ACS Foundation Scholarship feeds http://www.acsfoundation.com.au ACS Foundation Scholarship feeds Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:07:10 GMT TCS - Test Analyst Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

Tata Consultancy Services Limited is an IT services, business solutions and outsourcing organisation with over 160,000 IT consultants across the world. Tata Consultancy Services offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled services delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery ModelTM.

Role Description

This scholarship/workplacement position is with one of TCS' Telecommunications clients that is open for a keen student with proven effective communication skills, a proactive approach to work and who takes initiatives in their actions.

The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
  • Create Test Design (Test Cases/scripts) based on the outline scenarios provided by the Test Lead.
  • Prepare test scripts, test data and detailed testability.
  • Update traceability matrix document as the test scenarios/use cases becomes available
  • Build regression test suite for future testing
  • Monitor and review whether fixed defects are re-tested

Requirements

  • Analytical Ability - Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Communication Skills – Proven verbal and written skills
  • Interpersonal Skills – The ability to effectively communicate with collegues.

Qualifications

Must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident. Graduated from an Australian University in Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering or related degree. The applicant will be awarded $2,000 at the end of every 6 months as a bonus based on the applicant's performance. Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Software Developers, part-time or full-time Part-time and full-time roles available.

Do you want

  • industry experience that gives you a career advantage?
  • to work for a vibrant and growing company?
  • to work within a dynamic team using the latest technologies?
  • ongoing training and career opportunities?

Zetta is an ICT solutions provider specialising in Managed Services, Desktop Management and Application Packaging. Zetta has a track record for successful management and delivery of technically complex projects in diverse enterprise and government environments. People at Zetta love problem solving, are familiar the latest technologies and are regularly developing and applying solutions using best practice principles. Zetta is looking for a talented and career focused individual to join the team.

Zetta is recruiting for Software Developers to work on our wide range of development projects. This is your opportunity to join the Zetta Development team to work on the whole development life cycle for internal and client development projects.

The successful applicant will be involved in consulting, analysis, design, development, testing, maintenance, and support. The proportion of time spent on different phases will depend on the experience of the applicant.

Development Projects

  • Projects include web-based systems, APIs, automation, integration software, and desktop software.
  • As well as large and small internal projects to operate and support the Zetta businesses, our projects cover small business and large enterprise clients.
  • Technologies include Microsoft .Net, PHP, Python, IIS, Apache, MS SQL server, Postgres, and MySQL on Windows and Linux platforms.

Desired Skills

Successful applicants will have skills or experience in some or all of these areas:

  • Microsoft .Net Development
  • Web Development
  • API Development
  • Automation & Scripting
  • Database Administration
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal (Essential)

Education

  • Working towards relevant Bachelor/Postgraduate study
Closing Date: 2014-04-23 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-04-30 00:00:00.0]]>
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
ACS Foundation - Developer Scholarship - Sydney, NSW Who are we?

A market leading IT security firm with global customers is looking to recruit a graduate with interest and preferably skills in .Net development with strong MVC development skills.

They are located in the heart of the CBD in Sydney. This is a great place to work with cutting edge technology, fantastic projects and just an overall great team and work environment.

Requirements

The applicant would be working alongside people of outstanding capability. Simliarly the applicant will need to be proficient across a range of technologies used in web and application development which include the following technology:

  • C#
  • ASP.NET MVC
  • HTML CSS Javascript
  • SQL
  • An interest with IT security will be advantageous

The successful graduate will be assist in developing .NET applications to interface between a front end web GUI and some API exposed on backend devices.

The applicant will need to be a self starter and have to following directions from the architects and the project management team(s).

If you are a passionate developer and love what you do, this is a great place to work with an equally minded team.

Qualifications

Scholarship amount for 12 months full time is $36,000. Applicants must have graduated recently from a Computer Science or Information Systems / Information Technology degree from an Australian University, and should be prepared to enrol in a University Program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

To apply, click on "Apply now' and attach your cover letter (essential), CV, academic transcript and proof of residency.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Commonwealth Bank - Business Intelligence Report Developer Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

CBA Financial Operations is looking for a Business Intelligence Report Developer to join their Report Development and Support team. The candidate will be expected to bring technical knowledge of databases and business intelligence to combine with capability he/she will develop on the job in relation to the development work.

