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Computer Network Architects

On the Job


Computer Network Architects design computer networks, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), and other data communication networks. They focus mainly on modeling, analyzing, and planning the network, rather than administering it. They may also design security measures.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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