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Employer Ref: CTO/ISTS/SDI/2143/180316
Recruit Ref: L0464291647
Posting Date: 2020-01-21
Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)

The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was established by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2000 with a mission to enhance the city’s global competitiveness. To remain globally prominent, Hong Kong strives to find new ways for its traditional sectors to thrive, and for the potential of emerging sectors to be unleashed. Harnessing the power of technology is key to achieving this.

ASTRI lives up to its mission by pursuing applied Research and Development (R&D) that is delivering technological solutions that strengthen institutions, improve businesses, and benefit communities. Its R&D endeavours focus on five key areas of applications:

  • Smart City
  • Financial Technologies
  • Intelligent Manufacturing
  • Health Technologies
  • Application Specific Integrated Circuits

To support our constant endeavour to position Hong Kong as a world-class smart city and an international hub of innovation and technology, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

Director / Senior Manager, Opto-electronic Sensing

Reference #: CTO/ISTS/SDI/2143/180316

Job Responsibilities

  • Explore & define the RD strategy, technology & project development roadmap & plan.
  • Recruit, develop and build a strong optical sensing devices & micro-led application related technical team.
  • Develop optical sensing device, micro-led related leading-edge technologies & products for smart city and/or industry 4.0 related applications.
  • Apply ITF funding and execute the projects to build-up a strong patent portfolio for commercialization.


  • Ph.D/Master degree or Bachelor degree in the Electric Engineering, Physics, Optics, Mechanical Engineering, or related disciplines
  • At least 5+ years working experience for Ph. D holder, 8+ years for Master’s degree holder, 10+ years for Bachelor’s degree.
  • 10+ years’ working / research experience in the opto-electronic industry with well-established expertise in various products; 5+ years of people management experience with well-developed leadership skills in strategy planning, resource integration, team establishment, plan execution and effective communication; candidates who have less experience will be considered as Senior Manager.
  • Familiar with III-V photodiodes sensing & emitting device, micro-led module & system product development and system design.
  • Experience in various micro-led/mini-led display and/or micro-display system integration development related applications is a plus.
  • Good written, communication and presentation skills in English.
  • Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills; Independent, responsible, aggressive and outgoing character.
  • A team player with good analytical and communication skills in written and spoken English.


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. Application open until this position is filled.


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 consideration of an application only. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

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Shatin District
  • Bank Holiday
  • Dental Insurance
  • Five-Day Work
  • Life Insurance
  • Marriage Leave
  • Medical Insurance
  • Paternity Leave
  • Performance Bonus
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