Job ref no.: PR0436/20-21 (CT3131271-01#0073)
Hong Kong Baptist University 香港浸會大學

Technical Officer

Hong Kong Baptist University


The Language Centre

Technical Officer (PR0436/20-21)

The appointee is expected to

  • provide technical support to the Language Centre;
  • assist the IT coordinator to formulate and implement short-term and long-term strategic plans and compile teaching equipment budget;
  • conduct maintenance of facilities and equipment in classrooms, computer laboratories, video conference room and offices, including data migration, trouble-shooting, hardware and software testing and evaluating installation of equipment, computer systems and software;
  • provide technical support to e-learning, classes, functions and activities including audio recording, photo-taking, video shooting and editing;
  • prepare multimedia teaching and learning materials;
  • provide internal training to staff; and
  • perform other duties as assigned by the supervisors and the Head of the Language Centre.

Applicants should possess a degree in Information Technology or Computer Science/Engineering or a relevant subject with at least three years of relevant post-qualification experience. Expertise in trouble-shooting and maintenance of computers, audio-visual equipment and software applications (such as Microsoft Office, Google Workspace, Zoom and Photoshop) is essential. Knowledge of hybrid teaching, programming (Excel VBA, PHP, MYSQL and Python), website design, server management (VMware hypervisors), learning management systems (such as Moodle) and classroom management systems (such as XClass) will be an added advantage. A good command of Chinese, English and Putonghua is required.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to performance review, mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Those who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System ( Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 15 August 2021

More job information
Job ref no. PR0436/20-21 (CT3131271-01#0073)
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 3 years - 8 years
Career Level
  • Entry level
  • Degree