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Backend Engineer

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

About WealthPark

WealthPark Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

WealthPark provides digital solutions that promote business efficiency to Property Managers. Our service is widely used by many Property Managers both domestically and abroad.

Key benefits

  • 90% of engineers are non-Japanese
  • A big say in what you do
  • Flexible working hours

About the position

WealthPark is looking for a backend engineer who can help with transitioning our architecture from a monolith to microservices. In this position, you’ll

  • Develop the server-side as part of a team (product manager, designer, backend, frontend engineer)
  • Develop new features and architecture through design sprints and event storming.
  • Maintain and improve the existing products (mainly PHP (Monolith) / Ruby (API))
  • Develop new APIs and improve the architecture using Golang and node.js


  • 4+ years of experience in development in any combination of Ruby, Python, PHP, or Node.js
  • 2+ years of experience in API development in Golang
  • An interest in business and services
  • Basic understanding of Domain Driven Development
  • Ability to take the initiative in researching and code reading for products written in Ruby, PHP, and Python as needed

Nice to haves

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

  • Experiences of using NoSQL such as MongoDB.
  • Experience running and maintaining a variety of cloud infrastructure especially AWS.
  • Experience with container, orchestration tooling such as Docker, Kubernetes.
  • Deep understanding of OAuth and open id connect.
  • Experience in the financial industry.
  • Japanese communication skills.

Hiring Process

  1. 1

    Document Screening

  2. 2

    1st Interview

  3. 3

    2nd Interview

  4. 4

    Final Interview

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