Computer and Information Research Scientistsby Mark Batitang
Nature of Work
Computer and information research scientists invent and design new approaches to computing technology and find innovative uses for existing technology. They study and solve complex problems in computing for business, medicine, science, and other fields.
Training, Qualifications, and Advancement
Most computer and information research scientists need a Ph. D. in computer science or a related field, such as computer engineering. They also need to have analytical skills, communication skills, and math skills.