Traffic Analyst (Radio) (709) Enlisted Personnel

Assists in the editing, preparation, logging, and tabulation of communications traffic and in the control of the activities of intercept agencies to obtain the maximum amount of intercept coverage. Reconstructs communication networks by graphic triangulation based on statistical tabulation of call signs, operating procedures, frequency tables, and traffic analyses. Deduces and extracts information of military value from intercepted traffic without recourse to cryptanalysis of the text.
May assist in the supervision of training of personnel engaged in the above work. Must have cryptographic clearance.
Should be familiar with the use of radio call signs and procedures.
Some knowledge of radio operation, world geography, enemy language, or statistical procedure desirable.

Alternate nomenclatures:

  • Traffic Analyst E