Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)

Senior Lead Engineer / Lead Engineer, Software Development (Big Data)

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
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Posted on 24 Sep 2020

Senior Lead Engineer / Lead Engineer, Software Development (Big Data)

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)

Job Highlights

  • Ph.D. holder or Master’s degree
  • Participate various large R&D projects
  • Big Data

Job Description

Reference #: CTO/CCT/DATA/2620a-b/200622

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for back-end development of distributed system for large-scale data processing;
  • Responsible for the design, implementation, testing and deployment of big data solutions using modern toolkits such as Hadoop, Spark, Elasticsearch, NoSQL, etc.
  • Responsible for massive data transmission and storage;
  • Responsible for continuously optimizing system architecture to improve the flexibility and performance;
  • Work independently, and closely collaborate with other developers and customers in developing client solutions

Requirements

  • Ph.D. holder or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering, Mathematics or relevant disciplines with a minimum of 3 years of related experiences. Candidate with less experiences may also be considered.
  • 3+ years experiences in software development using Java/Scala/Python;
  • Hands-on experience in Web application development and deployment;
  • Experience in database design and SQL development; familiar with NoSQL database;
  • Experience with graph database and graph analytics is a plus;
  • Experience with technologies including but not limited to: Hibernate, JPA, Rest Web services, Micro Services is a plus;
  • Experience with HBase, Kafka, Spark or other real time processing framework is a plus;
  • Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills;
  • Self-motivated and well organized with can-do attitude.

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

Career Level
Not Specified
Qualification
Postgraduate
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Job Type
Contract, Full Time
Company Website

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 website:www.astri.org).

Additional Company Information

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