Job ref no.: APAS243/21, 3635/CT/190922
Hong Kong Productivity Council

Postdoctoral Researcher, AI/ Software/ Electronic Design

Hong Kong Productivity Council

Automotive Platforms and Application Systems R&D Centre

Job Description

 

Who we are looking for:

  • Creativity in new ideas and future focus vision. 
  • Collaboration with colleagues and the community at large.
  • Work Smart, Play Smart!

 

What you'll do:

  • Responsible for government-funded R&D projects implementation including but not limited to the field of Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence, robotics, Automotive, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics
  • Utilize various techniques of audio signal processing/ image processing, machine/deep learning, building Deep Neural Network (DNN) and other neural networks to conduct development work 
  • Work closely with supervisor to keep track of progress. Ensure full compliance of project goals and Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF)’s requirements
  • Support the development work, collect and analyze data; learn and master application of different techniques or technologies including Artificial Intelligence, machine learning, simulation, system design, machine vision, etc.
  • Prepare proposals and report related to project progress and issues in timely manner
  • Engage in partnership with industry partners and Universities
  • Organize promotional activities related to the projects, such as study missions, presentation on workshops or technical seminars, capability building and exhibition etc
  • Support ad hoc projects and assignments and occasional travels to Mainland China or overseas may be required


You'll be a good fit if you have/are:

  • Doctoral Degree holder in Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical/ Electronic/ Information Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics, Automotive, Artificial Intelligence or related disciplines
  • Experience in R&D, government projects and patent applications preferred but not necessary
  • Experience in conducting research in digital signal processing, IoT communication technologies, wireless communication, big data analytics, automotive technologies, sensor technologies, computer science, automation is an advantage
  • Knowledge and experience in any ONE of the following expertise will be is a plus:
    • Build AI models using platforms, such as cuDNN, TensorRT, C++ programming in Linux, etc.
    • Hands-on skills in one of any deep learning platforms, such as Keras, Tensorflow, Caffe, CNTK, PyTorch, etc.
    • Automotive system design
    • Mechanical design
    • EV Charger & Electrical design
    • Internet of Things (IoT) devices and/or Information Communication Technology
    • System and Software development (in C/C++, Python or Java, etc.)
    • Robotic, ROS, Pointcloud
    • Speech and noise recognition
  • Strong analytical mind with problem solving skills
  • Good command of English, Cantonese and Putonghua
  • Applicant will be assigned to different projects subject to relevant working experience
     

Note:

1. Applicant may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position.

2. This is a position funded by the Research Talent Hub Programme under the Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF) to conduct R&D project.

 

What we offer and What you’ll like here:

  • Exciting new technology development (e.g. IoT, 5G, LoRA, AI etc.) to actualize your creative ideas
  • Opportunities to work with our innovative and vibrant talents
  • Embracing work flexibility (including Flexi-work hour and Flexi-location)
  • Dynamic and energetic culture with smart outfits & sport shoes
  • Academic training scholarship to take your career up a notch
  • Dental benefit
  • Medical benefits from Day-1 with extended coverage to dependent(s)

Apply Now if you’re ready to take the challenge!  Do not miss this opportunity to join us to Create Value and “MAKE SMART SMARTER"!  

HKPC will take into consideration both the quantitative and qualitative requirements of the post when selecting the suitable candidates.  A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered.  The successful candidates will be employed on a fixed-term contract basis, which is renewable subject to appointee’s performance and the Council’s development needs.

Applicants are welcome to submit application at the HKPC e-Recruitment System (careers.hkpc.org) in 1 week from the posting date.  Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.  

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. Candidates not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be disposed by HKPC within 12 months.

More job information
Job ref no. APAS243/21, 3635/CT/190922
Salary
Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • Examination leave
  • Marriage leave
  • Medical plan
  • Staff care centre
Job Function
Location
  • Kowloon Tong
Industry
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 0 year - 4 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
Education
  • Master's degree