Naoko Kijimutas professional tennis career lasted from 1983 until 1994. During this time she won on the WTA Tour tournaments no. On ITF level, they brought in a single and a double two titles. In individual, the Japanese reached Rank 49 in single (1990 ) and rank 93 in the double (1991), their best finish in the women's world rankings. Her younger sister Naoko was also in professional tennis active.