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Front-end Web Engineer


    💴 ¥8M ~ ¥12M annually
    🏡 Fully remote
    🧪 5+ years experience required
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Apply from abroad
    🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Scoville

Scoville Tokyo

Web-based HR products, cross-industry AI, IoT, Robotics, and Cloud & Big Data solutions. We work in a range of industries such as Human Resources, Hospitality, Education, Health Care, Warehousing & Inventory, and Health & Fitness.

Key benefits

  • International and English-friendly
  • Rapidly expanding
  • Free weekly Japanese lessons

About the position

We are hiring an experienced Front-end Web Engineer. We focus on developing new cross-industry products and we are looking to expand our teams to help us bring these new products to market. We’re looking for people who share our aptitude for work to help us develop smart and well designed applications for our clients.


  • Delivering working web-based software
  • Giving advice on technology adoption and selection as it pertains to web solutions.
  • Influence and guide the direction of the web-based solutions and ramp up the rest of the team’s web knowledge


  • Hold a degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years recent commercial programming with a strong emphasis towards delivering front-end web solutions
  • Expert understanding of JavaScript and TypeScript, HTML, CSS (ideally tailwind)
  • Expert understanding of Single Page Applications (SPA) using React.js
  • Experience working with UX Designers & exposure to tools such as Figma
  • Able to collaborate with designers to design scalable UI components as part of a design system
  • Experience with modern frontend development and practices as well as testing frameworks

Nice to haves

These aren’t required, but be sure to mention them in your application if you have them.

  • Expert understanding of Static Site Generation and Server Side Rendering (we work with Next.js)
  • Experience with AWS Services (we use many different AWS Services)
  • Experience with Containerization (we use Docker & Kubernetes)
  • Japanese language proficiency


8 to 12 million JPY annually.

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