About The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Remarkable Careers
A world-class horse racing operator and one of the world’s largest charity contributors, donating a record HK$3.9 billion in 2015/16. A major taxpayer, Hong Kong's largest by far, generating HK$20.9 billion in 2015/16 for public funds. A pioneer in technology, striving for the highest levels of customer service. A membership club, recognised as one of Asia’s most prestigious. Above all an organisation dedicated to the overall betterment of Hong Kong. This is The Hong Kong Jockey Club, a truly remarkable organisation offering you a rewarding career with unparalleled prospects for growth and development.
Senior Software Engineer (Betting Systems)

The Department

Our IT Strategic Business Solution Department (Betting Systems) of IT and Sustainability Division provides product development and software service to support the Club’s betting core system. We also maintain alignment between user requests and IT service delivery. We are looking for high calibre individual to join the team.

The Job

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.

About You

You should have:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • 6-10 years’ experience in software development.
  • 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

Terms of Employment

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.

How to Apply:
Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference to:
Email: recruit6@hkjc.org.hk
Mail: The Human Resources Department,
The Hong Kong Jockey Club
1 Sports Road, Happy Valley,
Hong Kong

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