The discipline of Information Systems

This has been described as the effective analysis, design, construction, delivery, management and use of information and information technology in organisations and society. A career in Information Systems can offer personal growth, job satisfaction, excellent career growth opportunities and an above average income from day one.

Professional development into possible subsequent career paths

Quality assurance specialisation

Quality assurance is a process designed to give management and the customer confidence that an organisation will deliver quality information technology products and services.

Business
analysis

The practice of enabling change in an organizational context, by defining needs and recommending solutions that deliver
value to stakeholders.

Product
ownership

The key responsibility of the product owner’s is to have a vision of what he or she wishes to build,and to convey that vision to
the scrum team

User experience (UX) Design

The process of creating products that provide meaningful and relevant
experience to users.

Gain experience in the following activities whilst working in a software development team:

  • Release management
  • Software build processes
  • Quality assurance
  • Incident tracking and management
  • Analysis, design and documentation of software
  • User requirement gathering and documentation
  • Database technologies
  • Desktop technologies
  • Performance technologies
  • Automated testing
  • Test Case management
  • User acceptance testing
  • Agile development methodology
  • Scrum management techniques
  • Database querying and maintenance
  • Maintenance of test and development environments
  • Web technologies
  • Test Design techniques
  • Security technologies
  • Network technologies
  • Software testing life cycle implementation
  • Implementation of different testing types and levels
  
  
  
  
 

Requirements

Understand the process

Thorough understanding of the principles of the software development process.

Relevant Qualifications

Three or four-year degree in
Information Systems.

Programming knowledge

Good SQL skills.

Specification

Excellent attention to detail.

Quality Assurance

Passionate about quality and
requirements gathering.

Determination

A desire for professional growth
and new skills acquisition.

Applications are now closed! Thank you for all submissions
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