Database specialist

at USMC

Job Detail


Salary

-

Experience

1-2 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Full Time

Location

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Duration

-

Expires

03/09/2019, 06:32 PM


Description

JOB TITLE INFORMATION SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN OVERVIEW In the Navy, information technology (IT) plays an important role in everything from electronic mail systems, to shipboard control systems, to Special Intelligence (SI) systems. Navy Information System Technicians (IT specialists) are Enlisted Sailors who engage in a broad range of responsibilities, including network administration, database management and computer hardware and software implementation. Their responsibilities include: Operating and maintaining Navy global satellite telecommunications systems Serving as admin on mainframe computers and local and wide area networks Implementing micro-computer systems throughout the Fleet Serving as an important part of the Information Dominance Corps in its mission to gain a deep understanding of the inner workings of adversaries and developing unmatched knowledge of the battlespace during wartime TRAINING Upon completion of initial 7–9 week Recruit Training (known as Boot Camp), those pursuing an Information Systems Technician position receive formal Navy schooling at “A” School in address, address. For approximately 24 weeks, they develop the working knowledge it takes to be Navy IT specialists in preparation for their first assignment on a ship or at a shore station. Starting with extensive technical preparation in everything from database design to computer networking to communications systems, skills continue to be enhanced through on-the-job training and experience. Promotion opportunities are regularly available but competitive and based on performance. It’s also important to note that specialized training received and work experience gained in the course of service can lead to valuable credentialing and occupational opportunities in related fields. HELPFUL SKILLS A high school diploma or equivalent is required to become an Enlisted Sailor in the IT field in the Navy. Those seeking an Information Systems Technician position must be address citizens who can meet eligibility requirements for a Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information security clearance. You should have a good working aptitude of math, an understanding of modern computing devices and the capability to do highly detail-oriented work. General qualifications may vary depending upon whether you’re currently serving, whether you’ve served before or whether you’ve never served before. COMPENSATION PLEASE SPEAK WITH YOUR RECRUITER ABOUT COMPENSATION.