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Australian Bureau Of Statistics (ABS)

4.3
  • #11 in Government & public services
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

ABS ICT Vacation Employment Program

Belconnen (ACT), Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Hobart.

The Technology and Security Division is responsible for the provision of a comprehensive Information Technology service to the ABS

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Internship
Number of Vacancies
43,758
Salary
$49,014 (pro-rata), plus 15.4% super

Application dates

Applications Open
24 Sep 2018
Applications Close
7 Oct 2018

Minimum requirements

Accepting International Applications
No
Degrees Accepted
I
Computer Graphics & Animation
E
Engineering & Mathematics
  • Are you a motivated student who would like the opportunity to put the theory you have learned into practice?
  • Would you like to see high level computing in an organisation which is one of the best in the world in its field?
  • Would you like to be part of a workgroup that produces high quality, professional IT solutions?

The Technology and Security Division of the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is looking for keen, motivated Information and Communication Technology students to work in various ABS offices during the summer vacation period, from the end of November 2018 through to early February 2019. The office locations are: Belconnen (ACT), Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Hobart.

The Technology and Security Division is responsible for the provision of a comprehensive Information Technology service to the ABS, encompassing mid-range and small scale computing facilities and associated communications networks. The ABS offers a range of IT career opportunities in Applications Development, Infrastructure Support and Security. If you wish to be part of an organisation that is one of the best in its field and has always been at the forefront of Information Technology, this is the employment opportunity for you.

You will have:

  • completed a minimum of 2 years of a specific IT degree
  • well-developed interpersonal and communication skills, including an ability to work effectively in a team
  • sound conceptual, analytical and problem solving skills
  • an aspiration to be a part of a professional IT team
  • a keen interest and ability in one or more of the following areas:
    • Applications Development
    • Data Communications
    • Systems Administration
    • Database Administration
    • Software Support
    • Infrastructure Support
    • Security

Graduate Success Stories


Nicholas Erskine
  • Graduate stories
The methodology stream in the ABS Graduate Program was a natural choice when I graduated; it provided me the opportunity to work on challenging statistical problems across a wide range of areas.

Nicholas Erskine

  • Graduate stories
The methodology stream in the ABS Graduate Program was a natural choice when I graduated; it provided me the opportunity to work on challenging statistical problems across a wide range of areas.

Nicholas Erskine

ABS Graduate Alice Batcheldor Profile
  • Graduate stories
There is a tension between conceptual purity and pragmatic implementation of statistics that must be negotiated and interpreted by the analyst, which I find both challenging and interesting.

Alice Batcheldor

  • Graduate stories
There is a tension between conceptual purity and pragmatic implementation of statistics that must be negotiated and interpreted by the analyst, which I find both challenging and interesting.

Alice Batcheldor

Nicholas Erskine
  • Graduate stories
The methodology stream in the ABS Graduate Program was a natural choice when I graduated; it provided me the opportunity to work on challenging statistical problems across a wide range of areas.

Nicholas Erskine

  • Graduate stories
The methodology stream in the ABS Graduate Program was a natural choice when I graduated; it provided me the opportunity to work on challenging statistical problems across a wide range of areas.

Nicholas Erskine

ABS Graduate Alice Batcheldor Profile
  • Graduate stories
There is a tension between conceptual purity and pragmatic implementation of statistics that must be negotiated and interpreted by the analyst, which I find both challenging and interesting.

Alice Batcheldor

  • Graduate stories
There is a tension between conceptual purity and pragmatic implementation of statistics that must be negotiated and interpreted by the analyst, which I find both challenging and interesting.

Alice Batcheldor