Information systems are advanced software systems that support the operation of modern organizations. Information systems assist in the management of different organizational process such as customer relations management, purchasing processes, production processes, stock planning, management decision making, human resource management, quality assurance processes etc.
An information systems engineer deals with analysis, specification, design, assimilation and maintenance of information systems. As part of his or her job, the Information systems engineer must be able to identify the targeted organizational needs and develop the computer solutions that assist in meeting these needs.
Information systems engineers hold in key positions in today’s industries. They serve as systems analysts and developers, information system assimilation project managers, and organizational experts supporting users’ tasks.
The Information systems program provides students with quantitative and qualitative engineering tools. These tools enable the specification of organizational demands, the development of appropriate systems and support organizational decision making management.