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Software Engineer in Test

Zeals Meguro-ku, Tokyo
    💴 ¥6M ~ ¥8.5M annually
    🏡 Fully remote
    🧪 6+ years experience required
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Apply from abroad
    🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Zeals

Zeals Meguro-ku, Tokyo

We are a group of scrappy and hungry bunch from different walks of life, looking to make an actual impact on the way people and businesses communicate through our AI Chatbot technology.

Key benefits

  • Everyone has a voice
  • Phenomenal growth
  • Full flexibility

About the position


  • Collaborate with domain experts, engineers, designers, and product management to establish and achieve quality goals
  • Gather information needed to perform QA activities from different stakeholders
  • Analyze the requirements, identify project and quality risks, and strategize QA activities accordingly
  • Work in an agile environment alongside the engineering team to drive and execute project plans
  • Work with the development team and the stakeholders to design the test plans and strategies
  • Lead the development team in setting up the test environment
  • Prioritize tests, execute them, and report issues in a timely manner
  • Work with the QA department to establish quality standards throughout the cross-functional teams
  • Automate tests and integrate them into the CI/CD pipeline if deemed necessary
  • Mentor Junior QA members


  • Over 6 years of experience in the software development industry
  • JavaScript (at least 2 years of experience)
  • Willingness to learn new technology and skills quickly
  • Ability to test without UI (back-end testing)
  • Good knowledge of back-end testing for micro-services
  • Ability to collaborate with developers to plan and set up test environments
  • Experience with API test automation
  • Good understanding in event-driven architecture testing
  • Experience working in an agile environment

Nice to haves

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

  • Devops, fullstack, or development experiences
  • Experience operating cloud web services (GCP, AWS, Azure)
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience working in a business based on the philosophies of lean startup and agile mindset
  • Experience working with SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework)
  • Strong communication skills and ability to liaison between domain experts, engineers, designers, and product management
  • Experience working on nonfunctional testing (such as performance, and security testing)
  • Experience in the shift-left testing approach


6 to 8.5 million JPY annually.

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