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 institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities. Aspiring to be a leading private university in Hong Kong, HSMC features top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, impactful research, and excellent student support services, with the aim of nurturing young talents with critical 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 > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Education / Training > Others
Published On 10/02/2017
ref. TORA (RGC/IDS14/16) 2017-02-10

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 PhD degree either in IT, Computer Science or any relevant discipline, preferably with research experience;
  • have relevant software development experience;
  • preferably have knowledge in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning;
  • be mature, self-motivated and able to work independently;
  • 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.

 

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience. 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  26 February 2017. Please indicate the post applied for and mark 'Application - Confidential' and the reference number on the cover.

 

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful. All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request.

 

Hang Seng Management College, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.