Location: Tokyo, Japan
PlusOne builds interactive intelligent human hologram on Mixed Reality platforms to help enterprises train their employees to better interact their clients and business partners in different business context.
Internal Data Scientists work with frontend (VR) and backend (server / DB) engineering teams to develop a data pipeline for capture, transmission, and storage of rich HCI data from our first generation of Mixed Reality communication software. You should be comfortable leading technical design and implementation of this data pipeline which touches multiple technologies and programming languages such as the Unity Engine (C#), socket and REST-ful network protocols, and database input/retrieval. Ideal candidates enjoy day-to-day data science problem-solving mixed with high levels of technical communication with network, database, and AI / Machine Learning engineers.
3-4+ years of real-world engineering experience
Hands-on experience building and implementing predictive models
Strong English communication skills (Japanese or Chinese a plus)
Excellent organizational, communication, writing and interpersonal skills
Familiarity with a variety of technical tools for the manipulation of datasets
Up to 50% travel
Experience with machine learning techniques
Fluency with scripting (Python / R)
Experience with Hadoop and related Big Data technologies
Understanding DB architecture tradeoffs for Postgre, Mongo, Redis, Neo4g
"Even if a candidate isn't a perfect match, I would be happy to screen their resume/CV."