ACS Foundation Scholarship feeds http://www.acsfoundation.com.au ACS Foundation Scholarship feeds Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:20:33 GMT IMWT(In Marketing We Trust) - Data, Analytics and SEO internship - Melbourne, VIC 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

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: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
CountryNet Software - Front End Developer Internship - Tuggerah, NSW Job Description

Exciting greenfield development – Software as a Service (SaaS) school management software. Latest web technologies and located in NSW Central Coast.

CountryNet Software is a leading Australian developer of school management software in a Software as a Service model, based in Tuggerah Business Park on the NSW Central Coast. We are seeking a front-end developer who can contribute strongly to our small, energetic team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing company using the latest technologies such as:

  • Single Page Application (SPA), Web API, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript (Angular.js)

Any previous exposure to AngularJs would be favourable, but knowledge of vanilla Javascript or other frameworks like backbone.js or ember.js is also a bonus.

The role will include front-end software design, development, code-review and testing in an agile framework.

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Applicants must have strong Javascript, HTML5 and CSS3 knowledge.
  • Strong communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Attention to detail
  • Desire to learn and to strive for excellence in programming

Knowledge in any or all of the following:

  • Angular Js
  • Vanilla Javascript
  • Backbone.Js
  • Ember.Js

Qualifications

Must have graduated or is completing their final year at an Australian University in Computer Science, IT, Information Systems or related degree with coverage in Programming.

The Scholarship amounts to $32k for undergraduate students and $36k for postgraduate students tax free, which will be paid fortnightly over the 12 month period.

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

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
ACS - IT Support Analyst Scholarship Role - Sydney, NSW Role Description

The ICT Support Analyst is an important member of the ICT Team providing first class support to internal customers and supporting most corporate systems. Support within the ACS consists of an externally managed service desk and the internal level 3 support professionals. Who working together are responsible for supporting around 80 internal customers across 8 offices in Australia. The 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, and COMMUNICATES well with people. They will enjoy the daily interaction with customers and will work well, with both our externally managed service desk and the internal IT team. They will provide timely updates in a highly professional manner and strive on a daily basis to provide the upmost quality of support to their customers.

This individual will go above and beyond and will delight their customers at every opportunity.

Dimensions

  • Face of the ACS 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 Infrastructure Systems Administrator. The IT Helpdesk Analyst will also work closely with our external service desk provider and take instruction from ACS IT team members as required.

Responsibilities

  • Provide an on the ground IT support for tickets referred from our externally managed service desk. Logging tickets within Remedy and providing initial fault diagnosis for any “tap on the shoulder” support requests. Liaise with customers throughout, to ensure satisfactory resolution of support requests;
  • Administration and support of users within Active Directory, O365, Skype For Business, SharePoint and other systems;
  • Assist with VOIP based Telephony System, including first and second Level Support and escalations to vendor as required;
  • Run and/or assist with organisation wide Video Conferences and adhoc meetings including but not limited to, setup of contents, preparation of conference rooms, testing and Live Broadcast;
  • Setup of new hardware, installation and setup of software such as Office and ACS applications as required. Staff induction for ACS applications.
  • Manage and audit ACS IT Assets

Qualifications

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

Experience

  • Experience in PC Hardware configuration;
  • Some knowledge supporting corporate LANs and trouble shooting conectivity issues, PC operating systems and desktop software;
  • Previous exposure with Windows Server and administration of a LAN environment would be highly desirable;
  • Experience with asset management
  • Familiarities with web authoring tools, HTML and Java.

Specific Skills

  • Applicant MUST have a high level of communication and interpersonal skills in a ICT support context;
  • Problem solving and analytical skills;
  • Report writing;
  • Ability to prioritise and control workload.

Scholarship amount for 3 months full time is $8,000 and $4,000 for part time. Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents and must be studying an IT degree from an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
BMT Quantity Surveying - Intern Software Developer - Newcastle, NSW Job Description

BMT Tax Depreciation, a highly innovative organisation, focused on providing high quality, timely data to our customers within the property sector, is seeking out some new talent to disrupt the software development team. This role will offer a university student development experience across a number of new and exciting applications. If you"re an enthusiastic student with a strong passion to make things better through technology, we encourage you to apply.

Required Skills/Knowledge

Working in the software development team, it is a requirement that you have a sound understanding of OOP, ideally utilising the C# programming language with ASP.NET. A good working knowledge of SQL, including database design and development / reporting. Fluency in web development - HTML CSS, and JavaScript and Web Services. Exposure to automated testing would also be beneficial. All members of this team are required to contribute to development of appropriate system documentation.

