ACS Foundation Scholarship feeds http://www.acsfoundation.com.au ACS Foundation Scholarship feeds Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:20:23 GMT NEC Australia - Graduate ICT Support Engineer Scholarship - Adelaide, SA

NEC Australia, part of the global leader NEC Corporation, is one of Australia' leading ICT companies, delivering a complete portfolio of solutions and services to a wide range of enterprise and government customers, of all sizes, across multiple industry verticals. They are now looking to recruit IT/Engineering Graduates to join their new Customer Service Management Centre.

Role description

Successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:

* Monitoring, maintaining and implementing ICT services with a focus on maximum availability and performance to customers
* Providing engineering support to customers and NEC operational staff
* Providing escalated support, troubleshooting and fault rectification of high level technical issues related to ICT equipment and services e.g server and storage operating systems, mobility applications

As you progress in this role you will be involved in:

* Investigation and resolution of reported system and application faults using remote diagnostic tools and standard engineering and analytical techniques
* Using trouble shooting tools and techniques to diagnose and implement control actions as necessary to ensure network availability
* Testing, implementing, monitoring and tuning ICT systems to ensure optimum performance and highlight potential issues
* Developing technical documentation and reporting as required to prevent future occurrences and to support operational staff
* Acting as an interface between the client and vendors regarding high level technical issues
* Providing after hours assistance and support to field staff

Required Skills

* Strong commitment to excellence in customer service
* Ability to demonstrate professional communication skills
* Ability to work within a team environment
* Some experience in a technical service environment is desirable
* An enthusiastic, well rounded and flexible approach to achieving results is essential.

Qualifications
Successful candidate will have recently graduated with qualification in Engineering / Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
NEC Australia - Graduate ICT Engineer Scholarship - Adelaide, SA

NEC Australia is a leading technology company that delivers a complete portfolio of ICT solutions and services to a wide range of enterprise and government customers across multiple industries. Our IT Solutions Division offers a full range of services including consultancy, business process and project services, applications and solutions development and infrastructure and applications managed services.

We help our customers gain greater business value from their technology investment and the expansion of our service offerings has created an exciting opportunity for IT/Engineering students nearing the end of their degree to join our new Customer Service Management Centre on an internship.

There are 4 part time or 2 full time roles available.

Role description

As part of the first intake into this centre you will be one of a number of graduates or interns who will have the opportunity to develop your skills via practical experience and ongoing training that will equip you to effectively carry out the primary functions of the centre which will include:

  • Monitoring, maintaining and implementing ICT services with a focus on maximum availability and performance to customers
  • Providing engineering support to customers and NEC operational staff
  • Providing escalated support, troubleshooting and fault rectification of high level technical issues related to ICT equipment and services e.g server and storage operating systems, mobility applications

As you progress in this role you will be involved in:

  • Investigation and resolution of reported system and application faults using remote diagnostic tools and standard engineering and analytical techniques
  • Using trouble shooting tools and techniques to diagnose and implement control actions as necessary to ensure network availability
  • Testing, implementing, monitoring and tuning ICT systems to ensure optimum performance and highlight potential issues
  • Developing technical documentation and reporting as required to prevent future occurrences and to support operational staff
  • Acting as an interface between the client and vendors regarding high level technical issues
  • Providing after hours assistance and support to field staff

Required Skills

  • Strong commitment to excellence in customer service
  • Ability to demonstrate professional communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Some experience in a technical service environment is desirable
  • An enthusiastic, well rounded and flexible approach to achieving results is essential.
Qualifications
Successful candidate will be nearing completion of or recently graduated from undergraduate or post graduate degree in an IT/Engineering/Computer Science or Business related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Dataweave - Web Application Developer Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Dataweave is a specialist Oracle consultancy and solutions provider providing quality business solutions and managed services based on Oracle applications and technology. Dataweave is 100% Oracle focused and an Oracle Gold Partner with in-depth knowledge to deliver quality Oracle services and solutions. Dataweave has offices in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane and manage customers’ Oracle databases worldwide.

Dataweave is looking for a Web Application Developer to join their team at their Sydney office.

Responsibilities:
  • Development and maintenance of internal systems (Oracle APEX, php, javascript, Wordpress CMS, Oracle DB, MySQL, Oracle Fusion Middleware)

  • Development and maintenance of customer systems (Oracle APEX, javascript & JQuery, Oracle DB, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Oracle BI, SQL Server)

Ideal Requirements:
  • Strong Communication Skills - both written and spoken

  • Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle

  • Knowledge of database, at least one of: Oracle, MSSQL and/or MySQL

  • Experience in using web software patterns such as MVC, ORM

  • Server side languages, at least one of: Java (JSP or JSF) and/or C# (WebForms or MVC)

  • Skill in raw javascript and css, as well as libraries such as JQuery

  • Understanding of AJAX and RESTful services

  • Handling different devices (pc, mobile, tablet, googlebot)

Nice to have:

  • Unit Testing (JUnit)
  • Photoshop & Basic design skills
  • Django (Python Application Framework)
  • NHibernate (Java ORM Framework)
  • Wordpress Plugin Development (PHP)
  • Search engine integration / optimisation
  • JQuery-Mobile (Javascript Framework for mobiles)
  • Linux Usage / Server Admin
Qualifications:
Successful candidate must be studying towards a qualification in a Computing, Science or Business major from an Australian University.
Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
Must have a bridging visa or at least a visa with no work or study restriction.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Explorer Technologies - Software Developer (Analyst Programmer) Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

At Explorer we design, develop, implement and host websites for a diverse range of businesses and online management systems for a varied range of travel organsations.

