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Data Engineer, Machine Learning Development

Woven by Toyota Tokyo | Hybrid
EN: business
JP: business
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description

The Team

The Toyota Woven City is a fully connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells to be built at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. It is envisioned as a 'living laboratory' and 'ever evolving,' incorporating various types of cutting edge technologies. At the same time, it is also 'human-centric,' that is, it is expected to keep people safe and comfortable.

Woven City's R&D team will develop innovative products and services using technologies developed by Toyota Motor Corporation.

Our mission is to:

1. Develop services and products for Woven City

2. Expand capabilities through long-term R&D

Toyota Motor Corporation has been involved in a variety of technological development in the robotics, energy, and automotive domains for a long time. Our team will leverage Toyota's hardware expertise in these fields to create new value by developing software on top of this.

Our team will develop innovative services that are essential to the city. As a first party developer, we will also build a foundation upon which third party partners can participate. Therefore, we are responsible for not just the applications but also the core software and capabilities.

Our team consists of many highly experienced members with international work experience. We strive to be open minded as we create a new culture with members from various backgrounds and nationalities. Our global team works closely with the Toyota Motor Corporation and the Toyota Research Institute in North America to develop our technologies and products.

We are seeking talented people to join us as we take on new challenges to create new products and services for the Toyota Woven City.

Who Are We Looking For?

We're looking for software engineers who are passionate about creating AI-microservice platforms.

We will estimate human activities in Woven City to predict their future decisions and to promote behavior change. Our platform's will be available for inventors and accelerate their innovations. We can develop microservices (such as combined API) for mobility, energy management, healthcare, and other services in Woven City.

You will be responsible for driving the entire process of development and implementation, starting with defining the cross-functional specifications.


  • Lead design of microservices using machine learning for Woven City's service
  • Architect, build, and maintain microservices platform
  • Design, implement, and test high quality APIs
  • Exercise technical judgment in working with large, cross-functional teams


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years of production development experience in 2+ general programming languages (python/C++/Java/Go, etc.)
  • 3+ years software coding experience in machine learning (preprocess/integration test)
  • Strong experience in container tools (docker, kubernetes, etc.)
  • Strong experience in API design (REST, gRPC, OpenAPI Specification)
  • Business level proficiency in English and Japanese

Preferred Qualifications

  • High motivation for catching up with cutting edge technologies
  • Experience in modern software development tools (JIRA, GitHub, CI/CD tools, etc.)
  • Experience in cloud service (AWS, GCP, etc.)

If you are currently located outside of Japan we will set up an interview over Google Hangout Meet or Skype.

About the Company

Woven by Toyota is the mobility technology subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation. Our mission is to deliver safe, intelligent, human-centered mobility for all. Through our Arene mobility software platform, safety-first automated driving technology and Toyota Woven City — our test course for advanced mobility — we’re bringing greater freedom, safety and happiness to people and society.

Our unique global culture weaves modern Silicon Valley innovation and time-tested Japanese quality craftsmanship. We leverage these complementary strengths to amplify the capabilities of drivers, foster happiness, and elevate well-being.

What We Offer

  • Competitive Salary - Based on experience
  • Work Hours - Flexible working time with NO core-hours
  • Paid Holiday - 20 days per year (prorated)
  • Sick Leave - 6 days per year (prorated)
  • Holiday - Sat & Sun, Japanese National Holidays, and other days defined by our company
  • Japanese Social Security - all applicable (Health Insurance, Pension, Workers’ Comp, and Unemployment Insurance, Long-term care insurance)
  • In-house Training Program (software study/language study)

By submitting your application you agree to the following terms:

Our Commitment

  • We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity.
  • We pledge that any information we receive from you will be used ONLY for the purpose of hiring assessment.