Service Backend Software Engineer

Job Title: Service Backend Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: 6000000 - 9000000
Reference: 10536
Contact Name: Dana Greenfield
Job Published: August 23, 2018 09:00

Job Description

Our Client is a Globally focused Tech company utilizing AI in their web and application services. Seeking experienced developers with English and Japanese communication skills. 


  • Design and implement core backend systems

  • Analyze and improve stability, efficiency, and scalability of various systems


Minimum Qualifications

  • Over 5 years of experience in backend development

  • Coding experience in Java, Kotlin, or Scala

  • Experience operating and maintaining a JVM-based application

  • Experience developing on top of a web framework (e.g. Spring Boot, Ruby on Rails, etc.)

  • Working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with AWS

  • Experience developing and operating a high-traffic web service

  • Good understanding of the JVM

  • Strong interest in news media and our mission


Benefits and Perks

  • Voluntary Trip - Working remotely twice a year

  • Healthy lunch on a daily basis for free

  • Free coffee provided by our Barista every day

  • Event space - Free use for any kind of meet up

  • Foreign language development support

  • Various social insurance benefits included

  • Full transportation coverage