Hang Seng Management College (HSMC), restructured from the former Hang Seng School of Commerce, was established in 2010 as a non-profit-making private university-level institution with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), about 5,000...

Hang Seng Management College (HSMC), restructured from the former Hang Seng School of Commerce, was established in 2010 as a non-profit-making private university-level institution with five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), about 5,000 full-time students and 185 full-time faculty members.  Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSMC is a residential-type College which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities.  Aspiring to be a leading self-financing university in Hong Kong, HSMC features top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, impactful research on corporate sustainability, and excellent student support services, with the aim of nurturing young talents with independent thinking, innovative minds, human caring and social responsibilities. 

The College now invites applications in relation to the Research Project, “Establishment of a Deep Learning Research & Application Centre”, funded by the Research Grants Council (RGC). Successful applicants will have the exciting opportunity to assist in applying cutting-edge technologies in Deep Learning (a branch of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning) to different research projects, possibly in collaboration with industry partners.

Technical Officer – Department of Computing

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location Shatin
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Information Technology > Application Development
Information Technology > Technical Writing / Consulting
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 07/10/2016
ref. TORA (RGC/IDS14/16) 2016-10-07

Responsibilities: 

  • to assist in developing an efficient and reliable Deep Learning environment for various innovative research domain/themes; and
  • to disseminate in Hong Kong and elsewhere, the experience and results of applying Deep Learning innovatively to various problems in different domains. 

Applicants should: 

  • possess a MPhil/PhD degree in IT, Computer Science or relevant discipline;
  • have relevant software development and research experience;
  • preferably have knowledge in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning;
  • have good experience in planning, security, project management and documentation;
  • be mature, self-motivated, able to work independently and willing to work on shift;
  • have excellent analytical and problem solving skills; and
  • have a customer-oriented mindset with good interpersonal and communication skills. 

Candidates with less experience will be considered for the post of Assistant Technical Officer.

Appointees are expected to assume duty in January 2017.  Applicants should send a full resume with expected salary via email to hr@hsmc.edu.hk or by post to Human Resources Office, Hang Seng Management College, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong on or before 23 October 2016.  Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful. 

Please indicate the post applied for and mark 'Application - Confidential' and the reference number on the cover.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence.  The data collected will be used for recruitment purposes.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request. 

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