Systems specialists work in a field where it is best to get a four year bachelor’s degree in computer science or other similar area of study. Additional certifications and specialty job training will be needed in order to constantly keep abreast of current technology.
Systems Specialist Tasks
Review, back up, and update systems regularly, documenting changes and system operation.
Compile, analyze, and evaluate data from multiple sources to provide decision-making information.
Coordinate, manage, and lead technical support for new products, software, upgrades, or equipment.
Configure systems for optimal end user support, including disaster recovery and scheduled downtime plans.