Applications are invited for: Information Technology Services Centre

Applications are invited for:
Information Technology Services Centre

Assistant Computer Officer (Ref. 190001ES)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Training & Development
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Education / Training > Others
Published On 13/07/2019

(Closing date: July 23, 2019)

The appointee will be assigned to the Centre’s Academic Support (Research Computing) Services, and will be responsible for (a) developing and managing High Performance Computing (HPC) platforms; (b) preparing management reports for the usage of the platforms; (c) supporting researchers from using HPC platforms; and (d) preparing research proposals and evaluating HPC products.

Applicants should have (i) a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science or relevant disciplines; (ii) knowledge of Linux-based and Windows systems; (iii) experience in Python, Firewall and Open source software; (iv) good analytical, problem-solving, organisational, communication and interpersonal skills; and (v) the ability to work independently, as a team member and on multiple projects. Work experience in systems administration and familiarity with software products related to HPC will be advantageous.

Appointment will initially be made on a 2-year contract with contract-end gratuity, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

Application Procedure
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