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Senior Director, Security & Data Sciences


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  • Lead the Security and Data Sciences Division with R&D groups focusing on technology development on cybersecurity and data analytics;
  • Expand the existing domain expertise to cover areas strategic to Hong Kong industry;
  • Manage and grow the current world-class R&D groups with engineers of all levels;
  • Develop and perform innovative applied research relevant to industry through close collaboration with members of industry, universities and other R&D organisations;
  • Develop and implement business strategies and execution for technology commercialisation and its transfer to industry.


  • Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related disciplines.  PhD preferred with at least 10 years of experience related to cybersecurity and data analytics;
  • Extensive R&D experiences on some of the stated technology areas indicated above; solid exposure in customer interface, project planning and management and product management;
  • Substantial experience in managing a large R&D division;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, proficiency in written and spoken English.  Cantonese and Putonghua are plus;
  • Live ASTRI values.

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) was founded by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2000 with the mission of enhancing Hong Kong’s competitiveness in technology-based industries through applied research.

ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under seven Technology Divisions, namely Communications Technologies, Electronics Components, Mixed Signal Systems IC, Advanced Digital Systems, Opto-electronics, Security and Data Sciences, and Intelligent Software and Systems. Five areas of applications including financial technologies, intelligent manufacturing, next generation network, health technologies, and smart city are identified for major pursuits.

In 2006, ASTRI was designated as the Hong Kong Research and Development Centre for Information and Communications Technologies by the Innovation and Technology Commission. In 2012, ASTRI was given an approval from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) under the Chinese State Council to establish the first Hong Kong Branch of Chinese National Engineering Research Centre (CNERC) for Application Specific Integrated Circuit System in collaboration with Southeast University (SEU) in Nanjing.

Owing to the continuous expansion in our R&D activities, we are seeking qualified professionals to fill the following position(s):

(The requirements and responsibilities of the vacancies are posted on our website:

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