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What does a Systems Tester do?

Systems Testers test the integrity, functionality, and behaviour of computer software and apps. They create test plans and write test test scripts, as well as use automated test software applications.

As a Systems and QA Tester you’ll be ensuring your organisation’s software applications perform perfectly and will document defects, system errors and bugs. You’ll need business writing skills to produce systems documentation, technical reports and operational guides.

Systems Tester Courses

There are 7 courses available for people who want to become a Systems Tester.

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How much do Systems Testers earn?

In Australia, a full time Systems Tester generally earns $2,003 per week ($104,156 annual salary) before tax. This is a median figure for full-time employees and should be considered a guide only. As you gain more experience and technical expertise you can expect a higher salary than people who are new in the role.

What are the job opportunities for Systems Testers?

There are approximately 8,400 Systems and Software Testers employed in Australia right now. Systems Testers work for corporate enterprises, private businesses, government departments, and community service organisations in all industries and employment sectors.

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook 2020

How do I become a Systems Tester?

Systems Testers need a solid background in ICT with advanced coding skills across a range of programming languages. Get started with the Certificate IV in Programming and the Certificate IV in Systems Analysis and Design. These qualifications take 6-12 months to complete.

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Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au