Role Description

We are migrating our entire suite of travel applications into the cloud, specifically the force.com environment. The successful applicant will be a competent OO programmer able to quickly adapt a new cloud-based development environment (force.com), learn a new language (Apex) and apply themselves to a new toolsets. They will be expected to rapidly produce well written and documented compiled code, write test methods and deploy their efforts in an Agile based environment.

The successful candidate will work closely with one or two experienced developers on both small and large sections of a complex and comprehensive travel business application. They will be expected to communicate well with management, developers and (overtime) customers alike.

Requirements

  • Candidates must have experience or should be keen to program in the Force.com (www.saleforce.com) cloud computing environment (Apex + Eclipse).
  • WE VALUE VERY SMART INDEPENDENT THINKERS.
  • The successful candidate will have strong communication skills, written, spoken and reflected in their coding style.
  • They will have a solid working knowledge in programming languages, ideally Apex (force.com) and/or Java, C# (.NET), Javascript.
  • A working knowledge of CSS and HTML5 will be seen favourably.

Desired Skills / Experience

  • Must be highly flexible, a self-starter capable of working in a small team and individually.
  • A deep understanding of relational data, OO programming and business applications desirable.
  • Not afraid to work with both rich content and accounting data in the one broad application.

Qualifications

The Successful candidate should have graduated in Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University and is currently enrolled in a post graduate University program in order to receive scholarship payments. Interstate candidates must be preared to relocate to Sydney if offered the scholarship and this must be mentioned in the cover letter.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
OMC International - Graduate Software Developer Scholarship Role - Melbourne, VIC

OMC International is an Australian maritime engineering company specialising in ship motion analysis, Under Keel Clearance (UKC) systems and channel design. Over the past 18 years, its unique Dynamic Under Keel Clearance (DUKC®) system has improved the safety and efficiency of large ships moving through shallow waterways. DUKC® is in 19 ports worldwide and has helped more than 60,000 ships safely move in and out of ports, delivering more than US$10 billion in economic benefits to port users.

Role description

Successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:

* Undertake software development tasks

* Handle direction from team

* Web development

* Work under deadlines

Requirements:

* Be up to date with current technologies including

  • ASP.NET MVC, C#, .NET etc...
  • Matlab
  • Python
  • Databases

* Strong communication skills

* Above average mathematical ability

* Flexible ‘can-do’ approach, and desire to improve personally and professionally

Qualifications:

This scholarship is open to all except those on student visas. You must have graduated from an Australian University in Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering or related degree. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Undergraduates in their final year may also apply. Salary for undergrad is 30k, grad is 35k.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Clear2Pay APAC PTY LTD - Software Engineer Scholarship Role - Sydney, NSW

Clear2Pay is a payments modernization company that actively supports many global financial institutions to meet their payments unification goals through its pure SOA Open Payment Framework (OPF).

Role Description

Work primarily as a software developer within the Sydney business unit, reporting to a Team Lead. The candidate will be participating in the graduate rotation program between the Development, Test and Support teams every few months. It is expected the candidate to demonstrate solid technical skills, being able to work in a team, execute assigned tasks, escalate any issues to the Team Lead, show a positive attitude and willingness to learn.

Requirements:

  • Web Development exposure (HTML, JavaScript, XML)
  • Database knowledge – Relational model, SQL – Oracle exposure is a plus, not essential
  • Programming language – Java – JSE and JEE
  • Understanding of multi-tiered application architecture
  • Comfortable with MS Office applications (Word, Excel)
  • Exposure to modern IDEs – Eclipse preferred

Desired Skills / Experience:

  • Good communication skills – oral and written
  • Team player
  • Good time management
  • Well organised
  • Previous work experience desirable

Qualifications

A bachelors degree in Computer Science/Engineering or Information Technology, Information Systems from an Australian University in the last 2 years. Also the applicant must be prepared to enroll in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship. Interstate applicants must be prepared to relocate to Sydney for the role and must mention this in the cover letter.

This role is suitable for undergraduates and post graduates. Scholarship amount for graduates will be 36000.

Closing Date: 2014-10-24 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-31 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
Health Language Laboratories - Business Analyst Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

The ACS Foundation advances the IT and business professions by providing structured work integrated learning and research scholarships. By partnering with Australia's leading universities and organisations, the ACS Foundation is building Australia's future workforce.

Role Description

This role involves the production of a written document on the research and completing software development in support of completing a higher degree qualification.

Requirements

  • Software engineering methodologies
  • Research methodologies
  • Python programming
  • Enrolled in a PhD degree in an Australian university

Desired Skills / Experience

  • Experience with research investigations
  • Software Engineering experience

Qualifications

The Successful candidate will be enroled in a PHD program in an Australian University in order to receive scholarship payments.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
PicNet - .Net Software Developer C#/Javascript Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Founded in year 2002, PicNet has been a leading provider of managed IT services, including IT consulting, software development and IT support services, helping organisations use technology to increase productivity, reduce costs, minimise risks and grow strategically.

