CAREERS

We are looking for passionate members to join our R&D team.

We have highly motivated and talented researchers tackling challenging issues throughout the Rakuten Group.
Our activities are widely spread across multiple research domains, resulting in a positive impact on various business fields worldwide. We are looking for passionate members to join our R&D team.
We also offer internship opportunities as a part of the Rakuten Internship Program.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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TOKYO

Researcher

FULL-TIME
We are looking for R&D members who are passionate and motivated to develop new technology solutions for expanding Rakuten's services. Successful candidates also demonstrate enthusiasm and possess a commendable work ethic, team spirit, and communication skills.

Data Scientist

FULL-TIME
We are looking for members who are passionate and motivated to develop new technology solutions for expanding Rakuten's services.

Technologist

FULL-TIME
We are looking for a research-based service developer and operator. Both capabilities are mandatory since we're looking to apply the Devops model.

Liaison Office R&D Project Manager

FULL-TIME
The R&D Project Manager will be in charge of leading and supporting research project through the Stage Gate process from opportunity discovery and validation to project delivery and result evaluation.
This challenging position will require the candidate to be able to successfully build bridges between 3 different worlds: Research, Engineering and Business.
* In some cases, the candidate could be asked to do a coding test during the interview process.

Liaison Office Staff

FULL-TIME
Rakuten Institute of Technology is the dedicated R&D organization within Rakuten Inc. The Institute is involved in research projects for services of the Rakuten Group. We are looking for a talented professional that can empower the research projects and accelerate innovation in the Group.
* In some cases, the candidate could be asked to do a coding test during the interview process.

Researcher [Entry Level]

FULL-TIME
We are looking for R&D members who are passionate and motivated to develop new technology solutions for expanding Rakuten's services. Successful candidates also demonstrate enthusiasm and possess a commendable work ethic, team spirit, and communication skills.

Data Scientist [Entry Level]

FULL-TIME
Our R&D organization creates a vision anticipating trends of the world centering on the Internet in the near future, provides critical insights and develops exciting, new business services by focusing on technologies R&D members have strong interest in.

Researcher (Computer Vision)

INTERNSHIP
As a research assistant, you will work on projects in small teams to bridge academic research to core or emerging businesses. As a key member of RIT, you will conduct research, design a prototype, test and deploy it as software solutions.

Researcher (Finance, Data Science and Machine Learning)

INTERNSHIP
We are looking for a passionate and motivated R&D member to develop new technology solutions for expanding Rakuten's service. Successful candidates will demonstrate enthusiasm and possess a commendable work ethic, team spirit, and communication skills.

NEW YORK

No Position

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Currently no position available

PARIS

Full-Stack Web/Mobile R&D Engineer

FULL-TIME
The position proposed focuses on the phases of prototype development and technology integration in final products. It requires an excellent technical efficiency from back-end to front-end, and a capacity to communicate with business teams.

SINGAPORE

Data Scientist

FULL-TIME
We are looking for researchers who are passionate about data and technology. As part of RIT, you will have an exciting opportunity to accelerate the growth of existing Rakuten businesses, and to drive innovation with long-term benefits for the company; while collaborating closely with research, engineering, and business teams globally.

BOSTON

PhD Research Scientist (Machine Learning)

FULL-TIME
RIT-Boston is calling for machine learning research scientists. As a research scientist, you will lead a research project to conduct research in a small team, collaborating on global projects in a friendly work environment. Some of the research projects can involve topic modeling, recommendation systems, deep learning, discriminative learning, structured predictions, belief propagation for dynamic networks, virtual assistants, parsing, machine translation, etc.

PhD Research Scientist (Natural Language Processing)

FULL-TIME
RIT-Boston is calling for NLP research scientists. As a research scientist, you will lead a research project to conduct research in a small team, collaborating on global projects in a friendly work environment.