Senior Engineer / Engineer, Data Science

Job Description

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The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was founded by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness through applied research. ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under four Technology Divisions: Communications Technologies, Trust and AI Technologies, Integrated Circuits and Systems, and IoT Sensing and AI Technologies.

It is applied across six core areas which are Smart City, Financial Technologies, Intelligent Manufacturing and Re-Industrialization, Digital Health, Application Specific Integrated Circuits, and Metaverse.

Over the years, ASTRI has nurtured a pool of research, I&T talents and received numerous international awards for its pioneering innovations as well as outstanding business and community contributions. To date, ASTRI has transferred over 800 technologies to the industries and been granted more than 900 patents in the Mainland, the US, and other countries.

Job Responsibilities

  • Collect, label, clean and analyze health data for health technology projects;
  • Test and validate the artificial intelligence and data analytic algorithms for health status monitoring and prediction;
  • Support the preparation of project proposals and project reports by working closely with developers; and
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • PhD holder, Master or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Information Engineering, Mathematics or relevant disciplines with a minimum of 3 years of related experiences. Candidates with fewer experience may also be considered;
  • Experience in data processing for machine learning and data analytics;
  • Domain knowledge in health technology or gerontechnology is a plus;
  • Fast learner of new technologies, good communication skills in written and spoken English, self-motivated and passionate in research and development;
  • Live ASTRI values

Application

The appointment will be on renewable contract terms with a competitive salary and performance-linked variable pay. Fringe benefits include paid leave, medical and dental benefits, insurance coverage and contribution to MPF. The incumbent will normally work a five-day week.

Interested candidates, please send an application (quoting Ref. No.) with a detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected]

The application will be open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

ASTRI is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used exclusively for recruitment only.