff or customers to evaluate or diagnose problems and recommend possible solutions.
15-1199.02 Computer Systems Engineers/Architects Bright Outlook
  • Provide advice on project costs, design concepts, or design changes.
  • Investigate system component suitability for specified purposes and make recommendations regarding component use.
  • Evaluate existing systems to determine effectiveness and suggest changes to meet organizational requirements.
  • Research, test, or verify proper functioning of software patches and fixes.
15-1143.00 Computer Network Architects
  • Develop or recommend network security measures, such as firewalls, network security audits, or automated security probes.
  • Research and test new or modified hardware or software products to determine performance and interoperability.
  • Visit vendors, attend conferences or training sessions, or study technical journals to keep up with changes in technology.
  • Communicate with vendors to gather information about products, alert them to future needs, resolve problems, or address system maintenance issues.
15-1199.03 Web Administrators Bright Outlook
  • Monitor Web developments through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.
  • Recommend Web site improvements, and develop budgets to support recommendations.
  • Correct testing-identified problems, or recommend actions for their resolution.
15-1199.04 Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
  • Read current literature, talk with colleagues, continue education, or participate in professional organizations or conferences to keep abreast of developments in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology, equipment, or systems.
  • Conduct or coordinate research, data analysis, systems design, or support for software such as Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or Global Positioning Systems (GPS) mapping software.
  • Make recommendations regarding upgrades, considering implications of new or revised Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software, equipment, or applications.

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