JOB DESCRIPTION

AI (Image recognition and Natural language processing) Algorithm developer

Image Recognition

About
About the company
With a vision to improve the quality of society in all its activities, this company works to innovate their products and create new value in office equipment, commercial and industrial printing, healthcare, and industrial optical systems. Every member of their 40,000 employees shares the same values as their CEO.
Due to the increasingly diverse and rapidly changing needs in today's world, this company looks to envision the future and shape the course of industries by not only constantly innovating their products, but also by improving their creativity and giving shape to their ideas.
With a focus on the well-being of society and progress toward a better life, this company is looking for like-minded individuals who want to help the company reach their vision.
Global Aspects
  • Deal with global projects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Joint company/office overseas
  • International sales
Other details
  • Structured On-boarding after you join the team
  • Values clearly defined
  • Training opportunities
  • Evaluation system is established
  • Clear career path
JobDescription
This company specializes in equipment, systems, and services in the areas of image IoT* systems (security cameras, visual inspection equipment, etc.), medical equipment, office information equipment, and industrial printing systems.

*Image IoT is the company's original term. It refers to the combination of device-mounting technology that collects high-quality image data from the field by utilizing core technologies cultivated by the company, an AI platform that integrates various sensor data to perform advanced recognition and judgment, and differentiating technologies. The company is aiming to expand its image IoT business by providing optimal solutions for various "wants" using image IoT.

You will be responsible for developing algorithms and software of AI technology for the company's products and services. You will be expected to promote the development of new technology elements and practical applications as a core human resource for AI technology.
・Development of elemental and practical technologies related to AI (image recognition, natural language processing) for equipment, systems, and service businesses.
・Development of next-generation AI technologies in collaboration with universities and other research institutions, venture companies, and overseas development bases.
・Development of elemental technologies and practical applications of image recognition and natural language processing required for the analysis of human behavior, medical images, inspection images, and documents. Specifically, the development of algorithms to improve the performance and speed of machine learning technologies, such as deep learning.

You will work with next-generation products, systems, and services in the fields of image IoT systems, medical equipment, information equipment, industrial printing, etc., as well as in new business areas.

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
Requirements
Must
1) 1+ year of work experience in image recognition technology development (human/face detection and authentication, medical imaging, visual inspection, etc.) or natural language processing technology development (document classification, document summarization, etc.)
2) 3+ years of experience in software development (C/C++, Python, etc.)
3) Expertise in machine learning and statistical mathematical analysis (deep learning, etc.)
Japanese Level
  • Beginner
Better
1) Experience in commercialization of image processing/recognition systems or natural language processing systems
2) Experience in working with development vendors
3) Ability to communicate in English
Ideal candidate
・A person who is interested in the changes in the world and new technologies, and has the desire to create technologies that are useful to society.
・A person with a sense of responsibility to take on challenges without fear of failure, and the ability to finish the job.
・Those who can think about things from a holistic perspective, such as looking at training and improving the skills of the entire company.
Conditions
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
3000000
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
7000000
Salary promotion
1
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
9:00 - 17:45
Flextime
  • No
Holidays
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
Insurances
  • 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)
Remote Work
  • Options for remote work