Data Architect and Analyst, IoT Services

Woven Planet

  • Full Time

Woven 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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The Toyota Woven City is a fully connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells to be built at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan. It is envisioned as a ‘living laboratory’ and ‘ever evolving,’ incorporating various types of cutting edge technologies. At the same time, it is also ‘human-centric,’ that is, it is expected to keep people safe and comfortable. 

Woven City’s R&D team will develop innovative products and services using technologies developed by Toyota Motor Corporation. 

Our mission is to: 
1.  Develop services and products for Woven City
2.  Expand capabilities through long-term R&D

Toyota Motor Corporation has been involved in a variety of technological development in the  robotics, energy, and automotive domains for a long time. Our team will leverage Toyota’s hardware expertise in these fields to create new value by developing software on top of this. 

Our team will develop innovative services that are essential to the city. As a first party developer, we will also build a foundation upon which third party partners can participate. Therefore, we are responsible for not just the applications but also the core software and capabilities.

Our team consists of many highly experienced members with international work experience. We strive to be open minded as we create a new culture with members from various backgrounds and nationalities. Our global team works closely with the Toyota Motor Corporation and the Toyota Research Institute in North America to develop our technologies and products.

We are seeking talented people to join us as we take on new challenges to create new products and services for the Toyota Woven City.

We are looking for an IoT data architect and analyst, who can analyze a variety of IoT data and generate value information for the services offered in the Toyota Woven City. IoT data is such as mobility, robot, facilities, wearable device, built-in sensors at home, smartphone, mobile application, web application, HEMS/BEMS/CEMS, home devices, human locators and so on.




  • Work closely with project owners and peer backend engineers to develop Woven City IoT service platform
  • Hypothesis creation, verification and benefit creation of services utilizing IoT Data obtained in Woven City
  • Selection of assets to be installed in Woven City
  • Design / implementation of data processing, data analysis
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and various service project owners to define the requirements



  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years software coding experience using machine learning
  • Skills of data design, cleansing, building model, performance evaluation from big data.
  • Business level proficiency in English and Japanese



  • Experience with design and implementation of IoT devices and communication protocols.
  • Experience of machine learning framework (scikit-learn, tensorflow, pytorch, keras)
  • Experience of service/product Dev/Ops as a data scientist.
  • Professional knowledge of cloud computing using AWS, GCP, etc.


    If you are currently located outside of Japan, don’t worry, we’ll set an interview over Google Hangout Meet or Skype.
    ・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)
    ・In-house Training Program (software study/language study)
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    ・We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity.
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