Software Engineer (Backend) (HKD 35-40K)

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Half Hong Kong
  • 09 Aug 17

A global technology firm that focuses on developing online products and services that enhance consumer lifestyles.

The Company

Technology doesn't change the world - people do, and our client is looking for your outstanding skills as Senior Software Engineer to complete a team of talented professionals who make a real difference every day. If you actively look for creative solutions to a problem, and you're passionate about developing new mobile platforms, this could be the opportunity you've been looking for to grow your career.

The Role

In this highly varied role, you'll be developing and unit testing complex code for improvements and fixing defects based on detailed specifications and testing. Responsibilities also include monitoring software configuration changes to anticipate and address the impact of data reliability and user happiness issues. Undertake code reviews as required and develop and deliver communications to key partners in a highly collaborative environment.

Your Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Computer Science, IT, Engineering or related field.
  • Outstanding experience of at least 5 years as an application developer using PHP.
  • Good understanding of UX and UI design, and ability to implement and design apps.
  • Extensive experience working with and tuning high volume mobile applications.
  • Experience integrating with API backends.
  • Expert level of understanding and experience with Software Debugging and integration techniques (API, Services, SOA).
  • Strong understanding of other technologies such as Oracle, Java, .NET etc.

About you

You have brilliant technical skills and consider yourself an authority on mobile platforms and how they should be built. You also have the creative flair to deliver innovative solutions and the business insights to know what will work. You are highly collaborative and a true team colleague, and your exceptional communication skills let you convey complex ideas to a non-IT colleagues.

What's on offer?

  • A fast-paced work environment backed by a motivated and energised team of IT professionals.
  • A company on a growth path offering extensive opportunities to grow your skill set and career potential.
  • The rewards of a role where you will be challenged every single day
  • A workplace where work-life balance is actively promoted.

Robert Half Ltd is committed to equal opportunity and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of categories protected under local law.

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