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, SDN/NFV Networking Software

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
Engineering > Telecommunication / Wireless / Radio
Science / Lab / Research > Research & Development (R&D)
Published On 13/11/2018
ref. CTO/CT/NSOFT/2410/181018

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs software R&D on SD-WAN related technologies with focus on cloud-based multi-site architecture, AI based application detection and TCP/HTTP Optimization and to work closely with our customers and partners on commercializing the technologies.
  • Develop hands-on experience and know-hows in cloud based technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, ELK, Kafka), application/networking protocols to build scalable cloud base software systems.
  • Liaise and work with customers and other team members customer requirements and features and commercialization professionally.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science, Engineering or Telecommunications with 6+ years working experience; or Master’s degree with 3+ years working experience; or PhD holder in related area. Less experience will be considered as Engineer.
  • Hands-on experiences of Unix/Linux.
  • Programming skills on C or Go programming language.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP network stacks and Congestion Control.
  • Knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, OpenStack, OpenDaylight is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Big Data/Machine Learning is a plus.
  • R&D/hands-on experiences of Kubernetes is a plus for Senior Engineer.
  • Solid knowledge of TCP/IP network stacks and Congestion Control is a plus.
  • Knowledge/hands-on experiences on DPDK or VPP is a plus.

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.