Site Reliability Engineer

Job Title: Site Reliability Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: 6000000 - 8000000
Reference: 10542
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 strong English and Japanese communication skills. 


  • Automate, code, and standardize operations, improving productivity for both developers and ops

  • Construct and operate the log collection / analysis platform for data analysis

  • Promote and establish conventions among different services for monitoring, provisioning, deployments, and development flows

  • Secure server side security and reduce the risk of failing to provide services on a sustainable basis

  • Reviewing architecture decisions for new services

  • Responding to incidents and supporting postmortems

Minimum Qualifications

  • Be able to interview in Japanese and be able to communicate either in Japanese or English fluently

  • Basic knowledge on network protocols such as TCP/IP, HTTP etc.

  • Experience developing web services using MySQL, Redis etc.

  • Middleware configuration / troubleshooting experience on Linux/Unix platform

  • Knowledge of application architectures such as: distributed systems, asynchronous processing, microservices

Preferred Qualifications

  • Work experience as a Site Reliability Engineer

  • Experience in software development and operation using one of Java, Kotlin, Scala, Ruby, Python, and Go

  • Operational experience of AWS

  • Understanding and operational experience using Infrastructure as Code

  • Experience of using container technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes, Amazon ECS

  • Hadoop ecosystem operation / troubleshooting experience

  • OSS publication or contribution experience