South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record. Our teams span across Asia and the United States, working together to connect with news consumers around the world. We are committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”.

 

Against the backdrop of shifting discovery and consumption behaviours, SCMP reaches users across distributed media platforms including scmp.com, smartphone and tablet apps, social media and messaging platforms, as well as our flagship newspaper. Additionally, SCMP is Asia’s leading magazine publisher with a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Harper’s BAZAAR and The PEAK. We are also home to cpjobs.com, a big data-powered recruitment platform that matches jobseekers with their dream jobs.

Lead Web Developer - Drupal / API (Ref: PROD-LWDD)

The successful candidate will be a detail oriented, enthusiastic self-starter. He or she can demonstrate a working knowledge of current web technologies, a thorough understanding of the processes and challenges involved in developing and maintaining a full spectrum of digital platforms.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work within the development team on new and existing Drupal builds

  • Provide operational support to existing digital properties

  • Write high quality code within tight delivery timelines

  • Co-ordinate with functional areas on launch and deployment tasks

 

Job Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline with 8-10 years of development experience

  • Expertise in LEMP stack

  • Solid Experience in implementing projects on Drupal.

  • Solid Experience in Symfony framework

  • Distinctive problem solving and analytical skills; flexible, proactive and ability to work under a fast-paced environment

  • Team player who is self-motivated, energetic and passionate about exploring new technology

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with good command of written and spoken English

 

 

Work location will be at our Tai Po office, shuttle bus service is provided

 

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the People Department, Morning Post Centre, 22 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, New Territories, Hong Kong or by clicking .

 

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Visit scmp.com/careers for details