Desired Experience

The Software development intern will need to have the ability to work well within a team environment, to work under deadlines, and communicate effectively with the business.

Qualifications - Must be currently enrolled into an Australian University Degree (I.E. Bachelors, Masters)

Later stages of software development related degree

  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Information Technology

This role is suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students, receiving a scholarship value of $32,000 and $36,000 respectively. This role is available as a full time and a part time position.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Envisage Software Solutions - Software Developer Scholarship - West Gosford, NSW WHO WE ARE

Envisage Software Solutions is a Microsoft Dynamics ISV that specializes in developing customized third party solutions for Dynamics GP.

Our goal is to enable your business to streamline its operation and improve its performance. To this end, we provide a number of industry leading add-in products that enable Dynamics GP to work faster, smarter and simpler.

This is a temporary full time role for a period of 3 months with a possible extension with Envisage Software solutions to be started ASAP! The intern with strong programming skills would be developing and extending the functionality of the company' ERP application. Develop new application for both desktop and mobile space. Provide application support to international customers.

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Programming knowledge of C# or VB.NET
  • Database experience i.e. MSSQL or similar
  • Good verbal communication and email skills

Desired Experience/Skills

  • Cordova or Xamarin experience is a bonus.

Qualifications

Currently enrolled in a Computer Science/Engineering degree at an Australian University preferably near West Gosford.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Fast Track Communications - Telecommunications Engineer Intern - Sydney, NSW Job Description

Initially commencing your role on our support desk, you will learn our Fast Track Communications processes and procedures for dealing with our customer support and Level 1 engineering requests. Our primary products and services are real time voice and video applications; focused on Mitel and Zultys voice products and LifeSize video conferencing. Part of your role will be learning, and then working with, these voice & video systems, with a view to progressively developing a deeper level of skills in each product.

Day to Day responsibilities

  • The tasks for this role would include but would not be limited to the following:
  • Answer the Support line and monitor the Support and Service email addresses
  • Raise a job for the customer reported problem / request
  • Provide level 1 support to resolve the problem if possible. If the problem cannot be resolved assign an engineer.
  • Provide the raised job details to the customer
  • Create an entry in the calendar for the engineer providing full details and attaching any documents provided by the customer
  • Once notified by the engineer that the job has been completed, update the job details and invoice the customer if appropriate
  • Ensure invoicing is completed once jobs are resolved and if jobs are outstanding at the end of the month roll into the next month
  • Monitor the jobs regularly to ensure they are being completed and customers are being notified
  • For service jobs co-ordinate contractors to complete works as required
  • Place and/ or track orders with vendors as required
  • Schedule engineer' time if requested by project manager
  • Ensure engineers are creating calendar entries for the work they are doing
  • Schedule upgrades with customers and engineers for Mitel and Zultys systems as required

Required Skills/Knowledge

General:

  • Good communication skills – both written and spoken

Technical:

  • IP networking understanding and background Web RTC
  • Understands or has worked with SIP protocols Any VOIP experience would be preferential
  • Previous experience in a Desktop Admin Support or Technical “on-site” role would be preferential

Desired Skills

  • Enjoys working as part of a team
  • Enjoys dealing with customers
  • Can manage numerous tasks at once
  • Willing and eager to learn about new technologies
  • An ability to make decisions quickly
  • Enjoys resolving issues – both technical and customer facing
  • Can follow instructions and procedures
  • Can ask for help when required
  • Flexible “can-do” approach
  • Desire to improve personally and professionally
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure on customer' premises

Qualifications

Applicants must be a final year undergraduate studying Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science / Engineering at an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
City Of Whittlesea - IT Service Desk Intern - Melbourne, VIC WHAT WE DO

We provide community services and facilities, and are also responsible for making and enforcing local laws.

Our organisation is responsible for some key areas such as:

  • providing many services and supporting community services
  • protecting the cleanliness and safety of the community
  • preventing pollution, noise and disease.-planning for the future of community and what services will be needed
  • representing our area to other governments, to tourists and overseas visitors

ACCOUNTABILITY & EXTENT OF AUTHORITY:

  • Take actions necessary to resolve reported and identified issues within the constraints of agreed policies and procedures.
  • Manage own resource utilisation within an agreed work schedule.
  • Apply technical expertise to the instruction of IT Customers & IT Staff.
  • Escalation and recommendation of reported and identified issues where the required outcome is in conflict with agreed policies and procedures.

