Backend Engineer

Location: Tokyo
Contract Type: Contract
Salary: ¥5000000 - ¥8000000 per annum
Sub Specialization: Programmer,
Contact: Brian James
Reference: JO-2102-456002
Brian James

Note: Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and with Valid Visa
[Company Description]
Japanese IT Company


  • Write production level, scalable code to deliver new business driving features for a mission critical cloud services such as API gateway
  • Analyze and understand user requirements to envision strong technical solutions
  • Write automated tests to ensure quality of code and prevent regressions
  • Develop and deploy using the CI/CD pipeline to quickly delivery high quality features
  • Fix bugs and work with QA team to deliver custom builds for debugging and stress testing
  • Work as part of an agile team to deliver complete end-to-end features and solutions


  • Who lives in Japan now and have working Visa
  • At least three years working in a team to develop and deliver applications
  • Strong core knowledge of at least one mainstream programming language such as Java, Lua, or Go
  • Hands on development experience using at least one mainstream framework, such as Spring
  • Experience writing and consuming RESTful APIs
  • Experience working with databases such as MySQL, Cassandra, or PostgreSQL
  • Experience with and ability to write automated tests
  • Hands on experience with source control management tools such as GIT
  • Conversational level English

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]

  • Hands on experience with JVM languages or Lua scripts
  • Hands on experience with Nginx, OpenResty, or Tomcat
  • Hands on experience with reactive frameworks such as Spring, or ReactiveX, or Micronaut
  • Hands on experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Hands on experience with CI tools such as Jenkins (preferred), Bamboo, or TeamCity
  • Exposure / domain knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) API gateways
  • Any Japanese language ability is a plus

[Employment Type]

[Work location]

[Working days]
Monday to Friday

[Work hours and any overtime hours]

3 Million yen ~ 8 Million yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

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