Senior Development Engineer (Server-side)【Kyoto Office】
We will assign the project to you after inquiring about your experience as an engineer and future career preferences.
■ Server Development You will be performing API/web application design and development work for server-side features that accompany LINE’s messaging and social graph services or related services (referred to as “LINE Family Apps” below) running on the LINE platform.
Systems include: - Much of the API, client-server/server-server coordination, databases, and parallel batch jobs.
Responsibilities include: - Working to achieve scalability, stability, ease-of-use, and flexibility for continual improvements in the services. - Working to improve work product quality from an engineering standpoint through code reviews and teamwork.
【Examples of Server Development Work】 - Service development for paid content and sponsored content on LINE. - Service development for LINE Family Apps (e.g. “LINE Creators Market”, “LINE Fortune”, “LINE Surveys”, “LINE Part Time Jobs”, etc.).
【Required Skills】 • Professional knowledge of at least one programming language. • 3+ years of experience in software development, including coding experience for web services. • Basic knowledge in computer science (e.g. algorithm, data structure, asynchronous I/O, database, network). • Work experience using version control systems (VCS), dependency management systems, and continuous-integration systems (CI). • Conversational level English and Japanese (Candidates who have experience living and studying in Japan are also welcome to apply) • Motivation to learn Japanese.
LINE Kyoto SAKIZOPLAZA B1 FL., 28 Shimogyouku, Shijodoori Fuyacho, Nishiiru Tachiurihigashi-cho, Kyoto, Kyoto, 600-8005, Japan
Discretionary working time
待遇 / 福利厚生
【Working days】 Monday to Friday
【Rest Days, Holidays and Leaves】 • Public holiday • Year end and New Year holiday • Bereavement leave, marriage leave, maternity leave, paternity leave • Annual leave • Refreshment leave (An employee is entitled to 10 days additional paid leave after having been employed under a continuous contract for every 5 years.
【Other Benefits】 Transportation allowance, Medical & Social Insurance, LINE Pay Benefit plan
【Japanese language training available】 Successful applicants may be asked to attend a Japanese training course for at least 3 months ~ 1 year after arriving in Kyoto. This training is paid for by the employer.