Computer and Information Technology

Different careers in the computer and technology fields.

Computer and Information Technology

Database Administrator

Data must be stored, organized, and managed. Database administrators work with database software to find ways to do this.

Hardware Engineer

Hardware engineers research, design, develop, test, and oversee the installation of computer hardware.

Software Developer

Software developers apply computer science, engineering, and math to design, develop, and test software.

Support Specialist

Support specialists help people use computers, smart phones and tablets.

Systems Analyst

System analysts figure out how to use computers to get things done. They tell businesses and other organizations which computers and software to buy, and they decide how to get those tools to work together.

Video Game Designer (Multimedia Artist)

Video game designers, multimedia artists, and animators create animation and visual effects for television, movies, video games, and other forms of media.

Video: Developer

Meet Elaine, a website developer with the General Services Administration. She helps make the government easy and available to everyone online.

Video: Learn Coding and Build a Future

Meet Elaine, a developer at 18F who talks about what coding is and where you can learn how to code.

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