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Backend / Full Stack Engineer

  • DOE
  • Contract
  • Tokyo


Technology/Online, Automotive



5+ Years


Career Level

Mid Career


Offered Salary

Depends on Experience



Bachelor's Degree

Job Overview

Backend / Full Stack Engineer

We are looking for a Backend / Full Stack developer for our client with 5+ years of relevant experience to enhance their E-commerce app. Successful candidates will join a highly skilled team and should be able to help define, clarify, develop, test, and deploy high-quality full stack solutions.


    • Work in a team with proper engineering practices through design, code review, and pair programming
    • Implement new API and UI features/architectures in cooperation with other team members, including those in our machine learning team
    • Write clean, scalable, readable, and testable code, and deploy to production often
    • Communicate effectively inside and outside the team
    • Developing scalable and high performance applications that can run in Cloud/On-Prem environments.
    • Create proper documentation for any features as needed
    • Be able to effectively work in a team while also contributing to team’s productivity
    • Recognize code inefficiencies and make suggestions for improvements, if applicable.

Required Skills

    • Bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or a similar technical discipline
    • Experience in system design, development system which handles massive amount of transactions or requires scalability
    • Strong coding and testing skills in TypeScript/Javascript, Python, Node.js etc
    • Experienced with GraphQL API and API development in general
    • Well versed with Databases like PostGres and Redis
    • Familiarity with at least one testing framework and general testing methodologies ( eg Jest, Cypress, Performance and stress testing etc )
    • Good communication skills in order to understand requirements from end users, product managers, technical team members.
    • Experienced with CI/CD systems and can develop basic build/test pipelines
    • Familiar with System monitoring and Observability etc

Preferred Skills

    • Basic Japanese language ability.
    • Experience refactoring and improving existing codebase
    • Docker , Kubernetes, Istio, Helm and related skills
    • Familiar with Cloud Service Providers eg AWS, GCP, Azure etc
    • Software security practices and can implement security fixes
    • Familiar with Distributed systems architecture eg Message-queue architectures
    • Front End Development Experience and experience with Frameworks like React, Next JS etc

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