Job ref no.: 3/03TLAD-ITS/TDC/CT (CT3118671-01#0086)
Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Technical Lead, Agile Development

Hong Kong Trade Development Council

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  • Gratuity
  • Medical plan


  • Act as the technical contact and development lead for all in-house agile and digital development projects
  • Technical lead in native cloud application design, micro-service architecture and API integration on different mobile platforms & IT systems
  • Work closely with business analysts, implementation vendors and in-house developers to ensure requirements are met
  • Lead and manage internal and external development team for assigned projects
  • Assist IT Manager to develop agile and cloud development framework/guidelines, promoting standardization to both in-house developers and vendors
  • Perform technical feasibility study and evaluate latest cloud development solutions
  • Provide technical support and problem analysis to digital apps/platform/architecture
  • Prepare technical documentation including user and technical design specifications and test cases
  • Act as the evangelist on agile, DevOps and cloud technologies and provide in-house training if necessary



  • University degree or above in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent
  • Min 5 years hands-on Java development experience, 3 of which is in the capacity as a System Analyst / Development Lead;
  • Proficiency in full stack web development with DevOps and automation
  • Solid experience in the use of public Cloud, preferably AWS
  • Experience in waterfall, hybrid and agile development methodologies / frameworks
  • Experience in some of the following would be an added advantage:
    • REST API design
    • Spring Boot framework
    • Containers / Dockers
    • ReactJS / NodeJS
    • Elastic Search
    • Messaging & Queue
    • Machine Learning with Python
  • Experience in designing, architecting, developing mission critical web applications is a plus
  • Must be passionate and strong willingness to learn new technology
  • Proficient spoken and written English and Chinese

Application Procedure:

If you want to join our team, please complete the application form on our website at on or before 27 February 2018.  Those who do not hear from us within EIGHT WEEKS after the closing date may assume their applications were unsuccessful.


All information provided by applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purposes. Applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Council.  Their personal data will be destroyed six months after the selection is finalised.

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Job ref no. 3/03TLAD-ITS/TDC/CT (CT3118671-01#0086)
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Job Function
  • Wanchai
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree