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Officer – Assessment Technology and Research (Ref: ATR/05/536)Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority
Officer – Assessment Technology and Research (Ref: ATR/05/536)Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority
Job Highlights
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering
  • 5 years of relevant experience in system dev't
  • MPF benefits, medical and dental care
Job Description

(Project Application Development)

(Contract period up to 16 months)


The appointee will be responsible for developing an iOS application for the e-marking module to be bundled to the Assessment Quality-assurance Platform (AQP) system; providing administrative and IT support to the testing and implementation of the system with the objective of promoting assessment for learning at schools.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering;
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in system development;
  • Hands-on experience in developing and designing Apple iOS applications, Android mobile applications and web-based platform using Java, J2EE, JSP, XML, Hibernate, Spring Framework; SQL, system UAT and data processing;
  • Experience in R programming and cyber security would be an advantage;
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese;
  • User manual writing skills both Chinese and English;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Candidates with less working experience will also be considered.

Employment Terms:  The remuneration package will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Appointment will be on a fixed-term contract with contract-end-gratuity, MPF benefits, medical and dental care.  Future employment may be offered on renewable contracts subject to performance and staffing needs.

Date for Application Review: 31 May 2019

Applications would be considered until the post is filled.

Application forms can be obtained from the HKEAA office on 13/F., Southorn Centre, 130 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong or downloaded from the HKEAA website (  Completed application forms should be returned to the Manager – Human Resources at the above address. Applicants not notified within 10 weeks from the application review date should consider their applications unsuccessful.

The HKEAA is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates. Information provided relating to employment will be kept confidential and used only for processing applications. For details, please refer to the Policy Statement on Equal Opportunities and the Personal Information Collection Statement on the HKEAA website (

Additional Information
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Contract, Temporary
Company details

The Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA) is an independent, self-funded and not-for-profit statutory body. Its main role is to conduct the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSE). It also administers other assessment projects and examinations leading to academic, professional or practical qualifications on behalf of international examining bodies and local professional bodies. Applications are now invited for the following post: