These 7 Companies Want Vets With IT Expertise

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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carlos A. Rocha, an electronic warfare technician, uses the Common Aircraft Reprogrammable Equipment to update the Missile Warning System software onboard a C-17 Globemaster III cargo aircraft at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., Wednesday, June 11, 2008.
U.S. Air Force photo by Val Gempis

In the information age that we live in, many opportunities abound for transitioning service members and veterans who know their way around technology equipment, computers, programming languages, technical project management, and data. With such a high demand for skilled professionals, Hirepurpose partner companies in all business sectors — from gaming to manufacturing — are frequently seeking individuals who have spent their time in the military working as software engineers, information security analysts, and network administrators.


Check out these seven companies that are hiring vets for these roles now.

Software Engineer Roles

Cisco is transforming the way people work, live, play and learn. For 17 years, the company has been named a Fortune 100 Best Place to Work, and has been listed among 25 companies as one of the world’s best multinational workplaces. Cisco is currently hiring service members for its tech-focused roles.

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Rudolph Technologies, Inc. is a leader in the design, development, manufacture, and support of defect inspection, lithography, process control metrology, and data analysis systems and software used by microelectronic device manufacturers worldwide.

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TEKsystems, one of the leading recruiters and providers of IT talent to corporations across America, is looking for talented information technology professionals to join its team. Recognized as a Military-Friendly Employer by Victory Media, TEKsystems has employed over 3,000 veterans since 2014.

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Network & Systems Administrator Roles

Founded in 1948, Robert Half is the world’s oldest specialized staffing firm, working to match individuals with positions in organizations operating in all industries, from startups to Fortune 1000 companies. Its history of supporting veterans and their families is second to none.

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Veterans with computer programming, software and hardware development skills will want to take a look at Oracle. Oracle is an innovative leader in the information technology space with a focus on hiring veterans. It operates a veterans buddy program and internship program for wounded veterans and a university workforce development program for veterans.

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Information Security Analyst Roles

Kronos is the global leader in delivering workforce management solutions in the cloud. The company strives to create an environment that's conducive to the spirit of inspiration and innovation and new challenges can be found behind every door.

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Veterans with varying education and backgrounds will want to explore the jobs with Wells Fargo, one of the nation’s most diversified and well-known financial services organizations. As a Veterans Jobs Mission coalition member, the company has pledged to hire 20,000 veterans by the year 2020 and is committed to retaining and developing those employees.

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Editor's Note: This article by Amy Bushatz originally appeared on Military.com, a leading source of news for the military and veteran community.

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