JavaScript Developer for Company Developing New Fitness App

Front End Engineer

About the company
This promising AI company was founded in 2017 and successfully achieved fundraising in 2018. The founder is an experienced entrepreneur, having started a HR tech company in Shanghai, China. He was also heavily involved in launching a big e-commerce business in Japan. He saw the potential and opportunity in launching a business model that combines internet services together with artificial intelligence and robotics.

Their mission and vision revolves around creating a society where humans and robots/technologies can coexist. They strongly believe that AI robots can improve not only the quality of people’s lives, but more importantly help bring out their full potential.

The company is currently creating fitness application using image recognition and AI for personal work out training. When you exercise, the camera of app will catch the motion and detect if exercising is done correctly.
Corporate Culture
The Innovative AI company is still new and the structure of the organization is flat. They currently thrive on creative freedom, technical expertise and teamwork. There are a lot of room for aspiring members to flourish and take their careers to the next level in this promising start-up. The members mainly speak English and they are open to talents who share their passion and believe in their mission and vision.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Many employees speak English
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
In 2018, the company was able to gather 10,000,000 yen as added funding to their business model and they will be having another one later this year. This large funding just goes to show that a lot of investors and backers see the potential and opportunity in the projects the company is creating and constantly developing.
The company is developing a fitness application that can detect movements and give instant advice by reading your body movements. The technology aims to increase the efficiency of your work-outs, with the user getting all the benefits of having their own personal fitness trainer!

Key Responsibilities:
-Developing and creating the application
-Developing and designing new features
-Optimizing the application for maximum speed and scalability

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-Experience working with JS and JS Frameworks (Angular, React, Vue) and preferably Vue.
-Advanced HTML
-Extensive experience is not a must at all but the candidate should have worked in startups before
-Knowledge of NodeJS concepts and being able to use the command line tool to handle node packages
-English proficiency
Japanese Level
  • None
-Passion for problem solving tasks
-Knowledge of functional programming
Type of people (Personality)
-Risk Takers
-People who are action oriented
-People who thrive in a startup atmosphere
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
  • No
  • 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)

Fernandes Nyowani

Consultant & Digital Strategist

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