Automation analysts are computer systems and software developers analysts who specialize in software and database quality control. They write computer codes and scripts that test the efficiency rates of various software programs and create automated programs that routinely check computer systems and troubleshoot problems.
A bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field is recommended. It's better to get at least three years related to automated technology tools, troubleshooting, systems testing, and programming. Applicants should also think analytically, be creative problem solvers, work well with others, pay attention to details, and have a strong working knowledge of industry-specific software and technologies.
They can expect to make about $72,987 per year and $35.09 per hour. The salary may vary according to their skills, experiences, and performance.