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TypeScript Server-side Engineer

  • 💴 ¥7.5M ~ ¥15M annually
  • 🏡 Fully remote
  • 🧪 3+ years experience required
  • 💬 No Japanese required
  • 🌏 Apply from abroad
  • 🧳 Relocate to Japan



IZUMO is a new-era VTuber project with a mission to create a sustainable platform where everyone can live as they want to be. We aim to unlock the potential of humanity through the avatar technology.

Key benefits

  • Founders with a track record
  • We welcome otaku
  • Build a new app from scratch

About the position

We seek a well-experienced TypeScript engineer to join our core team and help bring our new ideas to life, surprising the world together. This position can involve all elements of product development, from 0 to 1.


  • Help guide or lead cross-disciplinary dialogs to drive features from the initial concept of our new product to completion.
  • Demonstrate expertise/ownership in major areas of the codebase.
  • Collaborate closely with the executive, project manager, and design team.


  • 3+ years Node.js experience
  • Proven experience in architecting and developing APIs in a cloud environment (Ex. AWS, GCP), utilizing TypeScript (Node.js)
  • Experience with developing large-scale services
  • A love of things like anime, manga, or VTubers - you must be Otaku!

Nice to haves

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

  • Experience developing native iOS / Android applications
  • Knowledge of C#(Unity)
  • Experience in developing communication systems in standard web technologies, such as streaming services and network games
  • Development experience with a team of 3 or more, especially communicating with product design, product manager, and business development team members
  • Experience in performance measurement and bottleneck investigation


7.5 to 15 million JPY annually.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Resume screening

  2. 2

    1st interview

  3. 3

    2nd interview

  4. 4

    1 month trial period

    You’ll initially be hired on an outsourcing contract.

  5. 5

    Hired as a regular member

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