Server-side Engineer at a Leading Health and Nutrition Company

No/Low Japanese (Engineer)
Volunteer/Housing Resident


The company is a branch of a nutrition company that caters to large businesses and schools to provide the most healthy and nutricious lunches for their customers.

This brnch company has designed and launched an app that are used by thousands of Japanese customers. The app allows users to track their nutrition intake and advises users on what needs to be added to their daily meals to increase or decrease certain minerals and nutrients for a healthy and balanced diet.


There are currently many health and nutrition apps that do the same thing. However, what pulls this app apart from others is that it allows you to take a picture of your meal and using its image recognition algorithms, it is able to recognise what you are eating and calculate the important information such as calories, minerals, fats etc,,

As the company has successfully launched in Japan, they want to start localizing the app to different cultures around the globe. Making sure to cater to the demographic of the app to ensure accuracy and relate to the customs and culture of each individual area.


They are all passionate about nutrition and health. A few of their members are in the process or have completed publishing books about nurition. They are a small team and are looking for a few talented people to join their team.

Job Description

The company is looking to expand its reach to other major areas around the globe. They don’t want to launch a global app. They want to make sure their app is catered specifically to a certain demographic within that area.

Changing up the suggested menus, catering to the change in the supermarket items and the general desired or specialty foods in that area.

Due to this sudden increase in size and and expansions, the company is looking for server-side engineers to help eleviate the load and improve on efficiency of their servers and networks.



-Conversational Japanese

-Experience with AWS

They currently use PHP, but they are open to anyone with professional experience.

Someone with knowledge of network security is desired.


Working hours:

10am to 7pm – 1 hour break

Flextime is available


5 Million – 8 Million

Paid leaves


Saturdays, Sundays, National Holidays, New year hilidays, Paid leaves




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

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please apply here with 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 selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company.

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