Updated: 08/16/2021 by Computer Hope
Technician working on laptop

Also called a support specialist, a technician is an individual capable of providing technical support or assistance to users with computer hardware or software. Commonly, a technician has years of experience with computers, software, and related hardware.

Do I need a degree to be a technician?

Generally, most companies prefer technicians who have experience over a degree.

Business terms, Developer, Engineer, Geek, System analyst, Technical Support, Troubleshoot