Mobile Summer camp

Hardware & 5G Researcher 

Company Background

AI Academy is an artificial intelligence research and development institute based in Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. We are a team of dedicated A.I. software engineers with a vision to develop state-of-the-art A.I. technologies and educating the youth for the future. If you want to learn and get involved in all aspects of A.I. hardware and software engineering, this is the job for you. 

Job Description:

You will be working on the next generation of information transmission technologies and AI solutions with hardware engineering. You will be tasked to design, develop and maintain A.I. video analytic systems involving all the hardware and software components. 

If you want to learn and get involved in all aspects of hardware engineering, this is the job for you. 

What you can gain:

  • You will be involved in engineering the latest hardware and 5G technologies.

  • You have the opportunity in building the future of AIoT 

  • You will gain invaluable experience working in a startup environment and understanding the challenges of running a company.

  • You will have the opportunity to visit the sites and clients which the A.I. solutions are deployed around Hong Kong. 

  • You will have immense fun working with our team

  • You can learn from a diverse range of professionals with different backgrounds and experiences.

Job Duties:

  • Work with our team of engineers to develop and enhance existing Computer Vision and AI systems including people counting and crowd control technologies. To research and develop a hardware and 5G transmission technology integrating with day and night cameras, artificial intelligence, and video analysis.

  • Research on how on-the-edge devices and 5G data transmission technology can be utilised to improve the AI video analytic hardware system.

  • Collect and analyse video data in specific sites and from different kinds of cameras

  • Research on the latest development of hardware engineering shall improve the overall performance of the AI video analytic hardware systems

Job Benefits

  • 5 working days per week 

  • Enjoy work-life balance

  • Immerse in the culture of innovative spirits, team building and no toxic culture

  • Enjoy working in an innovative and fun office with yoga rooms, sharing spaces, an open kitchen

  • Access to a wide range of wellness facilities including gym, fitness classes and swimming pool in HKSTP

  • We offer free drinks and snacks

  • Regular and fun team building activities including team lunch, BBQs, and trips

  • A vibrant workplace with a common vision, positive energy and growth. 

Skills/Requirements:

  • Graduates of Bachelor, Masters, or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or other related fields.

  • Able to think critically to tackle novel research problems, resilient to failure, and passionate to deploy the solutions into the product.

  • Experience in PCB design software, e.g. Altium Designer, EAGLE

  • Experience in Embedded System rapid prototyping, e.g. Arduino, ESP32, Raspberry Pi

  • Knowledge in C/C#/C++ coding is preferable 

  • Knowledge in CAD design software is a plus 

  • Experience in people counting and crowd control is desirable but not required.

  • Understanding of data structures, data modelling, and software architecture. The experience of working on cloud infrastructures will be helpful.

  • Familiarity with software development tools such as Github, and Docker containers.

  • Proficient in Python, C/C++.

  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Candidates without Chinese ability would also be considered. 

  • Strong work ethic and passion for learning and contributing to the development 

  • Collaborative mindset. Able to collaborate closely and effectively with teams

  • Fresh Graduates are welcomed

Job Period

  • 12 months contract

  • 12 days annual leave

Place of Work

Hong Kong Science & Technology Park, Pak Shek Kok.

Salary

  • HK$ 18,000 - HK$32,000/month

  • Raise available prior probation period

  • Bonuses available based on performance

Notes: 

We welcome you to send your Cover Letter and C.V. to admin@ai-academy.hk

  1. AI Academy will take into consideration the candidate’s educational background, professional qualifications, working experience and references when selecting suitable candidates. 

  2. Candidates might be considered for other positions if their background and experience do not match the requirements of the posted position. 

  3. A competitive salary package will be offered depending on the candidate's strengths and experience. 

  4. Bonuses will be offered to candidates with high performances during their service tenure. 

  5. The candidate will be offered a face-to-face/virtual interview after selection 

  6. Contracts are offered on a fixed-term basis, which is renewable subject to the candidate's performance. 

  7. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Candidates not invited for an interview within 6 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful and the applicant’s details will be disposed of within 12 months. 

  8. AI Academy is an equal opportunities employer. We have high regard for diversity and inclusion in our hiring process. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other characteristics that might affect our hiring consideration. This policy applies to all practices within our organization encompassing hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training and apprenticeships. AI Academy makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time. 

  9. This hiring is part of the RTH program of ITF.