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Qosmo is a small team of passionate creatives based in the heart of Nakameguro, one of Tokyo’s most vibrant neighbourhoods, only a short distance away from the bustling centre of Shibuya. Our projects include both commercial projects for well-established Japanese and international clients, as well as purely artistic projects that have reached a global audience and have been part of events, festivals, and exhibitions worldwide.

With the motto of “Computational Creativity and Beyond,” Qosmo is exploring new possibilities of creativity and expression by making use of the latest technology including artificial intelligence in the process of creation, and is looking for people who share these values with us.

We are also flexible in designing our working style so that each member can proactively exercise their creativity in the best possible environment. We actively encourage our members to be involved in projects that lead to the improvement of their personal skills and branding.

Environment・Full remote work
・Super flextime system (no core time)
・No limit on the number of vacation days per year
・Japanese lesson expenses paid
・Individual research expenses paid
・Individual conference participation fee paid

We are always looking for talented and driven individuals to join our team. Besides technical skill, we highly value culture and are happy to discuss the working conditions such as remote work to find a solution that works best for everyone. Having experience in a relevant field is definitely a plus, but we are also open to students looking for an internship or experienced professionals wanting to explore a new career path.

Besides the available positions listed below, we also generally accept open applications. Some general skills that we are looking for are

  • Applications of AI technology
  • Audio / Language / Image processing using Deep Learning (Python, TensorFlow, keras, etc)
  • Experience in Media Art

Current open positions

  • Long-term Internship for AI × Music Project
OverviewCurrently, we are actively seeking long-term interns (3 months or more) who are interested in AI and music projects.
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Required experience/skills・Experience processing audio data
・Experience applying techniques based on machine learning on audio data
・Experience with one of the modern frameworks: PyTorch, TensorFlow, etc
・Able to communicate in English
Optional experience/skills・Recommender systems
・Data embedding and visualisation 

  • Web Engineer
OverviewYou will be responsible for web development for a wide range of creative projects, both domestic and international.
You will be able to select your own development environment, language, framework, and services, and proceed with development at your own discretion. Within a small, dedicated team, you can contribute to all aspects of the company with your own expertise.
Work・Front-end design and development of web services
・Maintenance of the websites after their release
・Scalable approaches of the project
・Output quality management and evaluation
・Contribution to creative projects (optional)
Required experience/skills・Modern Javascript development (React and/or Vue)
・Real-time rendering techniques and APIs (WebGL / Three.js, etc.)
・Good understanding of UX and UI design
・Fluent in Japanese and able to communicate in English
Optional experience/skills・Full-stack skills
・Machine learning / data processing skills
・Interest in Media art and/or other creative fields

  • Technical Director
OverviewStanding between clients, partners, and teams, you will be required to manage the schedule and quality of the entire project, from development policy planning to execution, and play an important mission as a translator between the needs of clients and the different languages of Qosmo’s unique creativity.
Work・System architecture design and technology selection based on requirements and specifications
・Development direction
・Scalable approaches of the project
・Project design, launch, and promotion according to client needs
・Visualization of status, task management, and regular reporting
・Design and facilitation of meetings and communications
・Requirement management
・Output quality management and evaluation
・Contribution to creative projects (optional)
Required experience/skills ・Fluent in Japanese and able to communicate in English
・Ability to connect and interact with clients, partners and Qosmo members from multiple perspectives
Optional experience/skills・Machine learning / data processing skills
・Interest in Media art and/or other creative fields

Work conditions, benefits, trial period, etc. will depend on experience.

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