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.

Web Developer (Frontend, 6 Months Contract for (Ref: PROD-CPTFE)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work within web development on new and existing projects/systems and responsible for building the front end deliverable, from concept to execution
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use and ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Identify, quick fix frontend coding; Propose strategies to optimize performance and scalability
  • Write high quality code within tight delivery timelines
  • Coordinate with functional areas on launch and deployment tasks


Job Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline
  • At least 1 year frontend web development experience
  • Hands-on experience on javascript frameworks, javascripts (React / Angular / Node / Vue), JQuery; asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient knowledge of responsive web build, CSS3, HTML5, bootstrap, RESTFulAPI, browser compatibility and web standards such as HTTPS
  • Familiar with modern frontend system architecture
  • Experienced in resolving cross browser compatibility issues including mobile devices
  • Good understanding of web performance tuning, web analytics and SEO techniques
  • Experience in SASS, LESS or Webpack would be a plus
  • Flexible, proactive, should be able to handle fast-paced environments
  • Attention to details and committed to quality
  • Distinctive problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good command of written and spoken English


Work location 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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