Job Roles

Our job roles section is an umbrella category for anything categorized by IT career. Major sub-categories include CIOs, developers, network admins, tech support, DBAs, and IT management




While COVID-19 has thrown a wrench into the gears of the global economy, it has also triggered a stampede towards digital technologies that...


While education efforts have gained steam in recent years, many observers are noting that coding is not high on the list of priorities for...


Observations and key takeaways from the Michigan Council of Women in Technology Foundation's latest study on women in tech: Explore, Focus,...


Whether it's a business looking to hire someone or a student trying to decide what to major in, there is a lot of confusion about the...


A look at the role of a machine learning engineer


In the broadest sense, the business intelligence analyst is responsible for working with business intelligence data, creating insights and...


The cyberthreat landscape is not limited to big businesses anymore, and even smaller businesses have become easy targets that many hackers...


The AWS solutions architect is someone who fits AWS services to an enterprise model. An AWS solutions architect boils down the components...


If you really want to invest in your future, the way to go is to get on top of in-demand tech skills. Here are basic definitions of nine...


DevOps pros must be skilled in both the 'Dev' and 'Ops' areas of the software development life cycle, meaning they need a broad skill set....


We’ve been told over and over that there’s a severe shortage of IT professionals. However, some critics have said there really isn’t a...


All hackers are bad people who make a living by stealing your personal information and installing Trojan horses and keyloggers on your...


In the world of enterprise IT, the term “ethical hacker” is quickly gaining ground. On a very basic level, ethical hackers are...


Hardware engineers need to understand how physical systems are provisioned, but they also need to have an inkling of the return on...


Several professions in the tech world seem tailor made for women who desire a well-paying job. Whether it’s programming or security, the...


Women who have made it have some valuable insight to share with those who aspire to follow in their path or blaze their own. It all comes...


The state of women in tech presents a kind of half-full – or more precisely quarter-full – glass perspective. There is still a marked gap...


Ever since the first and most primitive databases appeared in computer mainframe systems, database administrators have handled the tough...


The data science field is growing quickly, and more employers are recognizing the value in those skilled in data science. If you’re serious...