The nodal network systems operator-maintainer is part of the Army's telecommunications team. Their primary responsibility is making sure communications are available, which is always crucial in the armed forces, especially during combat.

Is there a clearance required?: No

Is this a combat or support MOS?: Support

Military Duties:

These soldiers perform field level maintenance on electronic nodal assemblages, combat net radios, and ancillary communications equipment. In other words, they keep the telecom equipment up and running. A key part of the job for MOS 25N is performing system and network operations, which includes correcting any faults in the system. They're responsible for upkeep and maintenance of internal communication systems and devices.

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

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

Software Engineer