Senior Software Engineer

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Engineering, Internet
  • Salary 8,000,000 - 1,400,000 JPY / Year With Bonus
  • English Level Business Level
  • Japanese Level Business Level
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Yes

Basic Qualifications:

  • Very good English skills (including the ability to read and write technical papers in English)
  • University degree in computer science or related field, advanced degree preferred
  • 3 years coding experience in C++, Java, Python and/or Scala, including working with version control systems, ticket systems and as part of a larger team
  • 1-2 years industry experience or significant open-source programming experience related to search technology, big-data processing (e.g. using Spark)
  • A firm understanding of basic programming principles, data structures, Linux, web technologies and relational databases

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Domain expertise in one or more of the following areas are highly welcome:
  • Experience using AWS, e.g. Dynamo DB
  • Knowledge and experience in large scale system design, distributed computing, system integration and setting up services
  • Information retrieval / search engine technology
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Knowledge of DevOps: operationalizing and deploying software and services with greater speed, agility, and flexibility.
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: 8,000,000円 – 14,000,000円 per year


  • Software Engineering: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Open source: 52 years (Preferred)
  • Recommendation System: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Java, Python, Scala: 3 years (Preferred)
  • NLP: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor’s (Required)


  • English (Required)
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  • Full Address 1-48-10 Higashi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo Sankyo Building 221

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