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What are the most lucrative jobs available for Computer Engineers and what is the criteria to enter them?

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RE: What are the most lucrative jobs available for Computer Engineers and what is the criteria to enter them?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
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[Computer Engineers][1] are among the highest paid professionals in India. This has become a hot career in the recent few years. Below is the list of the work profile that will pay you hefty amounts:

1. [Software Development Manager][2]: In this case your qualification has to be a degree or diploma in software development and application. Roles and responsibilities include managing resources and workers associated with various software projects.

2. Developer: Degree or diploma in web development or software development. This is one of the most sought after jobs worldwide. Responsibilities include development of web applications, software applications using various technical platforms.

3. System Administrator: Diploma or degree in system administration required. Roles include managing IT system infrastructure or supervising subordinates and providing training and support on regular basis.

4. IT Security Professional: Diploma or degree in relevant field along with hands on experience. Job responsibilities are Design, implementation, assessment, managing vital security tasks and many more. Managing antivirus, exposure assessment and security monitoring are other core responsibilities.

Following are the companies that [pay huge salaries for Computer Engineering][3] freshers:

Google
Microsoft
Twitter
Facebook
Amazon
Adobe
Texas Instruments

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RE: What are the most lucrative jobs available for Computer Engineers and what is the criteria to enter them?

Rahul Shinde
Rahul Shinde
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Dear Sir/Madam,

 
Greeting's for the day!!!
 
Computer Engineers are responsible for designing, developing, implementing and testing computer based hardware and software, including the components that are found inside computer equipment, as well as actual devices that contain the computers and the software that runs on those machines. They may also design network that connects computer systems, and work on integrating software programs with computer hardware.
 
Education Requirements:
To become Computer Egngineer, you will typically require a Bachelor of science degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or electrical engineering.
 

 

 

Responsibilities or Required Technical Skills:

Sincethe Computer engineering field is quite broad, the required techinical skills listed in the job postings you come across will vary, depending on whether the job is more hardware or software focused, and which industry the employer belongs too. Typically, you will need to have the followings:
 
1. An understanding of the particulat computer hardware architecture you will be working with
2. Experience designing, coding and testing software.
3. Familiarity with Software Test Procedures or Scripts
4. Experience building your own PC system.
5. Understanding of different operating systems, including Winodws and Linux, and how certain types of softwares will work with them.
6. Experience with Device Drivers.
7. Understanding of Networking and Security
8. Understanding of the (sometimes Specialized) software that is typiaclly used in particular industry.
9. Knowledge of programming languages such as C, C++, Java and other Object-Oriented languages.
 
Computer Engineers usually use Computer-assisted software engineering, or CASE, tools to automate process. They also test, debug and update programs.
 
Other Crucial Skills:
Since computer Engineers work closely with programmers, designers, product developers and testers, they really need to have strong interpersonal and communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a team.
 
Fields employing Computer Engineers:
Computer Engineers are likyl to find work in a variety of fields, including (but not limited to):
 
Here are some intersting "Niche" areas of Computer Engineering:
1. Working with Radar and Communications Technology.
2. Supporing high performance and embedded computing systems for nuclear medicines.
3. Military Software Support.
4. Designing new Motors and Sensors for Robotics Equipments.
 
Further doubts or queries feel free to contact
 
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Regards,
Rahul.

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