Assistant IT Manager, Software Development


Location:  Hong Kong, Hung Hom

Salary:  HKD $35-45K per month

Company:  High-end International Retail, Fashion and Sourcing Group

About The Company



We belong to one of the world's leading privately owned retail groups and it is a one-stop-shop for first class global sourcing. With 50 years' experience, we have been sourcing products from the major production markets in two main categories - Fashion, Home & Living.


From our headquarters in Hong Kong, our client base has expanded across Europe, North America and Asia. This growth is a tribute to the quality of our service, to our 1,550 employees - and to their superb working relationship with suppliers and clients alike. To cope with our expansion, we are inviting high caliber candidates who are proactive, solution-driven and with a strong service attitude to join our winning team.


Our company offers an attractive remuneration package, including a 5-day working week, 14 months' salary, 15 days' annual leave, medical & accident insurance, life insurance, training sponsorship as well as good future career prospects. 


Role Description


  • Lead an application development team throughout the entire system development life cycle

  • Analyze business and user requirements, responsible for system architecture design, project plan and implementation of system solutions

  • Assure quality of team deliverables, monitor application performance and maintain application support service level

  • Hands-on knowledge and experience with coding, system design and best practice

  • Work with different levels of users to prioritize feature and change requests

  • Prepare project documentations and system specifications

  • Provide coaching and guidance to team members

2010 - present

2010 - present

Skills and Qualifications


  • Master / Bachelor Degree in Computer Science / Information Technology or related disciplines

  • 6 years or above system development experience; at least 3 years in managerial / supervision position of a sizable team

  • Solid experience with system and database design, implementing system solutions from scratch

  • Hands-on knowledge with different technology skills including but not limited to JSP, Spring, Hibernate, Web Services, REST, JSON, AJAX, jQuery, Postgres, Data warehousing

  • Knowledge of software development practices, such as agile, scrum, automated testing, continuous deployment etc.

  • Proven project management experience; PMP / PRINCE2 certification an advantage

  • Experience in mobile application development a plus

  • Fast learner with passion on latest technologies and open source software

  • Good supervisory, communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong commitment to project deadline and delivering high quality work

  • Creative, analytical, self-motivated, dynamic and well-organized

  • Capable of working independently and under pressure

  • Proficient in both spoken and written English and Chinese. Spoken Mandarin is an advantage



To Apply


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