What are the ANZSCO Code

The ANZSCO code information 1s to assist applicants in nominating an ICT occupation and contains example of employment duties for each occupation.

 

Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)

Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL} ANZSCO codes assessed by the ACS

 

261311 - Analyst Programmer………………………………………………………………………………………………………………...3

135111 - Chief Information Officer…………………………………………………………………………………………………….……3

 263111 - Computer Network and Systems Engineer…………………………………………………………………………….3

261312 - Developer Programmer ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..……4

261111 - ICT Business Analysts……………………………………………………………………………………………………………...5

262112 - ICT Security …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….6

261211 - Multimedia Specialist………………………………………………………………………………………………………………9

261399 | Software and Application Programmer …………………………………………………………………………………10

261313 - Software Engineer…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………11

261112 - Systems Analysts…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………...12

 

 

 

Combined List of Eligible Skilled Occupations

Combined list of eligible skilled occupations ANZSCO codes assessed by the ACS.

 

261311 - Analyst Programmer……………………………………………………..………………… 3

135111 - Chief Information Officer ................................................................................................3

263111 - Computer Network and Systems Engineer………………………………………………..3

262111 - Database Administrator………………………………………………………………….…..4

261312 - Developer Programmer………………………………………………………………………4

261111 – ICT Business Analysts……………………………………………………………………....5

125199 – ICT Managers NEC………………………………………………………………………….5

135112 – ICT Project Manager………………………………………………………………………...5

263211 - ICT Quality Assurance Engineer……………………………………………………………6

262112 - ICT Security Specialist ………………………………………………………………………6

263299 - ICT Support and Test Engineer NEC.............................................................................7

263212 - ICT Systems Test Engineer………………………………………………………………….7

263213 – ICT Systems Test Engineer…………………………………………………………………8

223211 – ICT Trainer…………………………………………………………………………………….8

261211 – Multimedia Specialist…………………………………………………………………………9

263112 - Network Administrator………………………………………………………………………...9

263113 - Network Analyst……………………………………………………………………………...10

261399 - Software and Application Programmer…………………………………………………….10

261313 – Software Engineer…………………………………………………………………………..11

261314 - Software Tester………………………………………………………………………………11

262113 - Systems Administrator………………………………………………………………………11

261112 - Systems Analysts………………………………………………………………………….…12

313113 - Web Administrator …………………………………………………………………………..12

261212 - Web Developer………………………………………………………………………………13

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

261311 – Analyst Programmer

Analyses user needs, produces requirements documentation and system plans, and encodes, tests, debugs, maintains and documents programs and applications.

Description of Employment Duties:

• Researching, consulting, analyzing and evaluating system program needs

 • identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods

• testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to Specification.

• Writing and maintaining program code to meet system requirements, system designs and technical specifications In accordance with quality accredited Standards.

• Writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures

• providing advice, guidance- and Expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costing for recommending software purchases and upgrades

 

135111 - Chief information Officer

Plans, organizes, directs, controls and coordinates the ICT strategies, plans and operations of an organization to ensure the ICT infrastructure supports the organization’s overall operations and priorities.

Description of Employment Duties:

• analyzing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs

• formulating and directing information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans

• directing the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training

• directing ICT operations and setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations

 • overseeing the security at ICT systems

 

263111 - Computer Network and Systems Engineer

Plans, develops, deploys, tests and optimizes network and system services, taking responsibility for configuration management and overall operational readiness of network systems, especially environments with multiple operating systems and configurations, and provides troubleshooting and fault-finding services for network problems-

Description of Employment Duties:

• analyzing, developing, interpreting and evaluating complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems

• Researching, analyzing, evaluating and monitoring network infrastructure to ensure networks are configured to operate at optimal performance

 • assessing and recommending improvements to network operations and integrated hardware, software, communications and operating systems

 • providing specialist skills in supporting and troubleshooting network problems and emergencies

 • Installing, configuring, testing, maintaining and administering new and upgraded networks, software database applications, servers and workstations

 • providing network programming in support of specific business needs and requirements

 • preparing and maintaining procedures and documentation for network inventory, and recording diagnosis and resolution of network faults, enhancements and modifications to networks, and maintenance instruction

 • monitoring network traffic, and activity, capacity and usage to ensure continued integrity and optimal network performance

 

 

262111 Database Administrators

Plans, develops. Configures, maintains and supports an organization’s database management system in accordance with user requirements ensuring optimal database integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance.

 

Description of Employment Duties:

• designing and maintaining database architecture, data structures, tables, dictionaries and naming conventions to ensure the accuracy and completeness of-all data master files

 • performing the operational establishment and preventive maintenance of backups, recovery procedures, and enforcing security and integrity controls

 • implementing and administering database documentation, guidelines, Policies and procedures

• testing database systems and upgrades, such as debugging, tracking, reproduction, logging and resolving all identified problems, according to approved quality testing scripts, procedures and processes

• accepting responsibility for the processes, procedures arid operational management associated with system security and disaster recovery planning

 • liaising with security vendors, suppliers, service providers and external resources; analyzing, recommending, installing and maintaining software security application; and monitoring contractual obligations, performance delivery and service level agreements

 • troubleshooting and providing service support in diagnosing, resolving and repairing server-related hardware and software malfunctions, encompassing workstations arid communication infrastructure

