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The first task of the U.S. Army is to find, know, and never lose the enemy.

As a Soldier working in Military Occupational Specialty: Military Intelligence Systems Maintainer Integrator, you will be part of a team that plays a vital role in maintaining our National security.

A Soldier first, but an intelligence professional second to none…

…you will be responsible for integrating, maintaining, and repairing complex systems that keep intelligence flowing steadily to our forces.


(Importance of intelligence, and the equipment used for gathering it)

Because intelligence information is sensitive, you must qualify for a Top Secret Security Clearance in this MOS.

After completing ten weeks of basic combat training, you will complete 38 weeks, 4 days of Advanced Individual Training at the United States Army Intelligence Center of Excellence at Fort Huachuca, Arizona.

Here, the Army will train you in the skills necessary to integrate, maintain, and repair computers and peripheral equipment used to gather, and disseminate intelligence…

… as well as certify you in the administration of devices and systems that make up the intelligence networks that gather information pertinent to our National security.

Training will also include complex computer controlled architecture…

… and national cryptologic systems common within intelligence disciplines…

…to enable near-real-time support to the warfighter’s worldwide intelligence requirements…

…and the requirements of the intelligence community.

You will also learn to install and configure hardware, software, and virtual machines…

… and to administer Windows and LINUX based operating systems to defend intelligence architecture networks against cyber-attacks.

Once training is complete, you will have the skills required to integrate, maintain, and repair virtually any intelligence system…

…from the tactical…

…to the strategic level.


(Training, skills learned)

You will work in strategic or tactical environments conducting missions…

…where you will integrate, maintain, repair, administer, and employ data storage devices…

…distributed processing networks…

…Intelligence File Servers… …Operational Ground Stations…

…Intelligence Processing Centers…

…Geo-spatial Work Stations….

…Tactical Intelligence Ground Stations….

…Biometric Devices….

...Cross Domain Solution Suites…

…Network Layer Devices…

…Network Switches and Routers…..

…modulators, multiplexers, data links…

…communication devices, antennas, uninterrupted power supplies…

…and satellite communications equipment…

…using specialized test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment.

In addition, you may perform pre- and post-flight procedures for aerial intelligence platforms and sensors operating worldwide.


(Different aspects of the job, responsibilities, applying skills learned)

Serving in this MOS can help you transition from the military to the civilian employment sector.

Your technical ability, along with leadership, teamwork, and problem solving skills are highly valued and in demand by civilian employers.


(Career Advancement & Benefits for Civilian Life)

Keep intelligence coming in, as a silent warrior of the Army team… in Military Occupational Specialty: Military Intelligence Systems Maintainer/Integrator.


Keeping the Army, and Corps, ALWAYS OUT FRONT.

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

  • Enlisted
  • Officer
  • Active Duty
  • Army Reserve
  • National Guard
  • Entry Level


The military intelligence systems maintainer/integrator is primarily responsible for maintaining intelligence computers and networks used by Military Intelligence Soldiers.

Job Duties

  • Test and repair communications equipment
  • Assess data from fixed, portable and wireless storage/communication devices
  • Perform operational checks on military intelligence aerial systems


Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.


Job training for a military intelligence systems maintainer/integrator requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 42 weeks of Advanced Individual Training practicing with equipment.

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

  • Electronic principles
  • Maintenance procedures
  • Computer networks, hardware and software

Helpful Skills

  • Interest in math
  • Capability with electronic equipment
  • Attention to detail
  • Solving problems

Required ASVAB Score(s)

Skilled Technical (ST): 112

Learn more about the ASVAB and see what jobs you could qualify for.


Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation.

Earn Cash For In Demand Jobs

You could earn up to $40,000 in cash bonuses just for enlisting under certain Military Occupational Specialties. Visit Jobs in Demand to see if this job qualifies for an enlistment bonus.

Education Benefits

In the Army, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend for living expenses. Learn more about education benefits.

Future Civilian Careers

The skills you learn will help prepare you for a career with companies that deal with electronic equipment, computers and networks. Additional studies may qualify you for an Electronics Technician Association certification.


Those interested in this job may be eligible for civilian employment, after the Army, by enrolling in the Army PaYS program. The PaYS program is a recruitment option that guarantees a job interview with military friendly employers that are looking for experienced and trained Veterans to join their organization. Find out more about the Army PaYS Program at


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