Part-time Intern, Software Development, HKCERT

Digital Transformation Division

Ref: DTD227/23, 8787


Job Description


Who we are looking for:

  • Creativity in new ideas and future focus vision. 

  • Collaboration with colleagues and the community at large.

  • Work Smart, Play Smart!


What you'll do:

  • Develop, test, implement and maintain systems to support HKCERT operations and services
  • Conduct study project on emerging security trends, cyber attacks and defence methodologies


You'll be a good fit if you have/are:

  • Students of tertiary institution in Computer Science or related disciplines
  • Solid experience in programming and scripting (e.g., Python, API, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, SQL query)
  • Knowledge of container (i.e., docker, K8s) and database (i.e., MySQL, MongoDB) technology
  • Knowledge in server (e.g., Linux – Ubuntu, CentOS; Windows – Server 2016, 2012)
  • Mature, self-motivated, analytical and a good problem solver. Able to work under pressure and able to adopt technology changes
  • Good interpersonal, presentation and communication skills



1. Applicant may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position.

2. This is a position of Part-time internship programme of 12 months working for 8-16 hours per week subject to work arrangement.  


What we offer and What you’ll like here:

  • Innovative and energetic culture with smart outfits and sport shoes
  • Professional lab and latest technology to actualize your creative ideas
  • Prime location with good public transport network


Apply now if you’re ready to take the challenge!  Do not miss this opportunity to join us to Create Value and “MAKE SMART SMARTER”!  


HKPC will take into consideration both the quantitative and qualitative requirements of the post when selecting the suitable candidates.  A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered.  The successful candidates will be employed on a fixed-term contract basis, which is renewable subject to appointee’s performance and the Council’s development needs.


Applicants are welcome to submit application at the HKPC e-Recruitment System ( in 1 week from the posting date.  Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.  


Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. Candidates not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be disposed by HKPC within 12 months.