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Engineer Visa

Activities to engage in services which require technology and/or knowledge pertinent to physical science, engineering or other natural scientific fields based on a contract with a public or private organization in Japan.
If the applicant has passed a specific information technology exam or any qualification exams designated by the Ministry of Justice, educational background and job experiences are not required.

The designated examinations on information processing technology are as follows:


1: The following examinations among those which are listed in the left-hand column of the Table of the Ministerial Ordinance to Provide for Classification of the Information Technology Engineers Examination (Ministry of International Trade and Industry Ordinance, No. 47, 1997):

Systems Analyst Examination
Project Manager Examination
Application Systems Engineer Examination
Software Design & Development Engineer Examination
Network Systems Engineer Examination
Database Systems Engineer Examination
Systems Management Engineer Examination
Embedded Systems Development Engineer Examination
Information Security Engineer Examination
Information Systems Security Administrator Examination
Senior Systems Administrator Examination
Systems Auditor Examination
Fundamental Information Technology Engineer Examination


2: The following information technology engineers examinations which were implemented by the Minister of International Trade and Industry on or before October 15, 2000:

Class I Information Technology Engineer Examination
Class II Information Technology Engineer Examination
Systems Engineer Examination
Systems Auditor Examination
Online Systems Engineer Examination
Network Specialist Examination
Systems Operation Management Engineer Examination
Software Design & Production Engineer Examination
Database Specialist Examination
Microcomputer Application Systems Design Engineer Examination


3: The following information technology engineers examinations which were implemented by the Minister of International Trade and Industry on or before October 20, 1996:

Class I Information Technology Engineer Certificate Examination
Class II Information Technology Engineer Certificate Examination
Systems Analyst Examination
Systems Auditor Examination
Application Systems Design Engineer Examination
Project Manager Examination
Senior Systems Administrator Examination

4: Certified IT Project Manager (CITPM) certified by the Singapore Computer Society (SCS)

5: The following qualifications certified by the Human Resources Development Service of Korea:

Engineer Information Processing
Industrial Engineer Information Processing

6: The following examinations which were conducted by the Electronics Education Center of Information Industry Ministry, People's Republic of China on or before December 31, 2003:

System Analyst
Software Engineer
Programmer
6-2: The following examinations which are conducted by the Electronic Education Center of Information Industry Ministry, People's Republic of China:

System Analyst
Software Designer Engineer
Network Engineer
Database System Engineer
Programmer

7: The Fundamental Information Technology Engineers Examination which was conducted by the Japanese Information Technology Standards Examination - Philippines Foundation (JITSE Phil) on or before August 30, 2004

7-2: The Fundamental Information Technology Engineers Examination which is conducted by the Philippine National IT Standards Foundation (PhilNITS)

8: The following examinations which are conducted by the Vietnam Information Technology Examination and Training Support Center (VITEC):

Fundamental Information Technology Engineers Examination
Software Design and Development Engineers Examination

9: The Fundamental Information Technology Engineers Examination which is conducted by the Myanmar Computer Federation (MCF):
10: The following examinations which are conducted by the Institute for Information Industry (III):

Software Design and Development IT Expert Examination
Network Communication IT Expert Examination
Information System Security IT Expert Examination

11: The Fundamental Information Technology Professional Examination which is conducted by the Multimedia Technology Enhancement Operations Sdn Bhd (METEOR)

Supplementary Provisions
This notification shall come into force as from the date of promulgation.

Supplementary Provisions (Public Notice of the Ministry of Justice No. 495 of October 24, 2006)
This notification shall come into force as from the date (November 24, 2006) of enforcement of the provision stipulated in Article 1, item (i) of the supplementary provisions of the Law for Partial Revision of the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act (Law No. 43 of 2006).

(Note)
This is an unofficial translation. Only the original Japanese texts of laws and regulations have legal effect, and translations are to be used solely as reference material to aid in the understanding of Japanese laws and regulations.

And the important things for the company are under mentioned:

  • Business Stability
  • Business Profitability
  • Business Bontinuity
  • The applicant must receive no less remuneration than would a Japanese national for comparable work.

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Required Documents for application of Eligibility

  1. Application form
  2. 4cm(H) x 3cm(W) ID Picture *(The photo must be clear enough without background, must be taken within 6 months before the application procedure.)
  3. Return Envelope (Stamp 392 yen.)
  4. Certificate of matters entered in the registry and a copy of the profit and loss statement of the inviting organization.
  5. Material that clarifies the substance of the business of the inviting organization.
  6. Diploma or certificate pertaining to the period during which the foreign national majored in subjects pertaining to the activities, and a document certifying the foreign national's career.
  7. Document certifying the substance and period of the activities and the foreign national's position and remuneration.
  8. For other supporting documents recommended by Narita J, please contact us.

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Required Documents for Extension

  1. Application form
  2. Passport and Residence card
  3. Employee certificate
  4. Certificate of payment of residence tax
  5. For other supporting documents recommended by NARITA J, please contact us.

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