Search Platform Engineer for one of the Japan's biggest E-Commerce Company

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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
The company has deployed several fashion brands and so on to several countries around the world, and in particular one of the brands' stores have about 2,000 stores in Japan and overseas.and the company continues to grow.
Usage of E-commerce has also increased sharply. The company expects that their E-commerce will be big portion of the business.
They believe that reinforcing the search function is a major factor for future e-commerce growth.
They are looking for new colleagues to further strengthen and speed up development.

Key Responsibilities:
-Work on challenging projects that have a high impact on Japan's biggest apparel company
-In-house development by using cutting age Technology and OSS.
-Will become one of the core member because of team expanding.
-Work on search relevancy and algorithm

Programming Languages Used:
Go lang

Development Tool Used:

Amazon Web Services
ElasticSearch, Kibana

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
It Skills

Cloud Platforms


Framework-Back end


Programming Languages-Data base related


・3+ years of development experience
・English business level
・Major in computer science or related field
・Experience in JavaScript/NodeJs, Go lang, JAVA, and Python
・Experience in using, Slack, Github, Jenkins and Jira
・Experince in Amazon Web Services, ElasticSearch, Kibana, Docker and Nginx
Japanese Level
  • None
Type of people (Personality)
・Who can take initiative
・Who would like to contribute to Japan's economy.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
7:30 - 16:30
  • Yes
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • 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)