# 240 Image Processing Engineer at Drone Company

# 240 Image Processing Engineer at Drone Company


Publishing Date:2020/03/05
Tokyo | Permanent | ¥6 M - ¥10 M annually


Company information

This is a startup that provides industrial drone-based solutions and services. Its aim is to fully automate operations. They have a fully mobile drone system with automatic take-off and landing,  automatic charging, and automatic data link functions. It can be operated as a set-up drone system (drone port) in areas such as security monitoring and equipment inspection of large-scale sites. This eliminates the need for workers to go to the site each time, enabling efficient and safe work execution. In June 2019 it was selected for the J-Startup, a startup company development support program promoted by the  Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry. The company will continue developing its business in order to become a market leader in the growing drone or drone-related market.

[Company's main products and services]

1. A comprehensive platform that produces business automation by drones. This platform service has a variety of extended functions that are essential for business automation, such as integrated flight management, flight plan and performance data management, simultaneous flight with multiple aircraft, support for drones from various manufacturers, and connection to UTM.

2. A fully automatic operation drone system that enables automatic take-off and landing, automatic charging, and automatic transfer of shooting data.

3. This is a drone-specific communication system that allows real-time sharing of the video being shot between multiple sites and remote control of the camera.

*The clients are usually maintenance and security management departments of major business companies (electricity / oil / coal products / steel / transportation / construction / communications, etc.), local governments, police, fire departments.

[Technology environment]

Development languages: C++, Python,

Development environment: ROS, DJI SDK, Dronecode

Development PC: Mac, Ubuntu

Source code/issue management: GitLab, Backlog, GitHub

Chat tool: Slack

Information sharing: G Sutie

Job role:

You will be in charge of product/service development and operation in cooperation with other departments within the company and external partners.

The company is developing solutions that support various specific tasks such as inspection of photovoltaic power generation facilities and communication/power transmission tower inspection, which can identify abnormal points by image recognition and analysis using deep learning and create inspection result reports. .. You will work on various product/service development projects.


・Business Japanese level

Those who have product/service development skills using any of the following for 3 years or more:

・Skills related to OpenCV and OpenSfM

・Deep learning development skills using TensorFlow, PyTorch, etc.

Preferred requirements

・AR/VR/MR development experience

・Experience of robot engineer

・Web engineer experience

・Lead engineer or project leader in the operating company

・Practical experience in agile development (scrum development, etc.)


・Salary: 6 million ~ 10 million JPY

・Location: Tokyo

・Work Hour: Flextime (Core time: 11:00 - 16:00)

・Salary promotion: twice a year (January and July)