Senior Back-End Engineer

Job Summary

  • Japan, Tokyo
  • Partial remote
  • Apply from Japan only
Language Requirements
  • English: Business
  • Japanese: Conversational
Key skills
  • Ruby on Rails
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Job Description

Job Role

Back-end Engineer

Job Description

[What will you do?] - We are seeking a Senior Backend Engineer/Architect who is eager to challenge themselves in creating overwhelming value by leveraging the power of our product in the trade industry. - Your responsibility will be the design and development of platforms that solve the challenges faced by customers in their trade operations and support the operational aspects of the trade industry. - You will collaborate with product managers and business members who are industry experts in logistics and related fields to develop the backend of the Shippio product. [The detail of the responsibilities] - Overall architecture design and backend development of the product. - Making decisions regarding the construction and design machine learning capabilities in the future. - Collaborating with product managers and business members to enhance understanding of industry structures and business requirements.

Required skills & Experience

Basic qualifications

- Extensive experience as a backend engineer - Ability to quickly understand the essence of the industry and customers, and design the appropriate architecture - Strong communication skills and leadership to collaborate with various team members (engineers, business members) - Experience with Ruby on Rails - Fluent in business-level English - Alignment with and embodiment of our company values

Preferred qualifications

- Communication skills in Japanese are highly appreciated - Experience in cloud infrastructure (AWS, GCP, etc.) - Intellectually curious and eager to take on new challenges - Interested in working on B2B development by leveraging your own development experience

Job Details

Employment type
Japan, Tokyo
Apply from
Japan only
Remote work
Partial remote
Working hours
[How We Work]
- We have full flex time for the Product division, however we have “meeting friendly hours” when we expect employees to be available.

[Remote Work]
- We allow up to 4 day of remote work per week.
- Yearly standard paid time off
- Sick leave (if applicable)
- Congratulation or condolence leave (marriage or immediate family death)
- Maternity and paternity leave
- Childcare leave
- Caregiving leave
Trial period: 3 months
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