U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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17-2061 Computer Hardware Engineers
Research, design, develop, or test computer or computer-related equipment for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. May supervise the manufacturing and installation of computer or computer-related equipment and components. Excludes "Software Developers, Applications" (15-1132) and "Software Developers, Systems Software (15-1133).
Illustrative examples: Computer Hardware Developer,
Computer Hardware Designer
Broad Occupation: 17-2060 Computer Hardware Engineers
Minor Group: 17-2000 Engineers
Major Group: 17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010