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Software Engineer, Productivity

Mercari Minato-ku, Tokyo
    💴 No salary range given
    🏡 Fully remote
    🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Apply from abroad
    🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Mercari

Mercari Minato-ku, Tokyo

Mercari is a marketplace app that makes it easy for people to safely sell and ship their things. Having been downloaded over 100 million times, it is now among the largest peer-to-peer selling platforms globally.

Key benefits

  • Full flextime
  • Outside work encouraged
  • Employee stock ownership program

About the position

Job Responsibilities

  • Implement and maintain an experimentation platform
  • Work with other software engineers and product owners to integrate experimentation and feature flagging into their teams
  • Propose and review architecture designs, code, and tests
  • Plan computing resources required for production deployment and client request volume
  • Promote increased software development productivity strategies and lean product development


  • 5+ years experience in software engineering
  • Interested in the Go programming language
  • Deploying and managing services in Kubernetes
  • Docker containers
  • Build continuous deployment pipelines and infrastructure
  • Build tools such as Bazel, Google Cloud Build, CircleCI, Makefiles, and Shell scripts
  • Git version control
  • SQL databases
  • System architectures designs and proposals

Meet Mercari's Developers

Jieqiong shares her experience of joining Mercari and working as a tech lead. She explains their engineering culture and provides tips for potential applicants.

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