Plans, organizes, directs, controls and coordinates the ICT strategies, plans and operations of an organization to ensure the ICT infrastructure supports the organization's overall operations and priorities.
Skill Level - 1
Alternative Titles - Chief Technology Officer
Caveats - No caveats
Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations:
1224-11 Information Technology Manager
Group: 1351 ICT Managers
plan, organize, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organizations.
analyzing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs
formulating and directing information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans
directing the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training
directing ICT operations and setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations
overseeing the security of ICT systems
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).