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Technology Industry Overview
Technology, especially information technology, is the primary driver of innovation in all major industries in the 21st century. From Apple to Twitter to Amgen to Dolby Laboratories, a galaxy of large and expanding tech firms are growing jobs in technology for millions of Americans. Whether they are two-employee startups or blue-chip enterprises with tens of thousands of workers, technology companies are in the forefront of efforts to keep American industries competitive in challenging times.
Technology Job Market
There were more than 600,000 computer support specialists working in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Computer systems analysts were nearly as numerous at 544,400, with another 120,400 of these technology jobs projected to be added by 2020. Network and computer systems administrators, numbering nearly 350,000, were projected to increase by almost 100,000 over the forecast decade.
With information technology penetrating most aspects of nearly every business, tech jobs account for an ever-larger share of the US labor economy. From manufacturing to healthcare, marketing to financial services, executives stake their companies’ futures on investments in the technology of information. Job opportunities in technology are as close to a sure thing as the American worker will find in the 2010s.
Typical technology careers include technology consultant, technology support administrator, technology trainer, Web developer, technology manager, technology risk manager, information technology manager, director of information technology and chief technology officer.
Median wages for computer support specialists were $47,660 in May 2011, according to the BLS. Network and computer systems administrators did considerably better, pulling in median salaries of $70,970. At $78,770, computer systems analysts had even higher median earnings, with the top 10 percent making $120,060.
Ascension Health-IS, Inc Saint Louis, 63146
info sys Ascension Health-IS, Inc. has one fulltime position open for a Solution Development Senior Analyst (PeopleSoft Workflow) for our Creve Coeur Pointe, 12443 Olive Blvd, St. Louis MO 63141 location. Responsibilities will include: Design, create and implement PeopleSoft Work Flow applications and processes. Helps collect and define business requirements; Participates in design options; Genera...
Lead Tech. Consult.(IBM BPMS-Websphere): Analyze user needs; Define/eval./doc. solution reqs. for app./DB mods.,etc.; Des./dev. custom s/w & apps.; Provide planning & tech. direction; Implement bus. solutions; Review tests results & rec. mods./solutions. Min. Req.: Bach. Deg. or foreign equiv. in Comp. Sci., Comp. Eng., Elec. Eng. or rel. field & 5 yrs exp. in s/w dev./integration. Req. skills: IB...
Lead Tech. Consult. (IBM Industry Solutions): Analyze user needs; Def./eval./doc. solution reqs. for app./DB mods.,etc.; Des./dev. custom s/w & apps.; Provide planning & tech. direction; Implement bus. solutions; Review sys. test results & rec. mods./solutions. Min. Reqs.: Bach. Deg. or foreign equiv. in Comp. Sci., Comp. Eng., Elec./Electronics Eng. or rel. field & 5 yrs exp. in s/w prog./dev. Re...
Lead Tech. Consult- OGEA: Analyze user needs; Def./eval./doc. solution reqs. for app./DB mods. etc.; Design/dev. custom s/w & apps.; Provide planning & tech. direction; Implement bus. solutions; Review test results & recommend mods./solutions. Min. Reqs.: Bach. Deg. or foreign equiv. in Comp. Sci., Comp. Eng., IT or rel. field & 5 yrs exp. in s/w dev. job. Req. skills: Salesforce, Apex Data Loader...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77079
HC011093: CARBO Ceramics, Inc. Houston, TX See Below to Apply Serve as Lead SAP FICO/COPA Analyst responsible for configuration of FI-CO & CO-PA modules w/in SAP in support of related business processes; assess, document, & develop FICO & COPA solutions consistent w/needs of organization; provide end-user education, training, &support; use solution & configure Finance & Controlling modules to incl...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77002
HC011407: Convergent Outsourcing, Inc. Houston, TX See Below to Apply Sr Strategy Analyst (Houston, TX): Evaluate enterprise-wide strategy, inventory seg. & vendor mgmt strategy develop. & analysis. Lead support of Data Warehouse rpt sys. Collaborate w/mgmt to identify opps to increase bad debt recoveries. Perform validation & test of scoring, penetration & data vendor models. Define data req'mts...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77043
HC011655: Go IT Services, Inc., Houston, TX See Below to Apply System Analyst: work with clients primarily in the public education sector, both domestic and in Middle East countries, to examine existing business models and flows of data and discuss alternatives and opportunities to improve or resolve analytic reporting and process issues. Position requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science o...
New England IT Associates, Inc. Burlington, 01803
New England IT Associates, Inc. (Burlington) seeks Programmer Analyst Create, modify, & test the code, forms, & script for ETL apps according to best practices; provide post-deployment support. Req: BS in Engr, Comp Sci, or rel./equiv. + 5 yrs exp. Must have exp w/ Informatica Power Center. Travel or relocation to various unanticipated worksites throughout the U.S. req’d. Send resumes to: hr@neita...
