Analyzes, designs, tests and evaluates network systems, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), Internet, intranet, and other data communications systems. Performs network modeling, analysis, and planning. Researches and recommends network and data communications hardware and software. Includes telecommunications specialists who deal with the interfacing of computer and communications equipment. May supervise computer programmers.
This career is part of the Information Technology cluster Network Systems pathway.
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