The modern military is much different form the military of the past. No longer is it necessary to wait a long time to get the information which will allow troops to be able to fight effectively on the battlefield. The modern United States Army uses some of the most advanced communication technology available to make sure that they are able to stay ahead of the opponents. Women are helping by playing a role as a signal officer.
What You Will Do
You will help to not only establish and maintain communication for your unit. You will also assist in planning and military techniques involved in disrupting the opposition from being able to access the communication of your unit. You will make it possible for your unit to be able to maintain secure communication which will establish dominance in any battlefield situation.
Get the Training
In order to qualify for this position, you will need to qualify for an officer position. You will also need to go through Signal Officer Basic Course (SOBC). You will learn everything that you will need to know to do your job including leadership skills and more. You will also learn to be able to use and maintain all of the communication systems that you will be responsible for. This will help you to be able to maintain your position and advance to higher levels.