Ref: TT43549

Software Development Engineer / Japan, Tokyo (Ref: TT43549)

Sector IT/Telecom/Engineering
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location Japan-Tokyo
Salary (Annual) ¥4,000,000 - 8,000,000 / Year
The Amazon Japan International Technology division uses the latest technology and fresh creativity to develop a better shopping experience for our customers in Japan and around the world. We are looking for an ambitious Software Development Engineer (SDE) who is always willing to take on new challenges to help us achieve great results and fulfill our important goals together.
As an SDE at JP INTech, you will develop features, design back-end and front-end systems, and develop stable distributed services that can scale globally. This position allows you to work in a global environment, as you will be collaborating not only with the SDE but also with other teams around the world. You will be working on new projects that are not yet clear, as well as large and complex projects, which will provide you with a variety of challenges on a daily basis.

[Job description]
The role will involve working on a variety of projects from small to large scale distributed projects.
Design, develop, implement, test and write specifications for small to large distributed systems software.
You will be responsible for the design, development, implementation, testing and specification of small to large scale distributed systems software.
Responsible for the software development cycle from estimation of development effort, design, development implementation, testing, post-deployment and maintenance.
Design, development and implementation of new and existing systems to achieve higher performance at lower cost.
Read technical specifications in English, discuss your designs with team members in English and write specifications.

[Required skills / experience]
· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related subject
· Business level English
· Fully Conversational level Japanese (JLPT N2)
· At least 1 year of experience in system development.
· At least 1 year of web development experience.
· Experience in defining requirements, defining functionality of software products, technical design and implementation to customers
· You should be familiar with modern programming languages such as Java (recommended), C/C++, Objective C, Python, JavaScript and the tools and technologies required for development (Linux, Spring, JQuery, etc.).

[Preferred Qualifications]
· A strong sense of responsibility and the ability to execute quickly.
· Experience in developing large scale distributed systems.
· You have a working knowledge of software engineering and understand the best practices of the software development lifecycle, including code writing standards, code reviews, source control, build processes, testing and operations.
· Experience with AWS (DynamoDB, Kinesis, etc.)
· You are able to converse in English to non-technical business teams or management in a technical context.

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Salary: 4 to 8 million Japanese yen per annum

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Updated: 96 days ago
Ref: TT43549