Information Systems (IS) professionals apply and develop Information Technology (IT) in organizations, and comprise a significant portion of the IT labor market.
There are an estimated 3 million IS jobs in the U.S.
WHO ARE THESE PROFESSIONALS AND WHAT DO THEY DO?
- System and Business Analysts
- Application & Software Developers
- Data Analysts
- Chief Information Officers (CIO) & Chief Technology Officers (CTO)
They focus on technology and a domain of application and are experts in developing, applying, modifying, and strategizing technology to leverage new IT enabled opportunities. IS professionals work with other business professionals relying on computer scientists and engineers to create platforms while focusing on applying requirements and integrating technologies to design solutions that solve business problems and lead digital strategy and innovation.