Robotics Software Engineer at Robotics Startup (Global company)*No Japanese Required

Robot Engineer, Drone Natural Language Processing

About the company
Robots have the power to empower society, by tackling often difficult, physically demanding or dirty tasks. This company has the bold vision of connecting machines with the goal of streamlining and automating possibly dangerous tasks. By doing so the hope is that we as humans can be free to pursue other cerebral tasks and to challenge ourselves in other ways.
They aim to make robots accessible to people of all backgrounds regardless of their prior experience with robotics software or hardware.
Corporate Culture
The CEO and CTO are both foreigners, who met while studying in Japan. Hence the official language within the company is English. Despite being based in Tokyo they have complimentary offices in Zurich and Bengaluru which allow them to build international clientele and leverage the best hardware, software and cloud infrastructure expertise globally. Working for this company will immerse you in a diverse environment, bringing together different nationalities, skills, and cultures. It is an environment conducive for learning, growth, and innovation. All powered by the vision to utilize robotics in simplifying life for people globally.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • CEO/Executive is a foreigner
  • Many employees speak English
  • Official Language is English
PR Aspects
They recently received an infusion of funding which allows them to further their work and further develop their products.
You will own key components in communication, sensor fusion, control, safety, monitoring.

・Collaborate in a team to design, develop, integrate and test a robust team of autonomous mobile robots in semi-structured and dynamic indoor environments
・Maintain high-level of communication with cross-functional teams and partners
・Contribute to software design reviews, architecture reviews, and best practices

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or a similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience with an outstanding track record
-Experience in the holistic design and implementing of robotics systems
-Strong C++ programming skills and proficiency with Python
-Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem-solving, and complexity analysis
-Demonstrated ability to design, implement, and test scalable and highly available software systems in a fast-paced environment
-Strong communications skills, ability to work well in a team environment
Japanese Level
  • None
-Doctoral or a Master's degree in Computer Science or a similar technical field of study
-At least 3 years of experience in professional software development
-Participant in robotic competitions, e.g. RoboCup, DARPA Grand Challenge, and/or contributions to open source projects
-Startup experience
Type of people (Personality)
-Self-motivated person
-Eager to learn new things
-Express their opinion actively
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
9:00 - 17:30
  • No
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
  • Worker’s Accident Compensation Insurance (労災保険)
  • Health Insurance (健康保険)
  • Unemployment Insurance (雇用保険)
  • Welfare Pension Insurance (厚生年金保険)

Fernandes Nyowani

Consultant & Digital Strategist

"Never be discouraged, I am determined to help you pursue your passion, find true career satisfaction, and do what you love."