Role Description

PicNet is looking for a highly competent, passionate programmer with a good understanding of general software development principles.

You will be working on a vast range of projects spanning a lot of technologies such as:

  • ASP. Net, ASP. Net Mvc, Web Services, WPF
  • JavaScript Frameworks like, Closure and jQuery
  • Lots more

Requirements:

We are looking for someone with proven skills in the following areas:

  • C#
  • ASP. Net MVC (or other MVC platforms)
  • jQuery
  • Unit Testing
  • Excellent Communication skills

For more information about software development PicNet see our website, product pages and the software development blogs.

Qualifications

Successful candidate must be enrolled in an Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enroll in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
ACS Foundation - Visualiser/Information Designer Scholarship Role - Canberra, ACT Role Description

The ideal candidate would be someone with the ability to analyse information and represent complex concepts and problems through design thinking and visual communication along with business and technological analysis.

Responsibilities

The responsibilities of this position will range from Information modelling to Info graphic development and interaction design.

Requirements

  • A demonstrated ability to illustrate digitally and on paper and create visually stunning and innovative concepts
  • Have an understanding of the intersection of Graphic design, Design thinking and Information design.
  • Comfortable with clients and able to effectively share their point of view and expertise.
  • Strong understanding of human-centred design.
  • Ability to work in a team based environment, share ideas and mentor peers where required
  • Ability to prototype at different levels of fidelity; from quick thumbnails to high fidelity interactive experiences.
  • Ability to work across the project/design lifecycle, from translating verbal ideas into visual concepts, through design development and refinement, to creating production-ready artwork.
  • Strong verbal, written, and visual presentation skills. Ability to articulate and explain design concepts in ways that can be understood and appreciated by varied (non-design) stakeholders.
  • Ability to appreciate and strike the right balance between the ideal design and the practical needs of clients.
  • Able to influence through an ability to articulate concepts clearly and in a compelling way and a base level of graphic design and mainly Illustrating skills to support it

Desired experience

  • Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign knowledge are a must
  • Excellent typography skills
  • Information graphics
  • The ability to model complexity and communicate visually is highly desirable
  • Understanding of Information Design and Data Modelling/Visualisation skills will be highly regarded.

Other Details

Scholarship amount for 12 months is $32k for undergrads and $36k for postgrads. Applicants should be PR or Citizens but those with a valid work permit may be considered. Applicant must also be completing or have graduated from a degree in Information Design, Visual Arts, Graphic Design and or Business /Information Technology from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program if they are not already in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Interstate applicants will be considered for this role if they are happy to appear for interviews and relocate to Canberra at their own cost.

Applicants who can only work part time may be considered if they have the right skills and qualifications.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Inspired Org - Cloud Implementation Assistant Scholarship - Newcastle, NSW

Who are we?

Inspired Org was formed to offer high quality, real service to a variety of businesses. We aim to improve performance by utilising the most contemporary technology. We understand that change can be daunting. That is why we take a sensible and rational approach to educating business owners on the possibilities of Cloud Technology, and how implementing it can save a business time and money.

The Role

This role will be to train and assist with cloud implementation in the accounting field.

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • High aptitude in IT
  • Accounting knowledge
  • Microsoft excel skills

Qualifications

Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents and must be currently completing an Accounting or related degree from an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
First Data - Project Management Office (PMO) Analyst Scholarship - North Sydney, NSW

Role Description

The primary goal of Client Delivery is to support the growth targets of First Data ANZ (“First Data”) by working closely with the Sales and Product teams, and by utilising and managing the support of other technical departments to deliver client projects, on time, on budget, and with the highest quality. Project lifecycles can be anything from a month to a year or more, with project resources likely to be involved in between five and ten projects simultaneously, depending on their complexity.

Measures of Success:

  • Takes responsibility and displays ownership for assigned work
  • Produces quality work in a timely and professional manner
  • Creates quality documentation
  • Communicates well and in a timely manner with team members and management regarding any questions or issues relating to PMO or project information (procedural and/or database)
  • Uses clear, logical, and appropriate level of detail in communicating to the audience, both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrates a quality of spirit and professionalism that is an example to others
  • Encourages learning and use of PMO processes and procedures and actively promotes the PMO philosophy and best practices within the organisation
  • Clearly demonstrates abilities to influence outcomes for the benefit of the Client Delivery team and First Data
  • Proactively looks for ways to improve current PMO and project management related practices
  • Collaborates with team members when assigned to work as part of a team
  • Demonstrates and maintains a working understanding of First Data' EFT business and clients

