Rakuten | Engineering Manager


Engineering Manager - FinTech Group Company

    Engineering Manager|Rakuten
    Engineering Manager|Rakuten
    Engineering Manager|Rakuten

Job Summary


Japan, Tokyo
Partial remote
Apply from Anywhere

Language requirements

English: Business
Japanese: Not required

Key skills

  • Swift
  • Android
  • iOS

Job Description

Job role

Engineering Manager

Job description

Rakuten Group's basic management philosophy is to "empower people and society through innovation”. We provide more than 70 diverse services, including EC services such as shopping malls and travel booking sites, financial services such as online banking, and media services and professional sports, to more than 100 million customers in Japan alone (more than 1 billion globally), covering a wide range of people's life scenes. At the same time, we are building a strong business model based on the "Rakuten Ecosystem" that organically links customers and various services.

“With the power of technology, we aim to create a world where anyone can enjoy the same value no matter where they are.”

As the digital sphere of society rapidly expands, we want to connect the Internet and the real world more seamlessly, so that everyone can use technology to lead a safe, secure, and more comfortable daily life.

In order to achieve such a society, we would like to face the various problems that people are facing and move forward together to the next stage.

Department Overview
In Rakuten FinTech Group, we have a variety of FinTech services such as Bank, Credit card, Securities, Insurance, Rakuten Pay. FinTech services are extremely important to maintain our over 70 services called “Rakuten Eco-System”.

Why We Hire
Note: This position is open position as Software Engineer within Rakuten Group.

Once you apply to this position, we will check your CV in whole FinTech Group, then we will let you know what positions are good fit with you.

Position Details
Management of Development Projects:
・Conduct resource planning, requirements definition, quality control, post-release operations, etc.
・Plan and manage improvements to make the service more convenient and deliver the business needed to continue the service.
・Discover both tangible and potential issues in development organizations and conduct improvement activities.

Organization Management:
・Set mid-to-long term organizational goals and make strategy plans to achieve them.
・Implement strategies to achieve organizational objectives, members' career development, recruitment, and budgeting.
・Create an attractive organization that attracts excellent human resources.
・Various operations related to organizational management.

Required skills and experiences

Basic qualifications

・3+ years experience developing mobile (iOS or Android) or server side applications
・3+ years of management experience for system development projects of 10+ people
・1+ years of development organization management experience of about 10 people

Preferred qualifications

・Development experience and knowledge of mobile application development (both iOS and Android)
・Knowledge and experience of configuration management
・Experience in developing and operating services used by large-scale users
・B to B service experience
・Domain knowledge of Fintech (especially electronic payment services)
・Experience using Atlassian collaboration tools (JIRA, Confluence, etc.)
・Management experience of outsourcing resources

Job Details

Employment typeFull-time
LocationRakuten Crimson House, 1-14-1 Tamagawa, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo158-0094
(1 min walk from Futakotamagawa Station on the Denentoshi Line)
Apply fromAnywhere
Remote workPartial remote
Working hours9:00am - 5:30pm (Every Monday, work hours are from 8:00am to 4:30pm due to morning meeting)
Holidays・2 days off per week (Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays are holidays)
・10-20 days of annual paid vacation (the minimum number of days is the number of days granted after six months of employment)
・120 days off per year
In addition, year-end and New Year vacations, paid vacation, congratulation or condolence leave, maternity and paternity leave, etc.
*Once a year, you can take 9 to 12 consecutive holidays by using the long vacation (Success Vacation) system.
Employee benefits・Commuting allowance
・Housing allowance
・Health insurance
・Employee pension insurance
・Unemployment insurance
・Workers' accident compensation insurance
・Retirement allowance system
Supplemental education and qualification support
・English learning support (in-house TOEIC(R) test IP test, English conversation, etc.)
・Career challenge system (challenge the department of your choice)
・Job return system (rehiring system for those who retired due to marriage, childbirth, nursing care, etc.), etc.
・Stock Option Plan
・Cafeteria system with three free meals
・LILO Club (preferential treatment at sports clubs, accommodations, leisure facilities, movie theaters, etc.)
・LILO Club (sports clubs, lodging, leisure facilities, movie theaters, etc.) (Running, mountain climbing, cooking, etc., part of the expenses paid by the company)
・Reward system
・Free English conversation lessons by native English speakers
・Support system for certification acquisition
・Qualification support system, etc.
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