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Senior Frontend Engineer

Shippio Minato-ku, Tokyo
    💴 ¥8M ~ ¥11M annually
    🏡 Partially remote
    🧪 5+ years experience required
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Apply from abroad
    🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Shippio

Shippio Minato-ku, Tokyo

Japan's first digital freight forwarder, building a multi-faceted digital platform that allows both customers (importer/exporter) and operators to efficiently and fluidly process international trade workflows.

Key benefits

  • Passionate and human-sized team
  • Exciting challenges and rapid growth
  • World-class engineering team

About the position


  • Create and mentor your ideal Front-End team
  • Participate in the development and design thinking of the next features of our product
  • Build clean, performant components to power digital logistics
  • Own meaningful parts of our service, have an impact, grow with the company. It’s not just about writing code, but understanding the real problem to solve


  • You have 5+ years of experience with a JavaScript web framework (React)
  • Synthetic mind, you are well-organized & efficient
  • Strong communication skills to a variety of audiences, from technical to non-technical
  • You have a valid work authorization (or a degree in a related field for those requiring visa sponsorship)

Nice to haves

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

  • Communication skills in Japanese are highly appreciated
  • Experience working with Figma/Sketch/Photoshop to build Front-end integration
  • Intellectually curious and eager to take on new challenges
  • Interested in working on B2B development by leveraging your own development experience
  • Experience working within a fast-paced product company


8 to 11 million JPY annually.

Meet Shippio's Developers

Chris Ackermann started his career in logistics, where he pushed to improve conditions for operators. Rebooting his career as a software developer at Shippio, he once again pursues his passion of revolutionising the logistics industry.

Read his story...

Gloria recently joined Shippio, starting her engineering manager career after previously working as a security engineer. She talks about her role, how the transition went, the company culture, and how she’s helping to shape their security processes.

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