Backend engineer (crypto asset exchange/exchange development)

Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer

About the company
As a leader in bitcoin and blockchain industry, the company operates a comprehensive platform that includes virtual currency exchanges, sales venues, and peripheral services.

Founded in January 2014, the company has raised approximately 4 billion yen in funding and has over 2 million users. It also has offices in San Francisco and Luxembourg, respectively, where it operates virtual currency services. The company is the only exchange in the world with licenses in Japan, the US, and Europe (according to the company's research).
It is a spin off of the functions of the blockchain business that existed within the company, and is engaged in the planning, design, development, and operation and management of services that utilize blockchain technology.

Going forward, the group will continue to work together to innovate in the FinTech space, aiming to provide the world's top services and technologies for both virtual currencies and blockchain.
Corporate Culture
- It is a global environment, with many foreign nationals working for the company and general meetings held in both English and Japanese.
- Many of their employees come from major foreign companies and IT companies, and all of them are making the most of their expertise.
- Leading company in its sector with strong projection for accelerated growth.
- International environment that welcomes professional/personal diversity in corporate culture.
- Majority if employees are of international citizenship and/or background.
Global Aspects
  • Foreign employees already employed
  • CEO/Executive is a foreigner
  • Many employees speak English
  • Official Language is English
This company operates a variety of service platforms such as virtual currency sales and exchange, and the ideal candidate will be responsible for the following tasks.

- General backend systems for virtual currency exchanges (C#, ASP.NET)
- Lead the software architecture
- Improve the knowledge level of the engineering organization through proactive knowledge transfer
- Design and develop APIs for web and applications
- Development of new products, etc.

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
・ NET Framework, ASP.NET (C#) development experience of at least 3 years
・ At least 3 years of database experience
・ At least 5 years of experience in system development
・ Knowledge of data structures and algorithms
・ Knowledge of concurrent/asynchronous programming
Japanese Level
  • Beginner
・ Web API development experience
・ Experience in financial system development
・ Experience in developing large scale services (with the ability to design with load in mind)
・ Experience as a leader in a development team
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Fully covered
Work hours
9:00 - 18:00
  • 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)
Other benefits
  • Free snack
  • Book purchase support
  • Free Coffee/Tea
Remote Work
  • Full remote (Under Covid-19)