R&D to speed up AI and IoT at Japan’s Largest Technology Company *No Japanese required

JLPT 2 or above (Business)
Volunteer/Housing Resident


The company has more than 100 years of history and has established the top company as Japan’s multinational conglomerate company. They started its company with electric induction motor specifically for copper mining. Gradually they have expanded their product/service ranges: they work on Information & Telecommunication Systems, Social Infrastructure, High Functional Materials & Components, Power Systems, Electronic Systems & Equipment etc.…The company is trying to add value to society and customers using their strengths in operational technology, IT and product system. They believe that in the time of IoT, they can work on various innovations. As the company is trying to accelerate open innovation and collaborative work with clients, they believe that to establish the global presence of R&D group of the company is one challenge they have to focus on. They are now hiring global top talent who are fluent in English and have excellent communication skills, particularly in the field of technical writing.  

Job Description

Job Description

This is an R&D position with two specializations – robotics and surveillance technology. Both will be applied towards three key products that use Artificial Intelligence technology in image, voice and signal processing to enhance security in public spaces such as airports, cityscapes, and buildings. With a heavy emphasis on IoT as a rapidly growing sector, the company is looking for someone who capable of working in one of three different areas:


-R&D for image recognition (vision sensing):

This research will be geared towards creating surveillance products.

-R&D for voice recognition:

This research develops the recognition technology to detect and separate specific voices even in open space)

-R&D for wearable sensing:

This will work towards contributing greater work efficiency


Requirements (please note that not all are required but the more you have the better)

・No Japanese required 

Knowledge in information theory 

Knowledge in math and engineering 

Skills in vision sensing 

Knowledge and skills in voice recognition 

Knowledge in Robotics 

Knowledge in machine and deep learning 

Experience in presenting thesis 

*No Japanese Required

*No work experience required but relevant experience necessary (e.g. academic research)



Please copy and paste the requirements and write YES/NO against each requirement and provide 1-2 sentence explanation to support your application. Not meeting all requirements is necessary but the more the better! 

In addition to your CV please share any relevant work (research abstracts, publications, etc)


Prefer someone who [NOT NECESSARY]

Likes to communicate in a team

has passion to know and research new technology 

wants to make an impact to change the society 

wants to improve skills in the stable environment 







The salary depends on your skills and experience.

For example, Ph.D. holder, 32 year’s old, who has some working experience at an electric company, receives 6.25 million. (The salary could be higher, considering overtime pay)

Work hour: 8:45 〜 17:15 (Work hour is practically 7 hour 45 minutes)

Holiday: Every Saturday and Sunday, Year-end and New Year, all the national holidays and paid leaves (24 days)

Other leaves: Refresh leave, Childcare leave, Parental leave, and Nursing leave

Transportation cost is fully covered

Various social insurances are covered

The other conditions correspond with the company’s rule


*Please note that the position is only for those who are residing in Japan only*

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please apply here with the relevant Japanese and English CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application. 


First, the organization will be screening your resume and.  If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company.

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