Senior Engineer (PI) / Engineer (PI), Optical Engineering
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Senior Engineer (PI) / Engineer (PI), Optical Engineering

Job Description

2021/ART/333CP/c-d
2021-12-09

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 five Technology Divisions: AI and Big Data Analytics; Communications; Cybersecurity, Cryptography and Trusted Technologies; Integrated Circuits and Systems; and IoT and Sensors. It is applied across five core areas which are Smart City, Financial Technologies, Intelligent Manufacturing, Digital Health, and Application Specific Integrated Circuits.

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.

To support our constant endeavour to position Hong Kong as a world-class smart city and an international hub of innovation and technology, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

Job Responsibilities

  • For the research and development of advanced optical system design and prototyping, including imaging/non-imaging optical design for machine vision, nano-optics, 3D reconstruction and medical imaging
  • Define optical specifications, design analyses, risk analysis with contingency plans, design reviews, manufacturability assessments, verification of design durability and Reliability, vendor survey, schedule control and prototype verification
  • Evaluating and implementing customer requirements in an optical engineering environment

Requirements

  • Degree holder in Optical Engineering, Nano Optics, Bio-optics or relevant disciplines
  • 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 of both imaging optical system and non-imaging optical system design and production
  • Familiar with optical design software tools such as Zemax, CodeV, LightTools , TracePro, FTDT etc
  • Familiar with optical design for machine vision application, Nano Optics, 3D reconstruction, medical imaging, confocal optical design, OCT, etc
  • Good command of written and spoken English, self-motivated and good communication skills

Application

To apply, please email [email protected] with your resume, you must 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 resume should not include any sensitive personal information such as HKID or passport number, photo, etc.

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.

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