Occupation Profile – Computer Network and Systems Engineer – (ANZSCO 263111) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleCOMPUTER NETWORK AND SYSTEMS ENGINEER
ANZSCO Code263111
Occupations in this Group263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
263112 Network Administrator
263113 Network Analyst
DescriptionPlans, develops, deploys, tests and optimises network and system services, taking responsibility for configuration management and overall operational readiness of network systems, especially environments with multiple operating systems and configurations, and provides troubleshooting and fault-finding services for network problems.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationsComputer Network Engineer
Computer Systems Integrator
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-analysing, developing, interpreting and evaluating complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems
-researching, analysing, evaluating and monitoring network infrastructure to ensure networks are configured to operate at optimal performance
-assessing and recommending improvements to network operations and integrated hardware, software, communications and operating systems
-providing specialist skills in supporting and troubleshooting network problems and emergencies
-installing, configuring, testing, maintaining and administering new and upgraded networks, software database applications, servers and workstations
-providing network programming in support of specific business needs and requirements
-preparing and maintaining procedures and documentation for network inventory, and recording diagnosis and resolution of network faults, enhancements and modifications to networks, and maintenance instructions
-monitoring network traffic, and activity, capacity and usage to ensure continued integrity and optimal network performance
Skills Assessment AuthorityAustralian Computer Society
Related Occupations263112 Network Administrator
263113 Network Analyst
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)