# 134 Machine Learning Engineer for Construction Industry Solution Company*No Japanese OK


Pubsling date:2020/01/20
Location: Tokyo


Company information:

 This company is a comprehensive construction company with a wide variety of construction records. They deal with a wide variety of constructions,  including commercial and leisure facilities such as shopping malls; and cultural and sports facilities such as museums, aquariums, and gymnasiums.  They have a track record in Asian countries such as Thailand, Vietnam,  and Malaysia, as well as in the United States, Canada, and Latin  America.  Among construction companies whose main business is to build new buildings, the company is also focusing on protecting historic buildings. There have been four full-scale restorations of castle towers in Japan, and the company has been involved in the restoration of two of them.   

Job role

This project was established for the purpose of easy management of the company's construction, considering the large amount of projects all over the world. They have completed a new website, construction related. For the next step, they are developing machine learning function to scan images at construction sites. This function is expected to detect possibilities for accidents, and learn about all those accidents-related factors. The aim goal is to ensure safety of workers.

You will be expected to use ML, specifically create image recognition based solutions for the Construction Industry. 


■BS/MS in Computer Science, or similar technical degree, and 3+ years of work/research experience involving machine learning with a focus on image recognition.

■Strong knowledge of Python and the use of open-source tools such as TensorFlow and PyTorch.

■Proven experience applying image recognition models in real-world settings.

■Ability to think and explain ideas and designs logically.

Preferred Skills

■Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or related technical field.

■Experience embedding AI into web or mobile applications.

■Experience planning and gathering requirements from clients.

■Experience planning or proposing new projects or services.

■Experience managing websites or apps.

■Experience working in a startup.

Preferred Personalities

■Those who are curious, quick learners, and take initiative to achieve results in a fast-paced environment.

■Those who can empathize with the customers and the end-users to develop solutions for their problems.

■Those who can think independently and are a team player.

Language Requirement:

English: Fluent

* No Japanese Required


Employment Type: 6-month contract *It can be extended, depending on your performance and projects.

*The company accepts both full-time and part-time and can even support the visa for full-time.

Expected Salary: 420,000 - 550,000 JPY/monthly

Working Location: Tokyo