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15-1111.00   Computer and Information Research Scientists

O*NET SOC Title
Computer and Information Research Scientists
Lay Titles
Computational Linguist
Computational Theory Scientist
Computer Engineer
Computer Science Professor
Computer Scientist
Computer Specialist
Computer Systems Engineer
Computer Vision Engineer
Computer and Information Scientists, Research
Technical Manager
Control System Computer Scientist
High Performance Computing Applications Manager
O*NET SOC Description
Conduct research into fundamental computer and information science as theorists, designers, or inventors. Develop solutions to problems in the field of computer hardware and software.
O*NET SOC Tasks
Analyze problems to develop solutions involving computer hardware and software.
Apply theoretical expertise and innovation to create or apply new technology, such as adapting principles for applying computers to new uses.
Conduct logical analyses of business, scientific, engineering, and other technical problems, formulating mathematical models of problems for solution by computers.
Consult with users, management, vendors, and technicians to determine computing needs and system requirements.
Design computers and the software that runs them.
Participate in multidisciplinary projects in areas such as virtual reality, human-computer interaction, or robotics.
Detailed Work Activities
Design integrated computer systems.
Maintain computer hardware.
Monitor the performance of computer networks.
Train others in computer interface or software use.