Skip to main content

Show filters

Hide filters

See all filters






Software developers research, analyse and evaluate requirements for existing or new software applications and operating systems, and design, develop, test and maintain software solutions to meet these requirements.
Tasks include -
(a) researching, analysing and evaluating requirements for software applications and operating systems;
(b) researching, designing and developing computer software systems;
(c) consulting with engineering staff to evaluate interfaces between hardware and software;
(d) developing and directing software testing and validation procedures;
(e) modifying existing software to correct errors, to adapt it to new hardware or to upgrade interfaces and improve performance;
(f) directing software programming and development of documentation;
(g) assessing, developing, upgrading and documenting maintenance procedures for operating systems, communications environments and applications software;
(h) consulting with customers concerning maintenance of software systems.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Programmer analyst
- Software designer
- Software developer
- Software engineer
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Applications programmers - 2514

Käsitteen URI