Information Technology (Digital Health Systems)

Example Job Adverts

Please find below some recent job advertisements sourced by the Careers and Employer Liaison Centre (CELC). 

It should be noted that this is not an exhaustive list, but is merely meant to demonstrate the employment opportunities available to graduates of this discipline.

Primary Health Care, Graduate Program

Medical Centres, Pathology, Diagnostic Imaging, Health Technology
Are you currently studying at university and looking for an exciting and challenging start to your career?

Kick-start your working life with Primary Health Care, a leading ASX listed Australian company. Primary Health Care is looking for talented graduates with interests in:Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology, Law, Marketing, Operations Management, Projects, Property, Science.

Primary Health Care Limited is one of Australia's largest listed healthcare organisations employing over 11,000 staff. We are a service provider to a wide range of health care professionals, who in turn provide comprehensive care to patients.  Our network of large scale, multi-disciplinary medical centres, pathology collection centres and diagnostic imaging sites provide affordable and accessible healthcare to patients and can be found across Australia. Primary is also a leading provider of healthcare technology to medical practitioners, practices and hospitals.

Our Graduate Program is an excellent opportunity for recent graduates with an interest in building a career in the health industry. The program offers practical experience and the potential to advance and excel with a dynamic, leading health care organisation. At first, successful applicants will be placed in one of our medical centres for 3 months, working across all departments within the practice. You will gain valuable hands-on experience and an in-depth understanding of how the business operates. In the subsequent months, graduates will rotate through various divisions. Each rotation will give you insights into a range of organisational functions and leading business projects.

To achieve success in the graduate program you will need to be a natural communicator, confident, friendly and comfortable with change. We are seeking graduates who are resilient and can embrace the ever-changing business landscape.


SA Health, Clinical Analyst Support Officer

The Clinical Analyst Support is accountable to the Manager Clinical Analyst, Content for assisting the Clinical Analysts with the planning, design, build, configuration, maintenance and ongoing operational support of the EPAS modules which provide the foundation for the SA Health EPAS Solution. The Incumbent is required to work under limited direction within the EPAS Operations Team to provide support to Clinical Analysts and end users of the EPAS Solution, throughout the EPAS.


Technology One Limited, Graduate Developer

We participate in only seven key markets: government, local government, financial services, education, health and community services, utilities and managed services. For these markets we develop, market, sell, implement, support and run our preconfigured solutions, which reduce time, cost and risk for our customers.

Working in small, nimble teams using new and emerging technologies, you'll be working on our next generation of products. You'll be developing insanely great, market leading software that delights and amazes, helping to transform business and make life simple for our customers.

As a Graduate Developer at TechnologyOne you’ll challenge conventional thinking, think outside the square and go beyond the traditional realms of development.

What you'll be doing...

  • Writing simple, elegant code to develop market leading products
  • Developing a deep and 'hands on' understanding of your product: its features, functions, data model, design and architecture to develop amazing code
  • Delivering exceptional bug free software
  • Personally using and testing the software as it is being built to ensure it is of the highest quality and insanely great.

Your skills…

  • A recent degree in Information Technology, majoring in Computer Science or Information Systems with a developer, software engineering or programming focus
  • GPA of 5 or above
  • A passion for building serious software that transforms the way companies do business.


AutumnCare, Graduate .NET Software Engineer

AutumnCare is one of the leading Aged Care software vendors in Australia; delivering clinical information solutions to tens of thousands of residents across hundreds of facilities. We combine technical and clinical excellence to achieve highest levels of care and efficiency in a complex and highly regulated market.

About the role:
Design, develop and maintain our suite of software applications servicing the rapidly growing Aged Care industry. Work with a standard Microsoft .NET stack to deliver robust, reliable and technically sophisticated applications across desktop and web. You will be involved throughout the entire design process - analysing customer requirements, developing documentation, resolving defects and optimising existing code. Projects are often driven by only a couple of developers, offering a prime opportunity for you to stand out and experiment. Working with a team of other passionate software developers, you will receive mentoring and support necessary to apply your own skills as best as possible.

Duties / responsibilities

  • Developing software using the .NET Framework for desktop and web
  • Analyse customer requirements and develop software specifications
  • Diagnose, test and fix software defects or issues
  • Develop new functionality to improve quality of care and efficiency in one of the fastest growing health sectors.

Skills / experience

  • .NET framework – either C# or VB.NET
  • SQL and database design
  • Strong problem solving skills and explore alternative solutions
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • Customer focus and ability to work in a team
  • Highly regarded:
  • Windows Forms or WPF
  • SQL Server and T-SQL
  • HTML5 and Javascript
  • TFS
  • UI design and UX skills
  • Health or Aged Care industry experience
  • Agile methodology experience.


Hunter Medical Research Institute, Health Informatician

The provision of evidence based integrated health-care is enhanced by the linkage of information and data through information technology. The strategic linkage of this data requires expertise in systems thinking, informatics, "big data" and computer science.

Primarily partnered with the HMRI Health Services Research Fellow to provide health informatics and systems input into the design and execution of clinical research projects, the successful application will participate and contribute their skills to execution of clinical research projects.  This will require broad technical skills in bringing together disparate health databases, an ability to keep the "big picture" in view, and good interpersonal skills in bringing various stakeholders together.

In addition, the successful applicant will be required to establish and facilitate academic and industry collaborations in health informatics as well as representing HMRI in NSW and Federal health informatics forums.

HMRI is seeking applicants with post-graduate qualifications in computer science, statistics, mathematics or engineering with a background in applied health informatics. In addition, the applicant should have local knowledge of the health system in Australia and established links to key players in this field.