Senior Software Engineer, Frontend (New Project)

Autify Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 ¥8M ~ ¥10M annually
  • 🏡 Fully remote (from Japan)
  • 🧪 5+ years experience required
  • 💬 No Japanese required
  • 🌏 Apply from abroad
  • 🧳 Relocate to Japan
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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

To expand our product lineup, we are looking for a senior frontend engineer to join our team that works for new services. You will mainly be responsible for developing a desktop app using Electron and frontend technologies for a new product utilizing machine learning techniques and generative AI.

Responsibilities

  • Develop a multi-environment desktop app using Electron using frontend web technologies including TypeScript and React
  • Develop test execution workers using TypeScript and Playwright
  • Develop UI component base
  • Participate in on-call rotations for incident & alert handling

Requirements

  • Over five years of development experience using frameworks such as React, Vue.js, Angular
  • Over one year of experience in developing desktop applications using Electron and/or other desktop application frameworks
  • Over one year of experience in developing backend using frameworks using any language
  • Experience with modern development processes incorporating Agile and Scrum
  • Until a Visa can be issued, being able to work from your own country with some overlap with Japanese business hours.

Nice to haves

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

  • Experience in designing, managing and improving the release pipeline of desktop apps that are continuously updated
  • Experience in handling customer support communications and maintaining production desktop apps
  • Experience in E2E test automation with Selenium, Playwright, Appium, etc.
  • Experience with LLMs like OpenAI GPT-4 and Antholopic Claude, especially developing applications powered by those LLMs in addition to use for daily tasks

Compensation

8 to 10 million JPY annually.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Submission of online coding test (take-home)

  2. 2

    Submission of technical assignment (take-home)

  3. 3

    Technical interview HR interview: 60 mins

  4. 4

    Final interview (HR interview & manager's interview): 45 mins + 45 mins

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