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Updated 2024-03-04
Activated 2024-03-01

Engineering Leader

  • Employer
  • Manager Level
  • Bonus System
  • Flextime System
  • Rapidly Growing
Company Name

Ahead Group

Job Type
Ahead Group
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Tech Lead/Lead Engineer
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Fullstack Engineer
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Project Manager
Industry IT - Other
Location Asia Japan Osaka Osaka

Job Description Overview: An established company of 25 years based in Osaka and recently invested in by a prominent entity is seeking a skilled Development Team Leader. This individual will manage a small software engineering team, requiring strong technical proficiency in Windows, Linux, KVM, Apache, and LAMP technologies, with a focus on agile methodologies.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead and mentor a software engineering team, overseeing the development and maintenance of platforms, billing tools, and a control panel using PHP, Python, and Perl.
Collaborate with the engineering leader to align technical strategies with the goal of expanding into the B2B market.
Drive the development of software solutions, focusing on VPS (Virtual Private Servers), edge computing, and cutting-edge technologies for low-latency and potentially GPU hosting for AI.
Implement Agile or similar methodologies to enhance team efficiency and meet aggressive business plans.

Additional Information:

Competitive compensation with potential for higher performance bonuses.
Opportunity for career growth and an eventual expectation to move into a CTO role within 5 years.
Willingness to occasionally relocate for business purposes and work in a partially remote office environment.
Nice to have Qualifications:

Familiarity with healthcare-focused software development for security and privacy needs, particularly in clinics.

Prior experience in working with or managing teams in a similar industry, catering to FX traders, E-sports, and small to medium-sized businesses.

Note: The company welcomes applicants with Japanese proficiency, including foreigners with adequate Japanese language skills. The ability to adapt to a hybrid remote/in-office work setup is essential.
Required Skills and Qualifications:

Extensive background in Windows, Linux, KVM, Apache, and LAMP technologies with strong coding abilities.
Familiarity with Agile or similar methodologies to streamline development processes.
Experience in leading and mentoring small engineering teams to deliver high-quality software products.
Knowledge of edge computing, bare-metal cloud solutions, and potential GPU hosting for AI applications.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, remote-friendly environment, coordinating with remote and in-house team members.
English Level None
Japanese Level Fluent(JLPT Level 1 or N1)
Chinese Level None
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 8000K - JPY 11000K   
Other Salary
Rent Subsidy
Social Insurance
Commuting/ Transportation Allowance

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