Machine learning engineer for Innovative AI Accounting Company

Natural Language Processing Machine Learning, Deep Learning

About the company
This fintech company was established in 2016, and the company is developing AI solutions with a focus on accounting. Their mission is "Change the accounting, and World will be changed". A lot of accounting firms are facing a labor shortage and the company is trying to automate the work by using AI and image analysis technology.

Their service will include AI systems that utilize image recognition technology for reading documents and receipts to make the work more efficient. The market scale in Japan is expected to be 800 billion yen, and they have already acquired several patents, so they are trying to expand their business for overseas markets.
Corporate Culture
Since they are small team, they try to work closely together to solve problems as a single team. The company is looking for someone with more experience and knowledge than their current team in order to help the team grow and become a fast growing work environment. From the CEO's experience of working at a foreign company, they are flat culture and employees are able to bring up ideas regardless of title or age.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
PR Aspects
The company has won a competition at a fintech award.
Other details
  • Autonomy clearly defined
  • Values clearly defined
◆The company develops its own algorithm for its product
They are looking for AI Engineer who will work on performance evaluation of algorithm development as well as improvement of AI system that will work on identifying receipts and takes necessary information andconvert them to necessary text based infromation.

■Development Environment
- Python / Flask / TensorFlow、 Keras、Pytorch or other DL-frameworks / MySQL / Nginx / Apache / AWS / GCP / RDS / Aurora

- Agile Development / SCRUM
- GitHub

■Test & maintance
- GitHub / JIRA

-They use DGX-Station that is owned by the company for GPU. They also use cloud environments such as AWS and GCP
-Many engineers in the company use mainly MacbookPro but you can choose which PC to use
- Based on your needs, they can issue 4 pieces of 4K and others

【Company's atompshere】
■A very open atmosphere where you can share your opinion.
■The company embraces its culture where they wish not only for the team's success but also for the individual's growth.
■They value the flexibility to adapt to new technologies.

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
・Experience in implementing models using Tensorflow、PyTorch and other ML libraries as well as performance evaluation
・Basic knowledge of statistics and mathematics that is required for ML and CV ML、
・Skills that one can easily analyze and deal with big data using Python
・Knowledge and experience in developing, evaluating, improving and deploying object (or text) detection models in cloud services
Japanese Level
  • Advanced
・Experience in research and development of OCR technology
・Knowledge and experience in MLOps development and operation
・Experience in the development and operation of large-scale web services
・Project management skills
・Knowledge of back office operations such as accounting and taxation
・Knowledge of image processing, machine learning and statistics
Type of people (Personality)
・The person who can feel the value of accomplishing a large task*/*
・The person who is highly motivated to utilize technology that directly leads to social implementation and social contribution*/*
・Have a stance of trying to make breakthroughs from a company perspective*/*
・The person who is willing to work diligently until results are achieved*/*
・A sense of responsibility to complete the job to the end*/*
・The person who values teamwork and works hard with ambition*/*
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
Work hours
9:30 - 18:30
  • 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)