The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was established by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2000 with a mission to enhance the city’s global competitiveness. To remain globally prominent, Hong Kong strives to find new ways for its traditional sectors to thrive, and...

The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was established by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2000 with a mission to enhance the city’s global competitiveness. To remain globally prominent, Hong Kong strives to find new ways for its traditional sectors to thrive, and for the potential of emerging sectors to be unleashed. Harnessing the power of technology is key to achieving this.

ASTRI lives up to its mission by pursuing applied Research and Development (R&D) that is delivering technological solutions that strengthen institutions, improve businesses, and benefit communities. Its R&D endeavours focus on five key areas of applications:

  • Smart City
  • Financial Technologies
  • Intelligent Manufacturing
  • Health Technologies
  • Application Specific Integrated Circuits

 

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):

Principal Engineer, Digital System Design

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Master Degree
Location
Shatin
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Information Technology
Job function Engineering > Electrical / Electronic Engineering
Engineering > Engineering Project Management
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 16/07/2021
ref. CTO/CCT/SSP/2678/201127
Job Responsibilities

  • Work with the technical team in algorithm, hardware architecture design and development.
  • Work with the technical team to implement RISC-V SoC on FPGA.
  • Work with Software engineers to boot up RISC-V processor.
  • Assist in R&D project’s planning and management.
  • Conduct research in RISC-V architecture and Trusted Execution Environment.
  • Provide training and to develop team members.
 
Requirements
  • Ph.D. or Master holder in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Engineering, IC Design or relevant disciplines with minimum 6 years of related experiences. Candidate with less experiences may also be considered.
  • Experience in HDL coding is highly preferred.
  • Hands-on experience in IC design and verification is highly preferred.
  • Experience in processor integration and development is an advantage.
  • Knowledge on Trusted Execution Environment is an advantage.
  • Experience in FPGA prototyping and debugging is an advantage.
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills is highly preferred.
  • Passionate about new technology.
  • Live the ASTRI values.
Application

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

Interested candidates, please send an application (quoting Ref. No.) with a detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition by clicking Apply Now. Application open until this position is filled.

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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