Network Engineer/Infrastructure Engineer/Information System Manager Candidate at rapidly developing drone company

Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer

About the company
Founded in 2013, this manufacturing and drone solutions company quickly became the most popular in Japan. With their mission to liberate humanity through technology, this company is constantly coming up with ways to optimize the use and functionality of drones in ways that will positively contribute to society. They are actively pursuing world-class autonomous technology that promotes the evolution of humanity.

With a global team continuously seeking diversity, they have 3 R&D departments:
1.) Machine Intelligence Department
2.) Prototyping & Flight
3.) Flight Control & Electronics

Besides manufacturing and selling drones, the company is constantly developing ways to optimize and come up with solutions using their drones. They recently have been applying and offering drone solutions to solve problems like infrastructure inspection, aerial delivery in collaboration with Rakuten, and vicinity safety management surveillance, amongst others.

During the first interview, candidates will be interviewed by the CTO directly. There is an onsite coding test for engineers. Those who pass the first round get to be interviewed by the COO.
Corporate Culture
The company is very modern and innovative and takes after Western company culture. The CTO of the company is non-Japanese and the managers of the R&D teams are all non-Japanese as well. English is widely used as the medium of instruction and the company has a very flexible environment. Flextime is available and overtime is discouraged. Face-to-face discussions are given importance due to the high volume of technical discussions involved with each project. The engineers often attend conferences in the US and are heavily exposed to new innovative tech trends.
Global Aspects
  • Deal with global projects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • CEO/Executive is a foreigner
  • Many employees speak English
  • Communicate with foreign clients
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
  • Market research overseas
As a candidate for an information system manager for an industrial drone that is growing rapidly, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks directly under the executive team, from strengthening the in-house IT / security system to network / server management.
In addition, you can take on new initiatives such as considering the utilization of data by drones

・Develop Internal IT strategy and system environment in general
・ Preparation of IT process documents
・ Operation including in-house training
・ Construction and management of networks and servers
・ Lead for new system implementation
・ Strengthen security such as terminal management, log management, vendor management, etc.
・ BCP formulation ・ Response when trouble occurs, vulnerability diagnosis
・ Examination of new business of data utilization in drone business

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
・Experience in server and network operation / monitoring
・ Experience in designing and building network environments
・ Ability and independence to find and improve issues in business
・ Communication skills and ability to work with various departments inside the company
Japanese Level
  • Business
Experience in system management related work in the manufacturing industry
Type of people (Personality)
• Skills to facilitate both internal and external collaboration
• Proactively fill in missing job functions on their own
• Proactively tackle new obstacles
• Resolve difficulties with a positive attitude
• Analytical skills for fact-based and evidence-based discussions
• Skills to handle multiple projects simultaneously
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)