Backend Developer (social ecommerce project)

Job No: HKTV203
Location: Hong Kong

You will work under a brand new team and company with start-up culture (Offbeat Technology Limited – a new subsidiary fully owned by HKTV Group). We are trying to build a brand new ecommerce platform which focuses on social and content elements. 

In Offbeat Technology, we are having flexible and self-motivated working style and informal working environment. We are looking for creative, energetic and passionate staff who are interested in social ecommerce and shopping!


What You will be Doing

  • Engage in design, develop, implement, test and maintain a new era e-commerce web application with reusable modules, automated testing, and continuous deployment.
  • Apply strong analytical and technical skills in application problems, system design and user experience.
  • Researching and adopting the latest backend and cloud related technologies and tools.
  • Work with the team in the Agile approach.


Who is Our Right Fit


  • Degree holder in IT related disciplines.
  • 1-2 years of hands-on experience in application development.
  • Skilled in building backends with Node.js and TypeScript (or proficient in other server-side languages such as Java, C# will also be considered).
  • Familiar with Event-Driven design and tools, such as Message Queue, Event Bus...etc.
  • Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL.
  • Knowledge of NoSQL Database.
  • Knowledge and experience adhering to writing high-quality code with tests.
  • Thorough understanding in RESTful API.
  • Familiar with containers technology (i.e. Docker) and deployment.
  • Candidates with more experience will consider as Senior Developer



  • Experience in using AWS cloud (e.g. Lambda, API Gateway...etc.).
  • Experience in WebSocket programming.
  • Familiar with IaC such as Terraform, AWS CDK and Pulumi.
  • Familiar with Nest.js.
  • Familiar with K8S, Helm.
  • Familiar with Git, Docker, CI/CD tools.
  • Familiar with domain driven design.



  • Self-motivated with “can do” attitude.
  • Good team player.
  • To-the-point communication.
  • Timely delivery of results.


Benefit in THIS team

  • Informal working environment, flexible working hours
  • Knowledge sharing session
  • Interesting colleagues!
  • Hybrid working mode (onsite + work from home)
  • 16 - 24-day annual leave, marriage, maternity, paternity, exam, birthday leave*, 2-day family care leave*, full pay sick leave and compassionate leave
  • HKTVmall staff discount (20% off!)
  • Medical plan and comprehensive dental benefit
  • Wine tasting/sharing occasionally (alcohol is allowed!)
  • Board game session! (if you like board game)
  • In house Barista (for coffee lovers)
  • Attractive education partnership allowance
  • Free morning bus from selected districts (such as Tuen Mun, Tsuen Wan, Shatin, etc.) to office
  • Free round-trip shuttle bus service to the nearest MTR stations 3 times per hour
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Date of Issue: October 21, 20121

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