Senior Architect

Job Type
8,000,000 JPY - 11,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


Are you interested in building the next generation of internet services that reach hundreds of millions of users across the globe every day? The tech division of a large Internet service company is hiring a Senior Architect. You will join a global team of experienced technologists who drive the technical foundation of the company's many services.

The Senior Architect will be responsible for the department's technology blueprints for distributed web services and hybrid production infrastructure.

【Main Responsibilities】
‐ Design and implement application architecture for core services
‐ Devise migration paths for migration from older to up-to-date architectures
‐ Apply formal software architecture evaluation methodologies to analyze solutions
‐ Promote new technologies via training and education
‐ Act as a layer of communication between managers, engineers and vendors, understanding the language and requirements of each side and providing solutions satisfying all stakeholders involved

【会社概要 | 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!
【就業時間 | Working Hours】
9:00 - 17:30(Mon - Fri)
【休日休暇 | Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays
【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】
Social insurance, Transportation Fee

Required Skills

‐ Software engineering experience
‐ Experience designing large scale web applications
‐ Experience with multiple programming languages and frameworks
‐ Knowledge of unix operating systems
‐ Understanding of web services foundations and protocols (HTTP, gRPC)

Preferred Skills

‐ Experience designing and implementing cloud architectures (either private, public or hybrid)
‐ Open source contributions
‐ Deep understanding of distributed systems including their theoretical foundations
‐ Experience with latest cryptography and authentication best practices
‐ Deep knowledge of at least one of TCP/IP, VoIP and HTTP protocols