Pearson Analyst Programmer in Melbourne, Australia

Analyst Programmer


At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible.

We are currently seeking an Analyst Programmer to join our IT team based in Nunawading.

Reporting to the Director of IT Services you will assist with the successful completion of software and data services projects within the educational services arena.

Key responsibilities:

  • Completing software and data services projects, specifically with the use of current scanning technology and related software tools with a focus on educational assessment data.

  • Cleaning and preparing data for variable printing, importing data from scanning platforms into database structures, recoding, overprinting customised data and reconciling and exporting data according to specifications

  • Strong commercial experience with Microsoft technologies particularly C#, VB.NET, SQL Server 2012 and SQL Reporting Services.


  • Full exposure to a formal development methodology encompassing all aspects of the systems development life cycle.

  • Experienced with Microsoft Technologies C#, VB.NET and SQL Server 2012.

  • Current skills in SQL Server Reporting services.

  • Exposure to image manipulation and conversion (tiff to jpeg, gif)

  • Exposure to web services and e-business systems development initiatives.

  • Skills in OO analysis and design.

  • An understanding of scanning technologies and educational software and services would be highly regarded

  • Tertiary qualifications or equivalent in a relevant technical discipline.

  • Microsoft Certification in C# and .NET highly regarded.

Please apply by submitting a CV and cover letter and please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted via phone.


Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Nunawading-100 Station 100 Station Street Nunawading Melbourne 3131

Job: General Business Operations

Organization: Core

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Apr 15, 2017

Req ID: 1707209