Senior Engineer (PI) / Engineer (PI), AI Software Development

Job Description

2022/ART/348CP/a-d
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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

  • Assist in ITF R&D project as assigned;
  • Develop AI and data analytic software;
  • Apply machine learning technologies to improve system performance and enhance functionalities;
  • Analyze, benchmark and evaluate system performance; and
  • Document algorithm design and software architecture.

Requirements

  • Graduate in STEM-related discipline such Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering or relevant discipline;
  • A bachelor’s degree, master’s degree or a doctoral degree’s holder is welcome to apply;
  • For bachelor’s degree holder, they will be considered for the position of Engineering Associate (PI);
  • Experience in TensorFlow and Keras is a plus;
  • Proficiency in Python programming and data visualization 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

To apply, please email [email protected] with your resume. You are suggested NOT to include sensitive personal information such as HKID or passport number, photo, etc. 

Please quote the Job Ref No. and include the following information:

  1. Name of University
  2. Degree/PhD obtained/expecting and when
  3. Have you participated in ITF Research Talent Hub before? Yes/No
  4. If you answer Yes in item 3, please state the period
  5. Have you been employed by ASTRI before? If yes, please state the period

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

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