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People who work with computers - synonyms or related words

administrator

noun

computing

someone with technical knowledge who maintains a computer or network and controls access to it

beta site

noun

a company or person that is given a beta version of a new piece of computer hardware or software to test

CIO

noun

Chief Information Officer: the person in charge of the IT and computer systems in a company

developer

noun

someone whose job is to create new ideas and products, especially new computer products

engineer

noun

someone who designs and repairs computer programs

hacker

noun

someone who uses a computer to connect to other people’s computers secretly and often illegally, so that they can find or change information

keyboarder

noun

someone whose job is to type information into a computer

programmer

noun

someone whose job is to create computer programs

sysop

noun

informal

a system operator

system operator

noun

someone whose job is to manage a bulletin board or a computer system

systems analyst

noun

someone whose job is to plan or improve the way that a business or organization uses computers

techie

noun

informal

someone who knows a lot about technology or computers, especially as their job

wetware

noun

informal

people who work with computers, as opposed to computer software or hardware itself

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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speak human

(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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