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, 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, a big data-powered recruitment platform that matches jobseekers with their dream jobs.

System Engineer (Ref: CAF-DIT-SE)
Responsibilities & Requirements:
• Responsible for development and operations (DevOps) works on cloud platforms
• Design, build and maintain development tools such as industrial standard continuous integration system, source control system, and system monitoring tools
• Assist the system architect in infrastructure design and server related operational works to ensure the technical feasibility of infrastructure
• Optimize server components to help application for maximum speed and scalability
• Conduct research and integrate suitable tools for the team

• Degree holder in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline with minimum 3 years of system maintenance experience
• Expertise in cloud computing cluster design and familiar with Git
• Programming experience is a must. Language such as Golang, Python, Ruby or Java
• Good understanding of web development flow and comfortable with command line environment and shell scripting. Experience in implementing projects on Drupal, and node.js would be beneficial
• Flexible, proactive and able to work under fast paced environments. Excellent analytical skills in problem identification and resolution
• Good command of both spoken and written English and Cantonese; Mandarin would be an advantage

Work location will be at 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 Human Resources Division, Morning Post Centre, 22 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po Industrial Estate, New Territories, Hong Kong or by email to

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