Backend Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tōkyō, Japan
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 21 Nov 18

Backend Engineer

Language Proficiency

Japanese: Conversational
English: Fluent

An exciting, Tokyo based fintech firm is seeking an experienced developer to join their international, diverse team.

Roles/Responsibilities

  • An exciting, Tokyo based fintech firm is seeking an experienced developer to join their international, diverse team."Design, build and support various elements of the companies technology offering, working with multiple teams of engineers.
  • Debug code and provide subject matter expertise to more junior team members.
  • Work closely with other teams in engineering to build scalable applications across multiple platforms for customers.
  • Work on internal applications for other departments, understanding their needs and providing solutions.
  • Write high quality, clean code with an emphasis on secure software solutions across a range of different platforms.

Required skills
  • 3-5 years experience working with a range programming languages. One specific language is not required, but exposure to front-end, back-end and mobile platforms would be great.
  • The ability to write high quality, clean, robust code alongside other developers and business stakeholders is essential.
  • Candidates MUST currently be located in Japan and have at least conversational Japanese language skills.

Preferred skills
  • Experience working with languages such as Golang, modern JavaScript frameworks and cloud services would be very desirable, even if you have experience using them outside of the office.
  • Business level Japanese would be an advantage in this company.

Personal Attributes
  • Someone who takes pride in high quality code and is able to see an idea through from conception to delivery and post implementation support.
  • Happy to work with people of varying backgrounds and cultural experiences.

About our client

An exciting fintech company that has been rapidly growing over the past few years.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.