Required skills/ knowledge

  • Good working knowledge of theory, principles and practices of project lifecycle methodology, project management and software development
  • Experience in business analysis and providing IT facilitated business solutions to multiple business units within the organisation; this role will be required to interact with all business and IT functions and exposure to multiple disciplines is key
  • Strong analytical abilities and problem solving skills, with the ability to think ‘outside the box’ and arrive at solid business solutions
  • Ability to quickly understand the big picture and the complexities of multiple business unit needs, as well as address specific details
  • Experienced user of MS Office suite (with advanced Excel skills – Excel formulae, pivot tables, and VB Macro) and MS Project (including MSP advanced features)
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Experience with Enterprise Project Portfolio Management application(s), ideally Clarity
  • Exposure to CRM application(s), ideally Salesforce
  • Experience with reporting tools
  • Exposure to SQL query language, basic database structure and administration
  • Exposure to Data Flow Diagramming techniques
  • Exposure to Software Development Methodologies
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a courteous, professional manner, both in written and oral form, along with the ability to interact effectively and mentor others
  • Skill in planning, organizing, and directing project work to meet desired objectives
  • Ability to produce high quality documentation
  • Attention to detail
  • Well organised with good time management
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritise effectively
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of classified information
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong customer service orientation

Desired Experience

  • Detailed hands-on knowledge of all of the project management disciplines described in the PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) including integration, scope, time, cost, quality, resource, communications, risk and procurement management functions with a focus on their applicability to IT/Business projects (PMI CAPM certification preferable)
  • Extensive experience in the implementation of development, implementation, and ongoing support of Project Management processes, particularly within an IT environment
  • Understanding of the payments industry and EFT transaction switching and device driving

Qualifications

Successful candidate will have graduated with tertiary qualification in Business (Technical business), Computer Science, Information Systems or related field is desirable but not essential from an Australian University. Also the applicant must have graduated no more than in the past 3 years and be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

First Data are currently seeking two suitable canidates for a 6 month role and a 12 month role.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
DP World - Business Applications Coordinator Scholarship - Sydney, NSW Role Description

This role involves support of Non-TOS applications, including:

  • Escalation of incidents related to specific application issues experienced by the Business – to internal IT teams or to external vendor as required;
  • Application owner responsibilities such as application architecture knowledge, regular user list administration (for audit), overall application monitoring, performance and documentation;
  • Coordination of application upgrades and patches with vendors and key Business users, including management of system outages;
  • Creation and maintenance of application test/dev environments where required;
  • Coordination of application functionality testing when upgrades are planned, or enhancements are built;
  • Liaising with Infrastructure team with regards to O/S maintenance, data backup and server management;
  • Liaising with Business Apps TOS/EDI team with regards to management of EDI data exchanges between applications;
  • Gather and coordinate business requirements of enhancements into a functional specification for development and deployment

Skills/ Competencies:

  • Excellent analysis skills;
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills;
  • Good interpersonal skills;
  • Strong customer focus;
  • Knowledge of customer service level agreements;
  • Willingness to understand and learn other business applications;
  • Flexible and adaptable;
  • Excellent organisational, time management and prioritisation skills;
  • Good attention to detail;
  • Ability to quickly understand and utilise new concepts, processes and systems;

Desired experience:

  • Application support experience, with current active knowledge of relevant software tools;
  • Application troubleshooting skills, installation of business critical applications;
  • Experience in business analysis, and obtaining detailed business requirement specifications;
  • Experience in evaluating and understanding existing software systems architecture for maintenance and support tasks;
  • Experience in coordinating vendors to achieve outcomes;

Qualifications

Successful candidate will have graduated with tertiary qualification in Business (Technical business), Computer Science, Information Systems or related field is desirable but not essential from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Citrix - Sales and Marketing Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Job Overview

The Customer Advocate is a focused sales role providing specific solution and industry expertise to Citrix SaaS Named Accounts. Their role is to present, explore and drive active use, build customer loyalty and facilitate demand across key Named Accounts relative to Citrix SaaS Division, Communications, Workflow and Documents Cloud solutions. Acting as an overlay they are responsible for presenting, educating and evangelising the portfolio to achieve defined business objectives and set targets within the nominated account base.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate closely with the Majors sales team, enabling further customer success through customer engagement and education
  • Delivering essential customer training on a scalable model
  • Assist end customers and prospective customers understand innovative ways to use the Citrix SaaS cloud solutions
  • Develop self to become a subject matter expert in product solutions, industry use cases and solution roadmaps
  • Act as an Industry Expert for Citrix SaaS cloud offerings, staying up-to-date with market activity and trends
  • Educate broader Citrix SaaS sales team on customer application, and use case scenarios to lift capabilities across region
  • Collaborate with channel referral manager to assist in the development, enablement, and growth of the channel referral base

Education and Experience

  • 1 to 2 years technology related sales experience highly desirable
  • Tertiary Marketing or Business degree (preferably with FMCG focus), or equivalent commercial experience
  • Proficient public speaker
  • Power point/ keynote editing – high level of ability.
  • Desirable knowledge of cloud, SaaS solutions, industry trends, customer challenges and competitive landscape

Qualifications

Successful candidate will be studying or have graduated from an Australian University. A tertiary qualification in Business, Marketing or related field is desirable. If the applicant has graduated it must not be more than 3 years ago and the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Scholship suitable for undergraduates and postgraduates.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
First Data - IT Helpdesk Administrator ( LAN/Desktop) Scholarship - Sydney, NSW General Information

Position Title: IT Helpdesk Administrator ( LAN/Desktop)

Department: Enterprise Services

Team: End User Services

Position Description

Responsibilities:

  • PC Hardware/Software support (primary responsibility)
  • Perform first and second level desktop support. (Primarily Telephone Support)
  • Install, administer and support the company"s PC hardware platform which consists of Intel based PCs, notebooks and printers.
  • Install, configure, administer and support the company's PC software platform which consists of

Windows 7, MS Office 2010 (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access and Project), Terminal emulation software as well as many other specialised applications

Skills Requirements

  • Experience with MS Exchange
  • Experience in an Active Directory Environment.
  • Demonstrable skills in trouble shooting.
  • Prioritisation - able to prioritise multiple tasks on a daily basis.
  • PC hardware support
  • PC software applications installation - Microsoft applications, MS Outlook, Citrix.
  • Documentation skills.

