There are now openings for IT Specialists in America’s Navy Reserve – with no experience necessary to apply.
Industry: Military, Technology, Communications, Computers
Type of service: Part-time (Reserve Duty)
Type of position: Enlisted (high school diploma or equivalent required)
About this Job: Navy IT Specialists are responsible for working with mainframe computers, local and wide area networks, and microcomputer systems. In an operations area, they may set up video surveillance that helps U.S. forces keep watch for other forces. They also write programs for a wide variety of applications, collect and analyze communication signals, and operate and maintain a global satellite telecommunications system.
Key Opportunities: No experience is required to become a Navy IT Specialist; challenging and comprehensive paid training is provided. The skills acquired in this position translate to outstanding career opportunities in the civilian sector.
Qualifications and Requirements: Candidates must satisfy specific criteria to be eligible for employment consideration.
- U.S. citizenship: Required
- Education: High school diploma or GED or equivalent
- Gender: Male or female
- Age: 17 to 39
- Medical exam: Required
- Physical fitness test: Required
- Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB) score: minimum of 100
- Service commitment: Minimum of two years of Reserve Duty