QA Engineer


About the company
Established in 2015 with the mission of "enriching the working generation", this company has been developing and providing an asset management robo-advisor that can easily make fully automatic international diversified investments, along with a web application that allows users to make funded investments with shopping change.

The asset management robo-advisor is their main business where users receive online proposals of optimal asset management portfolios that best suits them. This asset management portfolio is generated by analyzing international financial market data using state-of-the-art asset management algorithms used by institutional investors around the world.

In terms of organizational structure, it is a "manufacturing financial institution" in which creators such as engineers and designers make up the majority of the company. In November 2020, the assets under custody from customers exceeded 320 billion yen, and it is growing day by day as the number one robo-advisor in Japan. In December 2020, it was newly listed on the Mothers market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Corporate Culture
The company has half the members from financial institutions and half from IT startups, so it is a well-balanced organization with startup growth thinking and flexible thinking in a calm atmosphere.
Global Aspects
  • Many employees speak English
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
Other details
  • Flex time system
  • You can work from home
Expected Role
As a QA Engineer, the candiate will be involved in all aspects of QA work to ensure the quality of the product.
First, the candidate will deepen their understanding of the company's system and be involved in the implementation of regular QA work, as well as the advancement and improvement of QA work.
In the future, the candiate will be involved in test automation and quality improvement of the entire development process.
Due to the timing of team expansion, the company will welcome those who are willing to proactively take on the challenge of improving systems and processes and test automation.

Specific duties
▶Perform routine QA work
Planning, design, and execution of testing strategies and plans for the app robo-advisor

▶Strengthen quality control operations
Developing and executing test specifications and plans
Improvement and operation of testing system and process
Improvement and operation of the testing system and process
Expansion and operation of test coverage using third-party verification companies

▶Maintain and expand test automation
Test automation of newly developed applications (additional setup)
Expand use of automation tools to smartphone application domain

Development environment and tools used
Infrastructure: AWS (EC2, ECS, S3, Aurora, Lambda, etc.)
OS: Windows Server, Linux, ECS, Docker
DB: Amazon Aurora (MySQL)
Middleware: Nginx, Tomcat
Languages: Go, Python, Swift, Kotlin, Java, JavaScript
Monitoring: DataDog, PagerDuty
BI: Google BigQuery
Automated testing: Autify

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
- Experience in test specification development and implementation
- Experience in testing web applications, mobile applications, and business applications
- Knowledge of JSTQB Foundation Level or equivalent
Japanese Level
  • Business / Fluent
- Experience in test automation (currently using Autify, but experience with Selenium, Appium, etc. is also welcome)
- Experience in coordinating with third-party testing companies
- Experience in designing, developing, and operating web services, smartphone applications, etc.
- Experience in designing, developing, and operating web services, smartphone applications, etc.
- Experience in testing mission-critical systems
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
  • Yes
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • Golden Week
  • 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
  • You can choose your own PC type
  • Book purchase support
  • Free Coffee/Tea
  • Language learning support
Advantages of this position
- As the main person in charge of company-wide data strategy, the candidate will be able to be involved in operations that have a large impact on business growth.
- The candidate will not only plan the data strategy but also analyze the data by themselves.
- The candidate will be able to work in close proximity to management and business managers.
Remote Work
  • Options for remote work