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Backend Engineer

TableCheck Chuo-ku, Tokyo
  • 💴 No salary range given
  • 🏡 Fully remote (worldwide)
  • 🧪 5+ years experience required
  • 💬 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

  • Scalable and maintainable
  • Multicultural and full of camaraderie
  • See your work in the wild

About the position

TableCheck, Japan’s leading restaurant reservation management platform, is seeking a Backend Developer experienced in API design and development. As a member of our team you will scope, architect, and build critical components which integrate with numerous internal and third-party systems.

TableCheck has embraced remote work. As such, communication and documentation are in our blood. We look for and write about signals in the noise which enables us to constantly learn and adapt, and we expect members of our teams to constantly follow up with questions and updates to keep everyone in the loop.


  • Design and code APIs for customer, vendor, and internal use
  • Create integrations with 3rd party APIs
  • Create clear and concise documentation
  • Interact with vendors
  • General backend development
  • Task management


  • 5+ years of backend development
  • 3+ years Ruby on Rails
  • 3+ years MongoDB or PostgreSQL

Nice to haves

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

  • Previous startup experience highly desired
  • Software security
  • Test-driven development
  • Payment gateway integration
  • Any of Elixir/Phoenix, Scala, Go, or Python

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of their technical skill, cultural fit, and strength of their previous experience.

  2. 2

    Applicants will be asked to complete a small coding project for evaluation purposes.

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