JUDGEMENT & DECISION MAKING:

  • Problem solving through the application of specialist technical knowledge, or knowledge based on experience.
  • Problem solving through targeted research into problems of a complex, technical nature, which are not related to previous experience [such as unknown issues and the introduction of new technologies].
  • Recommendation on the use of third party expertise.
  • Recommendation of new technologies based on agreed customer requirements.
  • Application of appropriate policies and procedures.

SPECIALIST SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:

  • Knowledge of personal computers and peripherals.
  • The ability to analyse user requirements and participate in the development and enhancement of personal computer applications and system software.

MANAGEMENT SKILLS:

  • Organise and plan day to day work to achieve set objectives efficiently within the available resources and timetable.
  • Set daily or weekly priorities.
  • Assist staff in matters relating to performance, skills enhancement, technological advances and other matters as required in relation to all computer usage.

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:

  • High standard of oral and written communication skills.
  • Communicate on technical matters at an industry standard with other internal and external IT professionals.
  • Communicate on technical matters in a manner that is non-threatening and easily understood by customers with varying levels of technical competence.
  • Liaise with customers at all levels of the organisation' hierarchy.
  • Negotiate the timing and delivery of solutions
  • Transfer knowledge relating to the general operation of desktop software, printing and file storage to customers of the IT Department.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be enrolled in their penultimate year of an Undergraduate degree at an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Metisc - Junior Software Developer - Perth, WA Metisc provides software and integration services in consumer, corporate, government, education and small to medium businesses with focus in Microsoft Dynamics 365/CRM Solutions.

Metisc is offering an ACS Foundation Work Integrated Learning internship to a passionate developer who wishes to learn in a vibrant team environment that focuses on quality development and reusability to meet the company' goals. Working primarily as part of the software development team, you will be working on the latest Microsoft Dynamics 365 platform in an Agile environment.

You will be given exposure to the following tools and technologies:

  • Microsoft Dynamics 365 development and customisation
  • Programming using C# (.NET/Visual Studio), PHP, HTML, XML, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, CSS , Java, T-SQL
  • Web Portal projects using PHP, Joomla CMS, HTML5 and CSS3, WordPress, Magento or Drupal
  • Working with Web Services and SOAP/REST/JSON

To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate:

  • Software Development and debugging skills
  • Interest in software development process and software lifecycle
  • Good coding skills – .NET, PHP, or in one or more of those mentioned above

Desired Skills:

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

You must be studying toward a recognised qualification in Information Technology / Information Systems in an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Illuminance - Software Developer - Perth, WA Illuminance Solutions is a Perth based company specialising in IT efficiency, business process improvement, customer relationship management (CRM) and content / document management solutions and services. Their primary client industry includes government departments, mining and energy, not for profit organisation and professional services.

This is a great opportunity for an energetic and dynamic individual to join their growing team. Illuminance Solutions is committed to mentoring the right student through a customised learning path tailored to your personality and career objectives.

This role will give you a solid grasp of project life cycles, enhance your technical skills, develop customer handling skills and project delivery skills.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with industry products, apply your knowledge, and further learning of applications - Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft SharePoint
  • Support project team in development and system customisations
  • Prepare business requirement and system documentation
  • Communicate problem resolution to internal team and Illuminance customers

Required Skills:

  • Understanding of entity relationship
  • Solid analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication to establish effective working relationships
  • Strong understanding in C#, Java or other object-oriented programming
  • Proven SQL knowledge and experience
  • Knowledge of data structure

Desirable skills:

  • Web programming skills such as ASP.Net, XML, HTML and JavaScript
  • Business Analysis skills
  • Working knowledge of UML

You must be studying toward a recognised qualification in Information Technology / Information Systems in an Australian University

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Empired - Software Engineer - 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
  • Working knowledge of Unity (desirable)

You must be studying toward a recognised qualification in Information Technology / Information Systems at an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Deloitte - Specialist Data Analyst - Internship - Perth, WA Deloitte is the world' largest Professional Services firm, with over 225,000 employees across 725 offices, operating in over 150 countries and territories. The Perth Deloitte office operates a diverse and integrated set of services across Tax, Assurance, Consulting, Financial Advisory and Risk Advisory services. Our clients range from large Energy and Resources companies, all the way through to private clients and the public sector. Deloitte prides itself on Making and Impact that Matters for its clients, people and the community, and encourages its employees to find and follow their purpose both professionally and personally.

The Risk Advisory team at Deloitte helps clients identify, manage and elevate their preparedness for risk, driving the risk agenda across key areas of the Australian economy. We work with our clients to offer insights and perspective on pivotal issues that impact risk across information technology, fraud protection, bribery and corruption, workplace health and safety, business continuity management, security and resilience, project risk, contract risk, major capital projects, operational risks and more. Focusing on the biggest risks to organisations, you will be part of a team that brings skills in data sourcing, analytics methods and tools and visual communication. You will work with clients and Partners across Risk Advisory and the firm to deal with a range of current and emerging risk related issues.

