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Backend Engineer

MELTIN Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 ¥6M ~ ¥9M annually
  • 🏡 Partially remote
  • 🧪 5+ years experience required
  • 💬 No Japanese required
  • 🗾 Japan residents only
  • 🧳 No relocation support


MELTIN Chuo-ku, Tokyo

MELTIN is a startup that is built around two core technologies: bio-signal processing and robot mechanisms. They most recently raised $17.7 million in 2018 to accelerate the development and practical application of their cyborg technologies.

Key benefits

  • Cutting-edge technology
  • Highly technical CEO
  • International team

About the position

We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Backend Engineer with experience in developing scalable and secure backend systems using either Python, Node.js, Rust, or Go.


  • Design and develop scalable and secure backend systems using Python, Node.js, Rust, or Go
  • Collaborate with the app team to design APIs and ensure that backend functionality meets app requirements
  • Collaborate with the product and engineering teams to identify and prioritize the technical requirements of the backend system
  • Implement payment integrations with payment gateways such as Stripe
  • Write clean, maintainable, and testable code following industry best practices
  • Monitor and troubleshoot issues in production environments
  • Implement and manage CI/CD pipelines using tools such as Jenkins, CircleCI, GitLab CI, or Github Actions.


  • 5+ years of professional experience in backend development using either Python, Node.js, Rust, or Go
  • Experience working with cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, or Azure
  • Strong understanding of web application architecture, distributed systems, and RESTful API design
  • Knowledge and experience with relational and non-relational databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, etc.
  • Proficiency in using version control systems such as Git, and knowledge of GitLab or GitHub.
  • Experience with Agile development
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code (IAC) tools such as Terraform, AWS CloudFormation
  • Experience with Kubernetes and containerization


6 to 9 million JPY annually.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Resume screening

  2. 2

    Coding test

    You’ll use Coderbyte to take an online coding test.

  3. 3

    First interview

    You’ll speak with another engineer and the hiring manager.

  4. 4

    Final interview

    You’ll speak with one of the executives.

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