Software Development Engineer

Job Type
7,500,000 JPY - 10,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
High Intermediate (JLPT Level 2)
English Level
High Intermediate (TOEIC 730)
Start Date


A famous global tech company known for their innovative business and web services, that pushes their own boundaries to deliver new, distinctive value to customers is looking for a software development engineer. Enjoy working for a firm known for their great employee benefits in a laid-back stylish office (with casual dress code).



‐ Help drive the architecture and technology choices that enable a world-class user experience

‐ Utilize various metrics sources to deliver rapid iterations of software features

‐ Solve difficult problems with elegant and practical code

‐ Raise the bar on quality, consistency, maintainability, efficiency, security and all the other things that make great software

‐ Help define engineering best practices and provide technical mentor-ship to other members of the engineering team

‐ Participate as an engineering leader in the larger group of companies

Required Skills

‐ BS in Computer Science, Math or Physics

‐ Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, etc.

‐ Relevant work experience in software development

‐ Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as Java (preferred), Objective C or C++

‐ Deep understanding of the Japanese culture (language can be intermediate level)


Preferred Skills

‐ Strong analytical thinker who knows how to pick the right tool for the job

‐ Knowledge of software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including Agile methodologies, coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

‐ Experience working in Unix/Linux environment

‐ Proven track record of building Android applications, iOS applications, and alike

‐ Experience developing dynamic web applications utilizing JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS, React, React Native and AJAX - including strong knowledge of web security models and writing safe JavaScript code