Assistant IT Manager (Hong Kong Virtual University Project)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

HKUST Job ID: 4481

The Hong Kong Virtual University Project (HKVU) of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology is an active team engaging in developing, operating and supporting a wide range of online learning services and activities.

HKVU is looking for an individual to be responsible for carrying out initiatives of the team building innovative e-learning solutions:

  1. manage the development of e-learning projects;
  2. design and implement a system infrastructure to support innovative (online and blended) e-learning activities;
  3. develop educational applications based on real-time video conferencing technologies;
  4. create visualization applications based on stereo vision technologies.

Applicants should have knowledge in the development of frontend applications and source code management. Additional knowledge in backend stack and Unity is an advantage.

Applicants should have a bachelor's degree or higher diploma (or equivalent) in a related discipline. Good interpersonal skills with a good command or written English and Chinese, analytical minded, ability to work independently and willingness to take up responsibilities are necessary. (Duration: 1 year, renewable)

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Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided.

Application Procedure

In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website ( and return it online to the Human Resources Office on or before Wednesday, 27 March 2019. Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.