Job ref no.: 190000X (CT3117935-01#0094)
The Open University of Hong Kong

Systems Analyst

The Open University of Hong Kong

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We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the Educational Technology & Publishing Unit:

Systems Analyst

Major Duties

The appointee will participate in several system development projects, including a new web application Nursing e-Portfolio Administration System. The system will serve the purposes of student administration, clinical placement plan, study plan, etc. The appointee will be responsible for:

a.) designing, developing, testing and deploying the new systems;

b.) administering, maintaining and enhancing existing systems;

c.) providing technical support to end users; and

d.) undertaking other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Educational Technology and Publishing Unit and his/her nominees.


Applicants are required to possess the following:

a.) a recognized bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline;

b.) at least 2 years’ post-qualification experience in programming and web-application design;

c.) basic concept of heuristics and metaheuristics (e.g., Local Search, Tabu Search, Simulated Annealing, etc.);

d.) solid experience in web application development with JSP/Servlet and EJB;

e.) in-depth knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript;

f.) hands-on experience in front-end library like JQuery and Bootstrap; and

g.) a good command of English.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend a trade test.

Pay & Benefits Package

Successful candidate will be appointed on a full-time contract. Competitive pay and benefits package including annual leave, medical & dental benefits, life insurance coverage, gratuity, discretionary incentive as well as learning & development opportunities will be provided.

Application Procedures
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for this post:

Deadline:     11 February 2019

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Job ref no. 190000X (CT3117935-01#0094)
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Job Function
  • Yaumatei
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 3 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree