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NLP Engineer

Yaraku, Inc. Tokyo | Hybrid

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4.2 to 5.04 million JPY
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description

We are seeking a talented NLP Engineer to join our team. As an NLP Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the language-related features of our application. Working closely with our development team, you will apply cutting-edge NLP research to create practical, production-ready implementations.


  • Develop and enhance language-related features in our application using Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques.
  • Collaborate with the development team to integrate NLP solutions into our software products.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in NLP research and apply them to improve our application's functionality.
  • Extract actionable insights from research articles and academic journals, and translate them into practical applications.
  • Ensure the reliability, scalability, and performance of NLP components.



  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field or a minimum of 10 years of work experience (for Visa purposes).
  • Strong expertise in Deep Learning (DL) techniques and algorithms.
  • Proficiency in Python, including expertise with relevant libraries and frameworks such as Fairseq, PyTorch, SentencePiece, and Transformers.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with a strong attention to detail.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience working on NLP-driven applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply research articles and journals to create practical, production-ready implementations.
  • Knowledge of best practices and design patterns in software development.

About the Company

YarakuZen is a cloud-based translation management system. Our approach of combining human and machine translation can increase the efficiency of your translation work by 200% or more.


  • Visa sponsorship
  • Full employment under Japanese law, including National Health Insurance and Pension
  • Commute fee covered to ensure a hassle-free journey to the office
  • Remote work possible to accommodate a flexible work-life balance
  • No overtime, promoting a healthy work environment


  • We offer an annual salary ranging from 4.2 to 5.04 million JPY, commensurate with experience and qualifications.