Computer Hardware Engineers

research, design, develop, and test computer systems

Computer Engineering

  • Design new computer hardware, creating blueprints 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

How To Become A Computer Engineer

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