Front-End Engineer at a Major Construction Company (Freelance)

Front End Engineer

About the company
The company was established in April 2013, and its head office is located in Tokyo. Two construction companies, both dating back to the 1800s, merged together to work and rebuild a new and improved corporation. This led to a more sustainable growing company that had a very strong market share in the construction industry. The company operates mainly on three segments: the civil engineering segment, construction segment, and group segment which engages in sales and leasing of construction materials, construction of civil engineering work and construction work. They also offer related research and survey services. The company operates within Asia and has branches in North America.

The company has 3 main philosophy:
1.) Contribute to enhancing society through the construction business
2.) Pursue customer satisfaction through passion and innovative technology
3.) Better the future by creating new values

The company aims to continuously achieve growth through innovation while maintaining high standards of safety and quality.
Corporate Culture
They are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at the company. They do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.
Global Aspects
  • Deal with global projects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Many employees speak English
PR Aspects
The company, which boasts of having ¥17,006, 123, 275 as of March 2019, is available in the Tokyo stock market. The 2 companies that merge have a very rich history in the construction business which adds to the popularity and market awareness of the brand. Their branches across Asia and North America continuously generates popularity and following across the construction industry.
A Major construction company is trying to develop a website or platform to monitor and manage their projects. They are looking for a Freelance Front-End Engineer who will be mainly responsible for implementing visual and interactive elements that users engage with throughout their website and when they are using the application.

Contract Term: 6-8 Months

Key Responsibilities:
-Design, develop and launch new features.
-Ensure that the UI/UX is incorporated without any problems
-Optimize the application to reach maximum scalability
-Collaborate with other team members to ensure smooth operation

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-Strong expertise in HTML, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript Framework and APIs.
- Expertise in Python based web framework (Django).
- Expertise in modern JavaScript ecosystems for data visualizations.
- Experience in working on Google Cloud or AWS for management and deployment of
web applications.
Japanese Level
  • None
- 3+ years of experience in working in relevant area.
- 2+ years of experience in web development.
- 1+ years of experience in working in Google Cloud or AWS servers.
-Previous experience with Google Cloud or AWS.
Type of people (Personality)
-People who are patient enough to understand the needs of the users
-Motivated people who will be able to produce quality output
-People with good communication skills
Salary promotion
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
  • Yes
  • Saturday
  • 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)
*Sometimes, the remote work is allowed like twice or three times a week.
*The salary is around 450,000 monthly, depending on your skills and experience.