Job ref no.: HKRITA-RA-05/18
The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel Limited

Research Associate [Appointment period: 18 months]

The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel Limited

  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Family medical plan
  • Medical plan

Reporting to the Director, Business Development, the appointee will be required to: 

  • be responsible for developing the User Experience (UX) design in the Augmented Reality (AR) and other interface; 
  • monitor and evaluate the performance of the developed system;
  • conduct research works, including data acquisition, data analysis, system development, consolidation of results and preparation of research reports;
  • assist in project planning and implementation;
  • work closely with the team in performing the project tasks;
  • manage R&D project, including technical and financial aspects and other project administrative tasks, such as preparation of project updates and reports;
  • coordinate with business partners and handle enquiries in a professional manner; and 
  • perform any other duties as assigned.


  • Master’s degree or above in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Textile Engineering or a related discipline;
  • 3 or more years of research/ relevant work experience, or at least 5 years of relevant work experience for applicants with lower qualifications;
  • Experience in AR, Mixed Reality (MR), and Virtual Reality (VR) development being an advantage;
  • Highly-organized and capable of working under pressure with multi-task assignments;
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills; and
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English and Chinese, with good command of Putonghua being an advantage. 

Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application. Salary offered will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants are invited to send detailed curriculum vitae in strict confidence to Human Resources Manager, HKRITA, R906-08, Shirley Chan Building, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon. (E-mail: [via CTgoodjobs Apply Now ]). Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. HKRITA reserves the right to consider late applications and nominations, and to fill or not to fill the position. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purpose. Please mark “PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL" and quote the position applied for and its reference number on the envelope.

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Job ref no. HKRITA-RA-05/18 (CT3114336-01#0047)
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Hunghom
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 3 years - 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Master's degree