Front End Engineer

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Internet
  • Salary 6,000,000 yen - 9,000,000 yen JPY / Month negotiable
  • English Level Conversational Level
  • Japanese Level Business Level
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Description

About the company

Our platform a platform for creators to make their own professional profiles. Our development team uses English internally, so you don’t need to speak Japanese, but we do prefer candidates already based in Japan.

Our response to COVID-19

With COVID-19, we shifted to work most of the time remotely. We are going to review the policy to continue working remote partially, but until then we can work 100% remote.

About the position

As a front end developer, you’ll work on our main app that is built with React. You’ll help to plan and develop new features, review other people’s code, fix bugs, help in technological and business decisions, and support the internal team.

Currently we are building a feature to allow people to request projects and talk directly with creators. So expect to see integrations with chat tools, matching algorithms, form builders, and a payment gateway, to name a few.

Our technology stack is:

  • React for client applications
  • Ruby on Rails as a Back End API
  • PostgreSQL database
  • Heroku for hosting
  • Github for version control

For this position, you should have experience with a Single Page Application framework, and at least basic knowledge in developing apps with a similar stack to ours.


  • At least 3 years of JavaScript development experience for web applications
  • Experience in SPA development with React
  • Experience leading small development teams
  • Ability to design frontend architecture

Nice to have:

  • UI/UX design principles
  • Good understanding on coding best practices and design patterns
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed
  • SEO experience



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Company Information
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  • Full Address 1-48-10 Higashi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo Sankyo Building 221

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Contact Us

Tokyo Office
C/O Global Village Media
1-7-20-B2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
[email protected]