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Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists - 17-2072.01

O*NET-SOC Description

Design and implement radio frequency identification device (RFID) systems used to track shipments or goods.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Deployment Engineer
  • Electro Magnetic Compatibility Test Engineer
  • Emerging Technologies Director
  • Engineering and Development Director
  • Engineering Director
  • Quality Director
  • RFID Engineer (Radio Frequency Identification Device Engineer)
  • RFID Manager (Radio Frequency Identification Device Manager)
  • RFID Systems Engineer (Radio Frequency Identification Device Systems Engineer)
  • Technical Support Engineer

SOC Occupation Groups

17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations
17-2000 Engineers
17-2070 Electrical and Electronics Engineers
17-2072.00 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
17-2072.01 Radio Frequency Identification Device Specialists

Related Occupations

No information available.

Tasks

  • Analyze radio frequency identification device (RFID)-related supply chain data.
  • Collect data about existing client hardware, software, networking, or key business processes to inform implementation of radio frequency identification device (RFID) technology.
  • Create simulations or models of radio frequency identification device (RFID) systems to provide information for selection and configuration.
  • Define and compare possible radio frequency identification device (RFID) solutions to inform selection for specific projects.
  • Determine means of integrating radio frequency identification device (RFID) into other applications.
  • Determine usefulness of new radio frequency identification device (RFID) technologies.
  • Develop process flows, work instructions, or standard operating procedures for radio frequency identification device (RFID) systems.
  • Document equipment or process details of radio frequency identification device (RFID) technology.
  • Identify operational requirements for new systems to inform selection of technological solutions.
  • Install, test, or maintain radio frequency identification device (RFID) systems.
  • Integrate tags, readers, or software in radio frequency identification device (RFID) designs.
  • Perform acceptance testing on newly installed or updated systems.
  • Perform site analyses to determine system configurations, processes to be impacted, or on-site obstacles to technology implementation.
  • Perform systems analysis or programming of radio frequency identification device (RFID) technology.
  • Provide technical support for radio frequency identification device (RFID) technology.
  • Read current literature, attend meetings or conferences, or talk with colleagues to stay abreast of industry research about new technologies.
  • Select appropriate radio frequency identification device (RFID) tags and determine placement locations.
  • Test radio frequency identification device (RFID) software to ensure proper functioning.
  • Test tags or labels to ensure readability.
  • Train users in details of system operation.
  • Verify compliance of developed applications with architectural standards and established practices.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise customers on the use of products or services.
  • Analyze design requirements for computer or electronics systems.
  • Analyze operational data to evaluate operations, processes or products.
  • Assess product or process usefulness.
  • Collect data about project sites.
  • Conduct validation tests of equipment or processes.
  • Create schematic drawings for electronics.
  • Design electronic or computer equipment or instrumentation.
  • Determine operational methods.
  • Develop software or computer applications.
  • Develop technical methods or processes.
  • Document technical design details.
  • Estimate technical or resource requirements for development or production projects.
  • Inspect equipment or systems.
  • Install instrumentation or electronic equipment or systems.
  • Maintain electronic equipment.
  • Select project materials.
  • Test performance of electrical, electronic, mechanical, or integrated systems or equipment.
  • Train personnel on proper operational procedures.
  • Update technical knowledge.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Electromagnetic Spectrum Manager (Army - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) Sensor Operator Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Spectrum Operations (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Spectrum Operations Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Spectrum Operations Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Spectrum Operations Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Spectrum Operations Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Unmanned Aircraft Systems Repairer (Army - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

No information available.