Drone Engineer *No Japanese is required

No/Low Japanese (Engineer)


The company is one of a few very progressive venture companies specialized in Drone development. They are developing IoT appliances that have software which is based on ROS. ROS refers to robotics middle ware open source which provides drone’s auto control. In a sense, the company is trying to provide the “brain of drone”.

Through their drone technology, it will allow the users to command various types of complex jobs to drone even from web browser. It can also command two or even more drones at the same time easily just from the web browser. They envision the world that such technology will be critical in the case of natural disaster or to check infrastructure’s (such as road, bridges etc.…) regularly.


The company was established back in 2012. CEO used to work as software engineer at NEC, one of the largest technology companies in Japan then switched his career to other venture companies.  He created this company to pursue his passion and create new value to the society.


Work Environment:

If you join the team, you will be the core member of the team. Currently the company is still maintaining the small teams (CEO, students from University of Tokyo) but as the company is getting more and more demands, the company has decided to create bigger team. You will be in the middle of such company’s actual startup phase. The company allows you to work in very flexible manner.

Taitō-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan

Job Description

Job description:

They are now dedicated to make a custom drone flight controller with Dronecode. The algorithm of the flight controller is already implemented in the OSS code. Most of the on-board AI equipped drones consist of : – flight module (IMU sensors, altitude by ultrasound, etc) and flight code – companion computer with relatively high performance CPU for on-board AI execution. They have to make tiny modification in flight code and implement from scratch AI code with OpenCV, ceres solver, and so on. 

・Development of drone

・Software development

・AI related development



・Master/PhD students(holder)

 Able to implement and modify the flight code and implement AI functions on the companion computer

・Able to implment C/C++ of AI such as image recognition, localization etc, and multi-copter flight controller.

・Have good knowledge of Artificial Intelligence

・Able to work on engineering of AI

・Able to work on image recognition

・Great knowledge/experience in deep learning

・Experience in drone coding

・Able to understand ROS                           

・No Japanese is required


The company is looking for those who are

・Passionate not only about engineering, but also to create business together



・Part time: Hourly wage: 1000 JPY to 2000 JPY、Fulltime: Annual salary 4million JPY or above

・Salary promotion:On a regular basis (Every month, you will have feedback meeting with CEO)

・Various social insurances

・Transportation cost to be covered

・Flex time: You can choose the starting/ending work hours on your own

・You can choose the work location: as long as you come to office half of the time, it is ok for you to work at home or anywhere

・Holiday: Saturday and Sunday


*please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only*


How to Apply

If you are intersted in this position, please apply here wit the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application. 


First the company will be screening your resume.  If you have been selcted for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company. 



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