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Senior Engineer/Engineer, Mechanical Engineer

Ref. ID:  CEO/AITT/MMIA/1722


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: Communications Technologies, Artificial Intelligence and Trust Technologies, Advanced Electronic Components and Systems, IoT Sensing and AI Technologies, and Innovative Mind.

It is applied across six core areas which are Smart City, Financial Technologies, New Industrialisation and Intelligent Manufacturing, 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 almost 1400 technologies to the industries and been granted more than 1000 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:


  • Work closely with architecture designers, board designers to define specific requirements for the mechanical part.
  • Implement 2D or 3D drawing for prototypes.
  • Conduct thermal simulation for the prototypes.
  • Work with hardware engineer to locate, analyze and provide solutions for system EMI/EMC issues.
  • Conduct the miniature medical device prototype assembly and testing.
  • Provide accurate and timely development schedule estimates and design documentation.


Job Requirements:


  • Master’s Degree or above in mechanical design, manufacturing and automation or relevant disciplines.
  • 1+ years’ experience/knowledge in mechanical design using AutoCAD or SolidWorks is required. Candidates with less experience will also be considered.
  • Experience in designing, modeling, 3D printing and assembling.
  • Good problem solving and hands-on debugging skills.
  • Good written and oral communication skills in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
  • Strong team working spirits and good analytical thinking.
  • Lives ASTRI’s values.


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


For interested parties, please submit your application with detailed CV within two weeks of the post date. Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible. The review of applications will continue until the post is filled.


The resume should not include any sensitive personal information such as ID card no. or passport number, photo, etc.


Position offer is subject to the applicant’s experience and academic qualification. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.


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