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 in technology-based industries through applied research. ASTRI’s core R&D...

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 in technology-based industries through applied research.

ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under seven Technology Divisions, namely Communications Technologies, Electronics Components, Mixed Signal Systems IC, Advanced Digital Systems, Intelligent Sensing Technology System, Security and Data Sciences, and Intelligent Software and Systems. Five areas of applications including financial technologies, intelligent manufacturing, next generation network, health technologies, and smart city are identified for major pursuits.

Owing to the continuous expansion in our R&D activities, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

(The requirements and responsibilities of the vacancies are posted on our website:www.astri.org)

Senior Engineer / Engineer, Backend System

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Shatin
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Competitive pay, Dental plan, Discretionary bonus, General holidays, Insurance plan, Maternity leave, Medical plan, MPF, Paternity leave
Industry Information Technology
Job function Engineering > Electrical / Electronic Engineering
Information Technology > System / Business Analyst
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 13/11/2018
ref. CTO/ISNS/ICS/2414/181019

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and develop backend System involving scalable and flexible data storage database, data processing and analysis.
  • Use various development tools with consideration of extensibility.
  • Work independently and with the team to provide solution to meet project goal and meet deadlines.
  • Participate in Software Quality activities, such as build automation, version control, software quality process.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science / Engineering / Science with 6+ years of experience, or Master’s degree with 3+ years’ experience, or PhD holder in related area. Candidates with less experience will be considered as Engineer.
  • Passionate about software technologies and open source projects, and use them to develop innovative products and solve daily problems.
  • Solid experience in software development such as Java / ASP.NET / PHP / Python / SQL programming / Amazon Web Services . Linux experience is desired.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluent in English or Cantonese/Mandarin.

Application

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 under a five-day week schedule.

Interested candidates should send application (quoting Ref. No.) with detailed resume and, current and expected salary to the HR Department by email. Application open until this position is filled.

Post: 5/F, Photonics Centre, 2 Science Park East Avenue,

Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin, Hong Kong.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for consideration of an application only. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.