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Job Title and Job Description

Associate Director of Investment Management  

Computer Systems Support  

What are some related career opportunities and job titles in your company or in your career area?

There are many opportunities. Desktop support. Network engineering, etc. Network Engineering / Internet will always be in demand.  

What new technology will be important?

The computer industry is always changing. Keeping up with the latest technology is key in this field. 

What education or training did you have to prepare for this career?

2 year technical school (STCC)  

What education or training do you recommend for students today who want to enter this field?

2 year technical is fine, as the industry changes every 6 months.   

When you were in high school, did you know that you would enter this field?

No, I was good at fixing things. Computers need fixing, so I learned how.  

Skills Profile

Skills UsedRating (5=Most Important thru
1=Not Important)
Comments

Artistic 1-Not Important   
Athletic / Physical 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat ImportantThere is sometimes a need to move things   
Bilingual 1-Not Important    
Computer Technology 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important   
Coordination / Using Hands, Tools, and Equipment 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important   
Creative Thinking 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important   
Interpersonal 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Investigative / Fact Finding 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important   
leadership and Supervising 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Logical Thinking 5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important5-Most Important   
Math 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Mechanical Understanding 4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important4-Very Important   
Sales and Negotiation 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Scientific and Experimental 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Social Service / Helping Skills 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Teaching / Instructing 2-Less Important2-Less Important   
Verbal Communication 3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important3-Somewhat Important   
Understanding Nature, Plants, Animals 1-Not Important   
Understanding Yourself 1-Not Important   
Writing 1-Not Important   
 

Interview By: computer geek