The business unit the role will be supporting is responsible for group-wide performance reporting. Type of engagements will be primarily reporting projects with some application development.

Develop and support business performance and financial reporting solutions in partnership with the team' clients, which support multiple divisions and business units, drive expected business outcomes and can be delivered in a timely and sustainable manner.

  • Provide timely and up-to-date business performance and financial information to the businesses to support decision-making.
  • Ensure adherence to development standards to ensure fit for purpose solutions delivered that are robust and where necessary scalable.
  • Assist in ongoing improvements and re-engineering of existing reporting systems.
  • Provide Production support in SQL Server, Teradata (SQL), MS Access and MS Excel (including VBA).
  • Create, execute and document tests, including integration and regression testing, to ensure solutions meet functional and system performance specifications.
  • Understand and interpret business requirements and translate into technical solutions.
  • Analyse production issues and enhancement requests to existing reports/ processes and specify changes
  • Develop a strong understanding of the end-to end reporting processes, including production critical path and dependencies on associated business processes, to identify gaps and opportunities for improvements and then specify changes
  • Perform ad-hoc complex extraction of data using SQL and data analysis from the Group Data Warehouse.
  • Provide data analysis services i.e. complex ad-hoc queries and root cause analysis
  • Comply with designed information completeness, accuracy and validity controls as provided.
  • Carry out ad hoc projects and tasks from time to time as required
  • Provide support and backup to other members of the Team.
  • Ensure compliance with information security and group wide assurance standards;
  • Identify and assess the risks that could prevent you from achieving the objectives of your role. Plan and execute risk mitigation procedures. On a regular basis, report and discuss the results of your risk management;

Requirements

  • Strong knowledge and experience using SQL Server, coding in SQL and writing stored procedures
  • Knowledge in the design and development of reports, analytics and dashboards
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel and Access (including VBA)
  • Business analysis capability
  • Excellent data analysis and root cause analysis capability
  • Experience working with a very large data warehouse environment.
  • Good understanding of Solution Delivery Lifecycle
  • (SDLC) methodologies, Change/Release Management,
  • Project Management and Service Delivery (ITIL)
  • Financial Services background desirable.
  • Ability to meet deadlines consistently
  • IT related qualification desirable.
  • The candidate should be able to work unsupervised, display business acumen, problem solving abilities and capability to deal with ambiguity
  • Exposure to Change Management, Benefit Management and/or Risk Management would be beneficial.
  • Active in social media and other technology trends would also be of benefit.

Qualifications

The candidate should be an undergraduate or postgraduate studying in Computer Science, IT or Information Systems. Would also suit a business student with strong technical skills, and should be prepared to enrol in a University Program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship.

The role will involve full-time work and expected that the student would need to scale back to part-time study or defer a semester.

Candidate is expected to display strong academic performance, and have a desire to add professional experience before graduation.

Role would suit a candidate looking to establish a career as a Business Analyst, Consultant or Architect.

Scholarship amount for undergraduates will be $16k and for grads will be $18k for 6 months.

Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship, if already graduated from an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Westpac - Business Analyst Scholarship - Sydney, NSW westpac logo

Westpac Australian Financial Services (AFS) is looking for a Business Analyst to join their Transformation & Delivery team. The candidate will be expected to bring knowledge attained from university study to combine with capability he/she will develop on the job.

The role will report directly to a Principal Business Analyst, performing functions in relation to delivery and prioritisation of projects within the payments domain. Additionally the individual will work closely with the AFS Business Analyst Community of Practice to assist implementation of BA Best Practice.

