Ref.: 201800818
Posting Title: IT Officer
Department: Information Technology Services
Closing Date: July 2, 2018
 

 

IT Manager (Ref: 201800881) and IT Officer (Ref.: 201800818) in the Information Technology Services (ITS) (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 possess a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology (IT) related discipline, with at least 5 years' relevant experience for the IT Manager post. Those with less working experience would be considered for the appointment as IT Officer. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply for the IT Officer post. Applicants should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, fast learning capability, and good communication, analytical and problem-solving skills. They should have good knowledge and relevant experience in advanced mobile and web app development (full stack native/hybrid mobile apps across different devices), good exposure and understanding in some of the following tools: mobile IDE tools (React Native, Vue, Cordova), web standards (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Ajax), data integration/API (databases, Hadoop/Spark, Node.js, REST, JSON), programming languages (Swift, Objective-C, Java, Python); and experience in organizing large data structures using NoSQL, MongoDB, ELK and application of AI (TensorFlow, CNN, RNN, chatbot).  Certification in ITIL and PRINCE2 is an advantage. 

The appointees will be assigned to work on developments of mobile and web applications embedded with the potential usages of device sensors and big data technologies, and other duties of IT Services.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to ITS at itsjobs@hku.hk, quoting the job reference number in the e-mail subject.   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/Closes July 2, 2018.

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. 

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