MOS 35T Military Intelligence (MI) Systems Maintainer/Integrator

MOS Description

Performs and supervises employment, configuration, maintenance, integration electronics monitoring on Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems, complex computer-controlled MI and national cryptologic systems, missions to include all intelligence disciplines for collection, processing, analysis and dissemination at all echelons; conducts computer network operations, installation and reconfiguration of computer hardware and software. For more information on MOS 35T, see this Army website.

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Skill Level

The Skill Level reflects the level, based on MOS training and/or experience, the Soldier should be the most prepared to successfully earn the credential. See the Table Legend for details about each level.

Star

Star credentials are MOS enhancing, as designated by the Proponent. MOS enhancing credentials are directly related to an MOS or ASI, are taught either partially or completely as part of a Program of Instruction (POI), and improves the MOS technical proficiency.

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Reimbursement for exam fees has been approved for payment through the GI Bill.

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Credential is related to some tasks associated with the duties of the military occupation (at least one critical task but less than 80%)

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Credential is directly related to most of the major duties associated with the military occupation (at least 80%)

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Renewal Period: Lifetime

The CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) certification is an entry level certification for those beginning a career in the field of information technology (IT) or those in a field where a general knowledge of IT is necessary.  To earn the certification, candidates must pass one exam covering foundational IT concepts such as understanding the basics of computing, IT infrastructure, software development, and database use. There are no experience requirements that must be met prior to taking the exam.
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Renewal Period: 3 years

The Department of Defense (DoD), Intelligence Fundamentals Professional Certification (IFPC) program is sponsored by the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (USD(I)) to professionalize the defense intelligence workforce by establishing a common standard of the fundamental knowledge and skills expected of all who serve and support, and those who hope to serve and support, in the Defense Intelligence Enterprise (DIE). The IFPC is based on the Defense Intelligence Fundamentals standards, which are cross-cutting and enterprise-wide, and depict the Department’s core expectations of what all Defense Intelligence Professionals, regardless of Service/Agency, Function/Specialty and experience level, must know and/or be able to do to successfully execute and/or contribute to the execution of intelligence missions, functions, and activities at the fundamental level. The IFPC will also serve to ensure incoming defense intelligence professionals meet knowledge standards. IFPC candidates must meet minimum eligibility requirements and pass a written exam.
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Renewal Period: Not Renewable

The Microsoft Corporation, Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA): Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations certification demonstrates an individual's expertise in Microsoft Dynamics 365 technologies to implement the basic technical and development tasks required to customize Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations. This audience typically includes technical consultants, programmers, and IT personnel. Earning an MCSA: Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations provides the foundation for a position as a Dynamics 365 developer, solution architect, or implementer. Candidates must pass two exams to achieve certification. There are no prerequisites to sit for the exams.
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Renewal Period: 2 years

Adobe Systems Incorporated, Adobe Certified Expert: Adobe Audience Manager Business Practitioner certification is for candidates who have a minimum of 1-2 years of experience in the field of marketing technology and 3-6 months of experience with audience activation. Candidates should have experience with Boolean logic, digital marketing jargon, data analytics and strategies and knowledge of business objectives and KPIs, familiarity with digital marketing technology stacks and various platform integrations, and an understanding of data flows (ID types, ID syncs, pixel tracking). Candidates must pass a written exam.
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Renewal Period: 2 years

Adobe Systems Incorporated, Adobe Certified Expert: Adobe Analytics Business Practitioner certification is for candidates who have a minimum of two years' experience in digital analytics. Typically, candidates have a marketing background or come from a marketing role, but can come from a variety of job roles, possess and in-depth understanding of digital analytics metrics and dimensions, understand the business value of web technologies, can translate business requirements into metrics or KPIs, build and interpret reports, communicate results and can propose a course of action based on analysis of reports. Additionally, candidates hould also have at least one year of Adobe Analytics hands-on experience. Candidates must pass a written exam.
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Renewal Period: 2 years

Adobe Systems Incorporated, Adobe Certified Expert: Adobe Analytics Developer certification is for candidates who have a minimum of 1-2 years of experience deploying and configuring Adobe Analytics, at least six months of Analytics reporting experience, and at least six months experience deploying tag management systems including performance implications. The target audience for this certification includes implementation specialists/engineers, developers, and architects. Candidates must pass a written exam.
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The Adobe Systems Incorporated, Adobe Certified Expert: Adobe Target Analyst is intended for Implementation Specialists, Engineers, and Analysts. It is recommended that candidates have a minimum of one year experience as a digital analyst and have an advanced level of knowledge of statistical concepts and data analysis, and how they pertain to the capabilities of the Target tool and at least two years experience with optimization Testing programs. Candidates must pass two written exams.
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Renewal Period: 2 years

Adobe Systems Incorporated, Adobe Target Business Practitioner certification is for individuals who can create and manage the activities delivered with the Target tool and recommend the best ways to use the tool to solve a given problem or problems. Candidates must have at least two years of experience with optimization platforms, including Adobe Target and leading/contributing optimization programs. Candidates must pass a written exam.
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Renewal Period: 3 years

Cisco Systems, Inc., Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) is an entry-level certification for associate-level jobs in the IT industry.  Updated in 2020, the CCNA program covers a broad range of fundamental concepts including network fundamentals, security, and automation and programmability.  Although there are no formal experience or education prerequisites, a candidate is recommended to have one or more years experience implementing and administering Cisco solutions as well as an understanding of basic IP addressing and network fundamentals.
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Renewal Period: 3 years

Cisco Systems, Inc., Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Enterprise is an intermediate-level certification for networking professionals.  The CCNP Enterprise certification program is designed to validate skills in core enterprise technologies and provide an opportunity to select a focus on emerging and industry specific topics.  To earn the CCNA Enterprise certification, candidates must pass a core exam and a concentration exam of their choosing.  The core exam focuses on knowledge of enterprise infrastructure including architecture, visualization, network assurance, security and automation.  While there are no prerequisites, candidates are recommended to have three to five years of experience implementing enterprise networking solutions.
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Renewal Period: 3 years

Cisco Systems, Inc., Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Enterprise Infrastructure certification validates the skills required of expert-level network engineers surrounding complex enterprise infrastructure solutions. Candidates are encouraged to have five to seven years of experience designing, deploying, operating and optimizing enterprise networking solutions prior to attempting the exam. Candidates must pass a written qualification exam, which covers core enterprising networking concepts, and then must pass the corresponding hands-on lab exam which covers the end-to-end lifecycle of complex enterprise networks from designing and deploying to operating and optimizing.

High

Highly attainable: Credential is related to the duties performed within the military occupation, the minimum education requirement = HS or less and/or minimum experience = 2 years or less experience and no additional requirements.

Medium

Moderate ease of attainment: Credential is related to the duties performed within the military occupation, the minimum education requirement = Associate's and/or prerequisite and/or minimum experience = more than 2 years and less than 10 years of experience.

Low

May be difficult to attain: Credential is related to the duties performed within the military occupation, the minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree, and/or minimum experience is 10 or more years.

Most – Tasks in these careers match most duties of the military job or specialty (approximately 80% or greater)
Some – Tasks in these careers match some duties of the military job or specialty (greater than 20% but less than 80%)
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