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Prepared to learn and perform Business Analysis tasks including Requirements Management, Process Modelling, System Context Level Diagrams and Business Case development.
  • Prepared to engage with payments domain IT subject matter experts.
  • Basic understanding of project delivery methodology and the role of a Business Analyst within projects.
  • Must have Strong Communication Skills - both written and spoken, as the role will require interfacing with customers and at times conducting presentations.

Desired Experience/Business Skills

  • The candidate should be able work unsupervised, display business acumen, problem solving abilities and capability to deal with ambiguity.
  • Study in areas such as Project Management, Business Process Management, Requirements Management, Change Management, Benefit Management, Risk Management or Business Analysis will be looked upon favourably.
  • Active in social media and other technology trends would also be of benefit.

Qualifications

The candidate should be an undergraduate or postgraduate studying a

  • Business degree majoring in Business Information Systems (or like subjects)
  • Computer Science or IT Degree
  • Combination of Business and IT degrees

The role will involve full-time work and expected that the student would need to scale back to part-time study or defer a semester.

Candidate is expected to display strong academic performance, and have a desire to add professional experience before graduation.

Role would suit a candidate looking to establish a career as a Business Analyst, Consultant or Architect.

Scholarship amount for undergraduates will be $24k and for 8 months.

Additionally, if applicant has already graduated they must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive to receive scholarship payments.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Commonwealth Bank - Technical Business Analyst Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

CBA Financial Operations is looking for a Technical Business Analyst to join their Business Analysis Centre of Excellence at their Parramatta office. The candidate will be expected to bring technical knowledge of databases to combine with capability he/she will develop on the job in relation to Business Analyst work.

The business unit the role will be supporting is responsible for group wide performance reporting. Type of engagements will be primarily reporting projects with some application development.

Requirements

  • Prepared to learn and perform Business Analysis tasks including Requirements Management, Process Modelling and Business Case development.
  • Will become experienced in project delivery methodology, specifically in the role of the Business Analyst.
  • Good knowledge of SQL
  • Experience with JIRA would be beneficial
  • Must have Strong Communication Skills - both written and spoken, as the role will require interfacing with customers and at times presentations.
  • The candidate should be able to work unsupervised, display business acumen, problem solving abilities and capability to deal with ambiguity.
  • Exposure to Change Management, Benefit Management and/or Risk Management would be beneficial.
  • Active in social media and other technology trends would also be of benefit.

Qualifications

The candidate should be an undergraduate or postgraduate studying in Computer Science, IT or Information Systems.

The role will involve full-time work and expected that the student would need to scale back to part time study or defer a semester.

Candidate is expected to display strong academic performance, and have a desire to add professional experience before graduation.

Role would suit a candidate looking at establish a career as a Technical Lead, Technical Manager or Architect.

Scholarship amount for undergraduates will be $16k and for grads will be $18k for 6 months.

Also the applicant must be prepared to enrol in a University program in order to receive scholarship payments if offered the scholarship, if already graduated from an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
Olikka - Technical Specialist Graduate Scholarship - Melbourne, VIC

Based in Melbourne, we are a Systems Integrator who custom design and deliver non cookie-cutter solutions to suit a wide range of customers using Microsoft and Citrix technologies.

As a graduate in our company we are able to provide you with the experience and knowledge that we have developed in Microsoft and Citrix implementations of infrastructure and management products.

Requirements:

  • An understanding of general IT infrastructure – directories, DNS, security, server/client architecture, remote access, virtualisation, storage, networking etc.
  • The ability to script will be very beneficial.
  • Any helpdesk experience will be preferred.
  • A strong communicator – Must be able to communicate the technical aspects of our solutions with our customers, project related information with our consultants, and participate in complex, but clear, conversations with Olikka team members.

Be Great. Be Different: As a graduate to Olikka we will help you to develop the skills you have learnt throughout your course and put it into real life experience. Your ideas and suggestions will be listened to and acted upon - we believe in our people and their abilities. We are agile, so we make decisions quickly, and implement good ideas fast.

People love working at Olikka: We are a young and dynamic team, who enjoy what we do and working together in a great team environment. We are all about collaboration and team work, there will always be someone happy to help you learn and develop your knowledge.

