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Backend Engineer

Crowd Cast Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 No salary range given
  • 🏢 No remote
  • 🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
  • 💬 Fluent Japanese
  • 🌏 Apply from abroad
  • 🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Crowd Cast

Crowd Cast Chuo-ku, Tokyo

About the position

For this position, we welcome engineers looking to relocate to Japan from overseas to apply.

Daily Responsibilities

  • Develop some features and refactor the application through test driven development
  • Problem-solve and adapt to changing priorities and technologies in a fast-paced environment
  • Participate in weekly engineering meetings and product meetings
  • Be responsible of your features impact on reliability, security and scalability
  • Be proactive and give your professional input to the rest of the team

Skills & Qualifications

  • Strong experience using Ruby on Rails
  • Strong experience on Heroku and AWS
  • Experience using PostgreSQL
  • Comfortable with continuous integration and Git
  • Ability to swiftly troubleshoot and debug

Nice to have

  • Business-level Japanese
  • Experience in Test Driven Development
  • Knowledge of GraphQL
  • Experience with React/React Native
  • Knowledge of front-end web design and languages (HTML5, JavaScript ES7, CSS3)
  • Experience working with Agile methodology

Salary structure

  • Yearly total salary : Around 5 million JPY (depends on your experience and qualifications), includes fixed bonus (2 times/year)
  • Incentive bonus (2 times/year)
  • Commuting expense support

Meet Crowd Cast's Developers

Jeremy Marin is the engineering manager at Crowd Cast. He explains the challenges and benefits of hiring junior developers, particularly ones who have graduated from developer bootcamps.

Read his story...

Jeremy Marin was the first full time developer to join Crowd Cast. Five years later, the development team has grown to thirteen, with him becoming the engineering manager.

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