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Senior Engineer, Software DevelopmentHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Senior Engineer, Software DevelopmentHong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Job Highlights
  • implement embedded firmware
  • conduct literature and marketing review
  • power electronics products
Job Description

Reference #:CTO/EC/SPDS/2269/180616 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Self-dependent to develop/implement embedded firmware for power electronics products, such as wireless power transfer system, digitally controlled power modules, etc.
  • Work with development team on GUI and ATE software development.
  • Work with development team to ensure the system performance according to specifications and quality requirements.
  • To conduct literature and marketing review on products, patents and research papers to collect background information and facilitate proposal drafting.


  • Bachelor degree with 6 years of experience in Power Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related disciplines, or Master’s degree with 3 years of experience, or PhD in related area. Candidates with less experience will be considered as Engineer.
  • Skilful in MCU embedded system programming (Assembly, C/C++, C#, Java or LabVIEW) is a must.
  • Hands-on experience in DSP programming for digital power supplies/converters/inverters is preferable.
  • Experienced in GUI development/ATE software development/ database design and datalogging is a plus.
  • Hands-on experience in ARM Cortex chipset family and Eclipse GCC/IAR environment is a plus.
  • Proficiency in low level driver development, testing and system optimization is a plus.
  • Good written and communication skills.
  • Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills; independent, responsible 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
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
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