Qualifications

Scholarship amount for 12 months full time is $36,000. 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
IBM - Internships - All Around Australia and New Zealand

IBM Internships

At IBM, everything we do is geared around bringing innovation to life. From the PC, the memory chip and the calculator, to the Barcode, the games console chip and NASA technology that saw man land on the moon, we’ve been powering world – firsts for over 100 years.

As the world' largest consulting services company, operating in over 170 countries. We are championing efforts to combat climate change, making entire cities more sustainable, traffic flow more freely and helping consumers get more from mobile technology. We work with the most forward thinking clients, organisations and governments. So if you’re an ambitious undergraduate this is your chance to join a world leader.

At IBM you"ll gain knowledge and experience like nowhere else. We employ talented people in almost every area, in just about every country, so no matter where your talents and aspirations lie, it's not hard to find like-minded people who share your interests.

Whatever your question or training needs, you'll have some of the best brains in the business to consult: a worldwide collaboration of resources, experience and expertise that will help you achieve what you know you are capable of - and perhaps more than that.

What is an internship like at IBM?

On any of our programmes, you'll be challenged, supported and encouraged every day to realise your potential. It's not just working on world-class projects, with worthwhile, genuinely game changing outcomes. It's building the career you want and becoming the professional you aspire to be.

You will get great exposure to a global corporate environment working in a team of friendly professionals. We always look to build on any training and development you receive, and so whilst we cannot guarantee an automatic job at the end of your placement, we can guarantee that every high performer will be considered.

What type of intern programs do we have?

Interns are placed in IBM full time for 6 or 12 months and are selected based on current university performance, aptitude and potential. Part time internships may be considered depending on roles and availability.

We're looking for dynamic individuals studying IT/Computing and Business related courses to join our Program. Our internship roles can be across the following areas:

  • IT Consultants
  • IT Specialists
  • Marketing/Communications
  • Procurement
  • Supply Chain
  • Business Analyst
  • Human Resources
  • Business Operations
  • Project Management

Where are the roles based?

Sydney: CBD, St. Leonards, West Pennant Hills and Client site.

Melbourne: CBD, Southbank, Ballarat and Client site.

New Zealand: Auckland and Wellington

Other: Canberra, Bathurst, Adelaide and Brisbane.

Interested? To be eligible you must:

o Be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or permanent residency visa holder

o Be enrolled in a tertiary degree at a University in Australia or New Zealand

o Be prepared to defer your study and be available to work full time during your internship

o Have a strong academic record, i.e. credit average or above

o Less than 2 years relevant work experience

When do I need to apply by?

We have two intakes a year - January/February and June/July. Applications open in August each year and are hired on a first in, first serve basis so don’t miss out!

How do I apply?

Easy! Just make an on-line application via our websites ibm.com/employment/au/internships or for New Zealand ibm.com/employment/nz/internships. Please make sure you attach your Cover letter, resume and transcripts.

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT
IBM - Tivoli Support Intern - Perth, WA

Job description

Join IBM as an intern and work on real projects right from the get go. At IBM, we employ the best and brightest minds across a wide array of business areas, offering you the opportunity to start building a powerful network of contacts early on in your career. On top of that, you'll gain invaluable experience working in and across the world's largest technology and consulting company - collaborating with like-minded people to solve issues that affect our society.

The IBM Australia Development Lab (ADL) plays a key role in developing and supporting IBM software products. ADL has skilled technical teams in locations around Australia engaged in every facet of software product development and support. This creative talent continues to be a driving force in bringing new products to market and its support teams deliver to a world-class standard. ADL works closely with other IBM research and development sites, services and support teams around the world, often managing multi-cultural, global teams with assisting clients world-wide. ADL also has links to many of the top Australian universities and sponsors various collaborative activities at all levels.

Netcool Product Support Team consisting of 18 Engineers, 7 located in Perth, China, Japan and India. Core focus is the provision of technical post-sales support for customers during the Asia Pacific timezone.