Measures of Success:

  • Participates and works well within the team
  • Understands clients and business needs
  • Understands impacts that service failures have on clients
  • Creates solid partnerships both internally and externally
  • Ability to work within process guidelines and standard operating procedures
  • A desire to understand the broader environment and business

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Drive for service excellence and self development
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Motivated to succeed
  • Sound decision making, and adaptability
  • Developing partnerships

Technical

  • Problem determination and problem resolution skills
  • Basic understanding of network protocols

Business

  • Sound written and voice communications skills.
  • Customer service and quality focus.

Autonomy

  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Sound time management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and work with policies, processes and procedures

Education:

A degree in Computer Studies or equivalent

MCSE

Personal Qualities:

Reliable, flexible, diligent, courteous and pro-active.

Successful candidate will have graduated with tertiary qualification in Business (Technical business), Computer Science or Information Systems from an Australian University. Also the applicant that have graduated must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
NECA - Business Development Systems Scholarship role - St Leonards, NSW The National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA) is the peak industry body that represents the best interests of the electrical and communications contracting industry in Australia.

Role description

The successful candidate would deliver day-to-day hands-on dedicated support to the association' various online marketing and business development processes, around the website, intranet, e-communications, media distribution & tracking, and social media. It is a pro-active delivery-based role working with/on the range of market-leading technology-based marketing systems used across NECA. Thorough training will be provided for all systems. Being able to draft basic copy would be an advantage, but is not essential.

Required Skills

  1. A sound understanding of, and interest in, technology.
  2. A competent user of reasonably intuitive systems (all of our packages and platforms are off-the-shelf systems).
  3. An interest in improving the way we use, and thereby maximise, our systems.
  4. Ability to help other users with less technology experience (particularly in the state chapters).

Desired Experience

  1. A friendly and willing-to-help approach.
  2. A good attention to detail.
  3. An ability to do basic research.
  4. An appreciation of deadlines.
  5. A preparedness to ask for help when needed.

The applicant is to have an interest in the technology aspect of business development and marketing in a not-for-profit organisation. This is not a creative marketing role and is suitable to a those with an IT, research and/or business focus.

Qualifications

Successful candidate must be studying towards a qualification at an Australian University in ICT/IT, Business or Marketing related field is desirable.

This role is also available as a part-time position. Students are required to be available for at least three days to be competent for this role.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
IMWT(In Marketing We Trust) - Data, Analytics and SEO internship - Sydney, NSW IMWT(In Marketing We Trust)

Analytics, Conversion Optimisation and SEO professionals are some of the most sought after professionals in the market. This is your opportunity to become such professional. Audit, SEO/CRO analysis and strategy research, Content Marketing, Web Analytics setup and full marketing campaigns are some of the typical tasks you will gain experience from.

Training

We will throw you in the deep end… You will perform tasks typically given to seasoned professionals. Expect to do something awesome not to be spoon fed.

But don’t worry you won’t drown. We will spend a lot of time guiding you and providing with all the background information and support you need. We invested heavily in our training program and have access to some of the best materials in the industry.

By the 4th month you should be able to answer most standard questions related to Analytics, SEO, Content Marketing and Digital Marketing.

You will learn from experienced digital marketers while doing real work. You will significantly increase your skills, learn, and get a unique and highly valuable inside look at online marketing, all while playing a vital role in building brands online.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct Internet Research to create tailored strategies and content for our clients
  • Support Senior members to deliver Digital marketing audits and strategy
  • Implement Analytics/SEO/Conversion Optimisation/PR/Social media campaigns
  • Liaise with clients on a regular basis to support their digital marketing needs
  • Revise website content
  • Promote clients’ content to the appropriate community
  • Identify and develop marketing campaigns to improve the company' profile
  • Manage Social media activities
  • Create, adjust and execute an editorial calendar
  • Help support the creation and promotion of new tools by In Marketing We Trust
  • Client Reporting on progress and results

Personal qualities we love to see

  • Strong English skills
  • Be a strong writer
  • Be highly organized
  • Fascination with the online world
  • Internet research capabilities
  • Data management and strong excel skills
  • Graphic design skills a plus
  • Sense of humour
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Dependable
  • A bit of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • A can of Red Bull and insomnia don’t hurt either J

Minimum Commitment – To get the best learning experience as possible we believes our interns should dedicate at least 5-6 months (min3.5 days a week) in order to acquire the right level of skills and experience.. In Marketing We Trust will work with the qualified applicant for school credit if needed.

