Application guidelines

Qualifications for Application

Applicants must be:
1.Highly motivated to have an impact on society.
2.Currently enrolled in doctoral studies or postdoctoral research positions in computer science or other natural sciences.
3.Have mastery of programming (C++, Java, Python, R, etc.).

  • Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.
  • Starting Compensation

    As determined under company rules

  • Allowances

    Overtime Payment (Compensation package includes allowance for work performance of fixed hours.)
    Commutation allowance

  • Monthly Base Salary

    Annually revised

  • Bonus


  • Fixed Holidays and Annual/Special Leaves

    Saturdays&Sundays, National Holidays, New Years Holiday, Annual Leave, Congratulations or Condolence Leave, Child Sickness Leave, Family Care Leave, Special Leave for Comprehensive Medical Check-ups, Special Leave during and after Spouses' or Partners' childbirth, Maternity Leave, Childcare Leave, etc.

  • Insurance and Pensions

    Employee Health Insurance(Nomura Kenpo), Welfare Pension Insurance, Industrial Injury Insurance, Employment Insurance, etc.

  • Benefits

    【Policy】 Employee Stock Ownership Plan(ESOP), Asset Accumulation Saving (Zaikei) Plans, Childcare support, Family care support, Defined contribution pension plan, Retirement plan, Group term insurance plan, Medical services (Regular medical check-up, Comprehensive medical examination etc.), Corporate contract nursery facilities
    【Facility】 Accommodation facilities directly managed by Nomura (Japan and Hawaii), etc.

  • Working Hours


  • Talent Development Supports

    Induction Training, In-house Training, Financial support for the qualification of CMA, Study abroad program, Financial support available for self-improvement, including language and IT skills.

  • Workplace

    Head Office, Branch Office, Overseas Office, etc.

  • Web Site

Application period for 2022 has ended. Thank you for your interest and hope to see you next year.

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