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Lead Developer

Socious Tokyo
  • 💴 ¥10M ~ ¥20M annually
  • 🏡 Fully remote
  • 🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
  • 💬 No Japanese required
  • 🌏 Apply from abroad
  • 🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Socious

Socious Tokyo

Socious is a community app for social change makers with a mission to accelerate social change by bringing people together.

Key benefits

  • Early stage startup
  • Serial social entrepreneur founder
  • Life first, work second

About the position

In this role, you’ll work closely with senior stakeholders to understand business goals and ensure that the development team & technologies used are aligned with these.


  • Working closely with senior stakeholders to understand business requirements and help translate these into technical requirements for the development team
  • Planning and documenting technical specifications for features or system design
  • Designing, building and configuring applications to meet business process and application requirements
  • Directing the development team in the design, development, coding, testing and debugging of applications
  • Writing testable, scalable and efficient code and leading code reviews
  • Mentoring junior team members and ensuring they adhere to determined software quality standards


  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • You have solid experience in software development, especially with React Native, React, PHP, NodeJS, MySQL, JavaScript, AWS
  • Proven success as a technical team leader
  • You are a good mentor & coach
  • You possess good communication skills


10 - 20 million yen per year, plus stock options.


10 to 20 million JPY annually.

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