The Autism Academy for Software Quality Assurance (AASQA) at Curtin University is an Australian social innovation initiative with the vision of harnessing the special talents of people with autism spectrum for the collective benefit of these individuals, the industry and the wider community. The mission of the AASQA is to enable individuals with autism spectrum to leverage their unique talents through outreach, training and educating, and graduate programs, so as to create pathways from schools to valued, long-term employment; whilst addressing the business needs of the Australian ICT industry facing challenges in attracting and retaining software and quality assurance testers within the sector

Deloitte, the ACS Foundation and AASQA are in partnership to support this unique Specialist ACS Foundation WIL scholarships for undergraduates with autism spectrum and related conditions. The working environment will be inclusive by investigating and accommodating the individual needs of the interns in terms of their working conditions prior to and during their employment.

Deloitte encourage innovative thinking to create solutions that meet the clients" challenges. You will be provided with resources and opportunities to drive your own career and reach your full potential. The result is a progressive, forward-thinking firm where ideas and opinions are valued.

Role Responsibilities include:

Problem-solving

  • Liaise with key stakeholders and clients to understand complex risk issues affecting clients
  • Design analytical solutions in response to critical client risk challenges
  • Identify and evaluate organisational risks and recommend optimal process and system changes to better manage future risk.

Analytics

  • Identify data to be collected from financial systems and other related data sources
  • Assess and determine the techniques and tools to be used in collection, analysis and communication for a project
  • Apply selected analytical techniques and tools to achieve project outcomes, including:
  • Evaluate the reliability and utility of source information
  • Query and mine high performance relational databases to discover transaction patterns, uncover anomalies and filter for targeted information
  • Provide robust data analysis, reporting and data visualisation through a variety of technologies
  • Contribute to and manage the analysis and interpretation of data insight to relevant communications to explain the value of the work completed; to both clients and other Deloitte team members

Business Development and Project Management

  • Contribute to proposal development with Account Directors and Partners
  • Work with Partners and Account Directors to manage projects

Skills Requirements:

  • Currently undertaking a Bachelor degree or higher qualification in Engineering, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Physics, IT, Computer Science, Commerce or equivalent field(s)
  • Experience in visual communication of analysis
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient technical skills in SQL as well as coding solutions using other programming languages (e.g. Python, R, .Net, Perl, VBA)
  • Knowledge in extracting, receiving, transforming, loading, validating and analysing large set of electronic data (ETL processes)
  • Strong attention to detail and thoroughness in following systems and procedures
  • Good time management and project management skills
  • An awareness of the appropriateness of applying rules-based analytics and data driven analytics
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Structured problem solving skills.

To be successful in this role, you will ideally be able to demonstrate:

  • Active Listener
  • Positive and passionate to do your best
  • Seeks and acts on constructive feedback
  • Self-driven, accountable and takes ownership
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Makes good judgement through analysis and applies common sense when taking actions or making decisions
  • Solution minded and able to overcome obstacles and persist to completion
  • Risk aware
  • Willing to ask questions and escalate problems where appropriate

Undergraduates or postgraduates on the autism spectrum and related conditions are welcome to apply for this internship opportunity.

We request applicants to include at least one of these documents in the application as proof of formal diagnosis.

  • The original diagnosis report
  • Letter of confirmation from the doctor
  • Letter of confirmation from the Local Area Coordinator
Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Deloitte - Specialist Test Analyst - Internship - Perth, WA Deloitte is the world' largest Professional Services firm, with over 225,000 employees across 725 offices, operating in over 150 countries and territories. The Perth Deloitte office operates a diverse and integrated set of services across Tax, Assurance, Consulting, Financial Advisory and Risk Advisory services. Our clients range from large Energy and Resources companies, all the way through to private clients and the public sector. Deloitte prides itself on Making and Impact that Matters for its clients, people and the community, and encourages its employees to find and follow their purpose both professionally and personally.

The IT Project Delivery team in Deloitte is responsible for the management of IT programs, the rapid delivery of IT projects, and the standards for IT project delivery. As the Specialist Tester, you will be accountable for end-to-end testing processes and will work closely with Project Managers / Build Leads to assure the quality of technology to be implemented across the organisation. The role will require you to leverage best practices in testing approaches to improve the efficiency of the test process and ensure successful test execution of projects.

