The company develops intelligent stereo camera which can be used in ranges of field such as in autonomous car, autonomous construction machinery, drone system, industrial robot, avoiding vehicle collisions, 3D security camera etc.… The company has its core technology in stereo can measure three-dimensional distance.
For example, when this technology is mounted on automobile (car), it can identify the objects that are on in front of the way and gives alert to the driver so as to avoid any big scale accident. For the objects behind the vehicle, the technology will measure the distance to such object and can give alert to the diver with the voice guidance as well as back camera image.
CTO of the company is a developer for one of the standard safety technology system used in one of the major automobile companies. The technology was installed in more than 300,000 vehicles in the past and has been getting great recognition of its reliability and effectiveness.
The company sells image recognition/analysis software in the form of FPGA, but they are publicly sharing the reference design such as blue print for control board, optical system etc. The company manufactures up till prototype but once it will be in the phase of mass production, they will outsource the manufacturing process.
The company is officially recognized as Tokyo Institute of Technology (TITEC) venture and CEO is from TITEC, and CTO is currently assistant professor at TITEC. The company is aiming to get listed in stock market (IPO) in 2018 and they were awarded by acceleration startup program backed by Tokyo metropolitan government. Next year, the company is going to move inside the campus of Tokyo Institute of Technology.
CEO worked for IBM more than 20 years and have experience of working with people from diverse cultural background. He truly believes the value of cultural diversity. The company takes flexible work style.
You will be working on
1) You will be making algorithm for stereo camera in the form of software (coding using C language)
2) You will be making algorithm and C language software into FPGA (FPGA coding)
Mainly you will be working on 2).
The company is developing business to China so you are expected to have business trip to China several times a year.
The company is also planning to expand to other countries. If you are passionate about working on globalization of the product, you will have a chance to work on that project.
・Experience in FPGA
・Conversational level Japanese (Although CEO is fluent in English, CTO is not good at English)
・No professional experience is needed
It will be a plus :
・Who have C++ experience
・Who have Verilog development experience
・Annual salary: 4,000,000JPY or above *based on your experience and skill set
・The company is considering stock option system
・Various social insurance is covered
・Work hours: 9:00-18:00 *Flex time system
・Work site: Tokyo/Kanagawa
・Holiday: Saturday, Sunday, national holiday
・Depending on the project, there may be overtime sometimes, but the company does not encourage overtime work
*Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only*
If you are interested 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 organization will be screening your resume. If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company.