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Application Software Engineer - New Grad

Applied Intuition

Applied Intuition

Software Engineering
Tokyo, Japan
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024

About Applied Intuition

Applied Intuition is a Tier 1 vehicle software supplier that accelerates the adoption of safe and intelligent machines worldwide. Founded in 2017, Applied Intuition delivers the definitive ADAS/AD toolchain and a world-class vehicle platform to help customers shorten time to market, build industry-leading products, and create next-generation consumer experiences. 18 of the top 20 global automakers trust Applied Intuition’s solutions to drive the production of modern vehicles. Applied Intuition serves the automotive, trucking, construction, mining, agriculture, and defense industries and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA, with offices in Ann Arbor and Detroit, MI, Washington, D.C., Munich, Stockholm, Seoul, and Tokyo. Learn more at https://appliedintuition.com.

Please note that we are an in-office company, which means the expectation is that you would come in to your Applied Intuition office 5 days a week.

About the role

(We are hiring for new graduates with BS/MS degree)

We are looking for bright engineers interested in extending and adapting our products for Applied Intuition’s global customers. Our Application Software Engineers have a unique mix of software expertise, domain knowledge, and execution-driven mindset. Using these skills, our engineers work closely with autonomy developers to ensure that Applied Intuition’s products are providing maximum impact to advance customers' autonomy initiatives. This is an important role for the company, bringing together our product and engineering expertise and our customer-centric culture.

For an entry level position, the company will provide a full training program which includes a comprehensive onboarding schedule, on the job training, buddy assignment, and a visit to our headquarter office.

Check out what a typical day would look like as an Application Software Engineer here!

About Tokyo

Applied Intuition entered the Japan market in 2019. The company has rapidly grown and established strategic relationships with major Japanese automotive OEM customers. Based in Otemachi area, the Tokyo site consists of more than 25 employees who previously come from Google, Mobileye, Tier IV, Woven by Toyota and other renowned companies.

At Applied Intuition, you will:

  • Become experts in using Applied’s products to meet customer use cases
  • Manage and organize customer requests and feedback to
  • Collaborate with our sales teams and solution architects to gather requirements through detailed technical discussions and workshops
  • Develop, execute, and contribute to proof of concepts, demonstrations, and product-training for customers

We're looking for someone who has:

  • Experience with simulation or mechanical design software
  • Experience in interacting with end-customers as an application engineer or a developer during an internship
  • An acute attention to detail and an execution-focused mindset
  • Proficiency in debugging and working with Python/C++
  • Strong English and Japanese communication skills and focus on solving customer problems

Nice to have:

  • Prior background in application engineering for simulation products
  • Experience interning with automotive OEMs or suppliers
  • Prior experience in autonomous vehicle or robotics development domains
  • Experience with simulation software tooling
  • Interest in autonomy industry


  • Health Insurance
  • 401K Pension (確定拠出年金)
  • Lunch and dinner allowance
  • Fitness (600 USD) and learning stipends (1,000 USD) annually
  • English language support
  • Stock options
  • Commuting allowance
  • And more!

Don’t meet every single requirement? If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

Applicants will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in accordance with applicable federal and state law. Applicants should be aware that for external-facing roles that involve close contact with Company employees or other third parties on the Company's premises, accommodations that involve remaining unvaccinated against COVID-19 may not be deemed reasonable. The Company will engage in the interactive process on an individualized basis taking into account the particular position.

Applied Intuition is an equal opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor. Consequently, the parties agree that, as applicable, they will abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and that these laws are incorporated herein by reference. These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. These regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability. The parties also agree that, as applicable, they will abide by the requirements of Executive Order 13496 (29 CFR Part 471, Appendix A to Subpart A), relating to the notice of employee rights under federal labor laws.