Faculty of Engineering and IT

Faculty of Engineering and IT

Overview

Engineering and IT graduates work in a broad variety of areas, including aerospace, electronics, communications, process control, instrument manufacture, project management, design, construction & property development, robotics, bio-engineering, manufacturing, transport, telecommunications or software development. Graduates are highly valued by employers across many and varied industries both local and global. Graduate will pursue opportunities across a range of sectors and many students have graduated with a combination of degrees in commerce, arts, science and medicine. It is this diversity that offers versatility to the career directions they have pursued.

For specific information on careers related to each degree, go to:


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Occupations (based on graduate positions obtained in the last two years)

The following employers and occupational titles are indicative of graduate destinations for this faculty, however career options available for graduates are not limited to those listed. Graduates from a double degree have a broader range of career options.
This information is based on the Graduate Destinations Survey for the University of Sydney.

  • Admin Support Officer
  • Administration and IT Engineer
  • Administration Assistant
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Air Operation Analyst
  • Airport Maintence Engineer
  • Analyst
  • Application Developer
  • Asp.Net (C#) Developer Junior
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Associate Consultant
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Mobile Executive
  • Casual Lecturer
  • Casual Tutor
  • Catastrophe Risk Scientist
  • Chemical And Sales Engineer
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Civil (Structural) Engineer
  • Civil Engineer
  • Civil Engineer - Structural and Storm Water
  • Civil Estimator
  • Clinical Trails Assistant
  • Computer Officer
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Consultant
  • Consultant Engineer
  • Consulting Analyst
  • Content Engineering Manager
  • Contracts Manager
  • Customer Service
  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Entry Operator
  • Data Processor IT Support
  • Debt Analyst
  • Delivery Driver
  • Dental Image Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Design Engineer in Orthopeadics
  • Developer/Analyst
  • E-Commerce Consultant
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer - Graduate Consultant
  • Engineer
  • Engineering Consultant
  • Engineering Graduate
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Estimating and Project Management
  • Field Technical Specialist
  • Funds Administration Manager
  • Geotechnicial Engineer
  • Graduate Civil Engineer
  • Graduate Developer
  • Graduate Electrical Engineer
  • Graduate Engineer
  • Graduate Fire Safety Engineer
  • Graduate Mechanical Engineer
  • Graduate Metallurgist
  • Graduate Project Engineer
  • Graduate Protection Engineer
  • Graduate Structural (Bridge) Engineer
  • Graduate Structural Engineer
  • Graduate Systems Engineer
  • Head of Acquisition Marketing - Macquarie Adviser Services
  • Helpdesk
  • Hospital Scientist
  • Information Technology Engineer
  • Innovations Coordinator
  • IT Business Analyst
  • IT Consultant
  • IT Infrastructurea and High Performance Computing Consultant
  • IT Project Manager
  • IT Service
  • IT Support
  • Java Developer
  • Junior Biomedical Engineer
  • Junior Engineer
  • Lead Developer
  • Management Consultant
  • Manager
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Marketing Interface Consultant
  • Materials and Corrosion Engineer
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Mechatronics Engineer
  • Medical Manager
  • Network Engineer
  • Network Specialist
  • Network Support Assistant
  • Operations Manager
  • PhD Research Student
  • Post Doctoral Researcher
  • Postgraduate Student
  • Principle Dams Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Product & Operation Officer
  • Professional Services Engineer
  • Programmer
  • Project Coordinator
  • Project Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Project Officer
  • Project/QA Manager
  • Provisioning Support Engineer
  • Quantitative Trainee Trader
  • Research Assistant
  • Research Associate
  • Research Engineer
  • Research Engineer - Rotary Wing Flight Mechanics
  • Research Student
  • Researcher
  • Safety Coordinator
  • Senior Database Administrator
  • Senior Developer
  • Sessional Academic Tutor
  • Sessional Lecturer
  • Simulation Engineer
  • Simulation Software Engineer
  • Site Engineer
  • Site Manager
  • Software Architect
  • Software Developer
  • Software Development Engineering
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Support Engineer
  • Software Tester
  • Sofware Engineer
  • Solution Architecture
  • Structural Engineer
  • Structural/Facade Engineer
  • Support Analyst
  • System Builder
  • Systems Administrator
  • Systems Analyst and Facilitator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Systems Management Support
  • Teaching Manager and Research Assistant
  • Team Leader Business Applications
  • Technical Consultant
  • Technical Coordinator
  • Technical Sales Consultant
  • Technical Services/IT Analyst
  • Technical Support
  • Technology Consultant
  • Traffic Engineer
  • Transport Engineer and Planner
  • Validation Engineer
  • Web Administrator
  • Web Developer
  • Web Manager
  • Web Publisher
  • Wind Engineer

