JOB DESCRIPTION

Machine Learning Scientist for a computer graphics company ※No Japanese is required

Machine Learning, Deep Learning

About
About the company
This startup company was founded in 2016 and is known for developing an AI-enabled technology that maps facial expressions onto virtual avatars. It has since then established its presence not just within Japan, but also on the international stage. The company’s main goal is to develop a software development kit that can be used for various purposes and it aims to contribute to modernization and technological advancement through AI. The CEO is currently looking for computer vision engineers who have the same passion for development and share the company’s vision of advancement
Corporate Culture
The company currently employs ten people and works under a flat structure. There is easy communication between the CEO and the employees. Remote work is possible and there is flextime for work. Employees are evaluated based on their performance. Engineers are provided with an external 4k display and book allowance to motivate continuous learning and the highest level of performance. There are also free drinks and snacks in the office to create a better atmosphere for work and to encourage mingling between colleagues. As an engineer himself, the CEO assures to make the working environment in the office optimal for engineers.
Global Aspects
  • Many employees speak English
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
The company was able to raise 90M JPY for venture.-It has been selected by one of the biggest startup accelerators in the US.-A partnership between the company and NVIDIA Corporation has been approved.-The company and its technology have been featured in various media.
JobDescription
The company is looking for a machine learning scientist who specializes in the development and research of technologies that enable the creation and manipulation of virtual images. The goal will be to create computer graphics that will be indistinguishable from reality and be animated in real time through the latest technologies.

The company is currently developing a product that focuses on scanning facial expressions. However, it aims to eventually start scanning heads and the entire body and reflect them effectively in the near future.

Key responsibilities:
-Design machine learning systems
-Develop machine learning applications
-Run machine learning tests and experiments
-Perform analysis and fine-tuning
-Train and retrain systems
-Keep updated of technological developments in the field


※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
Requirements
Must
-Experience with the implementation of algorithms for cutting-edge papers in the fields of computer vision, computer graphics, or machine learning
-Hands-on experience with deep learning
Japanese Level
  • None
Better
-Publications in top computer vision or computer graphics conferences (CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, SIGGRAPH, SIGGRAPH Asia, etc.)
-Hands-on experience with deep generative models
Type of people (Personality)
-People who like to acquire new skills
-People who like challenges
-Curious and interested with tech development
Conditions
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
5000000
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
10000000
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
Flextime
  • Yes
Holidays
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
Insurances
  • 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)