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Technical Officer, Smart Sensors

Smart City Division

Ref: SCD101/23, 8598


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:

  • Conduct R&D work related to smart systems like Autonomous Driving/ Artificial Intelligence/ Smart Sensors, etc.
  • Proactively communicate and work with clients, teammates and suppliers on product requirements, hardware design & build, software programming, firmware coding and product testing and documentations etc.
  • Keep projects progress on track to completion. Compile progress reports in timely manner.
  • Occasional travels to Mainland China or overseas may be required.

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

  • Bachelor Degree or above in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Automation Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Mechatronics, or equivalent with at least 2 years’ relevant working experience.
  • Technical skills in embedded software programming / computer vision / machine learning / sensor & IoT communication technologies.
  • Solid experience in mechanical design and hardware prototyping is a plus.
  • Solid experience in Python and C / C++ programming is a plus.
  • Solid experience in sensor communication using UART, BLE, USB and/or WiFi is a plus.
  • Knowledge in AI model development and automotive related embedded systems is an advantage.
  • Relevant skills in project management, proposal and report writing preferred
  • Strong sense of responsibility, good communication, able to coordinate various resources and achieve common goal as well as able to work under pressure
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese, including Putonghua
  • Applicants may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position


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


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
  • MPF Top-up and 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 candidates 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.