Examine network architecture, recommend policies and strategies for designing, planning and coordinating an organisation's computer network.
Roles and responsibilities
A network analyst plays a major role in the IT operations of an organisation or department.
The position will see you:
- analyse, develop, interpret and evaluate complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems
- research, analyse, evaluate and monitor network infrastructure to ensure networks are configured to operate at optimal performance
- assess and recommend improvements to network operations and integrated hardware, software, communications and operating systems.
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics
Undergraduate Courses To Become
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Postgraduate Courses To Become
Coursework courses to pursue this careerPostgraduate study is not necessarily required for this occupation, but may be helpful for career advancement.
The University of Western Australia