Web Application Engineer (PHP)

Job Type
6,000,000 JPY - 9,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
English Level
Fluent (TOEIC 990)
Start Date


A large IT firm is hiring a PHP web application engineer. They are developing platforms for their site's purchaser review contents. This platform supports the items on their EC site, making them more attractive to buyers, and helping buyers find the most suitable items.

They are recruiting engineers who will work together to make their platform more scalable and attractive by creating new features, improving performance, upgrading architecture and maintaining.

Though working in this position, you can have the opportunity to create a career path as a specialist, or become a project or team manager in the future.  

【Examples of Tasks】
‐Visualize and analyze massive data using Splunk
‐Check the new framework, library, and middleware of PHP or Javascript to introduce it
‐Verify the effect of improving UI/UX for user or client using A/B testing
‐Introduce scalable architecture which is using container orchestration

【Team Characteristics】
‐They are a diverse team with members of various nationalities and languages
‐They develop and maintain the entire service
‐ In addition to specific projects, engineers also introduce Docker or Splunk, and automate testing with a bottom-up approach in order to improve the system and increase their own skills

‐High quality in each phase of "Designing - Development - Release"
‐Suggest and proceed to improve the service, system and develop a process from an engineer's perspective
‐Monitor the service with ownership, prevent errors/trouble in advance, and deal with trouble that occurs
‐Cooperate with team members

【Company Details】
Our client is a large global Internet service company that has enjoyed sustained growth as they continue to expand their business in various new areas and industries. This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse and international environment in Japan. Our client actively strives to be an equal opportunity employer, and they have many female and foreign nationals in upper management positions. Their brand has also gained global recognition as they sponsor some of the world's most famous sports teams. Our client prides themselves in providing a comfortable working environment for their employees. Engineers are welcome to choose their own setup (Windows/Mac, etc.); whatever makes them comfortable! Free meals are also provided at the company cafeteria. Their chefs work to create exciting new menus and dishes, so employees never get tired of the food!
【Working Hours】
9:00 - 17:30(Mon - Fri)
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays
【Services / Benefits】
Social insurance, Transportation Fee, etc.

Required Skills

‐Development experience using PHP
‐Development experience using Laravel, CakePHP, or other PHP Frameworks
‐Source code review
‐Unit/integration test
‐Development experience using RDBMS
‐Development experience using Javascript
‐Source code management using git - for operation, construction, improvement
‐Service maintenance

Preferred Skills

‐Experience using MySQL
‐Experience using Redis
‐Operation monitoring tool (Kibana, Splunk) - for operation, construction, improvement
‐Deployment tool (Jenkins, Capistrano) - for operation, construction, improvement