AI Solution Delivery (Project Manager) *AI-OCR and Natural Language Processing Domain

Job Summary

  • 5,000,000 - 12,000,000(JPY / year)
  • Japan, Tokyo
  • Remote(Anywhere in Japan)
  • Apply from Anywhere
Language Requirements
  • English: Business
  • Japanese: Conversational
Key skills
  • Python
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Job Description

Job Role

Product Manager

Job Description

Background of recruitment: “A world full of creativity, where everyone can try to envision a new future, with AI.” The world is evolving at an astounding rate today—the speed of this change will continue to increase at an even faster pace in the future. In such a world, people will be able to live more creatively through technological development. AI will expand the small world around us into a larger world, leading to a "new future" where everyone can live more creatively. This is the very next world we are looking forward to. Therefore, the 10 or 20 years into the future that we are looking at now will quickly become a thing of the past, and our goals will be constantly renewed in the future. In this, Cinnamon will support the realization of a world in which everyone can have far greater dreams than they do now, while accompanying the paradigm shift created by the coexistence of humans and AI, as a leading role. What we shoot for is to create a world where people can realize what they want to do one after another, in other words, a world full of creativity. We are looking for a project manager in the area of AI-OCR and natural language processing to expand the potential of AI and create the No. 1 AI company globally. Job Duties and Responsibilities: Communicate with clients, partner companies, and overseas AI researchers to manage the overall process of developing AI solutions using our proprietary AI models, including drafting requirement definitions, documenting product specifications, and quality control. We ask that you work closely with foreign AI researchers and system engineers to assure the quality of the project. Your duties will include the following: ・As a pre-sales, to prepare proposals, quotations, and consultation of the implementation of AI. ・Project planning, progress management, risk management, and quality control ・Report on project progress, AI accuracy, negotiation, and coordination with clients. ・Manage the overall project together with the PM in Vietnam. ・Define requirements based on customer interviews and quality assurance of AI systems developed by engineers in Vietnam and Taiwan.


Our Comany: With offices in Japan, Vietnam, and Taiwan, the company develops products and provides consulting services related to artificial intelligence (AI) utilizing machine learning and deep learning on a global scale. By providing systems equipped with AI, we aim to realize a new work style in which people can focus on creative work while eliminating wasteful tasks that occur on a daily basis. ■“A Mechanism for Recruiting Talented Artificial Intelligence Engineers.” In Vietnam, where the Artificial Intelligence Lab is located, we were ranked in the top 10 of the "2019 Best IT Companies" as a preferred place to work. We have succeeded in acquiring a group of brainy people with overwhelming technical skills who are graduates of Vietnam's top universities, Hanoi National University and Hanoi University of Technology. We have 60 AI engineers alone, and have a system to hire 30-50 AI engineers every year. ■“AI product development on a global scale." Product development using AI technology is still in its infancy, even globally. Although, we have adopted a product life cycle strategy that makes the most of the characteristics of each country's business customs, business practices, and markets around the world. In Japan, we are improving the accuracy of character recognition for documents containing a mixture of hiragana, katakana, kanji, and English, which are said to be highly challenging, as well as discovering and marketing customer needs. ■“Hirano, a representative of serial entrepreneurs." University of Tokyo, she has been engaged in research on recommendation engines, complex networks, and clustering. In 2005 and 2006, she was selected twice for the IPA Exploratory Software Creation Project, and founded Naked Technology Inc. while still in school. In 2011, she sold the company to Mixi, Inc. after developing and operating middleware that enables the development of applications for iOS, Android, and mobile phones. Position: ・Involved in implementing AI solutions and product development using leading edge AI. ・Work in a global environment. ・Meet diverse challenges in a growing organization.

Required skills & Experience

Basic qualifications

・Experience in a series of software development processes from requirements definition to development and testing of web-based business applications. ・Experience negotiating with clients and managing members as a PM or team leader.

Preferred qualifications

*Any one of the below is desirable. ・Machine learning expertise ・Experience implementing cloud-based systems ・Experience in business consulting ・Business-level English

Ideal applicants

・Overwhelming sense of ownership ・Those who share Cinnamon's mission and are attracted to Cinnamon's business activities. ・Be able to work with a sense of ownership of the parties involved and continue to work hard to see things through to the end. ・Those who have a strong spirit of challenge and are ready for new challenges in unexplored areas. ・Be bright, energetic, have good communication skills and ambition.

Job Details

Employment type
Minimum and maximum annual income(JPY)
5,000,000 - 12,000,000 (JPY)
Salary details
Estimated annual salary: 5-12 million yen *Determined based on experience and ability (45 hours of fixed overtime allowance *Additional payment in excess of this amount will be made)
Japan, Tokyo
Apply from
Remote work
Remote(Anywhere in Japan)
Working hours
Flexible working hours (core working hours: 11:00am - 4:00pm)
- Basic working hours: 9:00am - 6:00pm (8 regular working hours with a 60-minute break)
- 2 days off per week (Saturday and Sunday)
- National holidays
- Annual paid leave (3 days upon joining the company, 10 days after 6 months of service)
- Maternity leave before and after childbirth, childcare leave (as required by law)
- Other leave: congratulation or condolence leave, year-end and New Year's vacations, etc.
*Annual holidays: 122 days
Employee benefits
- Commuting and transportation expenses paid (up to 30,000 yen per month)
- Various types of social insurance
- IT Software Health Insurance Association
*Other new systems are under consideration as needed.
Selection flow
(Casual interview) → Document screening → Interview (2~3 times) → Final interview → Offer/offer interview

*Depending on the application process and your circumstances, a casual interview or document check may commence.
*The number of interviews will vary according to your situation.
Trial period: 6 months after employment (same conditions as the main employment)
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