at US Army
No experience required
481 Knickerbocker Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237, USA
05/09/2019, 03:10 PM
OVERVIEW 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 REQUIRED ASVAB SCORE(S) Skilled Technical (ST): 95 Learn more about the ASVAB and see what jobs you could qualify for. COMPENSATION Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.