AI Lead Engineer for an AI consulting and Secure Computing Firm

Software engineer Machine Learning, Deep Learning

About the company
Led by a passionate and visionary leader, this company was born out of the vision of creating a space where companies can utilize A.I and Data services confidently and securely. In essence, they are striving to bring together two innovative and exciting fields and not only make them more accessible for companies but to also protect their work and promote collaboration. Their team is determined to build a secure cloud that fosters and promotes the sharing of data and the use of A.I without the fear of compromising your information or business.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
As a member of this team, you will be joining a diverse team with backgrounds spanning from Ph.D.s, professor, serial entrepreneur, to mention a few because of this environment you are able to learn, share knowledge and expertise, and be part of pioneering true change in a way which empowers companies provides them simpler and more efficient ways of utilizing their data.
You will be responsible for leading the development of AI projects that solve client business problems and create new value by utilizing machine learning and Deep Learning technology. You will be working closely with the Project Manager and leading a team of engineers and researchers as well as working on the projects themselves.

Specifically, you will be in charge of contract based AI development projects, and AI related in-house product development and maintenance based on your abilities. These responsibilities will include:

・Developing project plans (Examination of purpose, development system, man-hours and cost calculation, personnel plans, schedules, quality targets, development environment (including security)).

・Project member management (From the perspective of efficiency and security, development member assignment, placement, and management).

・Project management and evaluation (Development/operation, progress/cost/quality control in consideration of compliance with laws and regulations).

・Handling contracts with management companies and performing management.

・Conducting research on technologies.

・Verifying implementation from original documents.

Development environment:

Kubernetes / Docker / GitLab

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
•Knowledge of any of the following areas: Deep Learning, Statistical Machine Learning, Natural language processing, BigData processing platform design and development.
•Experience leading and managing software and application development processes from requirement definition to development and testing (2 to 3 years).
•Experience leading teams in machine learning development or deep learning development.
•Strong theoretical knowledge and hands on experience with Machine learning related system development (2 to 3 years or more).
•Experience working with clients, including contract development, and negotiation experience.
•Japanese language skills at a level where you can communicate with Japanese clients.
•The ability to communicate with engineers in English.
Japanese Level
  • Business
•Knowledge about homomorphic encryption, secret computation, and high-performance encryption.
•PhD or a Master's degree in a relevant field and relevant publications.
Type of people (Personality)
•Those with experience in both development and management.
•Those with deep knowledge AI.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Once a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • up to 50,000JPY
Work hours
10:00 - 19:00
  • 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)
The company has a flextime system with a core time of 11:00〜15:00

-Bonus Incentives: Once every quarter
*Evaluated by performance

Other Benefits:
-Health checkup
-Childcare leave
-Nursing care leave