Application Developer

Posted on 12-Apr-21

Application Developer


Job Highlights

  • Financial / Payment platform
  • Fintech
  • Software development

Job Description

The position requires good programming skills in financial and/or payment system and platform development. The person will collaborate with System Analyst and other programmers in developing quality and stable payment solution and platform based on appropriate SDLC process.

Your Role
  • Collaborate with development team to deliver application software platforms and solutions in highest quality and stability.
  • Understand user requirement, design specification and carry out design and programming
  • Derive unit test plan and documenting the Unit & Integration Test Plan and the test results.
  • Investigate and resolve system and platform related issues and provide second level support and troubleshooting for Production System.
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes
To succeed in this role
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Software Engineering or relevant discipline
  • At least 1 year relevant working experience in software development. Working experience in Payments, Finance, Banking, Fintech, Credit/Debit Card Management, Account Management projects will be an advantage.
  • Working experience in one of the following technology areas,
  • Web Front End
    • Javascript, Angular JS, React, NodeJS or JQuery.
  • Backend Java Programming in
    • Spring, Springboot, or similar framework
    • JPA (Hibernate/Spring Data)
    • RESTful API or Microservices
    • MQ technology (e.g. Rabbit MQ / Apache MQ / IBM MQ)
  • Backend C/C++ Programming on TCP/IP protocol
  • RDMBS and SQL programming in Oracle or MySQL
  • NoSQL, e.g. MongoDB, REDIS, Cassandra
  • Mobile Applications
    • Native Android OS (Kotlin / Java) & iOS (Swift / Objective-C)
    • Hybrid (React Native, Ionic, Flutter, etc.)
  • Knowledge or experience in Linux environment, Windows Server environment, TCP/IP networking, source code control (git, SVN) or CI/CD tools (Gradle, Maven, Jenkins, Docker) 
  • Experience in iOS development, especially Swift and Objective-C integration will be an advantage.
  • Strong business sense, good analytical skills, problem solving skills and innovative
  • Good team player and able to work independently and cross-functionally in a dynamic business environment
  • Good command in written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Candidate with more experience will be considered as Senior Application Developer
  • Fresh Graduate will also be considered

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
1 year
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

As Hong Kong’s leading ICT service provider, HKT has in recent years transformed into a technology innovator and provider of smart, digital services and solutions for consumers and businesses.

HKT is the first in Hong Kong to provide true 5G services, complete with applications and content to afford our customers a unique and truly differentiated experience.

HKT is Hong Kong’s largest broadband service provider with a territory-wide fiber network covering 88% of homes. Our services go beyond connectivity to make the daily lives of customers smarter and more convenient.

For enterprises, HKT delivers end-to-end solutions employing emerging technologies to accelerate their digital transformation, contributing to Hong Kong’s development into a smart city.

Our global connectivity network has 125 points of presence across 76 cities and encompasses over 60 cable systems worldwide. PCCW Global maintains regional centers in 11 countries worldwide.

The Club is HKT’s loyalty program and one of the largest of its kind in Hong Kong. With more than 800 merchants as coalition and redemption partners, it offers privileges and benefits to enrich the lifestyle of members. Club Travel is a travel service for consumers and corporate customers. Club Like is an online shopping platform for customers to make purchases with Clubpoints and in cash. These represent a new digital ecosystem using data analytics to connect consumers and merchants.

HKT also offers financial services such as mobile payment, smart mobile POS solutions, digital financing, and insurance. We are a member in a joint venture offering virtual bank services in Hong Kong.

Employing over 16,200 staff, HKT is headquartered in Hong Kong and maintains a presence in mainland China and other parts of the world.

The share stapled units of the HKT Trust and HKT Limited are listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK: 6823).

HKT Limited is a company incorporated in the Cayman Islands with limited liability.

HKT is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and will only be used for recruitment-related purposes. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the employer's personal data policies (, a copy of which will be provided immediately upon request.

If you have the desire for an exciting and rewarding career, please send us your resume immediately by clicking "Apply Now".

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Life insurance, Medical insurance, Five-day work week