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Senior Engineer / Engineer, Software DevelopmentHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Senior Engineer / Engineer, Software DevelopmentHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Job Highlights
  • software development of financial data analytics
  • big data analytics projects
  • developing client solutions
Job Description

Reference #: CTO/SNDS/DATA/2437a-b/181121

Job Responsibilities

  • Participate in software development of financial data analytics platform and other big data analytics projects.
  • Work independently, and closely collaborate with other developers and vendors and customers in developing client solutions.


    • Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science/Electronic Engineering/Information Engineering/Mathematics with 6+ years of experience, or Master’s degree with 3+ years’ experience, or PhD holder in related area. Candidates with less experience will be considered as Engineer.
    • Proficiency in one or more of the following technologies: Java/Scala/C++/Go, SQL/NoSQL database, JavaScript, NodeJS, Python, Shell script, Play framework, Docker, Kubernetes.
    • Hands-on experience in backend development and deployment.
    • Experience in big-data technologies such as Hadoop, HBase, Kafka, Spark is a plus.
    • Knowledge in blockchain and consensus algorithm is a plus.
    • Passion in learning new technologies.
    • Self-motivated and well organized with can-do attitude.
    • Excellent command of English, fluency in Cantonese and Mandarin is a plus.


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