Research and Development Engineer at Global Consulting Firms' Innovation Team

Full stack engineer Software engineer Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer

About the company
As the Digital and Innovation arm of a global consulting firm that boasts offices around the world all working with a diverse portfolio of companies. They manage the development of business solutions for their stakeholders, this division is tasked with achieving their goal of maximizing the use of technology to help businesses to understand their data, shorten lead time and simplify their processes.

If you are interested to work in a fast-paced, continually changing team and have a background in digital technologies and approaches this is the position for you.

Corporate Culture
At the core, this company is a traditional consulting firm, with clear steps for career progression, fast-paced and demanding of excellence from their employees. The Digital and Innovation department is a tight-knit group, of highly motivated self-starters who are very goal oriented and work well together.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Many employees speak English
  • Official Language is English
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
Its diverse team consisting of about 100 people, all with different backgrounds and expertise, there are 15 different nationalities represented in the team.
You will work in a dynamic and evolving environment that follows the strategic direction of the company.

You will contribute to the delivery of company projects focused around its“6 pillars”of research areas including Secure computing/Blockchain DLT, Knowledge Processing, Intelligent Agent, Scientifc Visualisation, Smart Transactions, and IoT & Edge Computing.

We are looking for a talented “all-round” information systems engineer who can provide a working prototype quickly to showcase the potential of emerging technologies.

A successful candidate must be eager to learn quickly a wide range of new technologies, be flexible with many variables, and has solid IT and coding skills.

Roles and Responsibilities
A successful candidate will play one or more roles out of the followings:

Web-Cloud Backend system engineering
・Design, implement and manage the entire Backend environment to design prototypes with interface with various data sources
・Implement a suitable network environment for rapid prototyping

Web-Cloud Frontend system engineering
・Design, implement and manage the client side applications for prototypes and its interface to the backend
・Manage various types of client platforms
・UI design

Advanced Software engineering
・Design, implement and manage software in a wide range of disciplines including (but not limited to) Secure computing/MPC/Blockchain DLT, Knowledge Processing, Intelligent Agent, Scientific Visualization, Smart Transactions, and IoT & Edge Computing.

Embedded Hardware & Software Development engineering
・Design, and implement software that run directory on a device/IoT or a hardware
・Strong understanding of electronics/microcontroller

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
・BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent
・Experience in Backend or Front-end development
・C, C++, Java, Python
・+7 years in developing cutting edge technical solutions
・+2 years in leading technical projects
・High level knowledge of data structures algorithms and database technologies
・Strong web development cycle and programming techniques and tools and cloud computing
・Ability to translate architecture designs into well structured, tested and documented source code
Japanese Level
  • Business
Type of people (Personality)
• Be passionate about discovering and applying new technologies, ideas and unique solutions to complex and transformational business problems.
• Be creative, yet disciplined in their approach and constantly engaged in learning new
things to support the transformation agenda.
• Have a high level of discipline and a structured approach for documenting and managing own work (and teams work for managerial positions.)
• Be a self-motivator and possess the communication skills and character to constantly engage with a fast-paced, always changing team.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Once a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
9:00 - 17:00
  • Yes
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Summer 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)