If you enjoy working with the latest in technology and applying your skills to high-profile customer solutions, Atilika might be a good place for you.

Reasons to join

  • We offer employees a relaxed working environment, flexible hours, generous vacation plans.
  • Atilika offers company sponsored career and foreign language training.
  • All employees have a voice in the direction of the company and the kind of tasks they work on.
  • Learn about the latest advances in data science and natural language processing as part of you work.
  • Work with and on open source software.
  • Work on projects for high-profile companies that are industry leaders in telecommunications, online retailing, and publishing.

Job openings

We have the following positions open:

Intern Software Engineer

We are looking for a passionate programmer to join our engineering team in Tokyo, Japan or Oslo, Norway as an Intern Software Engineer.

Interns will get to participate in many activities, such as:

  • Helping build prototypes for new technology based on academic research.
  • Develop new functionality for our own products and technology.
  • Contributing to open source projects.
  • Contributing to customer consulting projects.

Internship period

We are flexible with regards to the internship period and we can accommodate internships for 2 to 12 months. The start date and duration will be mutually agreed on with the intern. We are open to both part-time and full-time internships.


We are offering an hourly salary of JPY 2,250. We also cover commuting expenses to our office.

Desired qualifications

  • Good overall programming skills with at least one of the following languages: Java, Python, or JavaScript.
  • Experience developing web applications, including familiarity with HTML, CSS, and popular tools like React or jQuery is a plus.
  • Prior experience in information retrieval or computational linguistics is a big plus.
  • Prior experience with popular tools such as Lucene, Solr, Elasticsearch or PostgreSQL is a plus.
  • Some level of proficiency in Japanese or keen interest is a big plus.
  • A Bachelor or Masters degree in computer science or other relevant field.


For applicants to our position in Tokyo, a visa will typically be required if you are non-resident of Japan. We can help on visa matters, but we can not promise to sponsor visas in all cases.


To apply, please send your resume and a short introduction to Please also indicate whether you would like to apply to the position in Tokyo or in Oslo. We look forwards to hearing from you!

Get in touch

We are always looking for talented engineers. Please do not hesitate to contact us for a friendly talk about opportunities.