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Technical Consultant


Kobe, Japan

Type of Employment

Permanent, full-time

Application Deadline
February 28, 2020

In its 30 years of operation, NAPA has become a global leader in software, services and data analysis for the maritime industry; providing best in class data-led solutions for safety, efficiency and productivity in both ship design and operations. Headquartered in Finland, NAPA employs 180 people in the fields of naval architecture, shipping and information technology. Our offices in Japan, Korea, China, Romania, India, Singapore, the USA, Germany and Greece, as well as our extensive network of agents, help us maintain constant and close contact with our customers. NAPA software is used by shipyards, owners, designers, operators and charterers, classification societies, research institutes, authorities, consultancies and universities. NAPA has over 400 user organizations for design applications and more than 2,500 installations onboard.

For our office in Kobe, Japan we are seeking a Technical Consultant

We have a great career opportunity for an experienced Technical Consultant. Your main responsibility will be to support our shipping operation key customers and to develop our business. Your job will contain planning, executing, supporting various projects with customers and global colleagues. You will be working in the key account management team and also co-operating with our global sales, development, services and other teams.

What we expect from you

  • Skills and experience of engineering and/or IT
  • Work experience more than 2 years
  • Native level communication skill in Japanese (reading, writing, listening, speaking)
  • Practical level of communication skills in English

We offer

We are offering you interesting tasks in an international company, diverse opportunities to develop yourself and your professional skills, as well as the possibility to work with the latest technologies and with global customers and colleagues. We work using agile methods and modern cloud-based solutions. Our management model is self-organizing. This means you will have great flexibility; you can manage yourself and work independently. We trust you are responsible for your work and look forward to contributing to NAPA success as a team member and an individual. We also provide you a wide range of employee benefits.

How to apply

For more information about the position, please contact Naoki Mizutani at

Ready to get on board and join the NAPA crew? Please send your application and CV by the form below by 28 February 2020.

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