The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Software Engineer (Betting Systems)

The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Full Time
Happy Valley
Junior (less than 3 years)
English, Mandarin (Putonghua)

Job Description

Software Engineer (Betting Systems)

You will:

  • Provide effort estimates for software development activities and report progress
  • Participate in the translation of business requirements into functional and technical designs in accordance with architectural and PDLC standards
  • Prepare and provide inclusions to feasibility, functional, and design specification documents
  • Undertake software construction using set programming languages and database management systems.
  • Prepare unit test plans and conduct testing activities.
  • Participate in walkthroughs and reviews of the design and construction phases of solution development.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve problems
  • Provide on-site support on system implementation and critical event.


You should have:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • 0-5 years’ experience in software development. Freshly graduates will be considered.
  • Sound analytical and application software construction skills
  • Good understanding of systems design in complex technical environments
  • Solid software development experience on large scale system with frameworks
  • Extensive experience in C++, C#, SQL, Crystal report, TCP/IP, socket, RPC, and asynchronous or multi-thread programming
  • Ability to take up new knowledge and technology fast.
  • Relevant software development experience in OLTP and backend development.
  • Strong sense of responsibility and self-motivated.
  • Basic understanding of ITIL and CMMI processes and work products.
  • English and Putonghua proficiency

Professional Qualifications

  • ITIL Practitioner Level

Technical Skills

  • C (Programming Language)
  • C#
  • C++
  • Database Administration
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • Seagate Crystal Reports
  • Software Development
  • SQL
  • Translation