1823 Recruits Technical Support Officer
(Non-Civil Service Vacancy)
1823 is recruiting Technical Support Officer. Duties of this post include: providing end-user support on applications, desktop PC and IT infrastructure system; managing the operation and maintenance of various computers, communication servers and network equipment; providing problem analysis and basic troubleshooting to system problem; escalating problems to vendors’ second-tier support if necessary; and assisting in system development. The successful candidate is required to work on irregular shifts, including overnight shifts, on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays as well as in inclement weather such as during typhoon and black rainstorm. The successful candidate may be required to assume duty at short notice and is subject to deployment to any offices of 1823 in any district of Hong Kong.
The closing date for application is 24 December 2018. More details can be found at the Civil Service Bureau's website. For enquiry, please call 2928 6997. You may also like to learn more about 1823 from our website.
Efficiency Office Recruits Senior Information Technology Officer (Web Applications)
(Non-Civil Service Vacancy)
The Efficiency Office ("EffO") is recruiting Senior Information Technology Officer (Web Applications). The main duty of this post is to conduct business and system requirement study, design and analysis of the web portals, applications, databases of EffO and implement the solutions. The officer will provide technical advice and support during the application development and participate in application testing in order to ensure the web portals and applications are secure, user-friendly and stable.
Transfer to Innovation and Technology Bureau
The Efficiency Unit (EU) has been transferred from the Chief Secretary for Administration’s Office (CS’s Office) to the Innovation and Technology Bureau and renamed as the Efficiency Office (EffO) with effect from 1 April 2018. The Business Facilitation Division (BFD) under the Economic Analysis and Business Facilitation Unit (EABFU) of the Financial Secretary’s Office (FS’s Office) has also been transferred to EffO to achieve synergy and increase efficiency. EffO will further promote innovation among bureaux and departments and provide citizen- centric public services to the local community.
On 11 October 2017, the Chief Executive set out in the Policy Address a new direction for Government as a facilitator of innovation in the community and her determination to accelerate the pace of innovation within the public service to better serve the community. As part of the arrangements to drive these initiatives, it was announced that the Central Policy Unit will be revamped as the Policy Innovation and Co-ordination Unit and the Efficiency Unit will join the Innovation and Technology Bureau to build a stronger team to promote innovation and the effective use of technology within the Government. The Efficiency Unit will also be working with the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau and the Hong Kong Design Centre to advance design thinking and user-centred design as tools to improve public services, helping to step up the review of regulations, guidelines and practices that impede innovation, improve procurement practices and join up services around community needs. These initiatives build on skills and partnership that the Efficiency Unit has been building over the years and testing out on collaborative projects within the public service and with external partners, particularly in the area of social innovation and entrepreneurship development.