Technical Officer, Software

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Division

Ref: RAD259/23, 8869


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 government-funded R&D projects implementation

  • Design of software system and software architecture, and development of application software for the projects

  • Implementation of frontend application, backend server and database systems

  • Document software design and operation procedures

  • Work closely with teammates to ensure the success of the projects 

  • Support ad hoc projects and assignments 

  • Occasional travels to Mainland China or overseas may be required

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

  • Bachelor or above degree in STEM-related discipline such as Computer Science and Engineering, Information Engineering, Mechatronics and robotics, Automation, and related disciplines.

  • Skill in C/C++, Python, QT and other related software toolkits is preferred

  • Experience with database in MySQL, NoSQL is preferred

  • Experience or knowledge of C#, intelligent system/ robot/ Machine vision an advantage

  • Good writing, presentation, communication and analytical skills

  • Passionate, self-motivated, able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

  • Applicants who hold a postdoctoral qualification will be considered for the position of Postdoctoral Researcher



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

2. This is a position funded by the Research Talent Hub Programme under the Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF) to conduct R&D project.


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 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.