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Working As An Associate Customer Engineer

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Processing Information
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Mostly Sitting

  • $85,000

    Average Salary

What Does An Associate Customer Engineer Do

Computer hardware engineers research, design, develop, and test computer systems and components such as processors, circuit boards, memory devices, networks, and routers. These engineers discover new directions in computer hardware, which generate rapid advances in computer technology.

Duties

Computer hardware engineers typically do the following:

  • Design new computer hardware, creating schematics of computer equipment to be built
  • Test the completed models of the computer hardware they design
  • Analyze the test results and modify the design as needed
  • Update existing computer equipment so that it will work with new software
  • Oversee the manufacturing process for computer hardware
  • Maintain knowledge of computer engineering trends and new technology

Many hardware engineers design noncomputer devices that incorporate processors and other computer components and connect to the Internet. For example, many car parts have computer systems embedded in them. Computer hardware engineers also are designing a growing number of medical devices with a computer system and the ability to connect to the Internet.

Computer hardware engineers ensure that computer hardware components work together with the latest software. Therefore, hardware engineers often work with software developers. For example, the hardware and software for a mobile phone frequently are developed jointly. Hardware engineers also may perform some computer programming in a hardware description language (HDL), which describes the digital circuits in hardware. Using this language, computer hardware engineers can simulate how the hardware design would work, test for errors, and then fix the design.

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How To Become An Associate Customer Engineer

Most computer hardware engineers need a bachelor’s degree from an accredited computer engineering program.

Education

Most entry-level computer hardware engineers have a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering, although a degree in electrical engineering or computer science also is generally acceptable. A computer engineering major is similar to a major in electrical engineering but with a heavy emphasis on computer science.

Many engineering programs are accredited by ABET (formerly the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology). Employers may prefer students from an accredited program. To prepare for a major in computer or electrical engineering, students should have a solid background in math and science.

Because hardware engineers commonly work with computer software systems, a familiarity with computer programming usually is expected. This background may be obtained through computer science courses.

Some large firms or specialized jobs may require a master’s degree in computer engineering. Some experienced engineers obtain a master’s degree in business administration (MBA). All engineers must continue their learning over the course of their careers in order to keep up with rapid advances in technology.

Other Experience

Some students participate in internships while in school so that they can gain practical experience.

Advancement

Some computer hardware engineers can advance to become computer and information systems managers.

Important Qualities

Analytical skills. Computer hardware engineers use computer programming tools to analyze the digital circuits in hardware to determine the best design.

Creativity. Computer hardware engineers design new types of information technology devices.

Critical-thinking skills. These engineers use logic and reasoning to clarify goals, examine assumptions, and identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions to problems.

Problem-solving skills. Computer hardware engineers identify complex problems in computer hardware, develop and evaluate possible solutions, and figure out the best way to implement them.

Speaking skills. Engineers often work on teams and must be able to communicate with other types of engineers as well as with nontechnical team members.

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Top Skills for An Associate Customer Engineer

  1. Hardware Issues
  2. Windows XP
  3. Technical Support
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Isolate Hardware issues and dispatch field service.
  • Provided technical support to clients of Wang Lab's computerized office information systems and client server networks.
  • Trained in high speed, impact and laser printers.
  • Perform preventive and remediation maintenance of EMC maintained products at customer location with different operating environments.
  • Analyzed and evaluated products and related performance by troubleshooting and diagnosing malfunctions to eliminate problems.

Associate Customer Engineer Demographics

Gender

Male

73.8%

Female

18.7%

Unknown

7.5%
Ethnicity

White

59.4%

Hispanic or Latino

14.0%

Black or African American

12.6%

Asian

9.7%

Unknown

4.4%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

60.0%

Cantonese

20.0%

Chinese

20.0%

Associate Customer Engineer Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

18.2%

Bowie State University

9.1%

George Washington University

9.1%

Central Washington University

6.1%

More Tech Institute

6.1%

Cornell University

6.1%

City College of New York of the City University of New York

6.1%

Ferris State University

3.0%

ITT Technical Institute-Tampa

3.0%

University of Colorado at Boulder

3.0%

University of Baltimore

3.0%

Casper College

3.0%

Southern University at New Orleans

3.0%

Elon University

3.0%

University of New Mexico

3.0%

University of Maryland - University College

3.0%

Front Range Community College

3.0%

DeVry University-California

3.0%

Portland State University

3.0%

Madison Area Technical College

3.0%
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Majors

Electrical Engineering

17.1%

Information Technology

11.8%

Business

10.5%

Computer Science

10.5%

Computer Information Systems

7.9%

Electrical Engineering Technology

7.9%

Management Information Systems

5.3%

Management

3.9%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

3.9%

Computer Technical Support

2.6%

Aerospace Engineering

2.6%

Computer Applications

2.6%

Computer Networking

2.6%

Education

2.6%

Agricultural Business

1.3%

Political Science

1.3%

Mechanical Engineering Technology

1.3%

General Education, Specific Areas

1.3%

Educational Technology

1.3%

Pharmacy

1.3%
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Degrees

Bachelors

36.4%

Associate

22.2%

Masters

13.1%

Other

13.1%

Certificate

11.1%

Diploma

3.0%

Doctorate

1.0%
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