Senior Backend Developer (Software Engineer)

Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Full-time

Our Technology team is an integral part of our business. They are perpetual problem solvers, creative technical thinkers and are always seeking new and innovative ways to leverage technical solutions to bring ideas to life and grow our clients’ businesses.


Here’s what you should know if you want to be a Senior Backend Software Engineer at FunkyCorp:


What you’ll be doing:

  • Write reusable, testable, and efficient code
  • Build and integrate backend services, RESTful Web Services, CMS, 3rd party APIs, and other 3rd party solutions to populate content and data
  • Work within a CMS solution or other platforms that drive web applications
  • Document and diagram complex web applications
  • Create and follow technical specifications
  • Collaborate with other software engineers in architectural design discussions
  • Help shape scalable solution development
  • Own web development projects from backend to the business layer.


The Ideal Person:

  • Has extensive experience with Node.js and Python server-side scripting for creating APIs and other backend services
  • Has extensive experience with cloud infrastructure solutions such as AWS
  • Has development experience using version management systems such as Git and SVN
  • Is an expert debugger with excellent automation and unit testing skills
  • A working knowledge of client side programming, CSS and UI frameworks such as AngularJS and React gets you bonus points.


You have:


  • 4+ years of engineering experience in the software industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Expert skills with Django Python web framework
  • Experience with agile methodology and working within Pivotal Tracker, Jira or similar task management solutions
  • Has experience working directly with creative and design disciplines