Computing YOU - Your Guide to a Career in the Computing Disciplines

Computing YOU is a guided tour through the world of computing. By the end, you’ll be able to confidently step in the direction of your future because you’ll have a solid understanding of what you need for success in this industry now and long-term. 

All aspiring computing professionals are faced with the same crucial questions:

  1. What are the different careers in computing?

  2. What does it take to be a professional in computing?

  3. What’s the future of the computing profession and what does this mean to me?

  4. How have other computing professionals got to where they are today?

In Computing YOU, we dig into answering each of these questions with intentional curiosity. In addition, Computing YOU explores 10-Year Mission Maps for the following 15 positions:

  • Senior Network Systems Administrator – Systems Integrator

  • Senior Software Developer – Start-up

  • Computer Network Support Specialist – Board of Education

  • Hardware Engineer – Global Technology Vendor

  • Database Administrator – National Retailer

  • Senior Game Producer – Global Developer

  • Freelance IT/IS Consultant

  • Software Quality Assurance Specialist – Consumer Electronics

  • Web Developer – Digital Agency

  • Senior IT Business Analyst – Agribusiness

  • Director, Business Development – Technology

  • Digital Project Manager – Marketing Agency

  • Information Security Analyst – Financial Services

  • Associate Professor – University

  • Founder/ Entrepreneur – Start-up

Computing YOU is part of the Designing YOU book series. All Career Guides are available to download for FREE.