CENTRE FOR ADVANCES IN RELIABILITY AND SAFETY LIMITED

Centre for Advances in Reliability and Safety Limited (CAiRS), initiated by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, is established in 2020 with its operation located in the Hong Kong Science Park, New Territories, Hong Kong. The mission of CAiRS is to bridge academic and industrial counterparts to introduce and implement artificial intelligence methods and prognostic techniques to advance reliability and safety. The goal of the Centre is to improve reliability and safety of critical components and devices, products, systems and sub-systems designed, commissioned and/or manufactured by Hong Kong companies and enterprises. More information about the company can be found at http://www.cairs.hk.

  1. Postdoctoral Fellow (Ref. No.: CAiRS-R13/P4.1 - Functional safety improvement through expanded diagnostic coverage and Reduction in testing effort)
    [Appointment period will end on 30 June 2025]

  2. Research Associate (Ref. No.: CAiRS-R14/P4.1 - Functional safety improvement through expanded diagnostic coverage and Reduction in testing effort)
    [Appointment period will end on 30 June 2025]


Duties

The appointees will report to the Project Leadr and the Centre Director or his designate (currently Program Manager), and preform research and related work in using deep learning methods for products in production to identify probable failure modes in advance based on physics of failure.

The Postdoctoral Fellow appointee will be required to:

  1. conduct studies of international standards, publications, and patents to support the design and implementation of project;
  2. conceptualize, plan and conduct research activities to achieve project deliverables;
  3. develop innovative methodology based on sensors, including machine/deep learning models for industrial application;
  4. work with team of researchers to conduct research, experiments, and report;
  5. write and publish articles in high-tier peer-reviewed journals; and
  6. perform any other duties as assigned by the Centre Director or his delegates.

The Research Associate appointee will be required to:

  1. conduct research to address industrial reliability and safety issue of product, process and system.
  2. develop innovative methodology based on sensors, including machine/deep learning models for industrial application.
  3. conduct research, experiments, and report/paper publications as assigned by Centre director or his delegates.
  4. perform any other duties as assigned by the Centre Director or his delegates.

Qualifications


Fresh graduates are also welcome.

Applicants are invited to contact Dr Steven T. Boles at email steven.t.boles@polyu.edu.hk for further information.

What you enjoy at CAiRS: 

We offer highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience, in addition to the following benefits:

What you enjoy at Science Park: 

Application

Please send a completed application form, together with a detailed curriculum vitae via email to careers@cairs.hk.

Deadline for application: Recruitment will continue until the positions are filled.


Application Guidelines

  1. Please return the completed application form, together with a detailed curriculum vitae, to the CAiRS by email to careers@cairs.hk 
  2. Application form can be downloaded from here.
  3. The CAiRS reserves the right to fill or not to fill the position. The personal data in relation to your application will be used by CAiRS to assess your suitability for assuming the position you are applying for, and to determine the remuneration and benefits package, if applicable.
  4. Please read the “Personal Information Collection Statement for Recruitment” before completing the application form.
  5. The CAiRS 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.
  6. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months of the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful.
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