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Senior Engineer/Engineer/Engineering Associate (PI), AI and Machine Learning

Ref. ID:  CEO/TAIT/DATA/1332


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, 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:


  • Develop web-based applications;
  • Algorithm research and development for NLP, CV and AIGC models;
  • Design, implement, and evaluate models and software prototypes;
  • Evaluating new techniques and making technical recommendations.


Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering or relevant disciplines, including non-local graduates from a local university of Hong Kong;
  • Experience in programming using Python / R / Java;
  • Experience in Tensorflow or PyTorch;
  • Experience in research in computer vision or NLP is preferred;
  • Experience with generative AI (transformer, GPT, etc.) is preferred;
  • Good problem solving and hands-on debugging skills;
  • Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills'
  • Lives ASTRI's value.


The appointment will be on renewable contract terms with a competitive salary. 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 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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