1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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2231-13 Systems Designer

Conducts research into computer and communications systems, and develops techniques for their effective application and use.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is a bachelor degree or higher qualification or at least 5 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks Include:

  • conducts research into user interaction with information technology systems and areas in which ease and efficiency of use could be enhanced
  • reviews and develops computer architecture and design, computer languages, computational techniques, data communication processes, and user interface devices
  • tests new information technology system designs and rectifies design problems found
  • performs acceptance testing of new system components
  • writes reports and papers describing findings for publication

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