Job ref no.: 2100037 (CT3128670-01#0128)
The Education University of Hong Kong

Assistant Computer Officer / Programmer I / II
Office of the Chief Information Officer

The Education University of Hong Kong

The Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) has a vision to be a world-class provider of information and communications technology services and solutions to support and enhance teaching, learning, research and administration of the University.

The OCIO provides quality services to support all central information systems in support of teaching, learning, research and administration. It places emphasis on staff’s career/professional development. The Office is looking for quality professionals to fill the vacancy of Assistant Computer Officer/ Programmer I/Programmer II. This position is performing the role of analysis programmer / programmer.

The appointee will be assigned to the Management Information System Team. He/She will be responsible to collaborate with a team to develop and maintain a suite of information systems/apps. The appointment will be for a period of 2 years with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.

For the post of Assistant Computer Officer, applicants should have a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or related discipline with at least one year of relevant full-time post-qualification working experience of Analysis Programmer or equivalent, gained in a sizeable IT environment. Working experience in tertiary institution will be advantageous. They should have solid experience and knowledge in Web application development with Java EE, Javascript, and AJAX. Knowledge in at least one relational database such as Oracle is required. Experience in big data analysis, mobile application development such as Cordova / Angular will be an advantage.

Fresh graduates with good potential or those having an associate degree or a higher diploma in Information Technology, or related discipline with at least 2 years' working experience may be considered for the post of Programmer I. For the post of Programmer II, applicants should have a certificate or diploma in Information Technology or related fields. 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. Fringe benefits include contract-end gratuity, leave, medical and dental benefits.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for this post. Applicants should complete the online application form and upload a full CV. Review of applications will start from 19 February 2021, and will continue until the post is filled. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the right not to fill the position(s) advertised.

Further information about the University is available at ;

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Job ref no. 2100037 (CT3128670-01#0128)
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 6 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan