Infrastructure Engineer

Job Title: Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shibuya-ku, Japan
Salary: 6000000 - 9000000
Reference: 9768
Contact Name: Dana Greenfield
Job Published: March 06, 2018 09:00

Job Description

You’ll be part of a highly collaborative team who can work closely together and help each other on different tasks. Together, you’ll provide the tools to fully utilize computing resources, enabling research to progress at a faster pace.

High-paced startup environment - we don't care about certificates or corporate accreditations, we only care about the ability of setting up infrastructure like GPU servers, VR/AR systems, databases and the ability to write code for them if needed.


  • Work with the Engineering Team to develop our back-end systems with large data sets
  • Design and manage infrastructure, cloud solutions and production services
  • Develop the interface layer between our infrastructure and higher-level components (robotic systems, machine learning libraries, visualization, etc.)
  • Integrate in-house solutions with 3rd party tools such as AWS and GCP
  • Report and present software development including status and results clearly and efficiently, verbally and in writing
  • Write and maintain documentation for the code you write


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in C++ or Go
  • Experience in at least one script language such as Lua, Python or JavaScript
  • Familiarity with software collaboration tools (git, Jira, etc.)
  • Experience with cloud computing (Amazon EC2, Google Compute Engine)
  • Experience with at least one (preferably more) orchestration/container/deployment tool such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, CoreOS


Plus points for any of these

  • Experience using machine learning platforms, tools and libraries (such as Tensorflow, Caffe, Chainer)
  • Experience using log and data processing pipelines (Logstash, Elasticsearch, etc.)
  • Large-scale database administration experience
  • Interest in machine learning and AI
  • Contributions to Open Source projects