 • preparing and maintaining documentation, policies and instructions, and recording and detailing operational procedures and system logs

• ensuring that the design of computer sites allows all components to fit together and work properly, and monitoring and adjusting the performance of networks

• Continually surveying the current computer site to determine future network needs and making recommendation for enhancements in the implementation of future server’s arid networks

 

261312 - Developer Programmer

Interprets specifications, technical designs and flow charts, builds, maintains and modifies the code for software applications, constructs technical specification from a business functional model, and tests and writes technical documentation

Description of Employment Duties;

• Researching, consulting. Analyzing and evaluating system program needs

 • identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods

• Testing, debugging, Diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification

 • Writing and maintaining program code to meet System requirements, system designs and technical specifications in accordance with quality, accredited standards

Writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures

• providing advice, guidance and expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costing for recommending software purchases and upgrades

 


261111 - ICT Business Analysts

Identifies and communicates with Well to formulate and produce a requirements specification to create system and software solutions.

Description of Employment Duties

 • working with users to formulate and document business requirements

• identifying, investigating, and an analyzing business processes, procedures and work practices

 • identifying and evaluating Inefficiencies and recommending optimal business practices, and system functionality and behavior

• using project management methodologies, principles and techniques to develop project plans and to cost, resource and manage projects

 • taking responsibility for deploying functional solutions, such as creating, adopting and implementing system test plans, which ensure acceptable quality and integrity of the system

• creating user and training documentation, and conducting formal training classes 


developing functional specifications for use by system developers

• using data and process modeling techniques to create clear system specifications for the design and development of system software

acting as a central reference and information source, providing guidance and assistance in the system project decision making process

 

135199 - ICT Managers NEC

Plan, organize, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organizations.

Description of Employment Duties

 • analyzing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs

 • formulating and directing information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans

 • directing the selection arid installation of ICT resources and the provision of User training

• directing ICT operations and setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations

 • overseeing the security of ICT systems

 

 

135112 - ICT Project Manager

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates quality accredited ICT projects. Accountable for day-to-day operations of resourcing, scheduling prioritization and task coordination, and meeting project milestones, objectives and deliverables within agreed timeframes and budgets.

Description of 'Employment Duties:

 • analyzing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs

• formulating and directing information, and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans

 • directing the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training

Directing ICT operations and Setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations

 • overseeing the security of ICT Systems

 

 263211 - ICT Quality Assurance Engineer

 Creates, maintains and manages technical quality assurance processes and procedures to assess efficiency, validity, value and functional performance of computer systems and environments, and audits systems to ensure compliance with, amid adherence to, accredited Internal and external Industry quality standards and regulations. May supervise the work of ICT quality assurance teams

Description of Employment Duties:

 • scheduling and conducting quality audit inspections, and analyzing and reviewing systems, data and documentation

 • Identifying, variations and potential high risk areas in securing adherence to standards and procedure

• recommending corrective action plans and improvements in the resolution of non compliance with standards detected through monitoring and auditing of processes acid procedures

 • communicating, educating and liaising with users and management to ensure awareness and adherence to standards, procedures and quality control issues a activities

• assisting in troubleshooting, diagnosing, testing and resolving system problems and issues

• Developing, conducting and providing technical guidance and training in application software and operational Procedures

 • Analyzing, evaluating and diagnosing technical problems and issues such as installation, maintenance, repair, upgrade and configuration and troubleshooting of desktops, software, hardware printer, Internet, email, databases, operating systems and security systems

• testing, identifying and diagnosing functionality errors and faults in systems, and programming code within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure system perform to specification

 • performing organizational systems architecture reviews and assessments, and recommending current and future hardware and software strategies and directions

• creating and reviewing technical documentation such as procedural, instructional and operational guides and manuals, technical reports and specifications and maintenance inventory Systems

262112 – ICT Security Specialist

Establishes, manages and administers an organization’s ICT security policy and procedures to ensure preventive and recovery strategies are in place., and minimize the risk of internal and external security threats.

Description of Employment Duties

 • designing and maintaining database architecture, data structures, tables, dictionaries and naming conventions to ensure the accuracy and completeness of all data master files

• performing the operational establishment and preventive maintenance of backups, recovery procedures, and enforcing security and Integrity controls

• implementing and administering database documentation, guidelines, policies and procedures

• testing database systems and upgrades,  such as debugging tracking, reproduction, logging and resolving all identified problems according to approved quality testing scripts, procedures and processes

• accepting responsibility for the processes, procedures and operational management associated with systems security and disaster recovery Planning

• liaising with security vendors, suppliers, service providers and external resources;  analyzing, recommending, installing and maintaining software security applications; and monitoring contractual obligations, performance delivery and service level agreements

 • troubleshooting and providing service support in diagnosing, resolving and repairing server-related hardware and software malfunctions, encompassing workstations and communication infrastructure

 • preparing and maintaining documentation,  policies and instructions, and recording and detailing operational procedures and system logs

• ensuring that the design of computer sites allows all components to fit together and wow properly, and monitoring and adjusting the performance of networks

 • Continually surveying the current computer site to determine future network needs and making recommendations for enhancements in the implementation of future servers and networks