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  • AGL promotes CIO to executive team

    AGL’s chief information officer will join the energy company’s executive team and report directly to CEO Andy Vesey.

    24 May 17 15:18 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • NSW government keen to tackle cyber skills shortage

    A ‘speed networking’ event at NSW Parliament this week brought together representatives of 25 companies that are seeking the next generation of cyber security talent with 130 students from the state’s universities.

    11 May 17 06:30 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • TransGrid rewires IT

    NSW electricity grid operator TransGrid has created and is currently recruiting for a new chief information officer role.

    11 May 17 06:30 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • SA government revamps IT leadership

    South Australia’s Department of the Premier and Cabinet is currently seeking to fill a “redesigned” chief information officer role.

    11 May 17 06:30 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Mixed report card for government innovation push

    The chopping and changing of ministers and somewhat “diluted” messaging on startups have taken their toll on the momentum of the government’s much-vaunted ‘ideas boom’ some 18 months after the launch of the National Innovation and Science Agenda, according to StartupAUS's CEO.

    09 May 17 06:30 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Labor pledges ‘SMART’ tech visa

    Labor leader Bill Shorten has pledged that if his party forms government it will establish a new ‘SMART’ — Science, Medicine, Academia, Research and Technology — visa category.

    03 May 17 14:32 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • NSW govt spends big on temp IT workers

    Employing ICT workers, such as software developers, network engineers and IT managers, makes up the single largest category of spending on contingent labour by the New South Wales government.

    01 May 17 11:21 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Fired IT workers to file discrimination lawsuit

    Only a few civil cases have alleged national origin discrimination in offshore outsourcing, but interest in raising this issue appears to be gaining ground.

    28 April 17 06:02 Written by Patrick Thibodeau
  • Palantir to pay US$1.7 million to settle racial hiring bias claim

    Data analytics company Palantir will pay US$1.7 million in back pay and stock options to settle charges that it routinely discriminated against Asian job applicants. In addition, it must also hire eight people from among those it allegedly discriminated against.

    26 April 17 09:30 Written by Martyn Williams
  • Trump to order wholesale H-1B reform

    Its centerpiece is the replacement of the H-1B lottery with a system that distributes visas on the basis of wages, skills and education.

    18 April 17 20:49 Written by Patrick Thibodeau
  • Government to scrap 457 visas

    The government will abolish the 457 temporary​ visa class, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced today.

    18 April 17 14:09 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Why we insist on hiring locally

    No one can deny that there’s a fierce fight for talent. It’s why many companies believe they have no choice but to look offshore, and use developers remotely.

    07 April 17 13:14 Written by Simran Gambhir

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