Senior Lead Engineer / Lead Engineer, 5G Adoption and Deployment - Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI) - Shatin Area

Job Highlights
5G adoption and deployment
Conduct research in 5G standard
Operate 5G end-to-end system
Job Description
Reference #: CTO/COM/BSOL/2743a-c/210611
Job Responsibilities

Undertake R&D in relation to 5G adoption and deployment
To conduct research in 5G standard (such as 3GPP and O-RAN) focusing on functional and performance requirements, hardware and software architectures, etc.
To take part in 5G base station lab/field tests including
Set up and operate 5G end-to-end system;
Collect and analyse base station and terminal logs; and
Take signal measurements using test equipment such as signal and spectrum analysers, mobile network scanners, etc.
To take part in 5G consultancy projects for public and private sectors including

Define 5G system requirements such as transmission power levels, interference levels, transmission bandwidth, base station density, core network capacity, etc.; and
Verify functionality and performance of newly deployed 5G networks
To support customers to adopt ASTRI 5G technologies and develop 5G systems with standard and non-standard features

Ph.D. or Master degree holder in Telecommunications Electronic/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or relevant disciplines with minimum 3 years of related experiences. Candidates with less experience may also be considered
Knowledge of 4G/5G standard (such as 3GPP and O-RAN) is preferred
Experience in design, implement, operate, secure, troubleshoot wireless networks, and operation of 4G/5G base station and core network is preferred
Solid knowledge on information theory, signal processing, stochastic process, antennas and propagation, and microwave theory techniques is a plus.
Experience in academic publication / Mobile network operator/ Technology consultant / Telecommunications regulatory body is an advantage
Experience on use of test equipment such as signal generators, signal and spectrum analysers, and mobile network scanners is preferred
Proficiency in written and spoken English, Cantonese, and Mandarin
Live ASTRI values


The 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 a five-day week.

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Additional Information
Job Type
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Job Functions
Engineering, Telecommunication / Wireless / Radio, Sciences, Lab, R&D, Research & Development (R&D), Information Technology (IT), Mobile / Wireless Communications
Company Overview
The 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 through applied research. ASTRI’s core R&D competence in various areas is grouped under five Technology Divisions: AI and Big Data Analytics; Communications; Cybersecurity, Cryptography and Trusted Technologies; Integrated Circuits and Systems; and IoT and Sensors. It is applied across five core areas which are Smart City, Financial Technologies, Intelligent Manufacturing, Digital Health, and Application Specific Integrated Circuits.
Over the years, ASTRI has nurtured a pool of research, I&T talents and received numerous international awards for its pioneering innovations as well as outstanding business and community contributions. To date, ASTRI has transferred over 750 technologies to the industries and been granted more than 900 patents in the Mainland, the US, and other countries.
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):

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