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Backend API Engineer

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

About TableCheck

TableCheck Chuo-ku, Tokyo

We help diners make restaurant reservations, and we help merchants manage table inventory, enrich dining experiences, and visualize multi-property analytics to gain insights into restaurant performance.

Key benefits

  • Asynchronous style working
  • Work remotely from anywhere
  • Supports relocation from overseas

About the position

As a member of our team you will scope, architect, and build critical components which integrate with numerous internal and third-party systems.


  • Design and code APIs for customer, vendor, and internal use
  • Create integrations with 3rd party APIs
  • Create clear and concise documentation
  • Interact with vendors to determine specifications, troubleshoot, etc
  • General backend development


  • 5+ years of backend development
  • 3+ years Ruby on Rails experience
  • 2+ years MongoDB and PostgreSQL
  • 3+ years designing APIs
  • Test-driven development
  • Fluent English

Nice to haves

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

  • Previous startup experience
  • Elixir/Phoenix, Scala, Go, Python
  • Software security
  • Japanese or Chinese ability

Evaluation Criteria

  • Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their technical skill, cultural fit, and strength of their previous experience.
  • Applicants will be asked to complete a small coding project for evaluation purposes.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Resume screening

  2. 2

    1st interview

  3. 3

    2nd interview

  4. 4

    Final interview

  5. 5

    Reference check

  6. 6


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