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Software Engineer, Backend (New Project)

Autify Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 ¥8M ~ ¥10M 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

To expand our product lineup, we are looking for a senior backend engineer to join our team that works for new services. You will mainly be responsible for developing a new product utilizing machine learning techniques and generative AI from a proof of concept into a releasable product.


  • Work with other engineers, designers, and product leads to implement various features while considering performance, security, and reliability
  • Investigate and solve issues that occur in specific browsers and applications
  • Web application development using Go and TypeScript.
  • Facilitate future development by continually improving the existing systems architecture, code quality, CI/CD pipeline, etc.
  • Work with other teams to improve our E2E test automation product built with Appium, Selenium, Webdriver, etc.
  • Proactively identify functions that can be improved, and suggest possible solutions in the technical aspects and product-related ideas
  • Participate in on-call rotations for incident & alert handling


  • Being able to work in Japan standard time (Working partially in JST can be discussed)
  • Over five years of experience in web development specializing in backend and some experience in frontend languages/frameworks.
  • Experience in developing backend with Go.
  • Experience in infrastructure with Docker, AWS, GCP, or Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience in developing frontend with Typescript or Javascript
  • Modern development experience with Agile or Scrum.

Nice to haves

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

  • Experience with LLM and other machine learning technologies
  • Proficient in the process of analyzing, hypothesizing, and testing
  • Experience in E2E test automation with Selenium and Appium
  • Experience in developing backend with Rails or Ruby


8 to 10 million JPY annually.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Submission of online coding test

  2. 2

    Submission of technical assignment

  3. 3

    Technical interview

    60 minutes

  4. 4

    HR & Manager interview

    90 minutes

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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