JOB DESCRIPTION

AI Engineer for innovative brain science company

Machine Learning, Deep Learning Image Recognition

About
About the company
The company established in 2017 aims to create a new lifestyle by utilizing both AI and brain science. They are developing a service that allows the early detection and prevention of dementia. Dementia is known as a currently incurable disease. Hence, the company wants to contribute in helping people find and detect the disease at the early stages and help prevent it using machine learning. They have an ongoing partnership with one of the largest research labs in Japan to gather thousands of brain images and are dedicated to developing new technology.
Corporate Culture
The company values communication between members. They want all employees to be close and open to board members so they can freely discuss and propose ideas. There are top-ranked medical researchers, designers, and a foreign engineer currently working in the company. Many of the employees also have Doctorate degrees with a high understanding of the conducted research and the development of cutting-edge technologies. Therefore, members can experience diversity and learn from fellow members with different backgrounds and expertise.

There are remote work and flex time systems in the company. They engage in a once-a-month meeting with the whole team. They also hold daily meetings to discuss daily tasks and weekly meetings to review what everyone has done during the week. In addition, employees are urged to participate in conferences and highly encouraged to write research papers and academic articles for publishing and submission to the academe.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
They are working with one of the largest research labs in Japan.
Other details
  • Flex time system
  • Values clearly defined
  • You can work from home
  • No dress code
  • Visa support
  • Flexible seating
JobDescription
The company is currently looking for an AI engineer who will contribute to the accomplishment of the company's mission to develop innovative technology that can impact many people's lives through detecting and preventing the development of dementia.

Your responsibilities will be, but not limited to:
- Research and develop brain image processing using machine learning
- Decide the content of research
- Decide on work schedules with customers and with the partner research lab
- Present the results of research at conferences and events

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
Requirements
Must
-Experience of development using Python
-Basic knowledge of mathematics and statistics
-Knowledge and experience of development of machine learning system and service
(environmental construction, requirement definition, data acquisition, learning and evaluation)
Japanese Level
  • Intermediate
Better
-Writing thesis experience
-Experience of image processing
-Experience of development of deep learning
-Experience of image recognition for medication
-Experience of using Docker and cloud
-Experience of implementation using recent thesis
Type of people (Personality)
- People who is accustomed to thinking logically
- People who are really passionate about learning new things
Conditions
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
4800000
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
7000000
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)
Other benefits
  • Conference/event participation support