Intern Support Role based in Perth encompassing the following:

  • Monitoring Incoming Problem queues
  • Review of problems for thoroughness of problem description and associated documentation, logs/files.
  • Escalation of issues within the team for focus
  • Problem Backlog Management (Reviewing existing issues and driving to closure through follow up with Clients, Development and Support Teams)
  • Entry Level Support Delivery
  • Management of Teams Tools
  • Miscellaneous other Support Activities
  • Ability to Communicate (Speak and write) in Japanese is highly desirable

To be eligible to apply:

  • You will be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident Visa holder
  • You will be enrolled in a relevant IT, Computer Science or Software Engineering tertiary degree at a University in Australia
  • You are prepared to defer your study and work full-time during your internship
  • You will be a strong academic performer with a minimum of a credit average or above
  • You will have no more than 2 years relevant work experience

IBM has always been committed first and foremost to its people. We believe true innovation is driven by diversity, so in order to uphold our reputation as an industry-leading enterprise, we rely on people from different backgrounds, different perspectives and different attitudes. So come on board and join us as we enter a new era for our industry – and our planet.

Apply directly via the following link:

https://jobs3.netmedia1.com/cp/faces/job_summary?job_id=SWG-0629646

More information on the IBM internship program:

http://www.ibm.com/employment/au/internships/aboutibm/

Required:

  • Working towards Bachelor's Degree
  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Intermediate

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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Sun, 29 Jun 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 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)

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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
StyleTread - Web Developer Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

StyleTread is an online retailer committed to delivering an exceptional shopping experience in Australia. StyleTread started their delivery shoes shopping experience in November 2010. The after sales support is where StyleTread has put in a lot of thought. StyleTread not only want the buying process to be fun and easy, but the delivery to be seamless, or as they say in this business "hassle free".

An opportunity exists for a Web Developer to join their development team in their Sydney Office.

Requirements

  • Some experience preferred as a front-end web developer using PHP MySQL, HTML5 and CSS
  • Ideally you have worked with LAMP setups, the ZEND framework and/or MVC
  • Template customisation for webshop systems like Magento, photoshop, AJAX knowledge and experience around XML APIs would be highly regarded
  • Outstanding attention to detail and highly accurate work ethics
  • Be enthusiastic about working with a company that values its employees

Qualifications

Successful candidate will be studying towards a 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.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
StyleTread - System Administrator Scholarship - Sydney, NSW

StyleTread is an online retailer committed to delivering an exceptional shopping experience in Australia. StyleTread started to delivery shoes shopping experience in November 2010. The after sales support is where StyleTread put in a lot of thought. StyleTread not only want the buying process to be fun and easy, but the delivery to be seamless, or as they say in this business "hassle free".

An opportunity exist for a System Administrator to join their development team in their Sydney Office.

Requirements

  • Amazon AWS / E3 cluster setups
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows
  • Experience with Linux
  • Database configuration
  • Exposure to VPNs
  • Outstanding attention to detail and highly accurate work ethics
  • Enthusiastic about working with a company that values its employees

Qualifications

Successful candidate will be studying towards a 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.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT
StyleTread - Microsoft Dynamix Navision Administrator/Developer - Sydney, NSW

StyleTread is an online retailer committed to delivering an exceptional shopping experience in Australia. StyleTread started to delivery shoes shopping experience in November 2010. The after sales support is where StyleTread put in a lot of thought. StyleTread not only want the buying process to be fun and easy, but the delivery to be seamless, or as they say in this business "hassle free".

An opportunity exist for a Microsoft Dynamic Navision Administrator/Developer to join their development team in their Sydney Office.

Requirements

  • .net programming experience
  • Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) and database configuration (MS-SQL)
  • Experience with Nav classic and 2008 RTC
  • Outstanding attention to detail and highly accurate work ethics
  • Enthusiastic about working with a company that values its employees

Qualifications

Successful candidate will be studying towards or have graduated with a 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.

Closing Date: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 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: 2014-04-25 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2014-05-02 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT