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.

Senior Application Support Specialist (Ref: CAF-DIT-SASS)

Major Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide ongoing support to various editorial production systems including EidosMedia Méthode, MerlinOne DAM and Atex Advertising
  • Diagnose faults following incident management procedures to ensure a resolution, whilst exceeding agreed service levels and communicating with users throughout
  • Ensure any deployments and configuration changes are managed through change management process
  • Maintain current documentation for all systems in documentation repositories
  • Enhance automation for the benefit of service monitoring, deployment and scalability
  • Continually review available technologies and contribute recommendations for system/ service improvement
  • Perform thorough application test with any new releases and patches distributed from the system vendors

 

 

Job Requirements:

  • Work experience in computer science or a related field, minimum 5 years’ experience in supporting newsroom applications and operations
  • Expert knowledge of EidosMedia's  Méthode, passionate technologist with a broad range of technical knowledge
  • Strong functional programming experience
  • Excellent communication skills, collaborative team member

 

Work location will be at Tai Po office.

 

 

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the Human Resources Division, Morning Post Centre, 22 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, New Territories, Hong Kong or by email to career@scmp.com.

 

 

Visit scmp.com/careers for details