For more information about, visit http://www.inmarketingwetrust.com.au/about/careers/

Closing Date: 2014-09-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Tenix Solutions - Service Desk Analyst Scholarship - Melbourne, VIC Primary Involvement

The primary involvement will be providing 1st level IT support to Tenix Solutions clients and customers. Focussing on the management of Service Desk incidents and service requests.

Specific areas of skills taught/ learning

  • Provision of 1st level support for all IT services via telephone, email and online support
  • Accurate capture of incident and service request details from client into Service Desk system
  • Analysis of incident utilising appropriate tools with closure at first level or trigger escalation process as appropriate
  • Technical support to Tenix Solutions clients and customers
  • Account administration (Active Directory, and Applications)
  • Maintaining a good relationship with clients and customers through excellent communication and customer service skills.

Well regarded skills

  • Some knowledge within a corporate Service Desk environment
  • Knowledge of client support and customer relationship management
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop Windows XP
  • Experience with MS Office suite 2003 and 2007
  • Knowledge in Active Directory and Exchange account maintenance
  • Knowledge of well developed customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) with focus on attention to detail
  • Ability to approach and solve incidents logically and methodically
  • Strong ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills
  • Ability to analyse, prioritise and solve issue promptly, liaise with users, managers and external providers to obtain a resolution.
  • Highly motivated self-starter with a “can do” attitude

Desirable

  • An understanding of LAN/WAN infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Citrix application hosting environment

Qualification

Successful candidate must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor"s degree in Business (Technical business), Computer Science, Information Systems, ICT or related field in an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2014-09-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
ACS - IT Support Analyst Scholarship Role - Sydney, NSW

Role Description

The ICT Helpdesk Analyst is an important member of the ICT Team providing first class support to internal customers and supporting most corporate systems. The team is responsible for supporting around 80 internal customers across 8 offices in Australia. Australian Computer Society has been investing in leading technology and this position plays an important role in providing feedback to the team on various issues and customer feedback.

The IT Helpdesk Analyst is a passionate individual that CARES about people, enjoys the daily interaction with customers and will own technical issues til resolution while providing timely updates to the customers. This individual will go above and beyond and will delight their customers at every opportunities.

Dimensions

  • Face of the internal Helpdesk;
  • Passionate about IT Support;
  • Customer Service focussed;
  • Ability to learn on the job;
  • Some after hours project tasks may be required from time to time.

Reporting Relationships

This role reports to the Manager Business Systems. The IT Helpdesk Analyst will work under a level system of escalations and is required to follow directions given from Level 2 or 3 Analysts.

Responsibilities

  • Provide customer facing and over the phone support for initial fault diagnosis; liaise with customer throughout to ensure satisfactory resolution of problem;
  • Administration and Support of internal users on Active Directory, MS Office365, MS Lync, MS SharePoint and other systems;
  • Assist with Telephony System related incidents including first and second Level Support and escalations to vendor as required;
  • Manage the Helpdesk Incident queues ensuring that all resolutions are achieved within agreed SLAs;
  • Run and/or assist with organisation wide Video Conferences and adhoc meetings including but not limited to contents, preparation of conference rooms, testing and Live Broadcast;
  • Maintain time sheet entries for all incidents and problem completed.

Qualifications

  • At least 2 years completed Tertiary IT Qualifications from an Australian university

Experience

  • Some experience in PC Hardware configuration;
  • Experience supporting LAN', PC operating systems and desktop software;
  • Previous exposure working in a variety of PC fields including Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Exchange, Windows 7/8, TCP/IP

  • Previous exposure with Windows Server 2008 and administration of a LAN environment would be highly desirable;

  • Familiarities with web authoring tools, HTML and Java

Specific Skills

  • Communication and interpersonal skills in User Training
  • Problem solving and analytical skills Report writing
  • Ability to prioritise and control workload

Qualifications

Scholarship amount for 12 months full time is $32,000 for undergraduates and $36,000 for graduates. Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents and must not have graduated earlier than 2012 from an IT degree from an Australian University, and must be prepared to enrol in an ICT University Program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Closing Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Empired - Undergraduate Software Engineering Internship - Perth, WA

Empired Ltd is a national IT Services Provider with a broad range of capabilities and a significant player in the West Australian ICT consulting market with an enviable list of blue-chip clients. Empired consultants specialise in the provision of Business Strategy, Requirements Analysis, Solution Architecture, Software Development, Vendor Management and Project Delivery services.

Role Description

Work primarily as a software engineer within the Perth business unit. The candidate will be participating in diagnosis of problems, determining and implementing appropriate solutions, and guiding and/or communicating problem resolutions to team members and Empired customers. It is expected the candidate to demonstrate solid technical skills, being able to work in a team, execute assigned tasks, escalate any issues to the Team Lead, show a positive attitude and willingness to learn.

You will be using technologies such as .NET Framework and gain experience in a number of different programming languages such as C# and Powershell.

Desired Skills

  • Good communication skills - oral and written
  • Team player
  • Good time management
  • Well organised
  • Solid understanding of computer architecture
  • Adept with technology with a strong thirst for new technologies
  • Strong analytical skills and effective problem solving ability

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Software Development and debugging skills
  • Interest in software development process and software lifecycle
  • Good coding skills – C#, Powershell
  • Configuration management
  • Applications support
  • Service Desk and Incident Management

This role is open for part-time or full-time position. The scholarship amount will be pro rated for part-time positions.

