Control Software Engineer


About the company
This company's mission is to provide solutions for the growing social problems in Japan caused by low birth rate and consequent labor scarcity. Its vision is to automate industrial machines through the power of AI with a focus on precision.
Recently, the company has been developing a robotic arm that has the precision of a restaurant's kitchen staff. While their technology implements image recognition, the company's actual focus is to improve the grasping and ability precision of the robotic arm.
Corporate Culture
The company was founded 2 years ago and has already grown to about 20 employees, including two engineers from overseas. The staff are friendly, motivated, and passionate professionals, and many of the staff speak good English. Many of them are graduates from Tokyo University, so this company is a great environment for polishing knowledge and skills.
The company utilizes a flex time system and provides exercise machines that employees are free to use.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Many employees speak English
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
-The company is cooperating with many hardware makers (including Nvidia).
-The company is tackling a diverse range of areas and industries including agriculture, construction and manufacturing.
Other details
  • Flex time system
  • Visa support
  • Regular one-on-one
You will be in charge of designing and developing technically accurate solutions to various issues that occur when we utilize Mechanical and Control Engineering for production sites such as construction, food, agriculture, transportation, and automobiles.

Key responsibilities:
・ Development of algorithms for motion planning and motion generation.
・ Analysis of controlled plants.
・ System identification.
・ Low level controller design.
・ Development of control controller using reinforcement learning.

Development environment:
・Languages ​​used: Python, C ++, ROS.
・Usage environment: In-house operation server, AWS, Docker.

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-High skills and experience related to control engineering (Implementation experience in the field, or excellent research experience in university or graduate school).
-Coding skill using Python or C ++.
-Problem solving skills.
-Communication skills.
Japanese Level
  • None
-Skills and experience related to Machine learning including reinforcement learning.
-Papers and patents that have achieved remarkable results.
-Experience of contributing to OSS.
Ideal candidate
-People who are goal oriented and try to find the best way to a solution.
-People who can always look ahead and make efforts based on failures and setbacks.
-People who can flexibly accept the opinions of others.
-People who have the mindset to always contribute to society.
-People who are sincere to everyone.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
9:00 - 18:00
  • 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)
-Smartphone / tablet rental.
-Visa support.
Remote Work
  • Temporary remote work (During Covid-19)