Working for ASM

The Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) came into force on 1 February 1995 and was established under the Academy of Sciences Act 1994. ASM performs an unparalleled service by bringing together experts in all areas of scientific and technological endeavour to address critical national issues relating to Science, Engineering, Technology and Innovation as well as to provide strategic STI input to the government.

 ASM invites Malaysians to apply for the following immediate vacancies: 
Contract Position

Key responsiblities:
Responsible to design, develop, manage and monitor innovative digital products such as websites, flash-based websites, mobile apps, animations, interactive portal and others.
Reporling line:
Report to Head of Information Technology and Corporate Services Manager.
Imaginative, self-learning, creative problem solving, innovative, team player, analytical, meticulous, able to multi task and work under tight deadline, independent, collaborative, proactive and good interpersonal skills with a sense of responsibility.
 Qualification and Skills :
bullet Candidate with Degree in Creative Multimedia, Computer Science or Software Engineering.
bullet Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.
bullet Experience in developing online databases, mobile apps or other online platform is an added advantage.
bullet Has an eye for design and has ability to use Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
bullet Experience in developing, customizing and enhancing web application using PHP programming language and MySQL & SQL Server databases.
bullet Strong programming skill such as PHP, MySQl, HTML, Ajax, jQuery, CSS, Flash, Javascript or C++
bullet Able to use Joomla 3.x , WordPress, others CSM as well as extensions, plugins, modules of Joomla, WordPress, other CSM
bullet Familiar using Linux and windows server.
bullet Excellent oral and written communication skills both in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
Remuneration :
Salary is determined based on qualification and working experience. Starting salary is at RM2315.00. In addition to the basic salary, appropriate allowances amounting RM900 will also be paid.
Only candidate with complete resume (particulars of qualification and experience) and Jobstreet English Language Assessment (JELA) results will be considered for the position. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
*Please complete the test before fill up the application online form.


 For any other position, please refer below:

We are seeking professional Malaysians to work with us on a freelance basis for the following:

1. Report Writers
  Report writers are engaged for studies carried out by ASM. Writers are required to follow through the activities, discussion and meetings for a two year period to enable him/her to understand the subject matter well.

Email us your portfolio and sample write-ups for consideration to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2. Writer for public document
  Ability to write in laymen terms is a must. If you have ability to churn technical information to an easily readable and understandable material, then you are the one that we are looking for.
  Email us your portfolio and sample write-ups for consideration to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
3. Editor 
  Editing and proof reading for technical and public readable document are required for both Malay and English language publications.

Contact Mr Hazrul Liki for more information at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

4. Photography and Video Recording
  Photos of corporate publication standards and videos for broadcasting are in demand. If you like challenges and dare to try out new ideas, come and meet us.
  Contact 03 - 6203 0633 and speak to Ms Dharsene Rajayah for appointment.
5. Graphic Designer
  If you can develop layout and design for advertisement, brochures, books, magazines, corporate reports and website, email us your work to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call at 03 - 6203 0633
Why Join Us?
ASM comprises of Fellows who are eminent scientists, engineers and technologists (SET) of the country. The knowledge, wisdom and experience of a Fellow often inspire staffs who work closely with them. Through this working experience, one learns and understands the many aspects of SET and Science policy which leads them to perform better in their undertakings. As such working at ASM is an opportunity for continuous learning.