The occupation code you requested, 15-1099.03 (Network Designers), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 15-1241.00 (Computer Network Architects) instead.
Design and implement computer and information networks, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, and other data communications networks. Perform network modeling, analysis, and planning, including analysis of capacity needs for network infrastructures. May also design network and computer security measures. May research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software.
Sample of reported job titles:
Design Engineer, Network Analyst, Network and Security Engineer, Network Consultant, Network Systems Consultant, Networking Systems and Distributed Systems Engineer, Solutions Architect, Telecommunications Analyst
Also see: Telecommunications Engineering Specialists
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