Engineer at Messaging Application company

JLPT 2 or above (Engineer)
IT Venture



The company makes a messaging application with more than 200 million monthly active users across Japan and other Asian countries.

The company has expanded its service in amazing speed and is now targeting to capture global market in a few years’ time.

The company runs not only messaging application but also many other applications (more than 30 apps) including social games, music streaming services, taxi service etc…


In Japan, there are more than 1000 of employees working and out of that, 20-30% are foreign nationals. Their nationalities vary from Korea, China, England, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Tunisia, Bulgaria etc.…

Although the main language in the company is still Japanese and all the foreign employees use Japanese to communicate with other colleagues, one team uses English as a main language to communicate. The company is actively looking for talented employees; they provide Japanese language lessons.

There are several global offices: US, Europe and Asia. 


Job Description



▪Job Description:

Main job is to be involved in the application development as well as to work on improving existing messaging application. However, based on your interest/skillsets, you may be involved in creating social games, advertisement, and other entertainment related works.


There are several specific engineer’s positions as below:

1)   Development engineer: You would be involved in development of various services (messaging application, music, game etc.…). You will work on development as well as managing the applications, work on improvement (DevOps).


2)   Infrastructure engineer: The company runs infrastructure all over the world; some are the company’s own IDC. They plan, structure, and manage the infrastructure so that they can respond to immense volume/traffic from the users. You would be working on server, network, database as an infrastructure engineer and you would be involved in automation of managing system.


3)   Security engineer: In the company, since a great number of traffic is happening on a day to day basis, the company runs its own security team. The company does not rely on outside vendors to take care of this business but everything is handled by the internal security management team. You would be involved in planning, development and management of the security system in order to protect the safety of the service. You sometimes deal with incidents etc.…


▪Career path:

If you perform well in the job, you are expected to play the core work in the company and lead the core business strategy.



・Majored in Computer Science. Or if your major is not Computer Science, you have to have good solid experience of development of IT service etc.… on your own

・Passionate on IT

・Always willing to improve the skills of IT and try to gain latest information about IT technology by attending the conferences

・Expert in at least in one programming language

・Japanese level: business level Japanese *However, in case you are very exceptional in programming languages, the Japanese requirement can be lower.



・Annual salary: above 4,608,000 JPY (Bachelor holders), above 5,016,000 JPY (Master or above holders)

・Transportation cost would be fully covered

・You can choose the corporate benefit within 10,000 JPY

・Work hours: 10:00-18:30

・Holidays: Saturday, Sunday, national holiday, end of year and new year


 *Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only*

How to Apply


If you are interested in this position, please apply here wit the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application. 


First the organization will be screening your resume.  If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company. 



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