Information about mid-career hiring

We are currently looking for IT engineers.
For details, please contact us by clicking the Entry button.


Job position IT engineer
Contract Type Full-time
Work description System development and the provision of infrastructure services according to the needs of each subsidiary of the Bridgestone Group inside and outside of Japan, as well activities to promote IT with an eye toward the future.
Number of people accepted About 10 people
Documents to submit Resume and curriculum vitae
Salary Negotiable
Benefits Overtime allowance, family allowance, housing allowance, commuting allowance, etc.
Pay raise Once yearly (April)
Bonuses Twice yearly (June and December)
Holiday and leave A five-day workweek with two days off (Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays. Work on Saturdays several times a year.) Annual holidays: 120 days (including New Year’s holidays and summer holidays), annual paid leave, special leave for weddings and funerals, maternity leave, childcare leave, family support leave, nursing care leave, caregiving leave, refreshment leave, volunteer leave, etc.
Insurance Medical insurance, employee pension, unemployment insurance, and workers' accident compensation insurance are offered.
Work hours 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (base hours), Standard work hours: 7.5 hours
Flexible work hours, reduced work hours, teleworking, summertime and other
Work location Head office (Kodaira, Tokyo)
Kyushu Branch: Kurume, Fukuoka
Contact person for recruitment Bridgestone Ogawa Station Bldg.,
1-22-12 Ogawa Higashi-cho, Kodaira, Tokyo
Bridgestone Software Co., Ltd.,
Human Resources Development Section, Planning Management Department
For inquiries Career Personnel Recruitment,Bridgestone Software Co., Ltd.,

Tel: +81-42-342-6345


Screening process

  • 01Submit by clicking the Entry button.Input the inquiry form. Our recruiter will contact you after confirmation.
  • 02Aptitude testAn aptitude test will be conducted online. Applicants will receive information on how to take the test with a letter of acceptance or rejection.
  • 03Individual
    interview(Will be held twice)
    Applicants will have an individual interview with two interviewers.
  • 04Informal job offerApplicants will receive an informal job offer in a letter of acceptance. After that, written consent must be submitted.

Frequently asked questions

Is there training for employees who joined the company in the category of mid-career hire?

While the post-employment training structure takes the form of OJT through actual operations, employees will receive training for three days to learn about the overall condition of the company, organization, and systems at the time of entering the company.

What is the percentage of mid-career hires among employees?

There are employees of various ages who joined the company in the category of mid-career hire. The percentage of mid-career hiring is about 44%.

Can you make any special arrangements for the date of joining the company?

We will do our best to accommodate your request for the date of joining the company after a hiring decision is made. However, we may not be able to accommodate requests if the job opening must be filled immediately.

Are there dormitories for single employees or corporate housing?

The company rents properties in the vicinity to offer as a dormitory for single employees. The rent amount is about JPY 12,000 monthly. Although we do not offer corporate housing, housing allowances are offered to eligible employees.
*The residents of dormitories for single employees must meet certain conditions.

Are there sports and hobby clubs?

The company has several sports and hobby clubs where employees can interact regardless of department and age.
[Official club activities] Tennis, basketball, golf, running, soccer, baseball, walking, fishing, horse riding, etc.

Are there support systems to allow employees to keep a good balance between work and raising children?

Bridgestone Software proactively supports employees in balancing work and raising children.
For example, employees can take maternity leave and use reduced working hours until their child reaches the age of starting junior high school. There are also kindergartens for the employees of the Bridgestone Group in the vicinity of the company. In addition, teleworking has been also utilized as a new initiative to encourage a more flexible workstyle from wherever you are.

As a company, how is CSR addressed?

Please check the following section to find a summary of our CSR activities.
Clickhere to learn about CSR.