Mobile Application Engineer at Leading Global Japanese Apparel Group *No Japanese is Required

iOS/Android Engineer

About the company
With the mission of changing the world through changing the conventional beliefs as well as clothing, the company provides truly good quality clothes that can provide values that none of the previous clothes had. The company is trying to share the joy of wearing quality clothes to people from all over the world.

The company has variety of brand portfolio and there are 8 clothing brands.
and one of their main brands is the one that the company is involved in all phases of clothing meaning planning (of clothes), manufacturing, logistics all the way up to actual selling in the shops.

The company aims to become the number one global brand by 2020, and they have been very aggressive in acquiring foreign clothing brands.
The company heavily utilizes big data and all the customers’ voices are immediately analyzed and put them into data to contribute to new product planning. They have been making a lot of innovation in the way that factory and manufacturing line works as well as logistics line so that they can deliver the clothes to the customers in very prompt manner.

Corporate profile:
Established back in 1960s
The number of employees are over 40,000
Corporate Culture
There are many talented employees from all over the world. There are variety of works/projects that you will be involved in and you have to be flexible and are very good at communicating with other people in order to be successful in the company. The company is very fair in promotion and reflect your performance in promotion as well as in bonus.
The company encourages people to aim high as the company still maintains entrepreneurial spirit. For the bonus/promotion, people who set higher goals will get good evaluation even if he/she did not necessarily achieve the set goals.
Global Aspects
  • Deal with global projects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • CEO/Executive is a foreigner
  • Many employees speak English
  • Joint company/office overseas
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
  • International sales
  • Market research overseas
Other details
  • Structured On-boarding after you join the team
  • Values clearly defined
  • Training opportunities
  • Clear career path
  • Japanese lessons for foreign employees
As a mobile application engineer, you will work closely with the company's business development, design, and engineering teams to build a world-class native application that re-defines the customers` shopping experience. You have a variety of opportunities developing the service not only for their customers but also for their store staffs to improve their daily operations.

Key Responsibilities:
-Design and implement applications considering user experience, performance, maintainability, cost, and up-to-date technologies.

-Develop and ship the in-house applications of their brands for their customers around the globe.
-Analyze users and make improvement plans with their business planners and UI/UX designers for the expansion of their business.
-Develop applications for the employees to improve business operations and customer support.
-Build an effective development environment utilizing common frameworks

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
• Over 3 years industry experience in iOS (Objective-C/Swift) or Android (Java/Kotlin) development.

• UI design and implementation based on iOS Human Interface Guideline / Material Design Guidelines.

• API and database design of mobile applications.

• Experience developing process with Git / GitHub.

• Basic knowledge of Web technologies (HTTP, HTML/CSS/JavaScript, etc.).

• Master or bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.
Japanese Level
  • None
Having 2 or more of the following expertise is a plus.

• Experience of cross platform development with Web technologies (e.g. React Native).

• Experience of Web site development with modern frameworks such as React, AngularJS, Vue.js, etc.

• Experience of A/B testing tool installation, analyzing user behavior.

• Experience of internationalization and localization for globalization.

• Experience of whole development process from planning to delivery to app stores, customer acquisition.

• Experience of establishment of development environment, standardization.
Type of people (Personality)
-Who is logical and humble.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Once a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
7:30 - 16:30
  • Yes
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Summer Holiday
  • Other special holiday
  • Golden Week
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
  • Worker’s Accident Compensation Insurance (労災保険)
  • Health Insurance (健康保険)
  • Unemployment Insurance (雇用保険)
  • Welfare Pension Insurance (厚生年金保険)