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Updated 2019-06-28
Activated 2019-05-07
Job Code: 1064535
Company Code: 212226216

Development Engineer (Server-side) <English Only OK!>

  • ★★ Staff Level
This posting is managed by:
Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan K.K./ヘイズ・スペシャリスト・リクルートメント・ジャパン株式会社
Company Name Company is not publicly visible
Job Type
Hays Specialist Recruitment Japan K.K./ヘイズ・スペシャリスト・リクルートメント・ジャパン株式会社
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Programmer
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Database SE
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Business Application SE
Industry Internet Services/ISP (Internet Service Provider)
Location Asia Japan Osaka
Asia Japan Kyoto Kyoto
Asia Japan Tokyo Tokyo
Job Description We will assign the project to you after inquiring about your experience as an engineer and future career preferences.

■ Server Development
You will be performing API/web application design and development work for server-side features that accompany the app's messaging and social graph services or related services (referred to as “Family Apps” below) running on the platform.

- Systems include: much of the API, client-server/server-server coordination, databases, and parallel batch jobs.
Responsibilities include:
- Working to achieve scalability, stability, ease-of-use, and flexibility for continual improvements in the services.
- Working to improve work product quality from an engineering standpoint through code reviews and teamwork.

【Examples of Server Development Work】
- Service development for paid content and sponsored content.
- Service development for Family Apps

【Main Technologies Utilized】
Java, Kotlin, Swift, Objective-C, Perl, Python, JavaScript, MySQL, Redis, Kafka, Git, Spring, Thrift, Hadoop, HBase, Hive, etc.

【No Japanese Skills Required】
This position requires no Japanese language skills; There are many English speakers working with the company. Successful applicants without Japanese language skills may be asked to attend a Japanese training course for half of every working day for at least 3 months ~ 1 year after arriving. This training is paid for by the employer, and is an excellent chance to pick up new language skills.
【Required Skills】
• At least 1 year related experience.
• English language skills (business level or above),
• Non-Japanese speaking applicants must be willing to learn the Japanese language after arriving Japan
• Professional knowledge of at least one programming language
• Understanding of computer science
• Fundamental knowledge of memory, processes, threads, and their relation to programming
• A fundamental understanding of network technology (e.g. TCP/UDP, HTTP, etc.), databases, and SQL

【Preferred Skills】
• Experience in developing native apps using Java/Kotlin, Swift/Objective-C
• Experience in Web application development using languages such as Java, PHP, Perl, Ruby, Python, etc.
• A history of active participation in the Open Source community
• Experience with development/operation of systems with large quantities of data and traffic
English Level Business Conversation Level (TOEIC 735-860)
Salary Depends on experience   
Other Salary
Fixed annual salary + Incentive (twice/year)

【Salary Review】
Holidays 【Rest Days, Holidays and Leaves】
• Public holiday
• Year end and New Year holiday
• Bereavement leave, marriage leave, maternity leave, paternity leave
• Annual leave
• Refreshment leave (An employee is entitled to 10 days additional paid leave after having been employed under a continuous contract for every 5 years.
Job Contract
Full time permanent

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your latest resume to kei.nishida@hays.co.jp.

西田 恵 / Kei Nishida
E: kei.nishida@hays.co.jp
T: (0)6 6457 7219

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