Army IT roles

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Roles in IT and Computing are essential for ensuring Army troops worldwide can stay connected on the battlefield, and technical information can be analysed and turned into meaningful intelligence.

If pupils are passionate about data, communication systems and cyber intelligence, a Computing role in the Army could be for them. From an Operator Technical Intelligence to Electronic Warfare & Signals Intelligence there are many roles out there.


Cyber Engineers in the Army focus on one of three trades:

  • Information Services Engineers manage, configure and deploy a wide range of systems
  • Networks Engineers ensure frontline troops and Commanders can communicate worldwide
  • Infrastructure engineers are experts in building voice and data telecommunications networks

Our video on Cyber Engineers gives an extra insight into the role and what they can expect.