The Autism Academy for Software Quality Assurance (AASQA) at Curtin University is an Australian social innovation initiative with the vision of harnessing the special talents of people with autism spectrum for the collective benefit of these individuals, the industry and the wider community. The mission of the AASQA is to enable individuals with autism spectrum to leverage their unique talents through outreach, training and educating, and graduate programs, so as to create pathways from schools to valued, long-term employment; whilst addressing the business needs of the Australian ICT industry facing challenges in attracting and retaining software and quality assurance testers within the sector.

Deloitte, the ACS Foundation and AASQA are in partnership to support this unique Specialist ACS Foundation WIL scholarships for undergraduates with autism spectrum and related conditions. The working environment will be inclusive by investigating and accommodating the individual needs of the interns in terms of their working conditions prior to and during their employment.

Role Responsibilities include:

  • Plan test schedules or strategies in accordance with project scope or delivery dates
  • Work closely with the project team to ensure that all testing activities occur in a timely fashion and to the level of quality demanded by the governing standards and business requirements
  • Review software documentation to ensure technical accuracy, compliance, completeness, or to mitigate risks
  • Work with the Project Manager in designing and ensuring overall integrity of the testing strategy ? Ensure that test acceptance criteria are well understood, documented and achieved
  • Design and develop test plans, scripts and tools using the detailed business requirements document provided by the business analysts
  • Assess and revise test sequence and scope based upon test results and / or changes in product design
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts and track successes
  • Ensure that component, system and documentation testing is coordinated with the appropriate technical groups and release management
  • Ensure that testing is performed in both the QA and/or contingency / backup environments

Skills Requirements:

  • Detailed knowledge of systems testing strategies and plans and how they align to project delivery methodologies
  • Understanding of testing methods on both ‘traditional waterfall’ and agile projects
  • Strong understanding of one or more querying languages, such as SQL, as well as programming languages like PHP, .NET or JavaStrong problem solving skills
  • Ability to work across multiple and concurrent projects to oversee the execution of testing strategies and plans
  • Experience and knowledge working with industry standard test tools (e.g. requirements and test management)
  • Attention to detail and a logical approach to problem solving

To be successful in this role, you will ideally be able to demonstrate:

  • Active Listener
  • Positive and passionate to do your best
  • Seeks and acts on constructive feedback
  • Self-driven, accountable and takes ownership
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Makes good judgement through analysis and applies common sense when taking actions or making decisions
  • Solution minded and able to overcome obstacles and persist to completion
  • Risk aware
  • Willing to ask questions and escalate problems where appropriate

Undergraduates or postgraduates on the autism spectrum and related conditions are welcome to apply for this internship opportunity

We request applicants to include at least one of these documents in the application as proof of formal diagnosis.

  • The original diagnosis report
  • Letter of confirmation from the doctor
  • Letter of confirmation from the Local Area Coordinator

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Advanced Spatial Technologies - Digital Marketing - Perth, WA Advanced Spatial technologies (ASt) is a Facilities and Property software technology Solution provider of Integrated Workplace Management Solutions (IWMS),Computer-Aided Facility Management systems (CAFM) and Autodesk AEC solutions that help professionals deliver better customer service, significantly reduce costs, and improve the productivity of their entire organisation.

We are seeking a skilled and creative individual to manage AsT' marketing and assist the sales department with producing incredible, high-quality, imaginative campaigns! We need a dedicated, reliable and professionally minded individual who is looking to expand their marketing skill set in an IT environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop, manage and analyse online and offline marketing communications
  • Present initiatives in strengthening the AsT brand through thorough implementation of new media solutions
  • Create and maintain print and digital content
  • Assist the Sales and IT department with ongoing project work and other general administrative tasks as required

Technical Skills

  • Knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Advanced use of MS Office
  • Understanding of social media marketing

To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate:

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
  • Energetic, team oriented player
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and to communicate effectively
  • Demonstrate initiative and ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

You must be studying toward a recognised qualification in Communication, Marketing or Information Technology / Information Systems at an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
TCS - Test Analyst - Sydney, NSW Position Objectives:

1. Ability to quickly learn from scratch

2. Adapt to new work environment

3. Gain new skills using cutting edge technologies

4. Solve problems in an effective / creative manner

Key Relationships:

1. Liaise with Test Manager

2. Work closely with Test Lead

3. Hands on with existing Performance Test Analysts / Engineers

Key Responsibilities:
The associate is responsible for:
  • Understanding the test requirements from the business and create test scenarios
  • Collaborate with existing senior members of the team to have scenarious reviewed and approved
  • Carry out test execution and work closely with senior members in ensuring the results are in alignment with the expected values
  • Learn new test tools and processes and implement the learning on the job.
Key Performance Indicators:
  • Phase wise learning / contribution to test delivery as per designated plan
  • Level of pro-activeness
  • Commitment
Position Specification:
  • Must be enrolled in a technical degree preferably Computer Science at an Australian University with interest in scripting /coding
  • Good analytical and research skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • A commitment to professional learning and self-development
Interpersonal Skills:
  • Effective team player
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Accept constructive feedback
  • Interact with with multiple teams from different cultures and regions
Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
TCS - Automation Test Analyst - Sydney, NSW Position Objectives:

Automation Engineer is responsible to lead automation practices ensuring utmost quality standards for the software products being developed for our customers.