Employers (based on those who recruited graduates in the last two years)
  • A1 Fast Removals
  • Accenture
  • Ace Demolition and Excavation
  • Ad-Info Services
  • Advanced Surgical Design and Manufacture
  • Adventus Australia
  • Aerospace and Mechanical Consulting Engineers
  • Air BC
  • Airag Aviation Services
  • AJ Lucas Operations
  • Allianz Australia
  • Allvascular
  • Amadeus IT Pacific
  • Amsafe Bridport
  • Angusta System
  • ANZ
  • Anzhen Hospital
  • Appen
  • Arclight
  • ARUP
  • Attorney Generals Department
  • Ausenco
  • Australia Post
  • Australian Army
  • Australian Catholic University
  • Australian Centre for Innovation and International Competitiveness
  • Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Corporation
  • Australis Engineering
  • Automation Technologies
  • BAE Systems Australia
  • Bankstown City Council
  • Bankwest
  • Baulderstone
  • BG&E Consulting Engineers
  • Bowne & Co
  • Brandwood Biomedical
  • Brookfield Multiplex
  • CAB Australia
  • CAE Australia
  • Callington Haven
  • Caltex Australia
  • Camsensor Intertech
  • Chandler Macleod
  • China Unicom
  • Cinqlair Knight Merz
  • Clickview
  • Cochlear Limited
  • Coffey Geotechnics
  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Compass Group
  • Consep Pty Ltd
  • Coregas
  • Corporate Value Associates
  • Count Financial Ltd
  • CPSU
  • Credit Suisse
  • CSA Mine
  • CSIRO
  • Customware
  • D&L Engineering
  • D. F. Dickson & Associates
  • DB Schenker
  • Defence Science and Technology Organisation
  • Deloitte
  • Demlakian Strat and Remedial
  • Department of Defence
  • Department of Innovation Industry Science and Research
  • Department of Transport and Main Roads
  • Deutsche Bank Ag
  • Dibbsbarker
  • Dimension Data
  • Downer EDI Rail
  • Earth Ocean & Space
  • Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne
  • Electra
  • Energy Australia
  • Epiphany Games
  • Erector Group
  • Ernst & Young
  • Evans & Peck
  • Excelior
  • Exetel
  • Exova Warringtonfire
  • Fairfax Community Newspapers
  • Finisar Australia
  • Fletcher Insulation
  • Freestyle Milling Group
  • Fujitsu Australia
  • Gamna Sonics
  • Gaurdian Global Systems
  • Ge Aviation- General Electric Company
  • Geovert
  • GHD
  • Glen Pink
  • Global Carbon Systems
  • Golder Associates
  • Greenstorm Solutions
  • Hastie Australia
  • Heart Research Institute
  • Hedloc
  • Highleaa Pty. Ltd.
  • HNC Resources Holding
  • Holcim Humes
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Hyder Consulting
  • Hype DC
  • IBM
  • ICAD Consultants
  • Icon Engineering
  • Infomedia Ltd
  • Inhabit Australasia
  • Inspire Solar
  • Integral Energy
  • Intelligent Developments
  • Intouch Health
  • IP Pyaments
  • ISIS Group Australia
  • Jemena Asset Management
  • Jetstar Airways
  • John Edwards Financial Services
  • KPMG
  • Kumon
  • Lakenda Event Management
  • Leichhardt Municipal Council
  • Leighton Contractors
  • Lexisnexis Australia
  • Link Market Services
  • Liquid Capital
  • Macquarie Group Limited
  • Macquarie Medical Systems
  • Maintenance and Project Engineering
  • Mallesons Stephen Jaques
  • Maymana Consultants
  • Mcconnell Dowell Constructors Australia
  • Microbiogen
  • Microsoft Australia
  • Microtech
  • Mnemonics
  • Moore Consulting and Engineering
  • Moxy Studios
  • National ICT Australia
  • National Treasury of Cambodia
  • Navrainvest Limited
  • Nexus
  • Niche Construction
  • Nicta
  • Northern Beaches Consulting
  • NSW Department of Education and Training
  • Object Consulting
  • OMIT
  • Opus International Consultants
  • Oracle Corporation
  • Orbis Technology
  • Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation
  • Oxford College
  • Panaxea
  • Parson Princkerhoss
  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Pauline Books and Media
  • Peter Vella Services
  • Petroleum Development of Oman
  • Philps Dynamite
  • Pistol Studio
  • Precision Megatronics
  • Professional Standards Command
  • Rail Corporation NSW
  • Ramp Holdings
  • Raytheon Australia
  • Reed Group
  • Resmed
  • Risk Frontiers
  • Roads & Traffic Authority of NSW
  • Robert Bert Group
  • Roche Products Limited
  • Royal North Shore Hospital
  • RPA Hospital
  • Sinclair Knight Merz
  • Singapore Telecomm Private Limited
  • SKM
  • Smartbox Sydney
  • SMEC Australia
  • Snowy Hydro
  • Specialty Air
  • St Pius X College
  • St. Jude Medical Australia
  • State Street
  • Stryker Australia
  • Sydney Water Corporation
  • Taylor Thomson Whitting
  • Telcosi
  • Teleliangue
  • Telstra
  • Terry White Chemists
  • Thales Australia
  • The Reed Group
  • TLAplanIT
  • Tracey Brunstrom & Hammond
  • Traffix
  • Transgrid
  • Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation
  • Transurban
  • UAV Vision
  • UGL Limited
  • Unilever Australasia
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Western Sydney
  • Utech Engineers
  • Violia Water Solutions and Technologies Australia
  • Westpac Banking Corporation
  • Windlab Systems
  • Wira Kerjaya
  • Wirasoft
  • Xydex
  • Yuan Cherng Industry Co. Ltd.
  • Zhang Hao