Ref.: 201800747
Posting Title: IT Officer
Department: Faculty of Business and Economics
Closing Date: June 16, 2018
 

 

IT Officer in the Faculty of Business and Economics (Ref: 201800747) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should have a good Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Engineering, Information System, or other related disciplines; with at least 4 years’ work experience.  They should possess solid experience in websites, web and database applications, and office automation application development, preferably with programming knowledge of either PHP/MySQL or ASP.NET/MS-SQL, as well as hands-on experience in web technologies including HTML5, CCS3 and JQuery.  Familiarity with the Software Development Life Cylce (SDLC) is preferred.  They should also possess a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; analytical, customer service and problem-solving skills; and be good team players who can work multi-tasks under minimum supervision and deliver results within tight timeframe.  Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201800419) need not re-apply.

The appointee will play an important role in the Faculty’s IT management and support by engaging in in-house design, development and maintenance of websites, web applications and office automation applications.  He/She will work independently and closely with users to collect user requirements, support user acceptance test (UAT) and provide user training.  He/She will also coordinate and liaise with external vendors for application development in order to define the functional specifications and ensure the quality of deliverables.  In addition, he/she is expected to analyze and recommend new technologies appropriate for use by the Faculty, and handle ad hoc projects as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Faculty at fbejunap@hku.hk.   Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc.   Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.   Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until June 16, 2018, or until the position is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified of the application result.