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#110 Backend Engineer For Video Analysis AI platform * No Japanese OK

[About the company]

The company is developing and providing an IoT platform that makes it easy for anyone to use state-of-the-art video analysis and AI.

It consists of a cloud video analysis tool, middleware for Raspberry Pi, and LTE SIM card for video upload, and has been introduced in various industries/companies.

Currently, in addition to Tokyo, they have a development base in Fukui and an offshore development base in New Delhi and Pune in India.

[Job description]

The company is looking for an experienced, forward-thinking back-end engineer who is proficient with modern web API development to work on both the Cloud and Edge focused projects.

This opportunity would welcome you to the engineering team where you would work alongside our team of talented international and Japanese engineers. Day to day your responsibilities would include driving forward Cloud and Edge API development for our products and client projects; helping to support and extend our core platform; and to be self-driven in iterating and improving our existing code base and practices in conjunction with the team.

Outside of crafting modular, scalable code and solutions you'll also have the opportunity to help review new concepts early in their planning cycle to allow you to make a positive impact through sharing your insights and ideas; discover and propose your own tasks to that bring value to the team; and grow your understanding and skills by assisting in areas of interest to you, both in and beyond back-end.

(Development environment)

Language: Python3 / TypeScript / Node.js / Bash / SQL

Framework: React

Environment: Linux / Amazon Web Service / Microsoft Azure / Google Cloud Platform

Database: DynamoDB / Amazon Aurora / MySQL / PostgreSQL / SQLite

Project management: Git / GitHub / GitLab


-Motivation to take a new challenge in engineering.

-3+ years of server-side engineering experience

-Proficiency in at least one major backend language (Python, NodeJS)

-Proficiency in a second is advantageous

-Experience with CI/CD tools

-Serverless architecture experience (AWS)

-An understanding of the importance of Unit Testing.

-Working proficiency in English. Japanese strongly favorable

*No Japanese skills OK

[Preferred Requirements]

-Experience with Typescript

-Ability to architect complete solutions

-Experience with IoT devices (such as Raspberry Pi)

-GraphQL experience

-Working knowledge of Docker and docker-compose

-Experience with other Cloud service development (Azure, GCD)

-Contributions to or active participation in the OSS community


-Annual salary: 5 ~ 7 million yen

-Location: Tokyo

-Working hours: 9: 00-18: 00 (Full flex-time available)

-Holiday / vacation: Saturdays, Sundays, national holidays, and other holidays specified by the company (year-end and New Year holidays)


-Annual salary increase

-Commute Fee covered (Max:30,000yen per month)

-Complete social insurance (employment, work-related accidents, health, welfare pension)

Maternity leave, childcare / care leave, menstrual leave, judge leave

-Paid leave (10 days in the first year, granted after the trial period)

* Casual clothes are very fine