AI Analyst for Innovative Fin-tech Company

Natural Language Processing Machine Learning, Deep Learning Image Recognition

Python R

About the company
When it comes to saving, investment decisions for individuals, usually different companies provide advice focusing on specific (different) items for the same individual. This is just like having a silo mentality, Rarely individuals receive comprehensive solutions.
This company’s vision, taking advantage of the growing Fintecth sector, is to provide the best saving-investment solutions for individuals considering their entire lifespan. They are working on being able to provide comprehensive solutions than can really maximize value for individuals, making use of automation that can suggest the best choices. Currently they are still serving financial institutions, as main clients, but the aim goal is the individual.
Their BtoB scheme is already ongoing, but their BtoC platform is pretty much unknown. This BtoC part has become a crucial target and for this to be further developed and expanded globally, the company is in need of talented engineers. Those who can bring creative solutions, technical expertise and innovative mindset are very welcome.
Given the stage of the BtoC platform, there is plenty of room for you to develop and implement your great ideas, as the company welcomes those with startup mindset.

As one of the great strengths of this company, compared to other fintech companies, is that they have financial expertise together with AI. Other companies focus merely on AI lacking sufficient financial background. The CEO himself is an expert in finance. Not only that, he is a proven successful entrepreneur who has already created two companies before.

They have a partner in Taiwan and currently are working on expanding their business overseas, in countries such as China and many others in Asia. China is especially an important target as there is a big gap between the rich and the poor and this company is committed to providing tools for everybody to have access to opportunities regardless of societal status.
It has already talented foreigners in the team; engineers from China, Russia, Korea, and the U.S. Considering the great expertise of team members, it is a great environment for someone aspiring at polishing more his/her technical skills. For instance, the team leader is from China, who completed his engineering PhD degree at home and also did research at Tokyo University and has world class technological skills.

Corporate Culture
Although English is not the official working language, there is no problem related to the language barrier as there are also English speaking engineers.
Board members can speak English as well. Their mindset is innovation and globalization.

There is no dress code at all and the company values efficiency and efficient use of time. Therefore, meetings are held only when it is really necessary.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Many employees speak English
PR Aspects
Depending on individual situations, the company can offer working arrangements. Also, you can choose your starting working time between 9:00/10:00/11:00.
As an A.I analyst you are expected to work on a numeric prediction with regards to financial data and its market with languages such as Python and R, and A.I open source frameworks such as Keras and Tensorflow. Depending on the clients' needs and project, you are also expected to develop the best solution, including for non-financial fields, by using NLP and image recognition.

Key Responsibilities:
- Develop solutions for client needs
- Use NLP and image recognition
- Work closely with other engineers to produce systems utilizing AI
- Identify learning opportunities and new training datasets
- Keep current on latest AI research relevant to the company's business domain

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
It Skills

Programming Languages-Data base related


-More than 2 years of practical experience with AI related project, applying Python or R
Japanese Level
  • None
-MA or PhD background in the areas of Mathematics, Financial Engineering, Physics, IT.
Type of people (Personality)
Those who are interested in developing new services and values rather than working for existence products.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
9:00 - 18:00
  • Yes
  • 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)