Job ref no.: 220805009-IE
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Assistant Engineer

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Assistant Engineer (Ref. 220805009-IE)


The appointee will be required to:

(a) facilitate student learning and development, and to assist in pedagogy development;

(b) assist in research support and knowledge transfer activities;

(c) assist in conducting essential activities for the operation in the assigned Stream; and

(d) perform any other duties as assigned by the Director of Centre or his/her delegates.


Applicants should have:

(a) a recognised degree in Computer Science, Information Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Automation and Mechatronic Engineering or a related discipline;

(b) basic hands-on skills in programming such as Python, C/C++ or Java;

(c) good communication skills; and

(d) a good command of both written and spoken English, with fluency in Putonghua being an advantage.

Possession of experience in one or more of the following domains will be an advantage: industrial automation, robotics system and application, or industrial Internet of Things. 

Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.


Please submit an application through PolyU’s career website ( Consideration of applications will commence on 19 August 2022 until the position is filled. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.