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We are looking for talented individuals with a passion for sustainability.
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We are looking for people passionate about creating a more sustainable society via the use of technology. Learn more about our open positions.
Machine Learning Engineer
As Machine Learning engineer you are responsible for developing solutions to our customer's problems and help build more efficient and automated processes in a variety of industries. You are able to digest complicated problems and propose technical solutions with minimal complexity. At the same time, you are able to explain your work to a non-technical person in a clear and straightforward way.

You are proficient at writing code and have a systematic work ethic, keeping track of what experiments you have already done and what hypotheses need to be tested next. You believe in keeping code clean and tested, but are able to balance that with the needs of a constantly evolving research code base. Critically, you believe in extensive documentation, as especially in a remote-first organisation detailed technical information must be easily accessible to all team members.

While you might not necessarily have a background in academic machine learning research, you are passionate about keeping up to date with the latest research, and will take advantage of the experts in the team to fill in any gaps in understanding you might have. You are aware of the work across the entire organisation and are not afraid of proposing new ideas when you see a problem, even when the field is outside of your core expertise.

We are open to considering applications from a broad range of experience levels, from people who are just starting on their journey in Machine Learning, to experienced Researchers and Engineers with many years of experience who can take on whole projects independently.
Infrastructure and Systems Engineer
As Infrastructure and Systems Engineer you are responsible for developing the infrastructure for training, validating and serving machine learning models, as well as the tools used internally to develop state of the art machine learning models. You are able to understand the technical needs of the projects currently being developed, and integrate them with our company's long term roadmap.

You are proficient at writing code and have a systematic work ethic, keeping track of what experiments you have already done and what hypotheses need to be tested next. You believe in keeping code clean and tested, but are able to balance that with the needs of a constantly evolving research code base. Critically, you believe in extensive documentation, as especially in a remote-first organisation detailed technical information must be easily accessible to all team members.

While you are not an expert in machine learning, you are passionate about understanding the work of your colleagues and developing a basic understanding of the underpinnings of the field. You are also an educator at heart, and help others in the organisation develop high-quality standards for code development and maintenance. You are aware of the work across the entire organisation and are not afraid of proposing new ideas when you see a problem, even when the field is outside of your core expertise.
Project Manager
As Project Manager you are responsible for ensuring the success of our various consulting and development initiatives to enable sustainable, long-term growth at Recursive. You put in place structures that allow the company to grow quickly and ensure that we have the people and processes in place when we need them. At the same time, you ensure that communication with our clients flows smoothly and everyone is on the same page.

You are great at handling multiple tasks at the same time and have the knowledge and experience to also keep up to date with the business and financial aspects of each contract as part of your role. Your role is very hands-on as well as strategic, so while you are experienced in the latter you must still derive a lot of satisfaction from the former.

While you might not necessarily have a background in technology, you are passionate about growth and learning, and will take advantage of the experts in the team to become knowledgeable about AI and sustainability. You will work across the entire organisation, making sure both internal and external teams are communicating as much as necessary in spite of the remote nature of our team.
Project Sales
In the Project Sales role you are responsible for ensuring a constant stream of new consulting and development projects related to our company goals to enable sustainable, long-term growth at Recursive. While you might not necessarily have a background in technology, you are passionate about growth and learning, and will take advantage of the experts in the team to become knowledgeable about AI and sustainability.

As part of your role you will be able to:
  • Find new opportunities for AI-based SDGs and DX projects with enterprise customers
  • Idea generation (consulting) with our clients
  • Preparation of proposal materials together with the engineering team
Ideally your background involves:
  • Experience in project sales, as well as proposal writing
  • Native level of Japanese and general conversational English
  • Consulting experience
  • New business development experience
  • Entrepreneurship experience
  • English proficiency
  • Experience in engineering industry such as AI, IT, FinTech is a plus
We understand that not all talented individuals follow the same path, so even if you don't tick all the boxes, we strongly encourage you to apply if this role seems like a good fit for you.
We value empowering our team to never stop learning and take responsibility for their actions; to develop an ambitious spirit when it comes to their personal development and their standards for what work should and should not be done; to create a diverse culture respectful of different viewpoints; to maintain a healthy work-life balance and take time off when they need it.
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Recursive Inc.

Ebisu Business Tower 10F,
1-19-19 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0013, Japan
© 2020 Recursive Inc, All rights reserved.


Recursive Inc.

Ebisu Business Tower 10F,
1-19-19 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0013, Japan