DevOps Engineer (3151)

Job Type
3,350 JPY per hour
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


One of the largest Internet service companies in Japan is expanding both domestically and globally.  They currently operate about 70 services. You will join a talented, multi-cultural team responsible for building and maintaining multiple mission-critical API services.
‐ Build, maintain, and continuously improve CI/CD pipeline to automate testing and releasing of mission-critical API based services
‐ Build “Infrastructure as Code” to easily deploy our services to multiple environments including private (on premise) cloud and public cloud services like Azure and Google Cloud Platform
‐ Continuously improve stability and performance of multiple environments including staging, QA, and stress test


【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!

Skillhouse has placed many candidates here, and we currently boast the highest number of contracts annually out of any vendor. Due to our great working relationship, the interview process is smooth and easy. Our account managers individually work with each candidate to make sure everyone is fully prepped and well-informed beforehand, so candidates feel confident during every step of the application process. We also offer advice and consultation on how to write successful and effective resumes in both Japanese and English. Skillhouse can even set up a company tour (depending on the situation).

【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, Skillhouse Benefit

Required Skills

‐ Experience working in or leading a DevOps teams
‐ Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and other containerized platform technologies
‐ Knowledge and implementation of DevOps best practices
‐ Experience configuring and building/deploying with CI tools such as Jenkins (preferred), Bamboo, or TeamCity
‐ Experience with “Infrastructure as Code” configuration management tools such as Ansible, Terraform, or Puppet
‐ Experience with at least one public Cloud platform such as Azure (preferred), Google Cloud, or AWS
‐ Experience implement monitoring, logging and alerting technologies such as Nagios, DataDog, NewRelic, ELK Stack, etc.

Preferred Skills

‐ Strong knowledge in at least 2 widely used programming and scripting languages such as Java, Python, C/C++, UNIX Shell Scripting or Ruby
‐ Familiarity with network security management, firewalls, VPN, VNet segregation, RBAC, load balancers, etc
‐ Experience building and maintaining mission-critical, production quality services at scale
‐ Experience working with databases such as MySQL, Cassandra, or PostgreSQL
‐ Experience working with caching technologies such as Redis or memcached
‐ Experience with multiple cloud platforms and technologies
‐ Exposure / domain knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) API gateways