SharePoint Marlborough, 01752
.Net Developer .Net Developer- Marlborough, MA-Research, analyze, design, develop and test .Net Applications using C#, ASP.Net, LINQ, CSOM, XML, WCF, Web Service, JSON, JQuery and SharePoint-resumes to *****....
TRAX International Yuma, 85364
Job Title: Computer Analyst Job Summary: Do you excel at developing solutions and looking for a challenge? TRAX International at Yuma Proving Ground (YPG) is currently seeking a skilled Data Storage Analyst that excels in problem solving and working with customers to turn requirements into well-defined projects. One of our more challenging projects is to build a leading edge Data Center for the Ar...
Job Title: Computer System Analyst - Linux Job Summary: TRAX International is seeking a Linux Administrator to work in Mission Control at Yuma Proving Ground. Real-Time systems process video and data from live range tests that run on a Linux Red Hat platform. We are looking for an individual who can manage Real-Time Linux based systems, maintain production and test environment, develop custom solu...
Job Title: Computer System Analyst VMWare Specialist Job Summary: Do you thrive in the virtual world? TRAX International is currently seeking a skilled VMWare Administrator to manage the virtual infrastructure at Yuma Proving Ground (YPG). The ideal candidate welcomes challenges, a problem solver, and a project manager with outstanding communication skills. Our goal is to increase efficiency, lowe...
NARUS, INC. Sunnyvale, 94085
COMPUTER RESEARCH SCIENTIST Company Narus, Inc. Location Sunnyvale, CA Position Type Full Time Experience See below for details Education Ph.D. Computer Research Scientist: Conceive novel approaches to comp networking, big data analytics + comp security. Narus, Inc. in Sunnyvale, CA. Requires: Ph.D. in Elect/Comp Engin'g or Comp Sci + EITHER 2 yrs exp in job offered OR 3 yrs exp as Researcher in c...
AVISION LABS, INC. Newark, 94560
TECHNICAL SUPPORT ENGINEER Company Avision Labs, Inc. Location Newark, CA Position Type Full Time Experience See below Education See below Provide technical engineering support to customers for scanner & computer peripheral questions by executing tests, performing failure analysis and trouble shooting. BS in Electrical or Electronics Eng. + 2 yrs work exp. Jobsite: Newark, CA. Res. to: Avision Lab...
YELLOWPAGES.COM, LLC San Francisco, 94105
DIRECTOR- DIGITAL AD PRODUCTS Company YellowPages.com LLC Location San Francisco, CA Position Type Full Time Experience Unspecified Education Unspecified Needed by YellowPages.com LLC in San Francisco, CA to support strategy and business decisions for current and emerging digital products. Apply at http://www.yellowpages.com/, select Careers (at the left bottom of the page) and search by Descripti...
RAUXA DIGITAL, LLC, DBA THOUGHTMATRIX San Francisco, 94104
SYSTEMS ARCHITECT, SR. Company Rauxa Digital, LLC,, dba ThoughtMatrix Location San Francisco, CA Position Type Full Time Experience See details below Education See details below Telecommuting permitted. Must reside in pacific/ mountain time zone. Light/moderate travel req. EE may work at client offices on occasion for very short periods of time. Er pays travel expenses. Top-level responsibility fo...
AURIONPRO SOLUTIONS, INC. San Ramon, 94583
SOLUTION ARCHITECT Company Aurionpro Solutions, Inc. Location San Ramon, CA Position Type Full Time Experience Unspecified Education Unspecified Focus on pre-sales technical efforts. Take part in technical training sessions and workshops with customers to scope out business requirements. Lead software team in the design and development of high-level solution design for various IAM components. Must...
PROTEUS DIGITAL HEALTH, INC. Redwood City, 94065
PRINCIPAL SOFTWARE ARCHITECT Company Proteus Digital Health, Inc. Location Redwood City, CA Position Type Full Time Experience See below Education N/A Hands-on dvlp'r at architect level using latest technologies for web/mobile & data-driven products. 7y exp. leading eng'g, architecture, or product role. Mail: W442, att'n C. Kittinger, Proteus Digital Health, Inc., 2600 Bridge Pkwy, Ste 101, Redwoo...
BANK OF THE WEST San Ramon, 94583
DB ADMIN. II - IT Company Bank of the West Location San Ramon, CA Position Type Full Time Experience 5 years Education Bachelor's Degree DB Admin. II - IT: Bach. in E.E., C.S., or rltd & 5 yr. exp. CV to: *****. Position in San Ramon, CA....
PROS, INC. San Francisco, 94104
VICE PRESIDENT, PRODUCT MANAGEMENT CLOUD MDS Company PROS, Inc. Location San Francisco, CA Position Type Full Time Experience 5 years Education Master's Degree PROS, Inc. a software product development company headquartered in Houston, Texas, is seeking a Vice President, Product Management Cloud MDS. Worksite: San Francisco, California. Utilize knowledge in business analytics market, combined with...
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