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What is it like to work with computer technology?

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Dinesh’s Answer

Hi Jesus,

Information technology is a progressive and constantly changing industry, promising a wide range of opportunities. If you have always loved the idea of working with computers career in information technology is the ideal pathway for you to choose. 

Whether you are interested in technical support, network administration, or software development, there are multiple workstream where you can work in information technology.

  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Technical consultant
  • Information technology coordinator
  • Designing and programming computer games.

As technology continues to evolve, your career can too. Information technology isn’t a static industry. New opportunities open up every day within companies or in related fields.

Dinesh recommends the following next steps:

  • Get Computer Science degree
  • Start online courses

Catherine’s Answer

Updated

It is exciting constantly changing environment. There are plenty of opportunities and new emerging technologies always opening up that you can switch to so no need to stay in same area

Catherine recommends the following next steps:

  • Sign up for opportunities in school to help out at Technology Department
  • Volunteer to participate in Hackathons where you brainstorm with a Team for a service used with a new Technology that is needed
  • If in college, sign up for an internship in a Technology Department
  • Good Luck!