Key Relationships:

Automation Engineer would need to maintain relationships with Client Manager, Business Analysts, Development team & other agile scrum teams.

Key Responsibilities:

The Automation Engineer is responsible for:

  • Working as a part of fast paced agile scrum teams ensuring quality standards in continuous integration environment.
  • Developing manual & automation test cases for business requirements.
  • Implementing the best practices of Automation using programming language techniques.
  • Performing various types of testing involving Analytics, Accessibility, Mobility, Cross Browser & Cross Platform testing.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Ensuring zero defect delivery with defect prevention & detection techniques.
  • Ensuring on-time delivery by leveraging early automation.
  • Implementing the best practices & widely reusable processes for software testing.

Position Specification:

Qualifications, Experience & Specialist Skills:

The Automation Engineer possesses:

  • Must be enrolled in a degree in Computer Science at an Australian University
  • Assignments/Hands-on during degree course on Programming.
  • Knowledge and skills pertaining to the discipline of a software programmer.
  • Skills to implement Object Oriented concepts into automation code development.

Management Skills:

The Automation Engineer must be able to:

  • Coordinate with delivery team and stakeholders to interpret the business requirements & establish Software testing goals.
  • Accomplish on-time delivery of business requirements from Software Testing perspective.

Interpersonal Skills:

The Automation Engineer must be able to:

  • Show positive attitude
  • Have self-confidence
  • Work as a Team player
  • Show constant willingness to learn.
Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Agilent - Test Software Engineering Intern - Mulgrave, VIC Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek –– so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

Agilent Technologies is the global leader in Test and Measurement technology. Employing over 19,000 people worldwide, we deliver innovative technologies, solutions and services across the communications, electronics and life sciences industries.

We set high standards. Our people are committed to innovation in ideas, contribution to success, trust, respect and teamwork in partnering together and uncompromising integrity that sustains success.

Intern - What' in it for you !

Learn what it takes to be part of a world class software and hardware development team, with customers in Europe, Asia and North America, Agilent' R&D team in Melbourne has what it takes to develop products for the global market. We also have extensive experience working with interns. We partner with the Australian Computing Society Foundation in delivering a program that ensures your professional and personal development, bringing you real-world experience to set you on a pathway for success in your chosen career.

You will be an integral member of a project team supporting our Research and Development strategy that delivers innovative hi-tech solutions to our customers. Work with a global team of world class software developers to deliver leading edge Instrument measurement solutions to the global market.

We have a number of 12 month Test Software Development positions in our R&D group within our Molecular and Atomic Spectroscopy business. Details are outlined below:


Test Software Engineering Internship:

Work as an integral member of a Software development team to deliver critical components or releases to NPD (New Product Development) project and ultimately the market. Make use of various test methods to ensure that quality standards are maintained throughout the Software Development Lifecycle.

Specific tasks may include:

• designing and developing test cases to match software development requirements
• running and writing regression tests of Agilent products using an automated environment
• use version control tools to manage code versions, and defect tracking to track quality
• troubleshooting problems, and working with senior developers/testers to help identify root causes

Key skills:

• C# / Javascript / html5 /css / Selenium (highly regarded)
• Cucumber / Typescript / Continuous integration (advantageous)
• software version control, product lifecycle, software quality
• good verbal and written communication skills, self motivated and self directing
• completion of at least second year of Bachelors degree majoring in Software Engineering / Computer Science

When applying, please ensure you include your current results. It is expected that interns would commence during January 2017. Please note that the salary is paid via a Scholarship arrangement and is not subject to tax.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
IBM - 2017 GBS Business Internship - Perth, WA Job Description

2017 GBS Business Internship- Perth

IBM is the world's largest Business Consulting, Technology and Services Company. Completing an Internship at IBM will give you practical, on-the-job experience. You get great exposure to a global corporate environment working in a team of friendly professionals. IBM has an Australian wide Intern Network that provides opportunities to network, meet executives and participate in social events.

