Senior Software Engineering Manager

Job Type
Permanent
Salary
9,000,000 JPY ~ 14,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
None
English Level
Fluent (TOEIC 990)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo

Description

A Leading AI firm is looking for a Senior Engineering Manager to help create services powered by AI algorithms.

Successful candidates will join a highly skilled team, and should be able to help define, clarify, develop, test, and deploy high-quality backend solutions to various environments. This is a hands-on engineering management role (60% engineering & architecture + 40% management).

 

Responsibilities:

- Managing a team of software engineers who range from frontend, backend, and fullstack engineering

- Improving the productivity of the team

- Choosing alongside other stakeholders who is the right candidate for a particular project

- Taking the lead on architecture and delivering successful projects (I.e. a major feature)

- Guiding and mentoring other engineers in proper engineering practices through code review and pair programming (we code review 100% of PRs using GitHub)

- Defining backend architecture and implementation details of new features in cooperation with other team members including our machine learning teams

- Constantly improve and stay up to date (within reason) on new and safe technologies to use (we are a startup in a rapidly changing field)

 

【会社概要 | Company Details】
This venture company provides cutting-edge AI solutions to improve people's quality of work and life. This is a multi-cultural environment with team members from 19 different nationalities.
仕事・生活環境の向上のため、最先端のAIソリューションを提供するベンチャー企業です。チームは19の異なる国籍のメンバーで構成され、非常に国際的な環境です。

【就業時間 | Working Hours】
9:00 - 18:00(Mon - Fri)

【休日休暇 | Holidays】
完全週休2日制(土日祝休み)、年末年始、年次有給休暇、その他特別休暇など
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】

各種社会保険完備(厚生年金保険、健康保険、労災保険、雇用保険)、 屋内原則禁煙(屋外に喫煙所あり)、 通勤交通費支給等

Social insurance, Transportation Fee, No smoking indoors allowed (Designated smoking area), etc.

Required Skills

- Managing a team of backend/full stack engineers

- Demonstrated experience in leading a group of engineers and improving the productivity of the team

- Building and maintaining scalable, high-throughput message queue architectures

- Deep understanding of distributed systems

- Building B2B or B2C cloud systems using Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services, or Microsoft Azure

- Strong coding skills in Node.js (TypeScript / JavaScript), Python, or Go

- Automating testing and deployment of containerized applications

- Ability to lead the team through being goal-oriented and customer-focused

- Work alongside other stakeholders such as Project Management, Product Management and occasionally Sales