Information technology and
telecommunications professionals n.e.c.


Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of tasks not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 213: Information Technology and Telecommunication Professionals.


undertakes the testing of software, systems or computer games for errors, identifies source of problems and proposes solutions
develops, implements and documents test plans for IT software, systems and computer games
develops quality standards and validation techniques
makes recommendations concerning software/system quality
examines IT system for potential threats to its security and integrity and draws up plans for disaster recovery if security is compromised
deals with and reports on breaches in security.

Educational Requirements

Entrants usually possess a degree or equivalent qualification, although entry with other academic qualifications and/or significant relevant experience is possible. There is a variety of relevant vocational, professional and postgraduate qualifications available.