This job ad consists of multiple business internship positions that sit within our Consulting Business. They are 12 months full time based in Perth.

Start Dates: January/February & June/July
Duration: 12 months Full Time
Location: Perth

Area of Study Preferred:
-Bachelor of Business/Commerce/Marketing/ Human Resources/ Economics
Types of Internships:
- Business Internships

To be eligible to apply:
- You will be an Australian Citizen
- You will be enrolled in a relevant Business/Commerce degree at a University in Australia (undergrad/Master's level)
- You will be a strong academic performer with a minimum of a credit average
- You will have no more than 2 years full-time relevant work experience

To apply:
-Upload your CV, cover letter, academic transcript and your Right to Work document (AU/NZ passport, citizenship/birth certificate and photo identification)

• All applicants are required to check their email ID (1) business day after applying online to undergo an IPAT test. (MANDATORY TEST) Instructions for the test will be outlined in the email. 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.

Click here to apply.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
NECA - Business Development Systems Intern - St Leonards, NSW Role description

The intern will deliver day-to-day hands-on dedicated support to the association' various online marketing & business development processes, around the website, intranet, e-communications, media distribution & tracking, and social media (including SEO support) It is a pro-active delivery-based role using 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- especially websites.
  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 & 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.

Qualifications

Our preference is for someone with an interest in the way technology can help a not-for-profit organisation. This is not a creative marketing role. So someone with an IT, research and/or business focus from an Australian University would be best suited.

This is a part time role- up to 2.5 days per week for 12 months, scholarship amount $16,000 tax free. However, a combination of part time during term time and full time during holidays would work for us.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
NIB Health Funds Limited - IT Developer Internship - Newcastle, NSW What you do and why you do it

The IT Intern is responsible to learn art of development, operations, delivery and support of modern software applications and infrastructure. They work closely with a variety of IT roles within the nib IT Group and other disciplines in cross-functional teams to deliver fully functional systems supporting a range of business needs.

Key responsibilities

Application Analysis and Development:

  • By pairing with Software Developers, undertake analysis and development of nib applications in line with nib development methodology and best practice (back-end and front-end).
  • Work closely with BAs, Designers, Software Developers, QEs and DevOps as part of cross-functional teams, to understand application requirements, participate in designs of applications and implementing those designs.
  • Assist in developing appropriate design documentation for stakeholder sign-off.
  • Where practical, automate the testing of applications including unit testing and integration/UI testing.

Release Management:

  • Supporting Software Developers and ITOperations in preparation of production releases as required.

Production Support:

  • Rectify production issues in a timely manner in accordance with system SLAs.
  • Contribute to development of appropriate system documentation to ensure all team members can support all production systems

WHS responsibility

  • Implement and comply with the nib WHS Management System.
  • Take reasonable care for own health and safety as well as the safety of others at the place of work.

Compliance

  • Meet obligations required for the compliance category of this position.

Desired Attributes:

  • Able to produce written documents clearly, concisely, grammatically correct and containing information necessary to achieve their purpose
  • Approaches work in an organised and systematic manner, effectively managing tasks, information and requests
  • Effectively apply specialised knowledge and skills to perform work tasks
  • Able to embrace change in a positive way and maintain open communication channels

Key technical and personal competences:

  • Interest in some of the following aspects of IT discipline:
    • Developing web/mobile applications
    • Developing software systems
    • Developing software tools
    • Networking and System administration
    • Strong interest in new technologies and trends
  • Exposure to some of the commercially used development technologies, eg:
    • # .NET
    • C, C++
    • Java
    • JavaScript, HTML and CSS
    • Ruby
    • Puppet, Chef
    • Python
    • PowerShell
    • Objective C, Swift
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Eager to learn and willing to be coached
  • Willing to take ownership but also to ask for help when needed.

Qualifications

Applicants must be in the process of completing an IT degree at an Australian university.

In addition, experience with any of the following would assist the person in this position:

  • Commercial development and/or system management/support experience
  • Use of source control tools
  • Some understanding of modern web/mobile application development patterns like: responsive design, multi-browser/multi-device support
  • Some understanding or exposure to Continuous Integration and Delivery concepts
  • Some understanding or exposure to agile development principles
  • Increasing importance of design in software development
Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Intradata Pty Ltd - Application Developer Intern - Newcastle, NSW Role Description

Application programming and related development activities for project and support activities performed by Intradata. This will include work on internal systems and on systems/projects for Intradata customers.

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Strong Communication Skills - both written and spoken
  • Ability to work in a team and under self-direction.
  • University or commercial experience in Web based database system development.
  • Good knowledge of the following programming languages: C#.Net, PHP, HTML, Javascript and SQL.
  • Previous work experience in an IT related role, on a part time or full time basis.

