Job ref no.: O/ITSD/Term ITS/01/19 (CT3119783-01#0022)

Term IT Specialist


Information Technology Services Division

O/ITSD/Term ITS/01/19

Major Duties :
The appointee(s) would take up duties in one of the following areas:

(a) System Development
(i) To be responsible for the system design, development and maintenance of web and mobile applications with various tools and technologies;
(ii) To assist in collecting user requirements and transforming into functional requirements and technical specifications; and
(iii) To liaise with and support users for system implementation, bug fixing, user acceptance test, deployment, training and related documentation;

(b) Infrastructure Management
(i) To oversee and maintain the campus network, IT application systems with servers;
(ii) To provide support on data centre management, operations and monitoring; and
(iii) To manage IT systems and services on Windows / Linux / virtualization platforms.

Requirements :
(a) A recognized degree in IT or equivalent with at least 2 years’ relevant experience;
(b) For Major Duties in (a), applicants with good knowledge and hands-on experience in ANY of the following aspects will be an advantage –
(i) Java, preferably including Java Framework (e.g. JSF/Hibernate/Struts/ Spring);
(ii) HTML5 / JavaScript, preferably including AJAX and/or jQuery;
(iii) Objective-C, SWIFT and/or Android SDK;
(iv) ASP.NET / C#;
(c) For Major Duties in (b), applicants with good knowledge and hands-on experience in ANY of the following aspects will be an advantage –
(i) Network administration (Cisco / H3C / Ruckus);
(ii) System administration (MS Windows / Red Hat / CentOS / AIX / OpenShift);
(iii) Database administration (Oracle / MS SQL / MySQL);
(iv) Cloud administration (AWS / Azure);
(v) Virtualization administration (VMware ESXi / vSAN / NSX / SRM / vRA / vRO / Horizon View);
(vi) Monitoring (Nagios / SCOM / Site24x7);
(vii) Python / PowerShell / Shell Scripting;
(d) Proficiency in English and Chinese; and
(e) Good interpersonal skills, self-initiative and be a good team player.

Notes :
(1) The post is in the rank of “Officer".
(2) Applicants with less relevant experience and / or qualification may be considered for the post of Term Assistant IT Specialist, in the rank of “Technician".
(3) Appointees may be required to work irregular hours / outside normal office hours and / or at different work locations on a need basis.

Application Procedures:
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with a full curriculum vitae, should be sent to the Information Technology Services Division, 13/F, VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong or by email to Please specify on the envelope or in the subject of the email, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post being applied for.

Candidates who would like to submit their applications through email are requested to take note of points (1) – (4) below:
(1) Completed application form (VTC-1) and detailed curriculum vitae (CV) should be provided in PDF format with total file size below 10MB.
(2) Attachment(s) to the application by email should be saved with names as
(a) VTC1-TermITS-“your surname and given name", e.g. “VTC1- TermITS -CHAN Tai Man.pdf"; and
(b) CV- TermITS-“your surname and given name", e.g. “CV-TermITS-CHAN Tai Man.pdf".
(3) For the email subject, please cite “Application for the Post of Term IT Specialist (Ref. No. O/ITSD/Term ITS/01/19)".
(4) Original and copy of other supporting documents are to be provided at a later stage upon request.

Closing date for application: 19 January 2019

Applicants not invited for interview within 10 weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.

The Council reserves the right not to fill the post(s).

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.

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Job ref no. O/ITSD/Term ITS/01/19 (CT3119783-01#0022)
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Job Function
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Asso. Deg or High Dip
  • Degree