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Old 10-17-2008, 03:30 PM   #1
sh3llc0de
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What do you do for a living?


What is it that you do for a living/career?

I'm a Service Desk Engineer.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 03:42 PM   #2
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I'm a Service Desk Engineer.
I'm a student. Do you mind enlightening me on what the meaning of "Service Desk Engineer", do you work at a factory where you produce a special type of desk, or do you design them ?
 
Old 10-17-2008, 03:46 PM   #3
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I'm a student. Do you mind enlightening me on what the meaning of "Service Desk Engineer", do you work at a factory where you produce a special type of desk, or do you design them ?
I monitor a few companies servers
 
Old 10-17-2008, 04:00 PM   #4
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Senior Systems Administrator. I can't go into the many fine details of my job since it requires you to have a SECRET clearance but I deal with Linux and Solaris systems supporting our companies proprietary software they use with Websphere and Oracle databases for the Army and DoD.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 04:02 PM   #5
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I'm more or less retired, but I used to work mostly in engineering machine shops: operating milling machines, lathes, etc.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 04:06 PM   #6
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Senior Systems Administrator. I can't go into the many fine details of my job since it requires you to have a SECRET clearance but I deal with Linux and Solaris systems supporting our companies proprietary software they use with Websphere and Oracle databases for the Army and DoD.
Don't sign the pink slip.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 04:09 PM   #7
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UNIX Systems Administrator for a large ISP in the U.S. I run DNS, database, mail, network monitoring/alerting and storage servers.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 04:51 PM   #8
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I single handily create intelligent space robots for NASA.
Not really, I'm a student.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 05:11 PM   #9
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I monitor a few companies servers
Ahh, that makes more sense, thanks.

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Senior Systems Administrator. I can't go into the many fine details of my job since it requires you to have a SECRET clearance but I deal with Linux and Solaris systems supporting our companies proprietary software they use with Websphere and Oracle databases for the Army and DoD.
I think you've already said too much, you'll now have to hunt us all down and kill us like dogs. Send in the special ops robotic ninja terminators, it will be a good test of their abilities.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 05:15 PM   #10
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I think you've already said too much, you'll now have to hunt us all down and kill us like dogs. Send in the special ops robotic ninja terminators, it will be a good test of their abilities.
I'll get right on it..
 
Old 10-17-2008, 05:22 PM   #11
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Service Delivery Manager with Resource Management as a side role. What do I do? Well, I manage the delivery of the service. In line with ITIL and other arcane flim-flammery.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 05:35 PM   #12
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Remote support in Scotland, very close to Loch Ness.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 05:47 PM   #13
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Ph.D. student.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 06:53 PM   #14
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My job is so secret even I do not know what I am doing....

A flight test/instrumentation design engineer for an aerospace company.
 
Old 10-17-2008, 07:06 PM   #15
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Currently odd jobs to get some money, but I'm thinking to get into publishing comics in my local area.
Publishing meaning to buy some already printed comic books for cheaper than cover price, and knock on a lot of doors trying to sell those and do that until I'm out of doors to knock on.

Gentoo

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