Desired Experience/Skills

  • Familiarity with Microsoft cloud based services such as OneDrive, Office 365 and SharePoint Online.
  • Experience with Web based development frameworks in the PHP and .Net space.
  • Experience with other current and mainstream IT technologies.
  • Systems analysis and design experience.
  • Experience with small project management.
  • Involvement with community/voluntary activities or organisations.

Qualifications

Must be in second year or later of a relevant tertiary degree program e.g. Computer Science, Information Technology at an Australian University.

Closing Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 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 in an Australian Univeristy

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: 2017-01-27 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-03 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT
NECA - Business Development Systems Scholarship Role - South Melbourne, VIC 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' website front & back-end, various online marketing and business development processes. 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. Worked with Microsoft word, excel, outlook on a basic level

3. A good attention to detail.

4. An ability to do basic research.

5. An appreciation of deadlines.

6. A preparedness to ask for help when needed.

7. An advantage to a potential candidate would be previous knowledge and/or experience in a CRM system such as Aptify and/or knowledge in Swift Digital or another digital marketing platform.

8. Fundamental knowledge of HTML/CSS/JavaScript/jQuery/PHP would be of great use

9. An interest in emerging web technologies

10. A fundamental understanding of any relational database management system is not required but would be an advantage

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 those with an IT, research and/or business focus.

Qualifications

Successful candidate must be enrolled in a degree at an Australian University in ICT/IT, Business or Marketing related field and must have one year of study remaining.

This is a part time role- 3 days per week for 12 months, scholarship amount $16,000 tax free.

Closing Date: 2017-02-10 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-17 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Agilent - Software Engineer Internship - Mulgrave, VIC Agilent is a global leader in life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. The company provides laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise, enabling customers to gain the insights they seek. Agilent' expertise and trusted collaboration give them the highest confidence in our solutions

Agilent focuses its expertise on six key markets, where we help our customers achieve their goals:

Food: Agilent helps ensure that our global food supply is free of contaminants—whether chemical, viral, bacterial or microbiological. Our customers include government regulators and labs that control food safety, as well as private companies that produce, package and sell food to the public.

Environmental and Forensics: From pesticides to pharmaceutical residues to trace metals, we provide fast, accurate and sensitive methods for monitoring contaminants affecting quality of life. Agilent solutions also play an important role in law enforcement by providing robust tools and instruments to analyse and verify evidence at trial, and keeping the world' top-performing athletes honest.

Pharmaceutical: Our solutions provide precise answers for every segment of the pharmaceutical industry, from disease research and drug discovery to drug development, manufacturing and quality control.

Diagnostics: Our solutions help pathology laboratories deliver fast, accurate information to the doctors, hospitals and medical centers they serve.

Chemical and Energy: Our solutions help customers maximize their production and predict failures in their refineries before they happen.

Research: Most life sciences and diagnostics research is done at top-tier universities, with funding from governments around the world. Agilent is helping these researchers learn more about cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, Alzheimer', Parkinson', autism and other ailments.

We partner with the Australian Computing Society Foundation in delivering a program that ensures your professional and personal development, bringing you real-world experience to set you on a pathway for success in your chosen career.

You will be an integral member of a Software Engineering Team, supporting our Research and Development strategy that delivers innovative hi-tech solutions to our customers.

  • 12 months internship in our Software Engineering Team
  • Global Head office for Spectroscopy Division

Responsibilities:
As an Intern, you will apply the knowledge and education you have gained to develop software in the context of Agilent"s Spectroscopy division.

Specific tasks may include:

  • You will work on project(s) that are focused on providing significant benefit to customers. You will work with experienced software engineers to develop this software.
  • You will work with other engineering disciplines, marketing and support teams to ensure the solutions cater to the customer's requirements.
  • You will develop a sense of the commitment to and work environment of Agilent. This will facilitate you to build a career in engineering that focuses on providing value to our customers.

Desired skills:

  • Languages: C# and/or C/C++
  • UI development with WPF , MVC/MVVM and Winforms
  • Web services such as Javascript/Jquery/HTML/CSS
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, self motivated and self directing

Useful but not essential:

  • SQL
  • Knowledge of networking such as TCP/IP

Area of Study Preferred:

  • The degree will be aimed at the software engineering discipline at an Australian University
  • No more than one year to go on your University degree.
Closing Date: 2017-02-17 00:00:00.0
Expiring Date: 2017-02-24 00:00:00.0]]>
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:00:00 GMT