The Urban Renewal Authority (“URA”) is tasked to undertake urban renewal in accordance with the provisions of the Urban Renewal Authority Ordinance and the Urban Renewal Strategy published by the Government. The URA adopts a holistic approach to urban renewal with redevelopment and rehabilitation...

The Urban Renewal Authority (“URA”) is tasked to undertake urban renewal in accordance with the provisions of the Urban Renewal Authority Ordinance and the Urban Renewal Strategy published by the Government. The URA adopts a holistic approach to urban renewal with redevelopment and rehabilitation as its core businesses.

Assistant Manager, Information Technology (IT System and Research)

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Information Technology > Application Development
Information Technology > IT Management
Information Technology > IT Project Management
Published On 19/03/2020
ref. AM(IT-ITSR)

Responsibilities:

  • To participate in network infrastructure design (networking, IoT, Wi-Fi, servers and storage) and drive new technology initiatives such as LoRa technology, Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation, and mobile computing into URA Development projects and as well as URA operations
  • To contribute to system enhancement, user experience improvement, and innovative ideas. Research and evaluate new or upgraded products and services, make recommendations for improvement areas and implementation approach
  • To assist in enhancing URA internal workflow through digital transformation into new technology approach such as automation and mobile apps
  • To assist Senior Manager in the formulation of medium-term strategy regarding technology advancement, software and hardware upgrading and maintenance for achieving higher corporate and team effectiveness

Requirements:

  • Degree Holder, preferably in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum 8 years’ relevant experience including 2 years’ hands-on experience in IoT sensors, Wi-Fi, infrastructure networking, system hardware and software implementation, and not less than 3 years’ experience in information system security
  • Practical experience in administering multiple operating systems, in particular Microsoft Windows Servers, Microsoft Active Directory, and Linux platform
  • Familiarity with common web development, IoT gateway/middleware, mobile networking and with hands-on troubleshooting experience
  • Project management skills is required

For more information on the work of the URA, please visit the website at http://www.ura.org.hk.

Full resume with present and expected salaries should be submitted (i) via online application (please click this website address: https://careers.ura.org.hk/), (ii) by post with “Confidential” marked on the envelope to Director, Human Resources, Urban Renewal Authority, 26/F, COSCO Tower, 183 Queen's Road Central, Hong Kong or (iii) by e-mail to “ ” (quoting the relevant reference details).

Closing date for application: 1 April 2020. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and information provided will be used for the consideration of applications. Applicants not invited for interview within four weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.

Personal data provided by job applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used strictly in accordance with our “Personal Information Collection Statement Pertaining to Recruitment” for recruitment purpose only. A copy of the Statement is available on our website and obtainable on request. Applicants may be considered for other suitable positions in the Authority and all personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be retained for a maximum of two years.