Air Force

3D0X4:Computer Systems Programming

They act as computer analysts, coders, testers, and managers in the design, development, maintenance, testing, configuration management, and documentation of software systems and computer database systems.


Is there a clearance required?: No

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support


Military Duties:

-develop and maintain military apps -learn new technologies -test applications

Military Duties Translated:

analyse user requirements write and test code, refining and rewriting it as necessary and communicate with any programmers involved in the project research, design and write new software programs (e.g. business applications or computer games) and computer operating systems evaluate the software and systems that make computers and hardware work develop existing programs by analysing and identifying areas for modification integrate existing software products and get incompatible platforms to work together create technical specifications write systems to control the scheduling of jobs or to control the access allowed to users or remote systems write operational documentation with technical authors maintain systems by monitoring and correcting software defects

Some civilian jobs best suited to this type of military experience:

Software Engineer