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Principal Engineer/Associate Principal Engineer, NLPHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Principal Engineer/Associate Principal Engineer, NLPHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Job Highlights
  • Work closely with customers in Mainland and HK
  • Develop algorithms for Computer Vision
  • Develop algorithms for Natural Language Processing
Job Description

Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with customers in Mainland and Hong Kong and may need to site visit.
  • Develop algorithms for Computer Vision, object detection, recognition and quantitative image analysis using Deep Learning.
  • Develop algorithms for Natural Language Processing/Understanding for Chinese, English, etc.
  • Perform independent R&D work including literature study, open source code search and patent reading.

Requirements

  • PhD holder or Master’s degree in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering/ Information Engineering/Mathematics with minimum 6 years of related experiences will be considered as Principal Engineer. Candidates with less experience will be considered as Associate Principal Engineer.
  • Solid development experience in image processing, computer vision and machine learning.
  • Familiar with machine learning algorithms on computer vision, OCR related development, natural language processing and image processing applications will be a strong plus.
  • Familiar with algorithm development with C/C++ on Windows and Linux platform.
  • Skilled in C/ C++ coding, parallel computing such as OpenMP and GPU programming such as CUDA.
  • Fluent in written and oral communication in English, Cantonese and 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 clicking Apply Now. Application open until this position is filled. 

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.

Additional Information
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Benefits
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company Website
Company details

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI) was set up by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness in technology-based industries through applied research. Our R&D strategic focus covers five areas of applications: Financial Technologies, Intelligent Manufacturing, Health Technologies, Smart City, and Application Specific Integrated Circuits through our mandate as the Hong Kong branch of the Chinese National Engineering Research Centre (CNERC).

ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is organised under seven Technology Divisions: Mixed Signal Systems IC, Advanced Digital Systems, Electronics Components, Intelligent Sensing Technology System, Intelligent Software and Systems, Security and Data Sciences, and Communications Technologies.

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).