This file photo taken on September 16, 2020, shows the headquarters of ByteDance, the parent company of video sharing app TikTok, in Beijing. Photo: AFP This file photo taken on September 16, 2020, shows the headquarters of ByteDance, the parent company of video sharing app TikTok, in Beijing. Photo: AFP
This file photo taken on September 16, 2020, shows the headquarters of ByteDance, the parent company of video sharing app TikTok, in Beijing. Photo: AFP
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TikTok owner ByteDance hiring AI chip designers amid China’s tech self-sufficiency drive

  • The company has posted several chip-related jobs on its hiring website, most based in Beijing and Shanghai
  • The ByteDance move comes amid a global chip shortage, which began in the second half of last year but has worsened in recent months

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This file photo taken on September 16, 2020, shows the headquarters of ByteDance, the parent company of video sharing app TikTok, in Beijing. Photo: AFP This file photo taken on September 16, 2020, shows the headquarters of ByteDance, the parent company of video sharing app TikTok, in Beijing. Photo: AFP
This file photo taken on September 16, 2020, shows the headquarters of ByteDance, the parent company of video sharing app TikTok, in Beijing. Photo: AFP
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