Job ref no.: 190001YL (CT3123817-01#0007)
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香 港 中 文 大 學

Assistant Computer Officer(s) (Analyst Programmer/Developer/Back end/Ruby on rails/PHP/Java)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香 港 中 文 大 學

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Assistant Computer Officer(s) (Analyst Programmer/Developer/Back end/Ruby on rails/PHP/Java)

(Ref. 190001YL) (Closing date: October 12, 2019)
The KEEP ( and the VeriGuide ( are projects that provide online resources to support Faculty teaching and student learning needs. The Department is looking for Assistant Computer Officer(s) who have passion for education and communication to help share KEEP’s vision and mission with Hong Kong and the world.
The appointee(s) will be involved in (a) using the latest software development methodologies to develop the core products that make KEEP relevant; and (b) working on an innovative product called VeriGuide, a plagiarism detection system. Server-side experience is important for improving the user experience and system scalability.
Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology or related disciplines; (ii) at least 2 to 5 years’ experience; (iii) good analytical, organisational, communication and interpersonal skills, and creativity; (iv) the ability to work independently and as a team member on multiple projects; (v) a good command of Ruby on Rails, Java, C/C++, Python, SQL, Web programming, Shell Scripts, PHP, MVC, or other languages/frameworks; and (vi) familiarity with various operating system environments, including Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, etc.
Appointment will initially be made on a 1-year contract, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

Application Procedure
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More job information
Job ref no. 190001YL (CT3123817-01#0007)
Job Function
  • Shatin
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree