Job ref no.: 508835
The University of Hong Kong

IT Technician

The University of Hong Kong

IT Technician in the Department of Politics and Public Administration (Ref.: 508835) (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 subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Software Engineering or related disciplines, with at least 2 years of relevant work experience.  They should have good skills in various operating system environments including Windows and Linux; solid experience in system administration, installation and maintenance of Windows workstation, video conferencing (e.g. Zoom, Microsoft Teams) and network technologies; knowledge of web development, (e.g. HTML, MySQL, jQuery); and experience in providing in-house applications end-user support.

The appointee will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing the Department’s IT infrastructure, server administration, IT security and IT procurement.  He/She will provide technical support; troubleshooting and maintenance of application software and computing facilities; conduct website management; and perform other ad-hoc duties as assigned. 

Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 508463) need not re-apply.

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

The University only accepts online applications for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date CV and contact information of two referees.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until December 15, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.