Computer engineers are involved in the installation, repair and servicing of computers and associated equipment.
Duties & Tasks
Computer engineers may perform the following tasks:devise and undertake a regular service programme, including support of operating systems
analyse problems and develop and implement solutions
provide input on matters associated with site preparation and installation of large computer systems
install cables for computer networks
assist staff with establishing the computer hardware and associated equipment required to run IT systems
manage projects and supervise staff (in senior computer engineering roles).
able to understand and communicate with a wide variety of people
able to work as part of a team
logical approach to work
self-reliant and able to work independently
active interest in learning and maintaining technical skills and knowledge
able to investigate, identify and solve problems quickly and efficiently
enjoy electronics, computers and electro-mechanical equipment
good customer service skills
able to make informed decisions about a wide range of complex business and technical issues.