The Hong Kong Jockey Club

Technical Lead (Development Operations)

The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Full Time
Happy Valley
Lead (more than 10 years)

Job Description

Technical Lead (Development Operations)

Technical Lead (Development  Operations) is responsible for analysing the DevOps requirements, conducting detailed design, installation, configuration and preparing technical documentation of DevOps toolset. He/She will assist the DevOps manager to design the DevOps framework and processes as well as lead the DevOps implementation work, ensure all deliverables are completed in high quality.

You will:

  • Lead a team of DevOps engineers to design and develop a set of processes, best practices, guidelines, standards and tools base on DevOps framework. Conduct project tracking to ensure the works are delivered on schedule and with high quality.
  • Demonstrate DevOps-in-practice, build and implement complex continuous delivery tool chains.
  • Lead, develop and coach teams in building continuous delivery based software release pipelines.
  • Work with project manager, solution architects, developers, testers and operation professionals to ensure alignment with the overall DevOps strategy and objectives.


You should have:

  • University degree or above in Computer science or Engineering or equivalent.
  • Min 10 years of experience in designing, architecting, developing and delivering large scale enterprise applications.
  • Working experience on large scale software development experience, in particular online transaction processing system, and fast paced software development life cycle is preferred.
  • Solid experience with DevOps and automation.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, application deployment and operations.
  • Familiar with tools like Jenkins, Atlassian JIRA, Bitbucket, Apache Maven, Visual Studio Team Foundation Server, Automic Release Automation, etc.
  • Experience with Puppet, Chef, Ansible or other configuration management tools.
  • Experience working with version control/repos, i.e. Git, TFS, Artifactory or Nexus.
  • Experience with test driven development, testing tools and frameworks like JUnit, NUnit.
  • Able to analyse team performance (productivity & quality) data and make concrete recommendations to application development teams.
  • Experience with Waterfall, hybrid and Agile development methodologies / frameworks.