Closing Date: 2014-10-10 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-17 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
IBM - Technical Summer Internship - Gold Coast, QLD For over 100 years IBM has set the pace for innovation and we aren’t stopping now. With over 430,000 employees in almost 200 countries we’re always on the look out for new people to join in our mission to build a smarter planet.

The IBM Australia Development Lab (ADL) plays a key role in developing and supporting IBM software products. The ADL Lab located on the Gold Coast is currently seeking summer interns who are keen to expand their exposure to a wide variety of software development practices, working on real world problems with one of the leading Security teams in Australia. Specialties include network security, encryption, cyber-crime, threat detection, web access security and mobile security technologies.

Opportunities for Summer internships available in the Gold Coast location only

The successful candidate will work in small dynamic teams, supporting the following project areas: GSKit (secure protocols and cryptography software); Customer solutions; ISAM 8 for Web; Site protector; XGS; and IF ISAM Adapter. Interns with the IBM ADL Security Systems team will participate in: Software development; Software/System test; Software integration activities; and Potentially some customer documentation activities.

Preferred technical skills include::
C/C++; Java; Knowledge of software testing practices; Windows and/or Linux operating systems.

Required non-technical skills include::
Good interpersonal skills (team player); Problem solving skills; Ability to work with minimal supervision. Availability: 1 December - 28 February

This position is part of the IBM Internship Program. We will consider applicants who:

• Are currently enrolled in a relevant Bachelor's degree and still have units of study to complete into 2015
• Have no more than 2 years relevant work experience
• Have a strong academic record i.e. credit average minimum
• Have permanent residency or are a citizen of Australia or NZ

Required

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • English: Fluent

Preferred

  • At least 6 months experience in C, C++, C#
  • At least 6 months experience in Java programming
  • At least 6 months experience in Procedural languages
Please click on the link to apply http://www-07.ibm.com/employment/au/internships/aboutibm/

Closing Date: 2014-10-31 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-11-07 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT
KPOWER - Webmaster and Application Developer Scholarship - Sydney, Southern Highlands, NSW
KPOWER allows its customers to view and purchase the latest in innovative technologies, technologies which are imported directly from manufactures across the globe. They are continually monitoring trends and attending shows around the world to look for product that is innovative and exciting.

Role Description

The successful candidate will be involved in developing applications for iPhone, iPad, Android and Facebook.

Requirements:

  • Good Communication Skills
  • Knowledge of windows environment
  • Knowledge of MAC OS would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of C language
  • Knowledge of Objective C would be an advantage
  • Excellent programming skills
  • Business skills
  • The candidate should be at least 2 years into their degree and would work part time while finishing their degree.

Desired Skills / Experience

Web and tablet programming work experience

Qualifications

Successful candidate must be enrolled in an Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.


This position can either be Sydney based, or Southern Highlands (Bowral)

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Resonate Solutions - Junior Developer Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Resonate is a consultancy firm providing services that focuses exclusively on the building and managing customer engagement programs for brands. The development team at Resonate work across the full SDLC.

Role Description
Resonate is looking for a Junior Developer to join their development team in their North Sydney office.
The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
  • Working with development tools like Visual Studio 2010
  • Enhancing modules and bug fixes
  • Responding to production problems that may need "out of hours" work
Requirements
  • CMS (Mission Control, Drupal, DotNetNuke, Wordpress)
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, PHP
  • Java/ C# / C++ Programming Language
  • Exposure to Adobe suite (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Flash)
  • Microsoft office
  • Basic networking and server management skills
  • Hardware and software maintenances

Desired Skills / Experience

  • Good communication skills – oral and written
  • Team player
  • Passionate about programming/development and has established work experience in that area.
  • Keen interest in Social media
  • An interest and some experience in Silverlight will be an advantage
Qualifications
Successful candidate will have graduated with qualification in Computer Science or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enroll in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship. Interstate candidates must be prepared to relocate to Sydney if offered the scholarship and ths must be mentioned in the cover letter.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Cognizant - Programmer Analyst Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Cognizant is a global IT services and business process outsourcing solutions provider. We are dedicated to helping clients grow through our combined business-IT knowledge, thoughtful innovation and global scale. Cognizant is seeking a Programmer Analyst Trainee to join their office in Sydney.
For more information about Cognizant, visit our website: http://www.cognizant.com/company

Requirements:
  • Demonstrate excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal with technical document writing ability
  • Be able to work as part of a team and independently when required
  • Be a good problem solver with an analytical approach to resolving issues

Required Technical Skills:
  • Good analytical ability
  • Knowledge at an intermediate level of C, C++, Unix and some programming skills

Qualification:

Bachelors degree in Engineering from an Australian university – must be graduating in June 2013 and not earlier and must have achieved average pass or higher. Also the applicant must be prepared to enroll in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
MGIT Solutions - 1st Level Network Support Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

