Full Time

Software Engineer

Posted 1 month ago
Application ends: January 20, 2021
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Job Description

Company: Smartnews, Shibuya City, Japan.

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior, Lead
Role: Backend Developer, DevOps
Industry: Information Technology, Media, News

Remote details

Employer’s note: Remote-based work during pandemic, Online on-boarding fully supported
Visa Sponsorship: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes


amazon-web-service, kotlin, kubernetes, jvm, java

Required skill/experience

  • Advanced skill and experience in more than one programming language
  • Understanding of computer science
  • Possible to use Japanese or English as a fluent or native speaker.
  • Possible to work in Japan.

Preferred skill/experience

  • High programming skills in one of these languages: Java, Scala, Kotlin, Python, Ruby
  • Failure analysis and performance tuning in JVM operation
  • Development experience on AWS
  • Development and operation experience in high traffic web service
  • Configuration, development and operation of Microservice / Service Mesh architecture
  • Experience in SpringBoot, MySQL, PipelineDB, Elasticsearch, Hive, Hadoop, Spark, Docker, Kubernetes, Consul, Istio etc.

Benefits and Perks

  • SmartKitchen – Healthy organic lunch at our cafeteria
  • ChikyuCoffee – Delicious coffee provided by our baristas every day
  • Foreign language skill development support
  • Various social insurance benefits included