A search platform engineering group at a global internet service company is hiring a Platform Software Engineer (Java/DevOps).
The search platform team provides some of the most important touch points for our e-commerce customers. They strive to continuously improve the quality of their services and the richness of functionalities to provide the most amazing user experience.
The search platform team has a diverse portfolio of development activities. Based on your interest, you might also get the opportunity to work on: large scale distributed system
‐ Large scale data processing
‐ Core search engine development and information retrieval solutions data science
‐ Machine learning computational linguistics
As a core member of the team, you will be responsible for design, documentation, implementation and testing of their self-service search platform, including:
‐ API-based service configuration and deployment for automation design to scale to very large deployments (>1000 servers) provide end-user administrative console
‐ Contribute to the evolution of the architecture of the platform.
‐ Embrace emerging standards and technologies while promoting best practices
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).
‐ 3+ years hands-on experience in backend systems development and DevOps
‐ Java programming proficiency (or similar general purpose languages)
‐ Rich experience with Linux systems usage and troubleshooting
‐ Experience with Web API development