Systems Analyst

Evaluates processes and methods used in existing ICT systems, proposes modifications, additional system components or new systems to meet user needs as expressed in specifications and other documentation.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $104,660
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 3,500

How do I become a Systems Analyst in Victoria?

To work as a Systems Analyst in Victoria, you'll need:
  • Certificate IV in Systems Analysis and Design
  • Recommended

  • Completion of Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or equivalent
  • Strong and diverse programming language skills
  • 10 years of experience working in ICT industry

What does a Systems Analyst do?

  • Working with users to formulate and document business requirements
  • Identifies, investigates, and analyses business processes, procedures and work practices
  • Identifies and evaluates inefficiencies and recommends optimal business practices, and system functionality and behaviour
  • Uses project management methodologies, principles and techniques to develop project plans and to cost, resource and manage projects
  • Takes responsibility for deploying functional solutions, such as creating, adopting and implementing system test plans, which ensures acceptable quality and integrity of the system
  • Creates user and training documentation, and conductings formal training classes
  • Develops functional specifications for use by system developers
  • Uses data and processes modelling techniques to create clear system specifications for the design and development of system software

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