Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship...

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The School of Graduate Studies also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines and provides professional education for the wider society. Applications are now invited for the following post:

Project Manager (at the rank of Assistant Manager I / II) (Post Ref.: 21/248)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Tuen Mun
Industry Education / Training
Job function Information Technology > IT Project Management
Information Technology > Others
Published On 26/10/2021
ref. 21/248

Project Manager, Information Technology Services Centre

(Post Ref.: 21/248)

The appointee will work with a group of IT professionals in the Information Technology Services Centre and is mainly responsible for managing a development project of Electronic Programme Management System (EPMS) for Quality Assurance Enhancement funded by the Quality Enhancement Support Scheme (QESS). The appointee will be required to (a) coordinate the collection and analysis of the user requirements, plan and perform program coding, testing, deployment and maintenance of the system; (b) monitor and evaluate the project progress according to the implementation schedule and milestones; (c) produce documentation of the system, such as user manual and provide user training; (d) prepare the regular progress reports, final evaluation reports and financial report of the project; (e) communicate with all stakeholders related to the project to facilitate the system development; (f) arrange seminars on relevant QA practices for staff development and sharing of good practices; and (g) assist in general administration of the project. He or she will also be assigned to other applications development work as and when needed; and perform any other duties assigned by the supervisors.

 

Requirements

Applicants should have (i) a recognised degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines; (ii) at least 6 years of working experience in IT with solid working experience in software application development and project management; (iii) good knowledge in operating systems, web servers, database servers and development tools for web application development; (iv) experience in using PHP, Python, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, MySQL, PowerBI, Oracle and RESTful API; (v) hands on experience with Jasper Report; (vii) excellent documentation and project management skills; (viii) sound communication, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills; and (ix) high proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese.

 

Candidates with working knowledge of student information system, such as Banner ERP System, and experience in managing funding projects will be advantageous.

Candidates with less/more experience will also be considered for appointment at a relevant rank. 

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test.

 

Salary and Benefits

The rank and commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, and mandatory provident fund. Appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract for a period up to August 2023.

Application Procedure(online application only)

Please click Apply on company website to submit your application. Applicants should provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Review of applications will continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.