SRE (Manager) for Cloud-based Unauthorized Access Detection Service*No Japanese Required

Software engineer Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer

About the company
This company is a cyber security startup aiming to build a security infrastructure that supports ICT services. By providing a new approach to information security, they are promoting business with the goal of creating a secure Internet for everyone. Recently, their activity and business was featured by the Japanese government as well.

The company develops and sells cloud type unauthorized access detection service.

In addition to being elected as one of the NEXT unicorns 100 companies that Nikkei Shimbun conducted the survey, it has been adopted from among more than 500 entries in the open innovation contest "TOYOTA NEXT" sponsored by Toyota Motor, the future It is also valued as a venture that co-creates a secure IoT · mobility society.

This cloud type unauthorized access detection service is used by a wide range of customers as a new unauthorized access countermeasure tool.
In order to judge "likeliness" from the user's access environment, it detects the risk of unauthorized access and triggers additional certification only when there is a risk, so that a safe login without imposing extra load on the user they are creating an environment.

# Service features
By using machine learning, they aim to create a platform to analyze unauthorized access from all angles and provide a secure Internet environment for both business users and users.

# 1 Easier and cheaper cloud type security service
- The company offers security services as inexpensive as possible so that monthly active users can use not only major services of tens of millions of units but also services with a relatively small number of users. Moreover, it can be implemented easily, and you can use the service immediately. Maintenance and updates are unnecessary, so you can use it easily by eliminating the trouble of operation.

## 2 Real-time data analysis
Real-time data analysis detects hacker-like behavior. In addition, by using a large amount of data gathered from the customer base across industries and industries to improve detection logic, we will improve the accuracy of fraud detection.

# 3 Reliable introduction record
It has already been adopted by major telecommunications carriers, infrastructure operators, EC sites and settlement companies representing Japan, and they analyze 100 million login transactions (2017 results) per year.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
PR Aspects
The team members you will work are all foreigners.
The engineering team is developing a reliable real-time risk-based authentication engine that utilizes deep threat analysis to provide cyber security and valuable insights to clients. They believe everyone should have access to secure online financial services and they are looking for an SRE engineer to share this vision. Hence, your high-quality delivery is vital to their mission.

They are looking for an experienced engineer who is:
- interested in the latest cybersecurity challenges and solutions
- a team player
- fond of a flexible and challenging startup environment

Key Responsibilities:
- Develop scalable solutions leveraging automation and open source tooling
- Support of production infrastructure and services, including our cloud-based APIs, key-value datastore clusters, streaming and databases.
- Troubleshoot production and including application and network.
- Handle the implementation of system and services monitoring and analysis
- Eliminate repetitive tasks and toils
- Support Java application performance optimization
- Lead and oversee the implementations of new technologies and infrastructure practices
- Assist other members of the team

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-BS/MS in CS or Engineering or equivalent experience.
-Linux administration
-3-5 years production SaaS systems management and administration.
-Familiar with AWS services
-Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform, Cloudformation, etc.
-Experience with container and orchestration technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes etc.
-Experience with managing large scale deployments of In-memory caching using Redis, Memcached, etc.
-Respond to service emergencies.
-Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment pipelines
Japanese Level
  • None
*Japanese skills are not necessary, but it will be an advantage.
Type of people (Personality)
* Interested in big data analysis used in cybersecurity world.
* Interested in working in an English and Japanese speaking environment as a team member.
* Can adapt himself/herself to a challenging startup environment.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
10:00 - 19:00
  • 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)
*Free gym and spa provided
*Depending on your skills and experience, Japanese skills are not required

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