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Engineering Manager, Test Management & Platform

Autify Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 ¥9.8M ~ ¥10.5M annually
  • 🏡 Fully remote
  • 🧪 5+ years experience required
  • 💬 No Japanese required
  • 🌏 Apply from abroad
  • 🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Autify

Autify Chuo-ku, Tokyo

A test automation platform founded in San Francisco by a team of engineers who were the first Japanese team to graduate from the top US accelerator Alchemist Accelerator. Over 300 companies have implemented our platform.

Key benefits

  • Engineering-centric culture
  • Remote-first
  • Internationally minded engineers

About the position

With the growth of our market share comes the growth of our product feature set. We seek a leader to help drive our platform and test management teams. Those 2 teams comprise 8 engineers, and each team is accountable for their product’s infrastructure, backend, front end, and quality. This position is open to oversee the engagement, growth, and success of those 2 teams.


  • Create succession strategies and recruit the team members required to fulfill each team’s mission.
  • Share the business vision as well as the team missions with the teams
  • Facilitate the team’s ceremonies and remove blockers and impediments to support your team’s day-to-day operations.
  • Provide visibility on your team and their progress through reporting on the different metrics, evaluating the team’s performance, and engaging with stakeholders through refinements and demos.
  • Support the product team in delivering fast and high-quality business value.
  • Be flexible and capable of altering the team roadmap when faced with new information, communicate, and engage the team in delivering new directions.
  • Identify the different architectural and technical debt challenges and plan their improvement accordingly.
  • Support cross-team initiatives and facilitate collaboration within the teams.
  • Build relationships with your reports, support their career development, and motivate members to achieve the team goals.
  • Empower the engineers and maximize the team’s productivity by setting goals, performing evaluations, and utilizing data to improve operational workflow.


  • Being able to work during day hours, 9 am - 5pm JST
  • Strong motivation and passion to learn and challenge in a new work environment
  • 2 years of Engineering management experience or more
  • 5 years of experience developing software

Nice to haves

While not specifically required, tell us if you have any of the following.

  • Backend experience
  • Experience in working within a SaaS
  • Understanding of QA practices, especially test automation


9.8 to 10.5 million JPY annually.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Engineering management interview: 45min

  2. 2

    HR interview: 45min

  3. 3

    Product management interview: 45min

  4. 4

    Final interview: 45min

    We will ask you to provide references after the final interview.

Meet Autify's Developers

Samuel Johnson shares his experiences of working at Autify, where he does a mix of SRE and backend engineering. He explains how their product and working environment make it an attractive opportunity.

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