In this career, your responsibilities may include:
- Designing and developing solutions to problems related to applications, networks, or system administration.
- Identifying which system data, hardware, or software components will fulfill user requirements.
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Typically requires a bachelor’s degree. Obtaining a master’s degree would make you eligible for careers with greater responsibility and higher salaries in this pathway, if you do not already have the U.S. equivalent of a master’s degree.
Licensure is not required to work as a Computer Systems Engineer or Architect.