Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI)

Senior Engineer/Engineer, Data Analytics (Machine Learning)

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI)
Full Time
Junior (less than 3 years)
Bachelor
English, Cantonese, Mandarin (Putonghua)

Job Description

Senior Engineer/Engineer, Data Analytics (Machine Learning)

Job Responsibilities

We’re looking for data analytics engineers who are interested in applying latest machine learning techniques to solve challenging data problems in various domains, including financial, social network, IoT, block chain, smart city and etc.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop compelling PoC’s and solutions using emerging technologies for real-time and big data analytics
  • Responsible for the Design and implement BDA solutions using a modern Big Data toolkit (Hadoop, Spark, Elasticsearch, Storm, NoSQL etc.)
  • Apply data-mining, machine learning and/or graph analysis techniques for a variety of modeling and relevance problems
  • Closely collaborate with other developers and architects in developing client solutions

Requirements

  • BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics. Mathematics or related field. Candidates with less experience will be considered as Engineer.
  • Passion and experience programming in one of the following languages: Java/ scala/python/R;
  • Experience in one or more of the following: machine-learning, information retrieval, recommendation systems, social network analysis, NLP, grapgh analytics.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, complexity analysis, problem solving and diagnosis.
  • Excellent command of English, fluency in Cantonese and Mandarin is a plus.
  • Self-motivated and fast learner

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 email (preferable) or post no later than 30 October 2016.

Email: [email protected]
Post: 5/F, Photonics Centre, 2 Science Park East Avenue,
Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin, Hong Kong.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment purposes only.


Technical Skills

  • Algorithm Design
  • Algorithms
  • Apache Hadoop
  • Big Data
  • Data Mining
  • ElasticSearch
  • Java
  • Machine Learning
  • Mathematics
  • NLP
  • Python
  • R
  • Statistics