Language processing-based Web Engineer [Kyoto]

No/Low Japanese (Engineer)
IT Venture


Since its inception in 2005, the company has been a, if not the, dominant leader in the Japanese online dictionary industry. Its popular online product attracts 40 million users in Japan and abroad. That is to say at least 1 out of 4 Japanese are using their services and the market penetration rate at foreign language learning market in Japan can be over 90%.  Its tremendous success in the dictionary market also brought many other opportunities in related fields like international traveling, study abroad, translation, publication, consulting, etc. 


The company is proud to respect and have a diversity and flexible working hour support system. It has 4 employees from Europe, North America, East Asia, and ASEAN, and has facility/system to support childbearing mothers, LGBT and staffs who have other family commitment.  With an open-minded and performance driven culture, depending on the specific requirement of job, employees can work from their home if they want. And actually many do.


Now the company has 4 offices across Japan and 1 foreign subsidies. With an optimistic views about the future, the company is now trying to expand internationally and plan to add another 4 foreign offices on its global franchise. As a growing firm, they are actively hiring international talents like you to join the team and grow together.

Job Description

■Job Description

You take responsibility for language processing-based Web application implementation.

・Develop Crawler

・Design and process UI

・Update and maintain the database

・Promote IT system and infrastructure

* The position requires conversational Japanese 


■Preferable Requirements

・Basic Knowledge in SQL/Unix

・Basic skills in HTML/CSS/JavaScript

・Skills in one of Java/C/C#/C++/PHP/Perl/Ruby/Python


■Work Conditions


New graduate students: 220,000JPY monthly (Could be higher, depending on your skills and experience)

Mid careers: The salary depends on your skills and experience

Interns: 1,300 JPY hourly ~(950 JPY during the trainning period)

・Bonuses: twice a year (June and December)

・Salary Promotion: once a year

・Holiday: Saturday and Sunday, The total is 126 days in a year

・Various social insurances are fully covered

・Work Site: Kyoto


*Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only*

How to Apply

If you are intersted in this position, please apply here wit the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application. 


First the company will be screening your resume.  If you have been selcted for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company. 


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