A typical career path for a System Engineer often starts with entry-level roles like Junior System Administrator or Support Engineer. With experience, professionals advance to roles like System Administrator, then progress to Senior System Engineer or Systems Architect. Some may specialize in areas like cloud computing, cybersecurity, or network architecture. Leadership positions such as IT Manager or Director of IT are common next steps, with opportunities for C-level roles like Chief Information Officer as career experience grows. If you are interested in getting into this field, then check out this video about Logesh and how he upskilled and got a 90% salary hike just after completing Intellipaat's course.