Who we’re looking for - STEM ICT scheme

We’re looking for people who are passionate about an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) career in the Australian Public Service (APS).

Applications for the 2017 STEM ICT Scheme have now closed. Read more about the recruitment process.

We’re looking for people who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and are committed to helping Australians.

We want to hear from you if you like developing solutions that improve customer experience and service delivery. You just need to make sure you meet the requirements.


You must have:

  • qualifications - you must have attained an Australian recognised bachelor or postgraduate degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline on or after 28 March 2012
  • citizenship - to be eligible for employment, you must be an Australian citizen at the time applications close
  • a security clearance - you must hold or be willing to obtain and maintain an Australian Government national security clearance to the appropriate level.

Diversity and inclusion

We welcome applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. We’re committed to providing an environment that values diversity and gender equality, and supports you to reach your full potential.

Read more about how we manage workplace diversity and inclusion.


The RecruitAbility Scheme aims to build the confidence and ability of applicants with disability to compete for APS vacancies.

Read more about RecruitAbility@Human Services.

Read more about the STEM ICT scheme recruitment process.

Meet last year’s recruits

Page last updated: 27 August 2017