Recruitment

2020 Season Student Recruitment

UPDATE: The recruitment of year 2020 has ended. Please contact us for more information.

Moving forward to our 4th year of Formula Student competition, we are now welcoming new student members to the big family of HKPolyU Racing. We need all sorts of talents — engineering, business & design — and many others. Each of them will be applied to different parts of the competition and contribute to better overall performance.

We are in need of the following positions:
2D Graphics Designer
3D Animation Designer
Photographer
Business Manager
Data Logging Technician
Control System Engineer (Electronic & Control)
Electrical Engineer
Chassis Designer
Cooling System Engineer (Powertrain)

Members enjoy multiple benefits and opportunities in the Team.

First and foremost, we are going to build a REAL race car. Starting from concepts, designs, verification, to manufacture and assembly, the processes are to be done by members of the team. The final product, our race car, will be driven on circuit during competition to compete against other teams. It will be a great chance for you to earn a lot hands-on experience in practice.

Our team has been in constant collaboration with different companies in different area of expertise. We work together on producing the race car. It is an opportunity for members to get familiar with the practice of the related industry. Members can even have the chance to gain internship or obtain a job in our sponsor company. Members will be awarded Certificate of Appreciation from team advisor to accredit his performance and contribution to the team.

The details of different positions are listed below:

(1) 2D Graphics Designer
Preferred Major: Design (AD/CD)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Publication design (poster, banner, leaflet, booklet, name card, etc.), sponsorship proposal design, website design, team uniform design and any other graphics needed
Requirements: Familiar with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator;
With related experience is a plus
(2) 3D Animation Designer
Preferred Major: Design (AD/CD)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Responsible for producing virtual assembly video
Requirements: Familiar with KeyShot is a plus;
Familiar with Adobe Premiere, After Effects is a plus
(3) Photographer
Preferred Major: (N/A)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Responsible for team photo shooting, video shooting and any other production needed
Requirements: Familiar with photo and video editing software;
Owning personal equipment is a plus
(4) Business Manager
Preferred Major: Business (MM/AF/LGT), Engineering (ISE)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Drafting business proposal for competition, assisting on seeking sponsors, finding sponsorships and organizing team events
Requirements: Familiar with clerical software (MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc);
Familiar with proposal writing is a plus;
Experience in organizing events is a plus
(5) Data Logging Technician
Preferred Major: Engineering (EIE/EE/ME/CS)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Learning and taking responsibility to configure the automotive datalogger for acquiring test and race data during the vehicle tests and competition. You will also be working with Engineers in the team to understand the data needed to be acquired and assisting in analysing the data if needed.
Requirements: Capable of self-learning when given directions (e.g. search for and watch online tutorials);
Understanding Hexadecimal is a plus;
Understanding (electrical) vehicle parameters is a plus
(6) Control System Engineer (Electronic & Control)
Preferred Major: Engineering (EIE/EE/ME/CS)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Learning and taking responsibility for part of the program and hardware requirements for the Vehicle Control Unit (VCU) and other Electronic Control Units (ECU) on the race car with tools such as Simulink, Matlab and embedded software such as µVision IDE in C language.
Requirements: Basic knowledge of logic design, circuits and programming is preferred;
Basic hands-on skills with soldering is preferred;
Capable of self-learning when given directions (e.g. search for and watch online tutorials);
Understanding (electrical) vehicle parameters is a plus;
Able to understand Chinese is a plus
(7) Electrical Engineer
Preferred Major: Engineering (EIE/EE)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 2 or earlier
Description: Learning the electrical powertrain and related safety systems of the electrical race car. Learning to design and manufacture Printed Circuit Boards(PCBs) for the said systems and also tune those systems to meet desired stability and performance requirements.
Requirements: Basic knowledge of analog circuit is a plus;
Able to learn and work independently when given directions;
Having good skills in PCB design and manufacturing is a plus;
Understanding electrical/vehicle/battery system is a plus;
Able to understand Chinese is a plus
(8) Chassis Designer
Preferred Major: Engineering (ME/ISE)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 2 or earlier
Description: Learn to build a race car frame that fulfills all structural safety and ergonomics requirement through Topology Analysis, FEA simulation, physical testing etc.
Requirements: Basic knowledge in Solidworks;
Familiar with Ansys is a plus
(9) Cooling System Engineer (Powertrain)
Preferred Major: Engineering (ME/ISE)
Preferred Year of Study: Year 3 or earlier
Description: Developing a cooling system for the race car by identifying cooling requirement, developing a water flow schematic and implementing the schematic on the car by selecting existing cooling components, such as water pumps and radiators, and positioning them on the car in the most effective manner
Requirements: Basic knowledge in SolidWorks;
Knowledge in thermodynamics is a plus

Interested students please fill in your information in the following link:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfz7VJlNsSE5xrGFzzhiBfcxT6AH5kNw0yxry5c4lVZWY04Dw/viewform