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Assistant Manager, Software Development

Automotive Platforms & Application Systems R&D Centre

Ref: APAS075/23, 8544


Job Description


Who we are looking for:

  • Creativity in new ideas and future focus vision. 
  • Collaboration with colleagues and the community at large.
  • Work Smart, Play Smart!


What you'll do:

  • Responsible for project implementation including feasibility study, solution development of consultancy and government funded projects about Smart Mobility and Autonomous Driving Technologies
  • Design and develop software and firmware solutions in Smart Mobility areas like autonomous driving, autonomous mobile robots, robot arm, etc., opportunities to take training courses before performing the tasks.
  • Supervise and lead junior teammates on hands-on tasks including software programming, system design, firmware coding and product testing, etc.
  • Liaise with technical solution partners or suppliers for external support.
  • Prepare technical documents for the project deliverables, test plans and test reports
  • Support the project management and ad hoc tasks when required

You'll be a good fit if you have/are:

  • Bachelor Degree or above in Computer Science Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Automation, Automotive or equivalent with hands on experience in research and product development work
  • 4 years or above working experience in software design for robot system, or machine vision, AI applications, etc.
  • Proficiency in Python or any popular program languages such as C/C++/C#/Matlab/GO/Java, etc.
  • Experience in Linux based program, or Matlab Simulink, Robotic Operating System (ROS) is an advantage
  • Experience in motor control and automation control system
  • Good command of English and Putonghua


1. Applicant may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position.

2. This is a fixed-term contract position for a period of 18 months.


What we offer and What you’ll like here:

  • Exciting new technology development (e.g. IoT, 5G, LoRA, AI etc.) to actualize your creative ideas
  • Opportunities to work with our innovative and vibrant talents
  • Embracing work flexibility (including Flexi-work hour and Flexi-location)
  • Dynamic and energetic culture with smart outfits and sport shoes
  • Academic training scholarship to take your career up a notch
  • Dental benefit
  • Medical benefits from Day-1 with extended coverage to dependent(s)


Apply now if you’re ready to take the challenge!  Do not miss this opportunity to join us to Create Value and “MAKE SMART SMARTER”!  


HKPC will take into consideration both the quantitative and qualitative requirements of the post when selecting the suitable candidates.  A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered.  The successful candidate will be employed on a fixed-term contract basis, which is renewable subject to appointee’s performance and the Council’s development needs.


Applicants are welcome to submit application at the HKPC e-Recruitment System ( in 1 week from the posting date.  Recruitment will continue until the position is filled.  


Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. Candidates not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be disposed by HKPC within 12 months.