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Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Research Associate / Project Associate (Full-time/Part-time) / Research Assistant / Project Assistant (Full-time/Part-time) / Research Technical Assistant / Project Technical Assistant (Full-time/Part-time)

(Ref. 240422002)

(1) Research Associate / Project Associate (Full-time/Part-time) (two posts)
(2) Research Assistant / Project Assistant (Full-time/Part-time) (two posts)
(3) Research Technical Assistant / Project Technical Assistant (Full-time/Part-time) (two posts)
[Appointment period: each for six to twelve months]


The appointees will assist the project leader in the research project - “Trial: a multi-axis full-motion flight simulation system for conducting preliminary pilot training”.  


For the posts of Research Associate / Project Associate, applicants should have a Master’s degree in Multimedia and Entertainment Technology, Game Design, Computer Science, Information Technology, Sound Technology, Creative Media, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering and Electronic Information Engineering or related disciplines or a good honours degree in the said disciplines with three or more years of research/relevant work experience, particularly in OpenCV, OpenGL, Direct X, Computer Graphic (CG) programming, Computer programming language (e.g. Visual C, C++, C#, Java and Python etc.), game engine (e.g. Unity, Unreal etc.) and/or machine design related to electrical, mechatronics or control systems.

For the posts of Research Assistant / Project Assistant, applicants should have an honours degree in an appropriate discipline or an equivalent qualification.

For the posts of Research Technical Assistant / Project Technical Assistant, applicants should have a higher diploma or a diploma or an equivalent qualification in the appropriate discipline plus at least three years abovementioned relevant post-qualification experience in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or tooling design.

For all posts, preference will be given to those with knowledge of computer programming including Shader Graphics programming, server-side implementation of Analytics APIs for Unity platform, experience in games development and immediate availability.

Applicants are invited to contact Ir Prof. L. C. Chan at telephone number 2766 6634 or via email at for further information.

Conditions of Service

For full-time appointment, a highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.

For part-time appointment, the remuneration rate for the posts of Research Associate/ Project Associate, Research Assistant/ Project Assistant, Research Technical Assistant/ Project Technical Assistant are HK$173 per hour, HK$122 per hour and HK$120 per hour respectively.  

The closing date for application is 4 October 2024.

Posting date: 22 April 2024