Job ref no.: CT3123241-01#0991
The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Solution Architect

The Hong Kong Jockey Club

The Department

Our IT Strategic Business Solutions Department of IT and Sustainability Division provides high quality end-to-end business application solutions to the portfolios of Betting Systems, Channels (digital, retail and telephone), Enterprise Integration, and strategic programmes project management and delivery.

The Job

You will:

  • Ensuring that the Solution Architecture is created for each initiative and that this is aligned with the Enterprise Integration strategy, direction, and technical vision for each related system
  • Work with Application Architecture and Application Development to ensure that the Architecture roadmap is updated and reflects the latest technologies and advances
  • Work with the Business Analyst to understand business requirements and to map business needs to technical solutions.
  • Provide hands-on solution design, technical specification and guidance on development and integrations
  • Responsible for all technical aspects of systems integration and configuration.
  • Maximize the productivity of the development team by installing an effective development environment, establishing programming, design, and other technical standards and trouble-shooting support
  • Monitor and track progress of work products to ensure delivery according to predetermined estimates and plans

About You

You should have:

  • A Bachelor Degree or above in Computer Science or related discipline
  • 2 - 5 years’ software development experience with main focus on Java and JMS (other languages like C# and C also helpful)
  • Strong knowledge and skills with: Java, Maven, Windows, Unix, JMS, XML, XSLT, SOA, REST, Web Services. Proficient with Confluence and JIRA and able to coach/mentor others in best usage and adoption.
  • Knowledge and experience with messaging protocols and products (e.g. MQTT, AMQP, Solace, TIBCO AMS, TIBCO EMS, Rabbit MQ, etc.)
  • Extensive experience in the messaging bus design, configuration, development, trouble-shooting
  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong sense of responsibility and self-motivated
  • Have excellent knowledge of software development life cycle (from concept to deployment and support).
  • Proven experience in managing and coordinating with multiple IT groups, service providers and business users in application development and support
  • Ability to take up new knowledge and technology fast
  • Ability to work independently and under pressure
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English, Cantonese and Putonghua

Terms of Employment

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.

How to Apply

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More job information
Job ref no. CT3123241-01#0991
Job Function
  • Shatin
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 5 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree