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Senior Software Engineer / Software Engineer (ITES)The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Senior Software Engineer / Software Engineer (ITES)The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Job Highlights
  • Experience in vendor management.
  • Experience in software development
  • Business domain knowledge
Job Description

The Department

IT Enterprise Solutions Department provides high-quality and innovative business application solutions (non-wagering) and IT services to all divisions and departments within the Club in the portfolios of Racing, Customer and International Business Development , Corporate Planning, Branding, Membership, Charities and Community, Legal and Compliance, Corporate Affairs, People and Organisational Development, Finance, Audit, Property, Security & Integrity, and Integrated Project Management Office.

The Job

You will:

  • Work collaboratively with technical lead, project manager and business users during the phases of requirement, design and development to ensure quality of deliverables and service
  • Act as project manager for small-and-medium-sized projects as assigned by technical/portfolio manager
  • Work with the Club’s System Assurance Team and Change Control Team to ensure projects and changes are fully tested and deployed to the production environment accordingly
  • Perform system design, development (including customization, interfaces, conversion and reporting), testing, and software release
  • Comply with established standards and processes in delivering deliverables
  • Provide support during system assurance test and user acceptance test
  • Manage and coordinate with vendors efficiently to provide BAU application support from time to time and during non-office hours.
  • Identify and escalate any critical issues during the development cycle which affects time, budget or quality to the technical leader and project manager in a timely fashion

About you

You should have:

  • Graduate qualifications in computer science or engineering.
  • With at least 6 years of experience in software development, system integration, and system support.
  • Preferably with solid hand-on experience in mid- to large scale package-based solution implementation and participated in end-to-end project lifecycle.
  • Business domain knowledge or experience in facilities management and asset management would be an added advantage.
  • Experience in vendor management.
  • Strong ability in problem troubleshooting and diagnosis.
  • Proficiency in writing, presentation and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English, Cantonese and Putonghua.
  • Able to lead a team of 2 or 3 on/off shore developers and work independently.
  • Development experience in Java, .Net framework, C#, MS/PL SQL
  • Knowledge in package application customization development would be an added advantage

Terms of Employment

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.


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Additional Information
Years of Experience
6 years
Employment Type
Full Time
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Company details

Founded in 1884, The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a world-class racing club that acts continuously for the betterment of our society. The Club has a unique integrated business model, comprising racing and racecourse entertainment, a membership club, responsible sports wagering and lottery, and charities and community contribution. Through this model, the Club generates economic and social value for the community and supports the Government in combatting illegal gambling. In 2017/18, the Club made a record return to the Government of HK$22.6 billion in duty and profits tax and contributed HK$1.2 billion to the Lotteries Fund. Approved charity donations were HK$4.2 billion. The Club is Hong Kong's largest single taxpayer and one of the city’s major employers. Its Charities Trust is also one of the world's top ten charity donors. The Club is always "riding high together for a better future" with the people of Hong Kong.


香港賽馬會(「馬會」)成立於1884年,是致力建設更美好社會的世界級賽馬機構。馬會透過其結合賽馬及馬場娛樂、會員會所、有節制體育博彩及獎券,以及慈善及社區貢獻的獨特綜合營運模式,創造經濟及社會價值,並協助政府打擊非法賭博。2017/18年度,馬會透過各項博彩稅及利得稅,為政府庫房帶來破紀錄的226億港元收入,並向獎券基金撥款12億港元。另外,已審批慈善捐款達42億港元。馬會是全港最大的單一納稅機構,也是香港主要僱主之一,其慈善信託基金位列全球十大慈善捐助機構。馬會將繼續與香港市民「同心同步同進 共創更好未來」。