Government of the Hong Kong S.A.R.

Information Technology Officer (Development)

Government of the Hong Kong S.A.R.
Full Time
Junior (less than 3 years)
Lower Secondary / F5 / GCSE
English, Cantonese

Job Description

Information Technology Officer (Development)

Location: Personnel Registry, Office of the Communications Authority, 20/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong


Information Technology Officers (Development) will be mainly responsible for –

(a) performing system analysis and design, programme development, system implementation, system testing, system documentation, system administration and maintenance, system troubleshooting and tuning, and other activities of the system development life cycle;
(b) updating, administering and maintaining web sites and other Internet facing facilities;
(c) providing IT support and training to users; and
(d) performing other IT-related duties as and when required. 

Entry Requirements

Candidates should have –

(i) a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology (IT) or related discipline from a Hong Kong university, or equivalent;

(ii) met the language proficiency requirements of ‘Level 2’ [Note (1)] or above results in Chinese Language and English Language in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE) or the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), or equivalent;

(iii) at least 2 years’ relevant post-qualification full-time IT working experience of which 1 year must be in a similar post and in a comparable capacity; and

(iv) at least 1 year’s full-time hands-on experience in –
• web application development using Java and SQL; or
• administration and tuning of Oracle 10g/11g/12c database and Oracle/Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating system.

(b) Candidates should be customer-oriented and able to perform under pressure, willing to work after office hours and occasionally working on an on-call basis as required.

(c) Candidates who are holders of the following certificates or equivalent will be advantageous –
• Java SE Programmer Certifications
• Oracle Database 11g/12c and MySQL Certifications
• Red Hat Certifications (RHCSA or RHCE)
• Oracle Linux Administrator/Implementation Specialist Certifications

(d) Candidates who have experience in using the following technologies/products will be advantageous –
• Administration and tuning of Oracle 10g/11g/12c, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server 2008/2012/2014, Microsoft SharePoint 2010/2013, Microsoft IIS, Oracle WebLogic 11g/12c, Apache Tomcat, Linux (e.g. Red Hat, Ubuntu, Oracle), Unix (e.g. Solaris, HP-UX), Drupal
• Programming in Java with frameworks like Hibernate, Struts and Spring, JSP, PL/SQL, HTML4/5, JavaScript, Flash/ActionScript, Ajax, jQuery, XML, ASP, ASP.NET, C#, VBScript, Perl, PHP, LotusScript, XPages, Acrobat PDF Form, Google Maps API, Delphi, Pro*C, Unix/Linux shell script, Microsoft Access
• Use of Photoshop, Adobe Flash, Eclipse, UML 

Enquiry Address

Personnel Registry, Office of the Communications Authority, 20/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong 

Enquiry Telephone

2961 6597 


HK$29,400 - $32,400 per month 

Advertising Date


Closing Date(dd/mm/yyyy)

30/10/2016 23:59:00 

Professional Qualifications

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)

Technical Skills

  • Adobe ActionScript
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • AJAX
  • Apache Struts
  • Apache Tomcat
  • API
  • Application Development
  • ASP
  • asp.NET
  • C#
  • Delphi
  • Drupal
  • HTML
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • jquery
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS)
  • MySQL
  • Oracle Database
  • Oracle Database
  • Oracle PL/SQL
  • Oracle Solaris
  • Perl Programming
  • PHP
  • Shell Script
  • Spring Framework
  • SQL
  • Ubuntu
  • UNIX
  • XML