Senior Software Platform Engineer, Kubernetes, ML Tools

Nihonbashi, Tokyo

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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ABOUT WOVEN PLANET GROUPWoven Planet Group (Woven Planet) represents a carefully curated blend of expertise and resources dedicated to bringing the vision of “Mobility to Love, Safety to Live” to life. Through innovations and investments in automated driving, robotics, smart cities, and more, we are transforming how humankind lives, works, and moves. We exist to design, build, and deliver secure, connected, and sustainable mobility solutions that benefit all people worldwide. Founded in 2018 as Toyota Research Institute - Advanced Development (TRI-AD), Woven Planet is composed of four complementary companies: Woven Planet Holdings, Woven Core, Woven Alpha, and Woven Capital.
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TEAMArene AI is on a mission to simplify vehicle software development and increase developer agility by creating tools and processes which enable novel uses of vehicles without compromising safety. Arene AI is a function that supports Arene, by building a new and exciting machine learning platform for all. As a member, you will have the opportunity to work with business partners, leadership and other passionate engineers, throughout Woven Planet, the Toyota Group and many vendors. We are agile using best practices in all developer disciplines to deliver the best in quality and value.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?We are looking for candidates who possess proven software engineering skills, a broad knowledge of software development techniques and practices with experience in creating and launching systems with the help of a team. The ideal candidate will be versatile, able to thrive in a dynamic environment. Comfortable managing competing priorities and are able to take action in ambiguous scenarios, who is passionate about creating highly scalable distributed services that expand the reach and functionality of our platform. This will require a strong partnership with other Arene teams, working across multiple products and features. The ability to influence and lead are essential for the role.


  • Collaborate with stakeholders to deliver a robust and scalable platform that supports our machine learning efforts
  • Drive improvements to our distributed architecture, design and develop new services and solutions, and build and track metrics to ensure the highest quality of development
  • Assist in facilitation and integration of system applications and platforms between companies
  • Mentor engineers in their growth, development through reviews and other practices


  • Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or related practical experience.
  • 5+ years of professional software development with 2+ years of experience contributing to architecture and design of new and current systems and an understanding of product management.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills, knowledge of data structures, algorithms, designing for performance, scalability, availability and security
  • Strong experience with event-driven, distributed and cloud architectures
  • Experience with CI/CD tools, test automation, build tools development
  • Strong experience in using Kubernetes in production
  • Strong experience with cloud environments and IaC (e.g. AWS, GCP, Terraform)
  • +2 years of experience using Go


  • Experience building large distributed applications with Go, Python and Typescript services, using a variety of databases. 
  • Experience with MLOps, DevOps or GitOps workflows, setting up automation infrastructure using modern tools
  • Familiarity with Kubeflow or Flyte
  • Experience in building ML pipeline
If you are currently located outside of Japan, don't worry, we'll set an interview over Google Hangout Meet or Skype.
WHAT WE OFFER・Competitive Salary - Based on skills and 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 the company・Japanese Social Security - all applicable (Health Insurance, Pension, Workers’ Comp, and Unemployment Insurance, Long-term care insurance)・Employee Benefits・In-house Training Program (software study/language study)

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[OUR COMMITMENT]・We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity.・We pledge that any information we receive from candidates will be used ONLY for the purpose of hiring assessment.
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