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Senior Engineer/Engineer, Power Electronics DesignHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Senior Engineer/Engineer, Power Electronics DesignHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)

Job Highlights

  • develop advanced technologies for power supplies
  • develop/implement embedded firmware
  • conduct literature and marketing review on product

Job Description

Reference #: CTO/EC/3DI/2455/190204

Job Responsibilities

  • To develop advanced technologies for power supplies, inverters and converters, including circuit, electric schematic and PCB layout design, EMC & safety design, fabrication & testing.
  • To perform numerical simulation of the power electronics module to evaluate its transient response, determine its parasitic parameters and the corresponding conduction & switching loss.
  • To provide cross-functional co-ordination among thermo-mechanical, materials and process, test and reliability groups for product implementation.
  • To develop/implement embedded firmware for power electronics products, such as, digitally controlled power supplies, inverter and converters etc.
  • To conduct literature and marketing review on products, patents and research papers to collect background information and facilitate proposal drafting.


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Electrical/Power Electronics Engineering, Applied Physics, or related disciplines with 6 years of industrial experience in power electronics design, or Master’s degree with 3 years of experience, or PhD in related area. Right candidate with less experience will be considered as Engineer.
  • Familiar with various topologies and control schemes for power supplies, inverters and converters-based power electronics applications.
  • Skilled with electrical simulation software such as PSpice/Saber/PSIM etc., or hardware design tools such as Altium Designer, PADS, etc.
  • Hands-on experience in DSP programming for digital power supplies, inverters and converters is preferable.
  • Hands-on experience in system-level production development, such as power supply, inverter, charger, converter is preferable.
  • Fluent in English, good written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills; Independent, responsible, aggressive and outgoing character.


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

Career Level
Not Specified
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
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Company Overview

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

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus

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