Software and App Programmer

Software and App Programmer

Software and Applications Programmers design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications. 

Job Demand: High

Average weekly wage: $1,613

Where you could work:

Games developers - Derivco, Roundhouse

Software Companies - CartonCloud

Software and App Programmers do the following tasks:

  • researching, consulting, analysing and evaluating system program needs
  • identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods
  • testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification
  • writing and maintaining program code to meet system requirements, system designs and technical specifications in accordance with quality accredited standards
  • writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures
  • providing advice, guidance and expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costings for recommending software purchases and upgrades
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