JOB DESCRIPTION

Back-End Engineer at Leading Global Japanese Apparel Group *No Japanese is Required

Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer

About
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
JobDescription
We are building micro-services to support both store operations and e-commerce operations. Our micro-services are core parts of our business.

The Platform Engineering Team in Tokyo is looking for Back-End Engineers to help accelerating our development and to bring further innovation to our processes.

As a Back-End Engineer (Microservices) you will develop new micro-services and maintain existing ones. This includes understanding of the business requirements, designing the API, implementing the functionality, testing and eventually deploying the solution to production servers. You will also be part of a scrum team and actively practicing test driven development.

The Platform Engineering Team consists of both Japanese and foreigners, and we are a team of specialists striving to implement the best solutions for the given requirements. We are looking forward to expanding the team size in order to fulfill all our requirements.

What we can offer

• Work on challenging projects that have a high impact on Japan's biggest apparel company
• Choose your own technology stack and improve your skills
• Flexible working hours
• Flexible holidays
• Company discount on products

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
Requirements
Must
・3+ years of development experience
・Agile development experience
・English business level
・Major in computer science or related field
・Casual/open-minded
・Who can commit to the company for a long term.
Japanese Level
  • None
Better
-Who can use Japanese as business level
Type of people (Personality)
-Who is logical and humble.
Conditions
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
5800000
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
12000000
Salary promotion
Once a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
7:30 - 16:30
Flextime
  • Yes
Holidays
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
Insurances
  • 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)
Other benefits
  • Free snack
  • Free Coffee/Tea
Technology Stack

Languages:
・JavaScript/NodeJs
・Ruby
・Python
・Shell scripts

Development:
・Test Driven Development
・Git, Github
・Gulp
・Jenkins, PM2, cronjobs
・Scrum
・Jira

Infrastructure:
・Amazon Web Services
・Unix
・Redis/Memcached
・MongoDB
・ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana