Lead Web-Dev engineer

GK Pitanico

Job Overview

  • 採用企業タイプ 直接採用
  • 業種 インターネット
  • Salary ¥4m to 7m 日本円 /年 negotiable
  • 英語レベル 日常会話レベル
  • 日本語レベル 特に必要無し
  • 国内の応募者に限定? 国内在住応募者のみ
  • ビザスポンサーシップ 条件により更新可能

Job Overview

We are looking for a talented Lead Web-Dev engineer with strong work experience in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and REST APIs. English-speaking IT Services company with a Start-up project based in Tokyo but remote-work is expected.

Job Details

Our ideal Lead Web-Dev engineer:

  • Is a self-starter that thrives on interesting challenges
  • Puts the best solution first, not the shiniest technology
  • Embraces Agile development methodologies
  • Is a data-driven decision maker
  • Knows how to communicate effectively with non-technical employees
  • Is a considerate team player

The first goal is to produce a static version of the project website for presentation purposes by the end of August. The second stage is to make a MVP of the key parts of the application for demo purposes to potential investors. The third stage will be to add the extra features.

Trial period of 6 months will be as a contractor; once the trial is completed successfully and the project is successful then conversion to full employee status will happen. Once an employee, all usual benefits apply including visa sponsorship.

Start Date


Working Hours

  • Very flexible. Objectives are set, and we don’t care exactly when the work gets done so long as deadlines are met.
  • Part time or full time

Contract Period

Permanent Employment on Full- or Part-time (your choice)

Note: During the trial period (6 months), it is as a Contract Employee

Job Requirements


Our ideal Lead Web-Dev engineer must have:

  • English at a conversational level (TOEIC 475-730)
  • Ability to take a design from Photoshop/PDF and turn it into a website
  • Able to work from home
  • Japanese nationality or a work visa valid to work in Japan in this role for at least 6 months

Frontend Experience:

  • Experience building complex, scalable web apps and APIs
  • Strong HTML 5 experience
  • Strong CSS 3 experience
  • Strong client-side JavaScript experience
  • Experience using REST APIs from JavaScript
  • Experience with SPA

Backend Experience:

  • Strong Node.js experience

Good to have:

  • English at a business level or higher (TOEIC 730+)
  • Japanese at any level
  • TypeScript experience
  • Svelte experience

Other benefits

  • Transportation expenses if needed
  • Social insurance (pension, healthcare)*
  • Stock options*
  • Visa sponsorship possible*

* applies only to candidates who successfully reach full employee status


  • Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays
  • 20 days paid holiday per year*
  • maternity/paternity leave*

* applies only to candidates who successfully reach full employee status

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