JOB DESCRIPTION

Frontend Engineer

Front End Engineer

About
About the company
The company established in 2017 aims to create a new lifestyle by utilizing both AI and brain science. They are developing a service that allows the early detection and prevention of dementia. Dementia is known as a currently incurable disease. Hence, the company wants to contribute in helping people find and detect the disease at the early stages and help prevent it using machine learning. They have an ongoing partnership with one of the largest research labs in Japan to gather thousands of brain images and are dedicated to developing new technology.
Corporate Culture
The company values communication between members. They want all employees to be close and open to board members so they can freely discuss and propose ideas. There are top-ranked medical researchers, designers, and a foreign engineer currently working in the company. Many of the employees also have Doctorate degrees with a high understanding of the conducted research and the development of cutting-edge technologies. Therefore, members can experience diversity and learn from fellow members with different backgrounds and expertise.

There are remote work and flex time systems in the company. They engage in a once-a-month meeting with the whole team. They also hold daily meetings to discuss daily tasks and weekly meetings to review what everyone has done during the week. In addition, employees are urged to participate in conferences and highly encouraged to write research papers and academic articles for publishing and submission to the academe.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
They are working with one of the largest research labs in Japan.
Other details
  • Flex time system
  • Values clearly defined
  • You can work from home
  • No dress code
  • Visa support
  • Flexible seating
JobDescription
The Company is currently looking for a Frontend Engineer who will contribute to the accomplishment of the company's mission to develop innovative technology that can impact many people's lives through detecting and preventing the development of dementia. As the company started to develop the service of dementia prevention platform, they would like to recruit an experienced frontend engineer who can develop the product easy to use for users utilizing UI/UX.

Key Responsibilities:
-Lead the development of frontend of the service
-Design frontend of the product that the results of R&D from AI team is implemented for general users and medical related users
-Define UI working with designers for medical institutions and endusers

Opportunities for Professional Growth:
-As the company is a startup, you can get involved in the team's decision making, and you would be able to create the environment which you are comfortable to develop
-You are able to gain the experience of implementing cutting edge R&D results into the service that general users and medial related users would use
-The work environment encourages engineers to actively voice up opinions for product development

Tech Environment:
Languages:Go, Python, Scala, JavaScript, Elm, Swift, Dart, Rust
Framework:Flask, Flutter, React, The Elm Architecture
Infrastructure/Middleware:GCP, Kubernetes, PostgreSQL
Development tools:GitHub, Slack, Clickup, CircleCI, Bitrise ※Mac Book Pro(13/15inch)、27inch

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
Requirements
Must
-Experience of frontend development (doesn't matter if it's in work for private)
-Understanding of the movement of the browsers
Japanese Level
  • Advanced
Better
-Basic understanding of computer science
-Experience of lead engineer in the team development
-Experience of development using altJS(Especially, Elm, TypeScript)
-Experience of development using cloud environment(Especially, GCP)
-Development of markup/stylesheet
-Experience of presentation outside (Event, Study session, Blog, etc.)
Type of people (Personality)
- People who have strong motivation for creating attractive UI・UX for users
- People who are interested in programming (Do programming during holidays as a hobby , like to read the specifications, etc.)
Conditions
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
4800000
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
12000000
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
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
  • Conference/event participation support
  • Free Coffee/Tea