Product Development Engineer for a system operation automation startup

Full stack engineer

About the company
This company has been developing an automation platform in order to reduce human errors and improve operational efficiency. The company hopes to realize a world where people can eliminate the wasted time and psychological stress involved in system operations and can instead concentrate on system improvement and request maintenance work that can provide added value.
The company has been developing both cloud service and software service, and in particular, their software service is characterized by its ability to individually customize and develop according to the customer's existing operation flow. As a result, their products have been utilized by over 60 large companies.
Corporate Culture
The company introduced a team system so that all members can easily exchange their own opinions, creating a culture in which members help each other. In addition, the work environment is flexible, since they introduced flextime system and remote work system. Members can choose PC and can also do a side job if the company gives permission.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
PR Aspects
Most companies that are developing automation services for system operations in Japan are large companies, and there are no other startups. Therefore, this company has the potential to further increase their presence by expanding their services to startups, medium-sized companies, and overseas.
Other details
  • Flex time system
  • You can work from home
This company is looking for a product development engineer to lead the development of their product series.
This position involves developing new services and improving existing applications, and also has the initiative to develop services based on customer's needs.
Since the product development team still only has a few people, you can gain experience in a wide range of fields. In addition, you can participate in the process of accelerating service provision and the development of organization structure as a development leader engineer.

Key responsibilities:
-Lead cloud service application development
-Plan and design services
-Manage engineer team

Development environment:
-Language: Go, TypeScript, JavaScript
-Framework: Vue.js
-Version control: GitHub
-Project management: Trello, GitHub
-CI: GitHub Actions
-CD: Kubernetes
-Operating environment: Azure
-Communication: Slack

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-Experience in upstream processes such as requirement definition and design for product development.
-Knowledge of front-end, back-end, infrastructure, and operation in system development (regardless of language).
-Development experience on Linux.
Japanese Level
  • Advanced
*Better to have experience with at least one of the following.

-Development experience using cloud infrastructure such as Azure or AWS.
-Experience using container technology such as Docker.
-Development experience in Go language.
-Development experience with JavaScript and TypeScript.
-Development experience using frameworks such as Vue.js.
-Web service development experience.
-Contribution to OSS.
Type of people (Personality)
-People who can get excited by talking about editors and programming languages.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Twice a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • up to 20,000JPY
  • Yes
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Summer 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)
Other benefits
  • You can choose your own PC type
  • Free Coffee/Tea
-Flex time system (No core time).
-Remote work system
※There is the case to visit customers and work in the office due to company request.
-Regular health checkup
-Short working hours system (childcare / nursing care)