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Computer science expert


Job profile

Job profile:

Computer science experts plan, install and set up complex computing processes according to their customers’ wishes. They also realise software projects starting from the planning phase up to the release and customer care. Computer science experts ensure courses of instruction and provide technical advice for hard and software users.

Although information technology specialists work at companies in virtually all sectors of trade and industry, they predominantly find employment in the IT branch. They also work for companies which create or adapt software for their business processes themselves.

There are two areas of specialisation: system integration and application development.

Profile of skills and competences


Profile of skills and competences:

system integration:

  • design and realise complex information technology and telecommunications systems by integrating hardware and software components
  • install and configure networked information technology and telecommunications systems
  • commission information technology and telecommunications systems
  • apply project planning, implementation and control methods
  • rectify malfunctions through the use of expert and diagnostic systems
  • administer information technology and telecommunications systems
  • present system solutions
  • advise and train users

application development:

  • design and realise customised software applications
  • test and document applications
  • modify existing applications
  • apply project planning, implementation and control methods
  • use software development tools
  • develop ergonomically designed user interfaces to suit specific applications
  • rectify faults through the use of expert and diagnostic systems
  • present applications
  • advise and train users