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Systems Software Developers

On the Job


Systems Software Developers design and create operating systems-level software for medical, industrial, military, communications, and other general computing applications. Systems software is designed to operate computer hardware, which allows the parts of computers to work together.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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