CHOWA GIKEN | Machine Learning Engineer


AI / Computer vision 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, Hokkaido
Remote(Anywhere in Japan)
Apply from Only Japan

Language requirements

English: Business
Japanese: Not required

Key skills

  • Python
  • Computer Vision

Job Description

Job role

Machine Learning Engineer

Job description

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 development engineer for client projects in the AI research and development business, you will be responsible for the following tasks
・Develop algorithms and services within a team of several people using image-based deep learning, machine learning, etc., under a tech lead, in collaboration with other engineers.
・Identification of issues faced by the client and consideration of technical solutions
・Technical research through international conferences, papers, etc.
・Data collection and customer data analysis and data visualization

・You will join the development team of an image-based AI project in the R&D department and be in charge of 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 image processing and computer vision
・Experience in research and development using deep learning and machine learning
・Development experience in Python, R, C++, etc. (at least 2-3 years in one of these languages)

Preferred qualifications

・Experience winning competitions such as Kaggle, SIGNATE, etc.
・Currently working on a PhD program or have equivalent knowledge.
・Researchers in company laboratories
・Has been accepted for international publications (IJCAI, AAAI, etc.)
・Experience in technical meetings such as requirement definition with external parties
・Experience in team development

Ideal applicants

・Knowledge of AI and academic acumen
・Love of programming.

Development environment

・Machine learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, Chainer
・Python, R, C++, etc.
・Full remote, flextime, and shortened hours are OK and flexibly adjustable.

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.
LocationFully remote work is possible

Head Office: 305 Hokudai Business Spring, 2-12-2 Kita 21 Nishi, Kita-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
Tokyo Branch: 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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