MGIT Solutions is a specialist Information Technology support services company. Commencing operations in March 2005, our goal is to provide timely and cost effective IT solutions for the small to medium business sector. During the past four and a half years we have acquired a number of clients, from a broad cross section of industries, for whom we provide a range of IT services.
Role Description
We are looking for a candidate to join their network support team in Sydney as a 1st Level Network Support.
The successful candidate will have the responsibility of supporting the IT Network Services department and other IT departments in resolving internal customer and supplier day to day Network support issues, through call tracking, communication and escalation where appropriate
Requirements
  • 1+ years experience of System Administration in operational support for a Microsoft environment (Windows 2008 Server, Windows SBS Server 2008, Windows XP/ Windows 7.0, Exchange 2007 and Office 2003/2007/2010).
  • 1+ years Active Directory and Exchange working knowledge
  • 1+ years networking knowledge (DNS, TCP/IP, DHCP, WINS)
  • Good communication skills
  • High level of service delivery to multiple clients
  • Ability to logically troubleshoot and find fault
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Flexible in nature and being able to adapt to new processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of infrastructure security policies and procedures
  • Certification in Microsoft and CCNA preferred
Qualifications
Successful candidate will have graduated with qualification in Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enroll in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Frame Group - Service Desk Technician Scholarship - Canberra, ACT

Frame Group is a technology services company with a business focus. Our core capabilities are data centres, unified communications, information solutions and business process consulting.

Role Description

We are looking for a service desk technician to resolve client requests to join our team.

The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:

  • Guide users through step-by-step solutions
  • Provide software, hardware and network problem resolution by performing question/problem diagnosis for Frame Group's Internal Network
  • Utilise your level 1 and 2 internal support skills, and conduct network troubleshooting to level 2
  • Liaise with clients, via telephone and email, regarding their service needs
  • Prepare general correspondence and specialist documentation
  • Maintain technical documentation such as network diagrams, asset registers, CMDB'
  • Log client service requests
Requirements
  • DNS / Active Directory / Windows Exchange 2003/2010
  • VMware ESXi
  • Experience with Cisco IOS
  • File and Print Servers
  • Multifunctional Devices
  • Anti-Spam/Anti-Virus - Symantec Endpoint Security
  • IP Telephony
  • Backup and recovery
  • SOE
  • Desktop Support
Desirable Skills / Experience
  • 12-18 months experience as a Service Desk Technician is an advantage
Qualifications
Successful candidate will have graduated with qualification in Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
ALSO MUST HAVE BEEN AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN FOR MORE THAN 10 YEARS AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Google - Software Engineering Intern Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Role Description

Software Engineering interns at Google are researchers and developers who yearn to create and implement complex computer science solutions. You will help develop massively scalable, distributed software systems and also collaborate on multitudes of smaller projects that have universal appeal - which requires research, awareness, interactivity, and asking questions. You build strong competencies in data structures and algorithms, along with a technical fascination for how stuff fits together. You need to have a solid foundation in computer science in order to consistently come up with new ideas as well as strive for a deep understanding of our products and services in order to continually improve upon them. We focus on being a collaborative, global organization consisting of engineers with the highest levels of technical depth, programming skills and a passion for quality.

Please note: When applying, please use the Cover Letter section to indicate when you are available for an internship and for how long. When submitting your application, please be sure to include both your resume and a copy of your transcripts.

Responsibilities
  • Research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on Google's product offering.
  • Contribute to a wide variety of projects utilizing natural language processing, artificial intelligence, data compression, machine learning and search technologies.
  • Collaborate on scalability issues involving access to massive amounts of data and information.
  • Solve all problems that come your way.
Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a BS/MS/PhD in Computer Science or related technical field.
  • Extensive experience in Systems Software or Algorithms.
  • Excellent implementation skills (C++, Java, Python).
  • Knowledge of UNIX/Linux or Windows environments and APIs.
  • Familiarity with TCP/IP and network programming is a plus.

Qualifications

Successful candidate must be enrolled or will have graduated with qualification in Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Frame Group - Service Desk Technician Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Frame Group is a technology services company with a business focus. Our core capabilities are data centres, unified communications, information solutions and business process consulting.

Role Description
We are looking for a service desk technician to resolve client requests to join our team.
The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
  • Guide users through step-by-step solutions
  • Provide software, hardware and network problem resolution by performing question/problem diagnosis for Frame Group's Internal Network
  • Utilise your level 1 and 2 internal support skills, and conduct network troubleshooting to level 2
  • Liaise with clients, via telephone and email, regarding their service needs
  • Prepare general correspondence and specialist documentation
  • Maintain technical documentation such as network diagrams, asset registers, CMDB'
  • Log client service requests
Requirements
  • DNS / Active Directory / Windows Exchange 2003/2010
  • VMware ESXi
  • Experience with Cisco IOS
  • File and Print Servers
  • Multifunctional Devices
  • Anti-Spam/Anti-Virus - Symantec Endpoint Security
  • IP Telephony
  • Backup and recovery
  • SOE
  • Desktop Support
Desirable Skills / Experience
  • 12-18 months experience as a Service Desk Technician is an advantage
Qualifications
Successful candidate will have graduated with qualification in Information Technology or a related field from an Australian University. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.
ALSO MUST HAVE BEEN AN AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN FOR MORE THAN 10 YEARS AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION.
Closing Date: 2014-09-26 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-10-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT