Senior Specialist / Specialist (Research Computing and Support Services)

5-12 years
Job Description

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES OFFICE

Senior Specialist / Specialist (Research Computing and Support Services)
(Ref. 220906003)

Duties

The appointee will be assigned to work in the System Infrastructure Services Section and responsible for supporting the Research Computing Services. He/She will be required to:

(a) support, maintain and upgrade research applications, data analytic tools and machine learning software to facilitate the use by students and research staff;

(b) participate in research applications development projects;

(c) perform system software administration on research computing platforms;

(d) plan and prepare training materials, conduct online and face to face trainings/workshops to students and research staff on the use of software and tools for research; and

(e) perform any other duties as assigned by the Director of the Office or his delegates.

Qualifications

Applicants should:

(a) have a recognised degree in Computing, Software Engineering or a related discipline;

(b) have at least five years relevant experience;

(c) have knowledge of / experience in Python or R programming;

(d) be familiar with data analytics software and tools;

(e) preferably have experience in applying machine Learning algorithms to solve business problems;

(f) have good interpersonal and communication skills; and

(g) be proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese, including Putonghua.

Applicants with less experience will be considered for the post of Specialist.

Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply.

Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.

Application

Please submit an application through PolyU's career website (https://jobs.polyu.edu.hk/management). The closing date for application is 19 December 2022. The University's Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at https://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/careers/pics_for_recruitment/.

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.

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