Information & Communication Technology careers

Leading employers

  • Cisco
  • Intel Australia
  • Juniper networks
  • Melbourne IT
  • NBN co.
  • Optus
  • Sas Australia
  • TPG Telecom Limited
  • Telstra
  • Vodafone
  • Webcentral
  • iiNet

Professional associations and industry bodies

Association of Professional Engineers, Scientists and Managers Australia (APESMA)

Australasian Association for Information Systems

Australian Computer Society

Australian Computer Society-Telecommunications Society of Australia

Australian Information Industry Association

Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association

Australian Society for Technical Communication (NSW) Inc

Australian Society for Technical Communication (Vic)

Computing Research and Education

International Federation of Information Processing (IFIP)

Internet Industry Association

System Administrators Guild of Australia

Technology Industry Association

Skills and personality

  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly to changing and emerging technologies and ICT systems
  • Effectively use a variety of computer software, tools and equipment to install and monitor operations
  • High attention to detail including accuracy and precision of work
  • Highly analytical to diagnose causes and effects of ICT hardware or network problems and develop solutions
  • Interest in computers and technology, programming systems and understanding how they work
  • Specialised knowledge of ICT functions
  • Strong communication skills working with clients using ICT services and selling equipment or service to customers
  • Strong critical thinking skills and innovation, testing and developing new software, products and services
  • Strong problem solving skills to test new systems and software and diagnose problems in systems or hardware and figure out causes
  • Technical knowledge of ICT programs and systems and the ways they operate