Application Packager

Job description Application Packager

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  • You might know this job as Scripter, Application Processor & Packager, Application Scripter

What is the job description of a Application Packager?

Application Packagers or Scripters develop custom software packages to meet companies’ needs. They analyse organisations’ needs and existing processes, assess necessary changes and write custom software. They also document processes and update documentation where needed. Application Packagers often work in concert with IT engineering teams.

What skills does an Application Packager need?

Application Packagers need a wide array of technical and soft skills to cater to all aspects of the job.

Technical skills

  • Expert programming and coding skills in the most common programming and coding languages
  • Expert skills in software development and implementation
  • Strong communications skills to efficiently communicate complex information
  • Expert skills in technical documentation or necessary tools to brief Technical Writers

Soft skills

  • Ability to work autonomously as well as to collaborate in team
  • Strong planning and project management skills
  • Analytic mind trained in detailed and structured work, as well as goal-oriented 
  • People skills necessary to assist/support non-technical profiles whenever necessary

Degrees & certificates

  • BA/MA degree in Web development, Software Engineering or equivalent through experience

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