Principal Analyst / Developer (Laboratory for AI-Powered Financial Technologies Limited)

Laboratory for AI-Powered Financial Technologies Limited


The principal analyst/developer will be involved in the development of multiple research programs and projects in the Center. He/she will assist the Director overseeing all aspects of scientific technological development, and operations for multiple research projects or programs. He/she will conduct research and development, establish core platforms, and work with research staff in various research projects in AIPFT.


Key Accountabilities 

This is a key senior appointment and the appointee is expected to play a critical role in:

  • Developing the AI, big data and blockchain core platform to support the three research programs (1. AI-Driven Financial Service, 2. AI-Enhanced Financial Technology, and 3. Social Media Analytics for Financial Technology and Services)
  • Planning and implementing AI, big data and blockchain strategies to maximize the commercialization impacts of the FinTech applications and services
  • Serve as the R&D leader in the key FinTech technology areas, with the responsibility of oversight of the FinTech projects quality to provide commercial grade solutions
  • Coordinate different research teams to enrich AI, big data and blockchain technologies with technical innovations and industry applications
  • Work closely with government departments and industrial partners to deploy the FinTech technologies to benefit HK society


Knowledge & Experience / Qualification 

  • A solid bachelor and master degree in Computer Science or Data Science with 8-10 years of experiences. A Ph.D degree is preferred. Work experience should include significant projects in AI, FinTech and blockchain technologies
  • Experience in both AI and FinTech projects under the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) funding scheme is highly preferred
  • Extensive R&D experience in the focused FinTech areas
  • Strong experience in handling customer interface, project planning and management, and product management
  • Substantial experience in managing large R&D team
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills. Fluent Chinese and English is a plus


Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits will be provided.

Interested party please send your resume with current salary, expected salary and availability date via email cbhkaipft@cityu.edu.hk

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