Job ref no.: 21001RT
Hong Kong Metropolitan University

Systems Analyst / Analyst Programmer (Ref: 21001RT)

Hong Kong Metropolitan University

We are now inviting suitable candidate(s) to join us in the Office for Advancement of Learning and Teaching (ALTO) for the following post(s):

Systems Analyst / Analyst Programmer (Ref: 21001RT)

Major Duties and Responsibilities
The appointee shall mainly be responsible for the following:

  • Designing, developing, testing and deploying new systems;
  • Administering, maintaining and enhancing existing systems;
  • Enhancing multimedia components and implementing interactive activities/ components for courses;
  • Supervising web designers and coordinating multimedia courseware production;
  • Providing technical support to end users; and
  • Undertaking other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Advancement of Learning and Teaching and his/her nominees.        

Candidates should possess the following qualifications, experience and competence:

  • A recognized bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline;
  • At least 2 years’ post-qualification experience in programming and web systems design.  Those with less experience may be considered for the post of Analyst Programmer;
  • Solid experience in web application development with Lotus Script, Node.js, PHP, JSP/Servlet and EJB;
  • In-depth knowledge of markup languages and scripting languages such as Javascript, JQuery, CSS3, HTML5 and JSON;
  • Hands-on experience in mobile application development using Appcelerator Titanium, Objective-C, Unity and Drupal / front-end library like JQuery and Bootstrap;
  • Knowledge in constraint satisfaction solver (e.g., OptaPlanner) and Drools rule engine is an advantage; and
  • A good command of English.             

Candidates may be invited to attend a written test.

Terms and Conditions for Appointment
An attractive remuneration package, including basic salary, an end-of-contract gratuity, and a discretionary incentive payment, where applicable, will be offered to the right candidates. Generous annual leave, staff-development sponsorships, medical and dental benefits, and life insurance coverage will also be provided.

To Apply
Candidates who are interested in joining us may submit their applications via the University’s eRecruitment System.

Closing date of application:   7 February 2022

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


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Job ref no. 21001RT
  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Gratuity
  • Insurance plan
  • Medical plan
Job Function
  • Homantin
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree