CHOWA GIKEN | Machine Learning Engineer


Numerical AI Engineer

    Machine Learning Engineer|CHOWA GIKEN
    Machine Learning Engineer|CHOWA GIKEN
    Machine Learning Engineer|CHOWA GIKEN

Job Summary


3,600,0007,000,000 JPY
Japan, Tokyo
Remote(Anywhere in Japan)
Apply from Only Japan

Language requirements

English: Business
Japanese: Not required

Key skills

  • Python

Job Description

Job role

Machine Learning Engineer

Job description

About Chowa Giken:
We are a startup company born from a university laboratory on a mission to apply AI research into practical use to the good benefit of our society.
We challenge ourselves to be at the forefront of AI problems to keep on supporting our customers in various industries.

As an AI engineer for client projects, you will be responsible for the following tasks:
- Develop algorithms and services within a team of several people in collaboration with other engineers, using numerical deep learning, machine learning, mathematical optimization methods, etc., under the direction of the Tech Lead.
- Identification of issues faced by the client and consideration of technical solutions
- Technical research through international conferences, papers, etc.
- Data collection, customer data analysis and data visualization
- Compile report

Department Information
- You will be a member of the development team for numerical AI projects in the R&D Department and be responsible for development as a member of the team.
- There is a mentoring program at regular meetings led by university professors, where students can consult on their assigned projects and discuss their dissertations.
- As a venture company originating from Hokkaido University, we can make use of academia and cutting-edge knowledge.

Required skills and experiences

Basic qualifications

- Expertise in mathematical optimization, statistical analysis and numerical forecasting
- Advanced knowledge of AI technologies such as deep learning, machine learning, optimization algorithms, etc., and experience with these technologies
- Development experience in Python, R, C++, etc. (at least 2-3 years in one of these languages)

Preferred qualifications

- Experience in winning competitions such as Kaggle, SIGNATE, etc.
- Ph.D. student or those with equivalent knowledge
- Research in a research institute of a company
- Experience in international paper (IJCAI, AAAI, etc.) acceptance
- Experience in technical discussions such as requirement definition with external parties
- Experience in team development

Ideal applicants

- AI knowledge and academic insight
- Programming enthusiast

Development environment

- Machine learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, and Chainer
- Use of general-purpose solvers and modeling languages such as Google OR-Tools, Pulp, etc.
- Development in Python, R, C++, etc.
- Full remote, full-flex and shortened work hours allowed

Job Details

Employment typeFull-time
Minimum annual salary(JPY)3,600,000
Maximum annual salary(JPY)7,000,000
Salary descriptionThe above amount includes 25 hours of monthly deemed overtime pay.
LocationFull remote work permitted (regardless of where you live)

Head Office: 305 Hokudai Business Spring, 2-12-2 Kita 21 Nishi, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
Tokyo Office: ACN Nihonbashi Hamacho Building, 2-1-10 Nihonbashi Hamacho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Apply fromOnly Japan
Remote workRemote(Anywhere in Japan)
Working hoursFull flex-time system (no core time)
Prescribed working hours: 8 hours 00 minutes
Break: 60 minutes
Overtime: Yes (average overtime hours: 15 hours)
HolidaysAnnual holidays: 126 days
2days off per week (Saturdays, Sundays)
National holidays
Other (summer vacation, year-end and New Year vacations)
Paid vacations: 10 days after 6 months of employment
Employee benefits・Remote work available
・Remote work allowance paid
・Commuting allowance (actual expenses reimbursed)
・Shortened working hours (negotiable)
・Free dress code
・Childbirth and childcare support system
・Support for acquisition of qualifications and purchase of books
・Rules for handling employee inventions
・Car commuting and employee parking available (Sapporo Head Office only, reservation required)
・Referral recruitment support system
OthersTrial period: 3 months
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