Tech Lead - Data Engineer

  • Remote OK - Anywhere in Japan
  • Full-time
  • September 7, 2023
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No relocation to Japan
(No visa sponsorship from overseas)
Language Requirements
Japanese: Conversational
English: Business Level
Minimum Experience
Senior or above

What we do

Our team consists of many engineers who pursue " cutting-edge technology" to develop brand new services (iOS/Android apps and web services). We have both planning and technical expertise, and we take charge of everything from planning to the development of creative projects using O2O, machine learning recommendations, video streaming, and other technologies.

In a nutshell

  • Define and implement physical or virtual data lakes and data warehouses to support data analysis and business intelligence.
  • Design and implement data layer and ETL designs to organize corporate data assets and data structures stored in the local environment.
  • Specify, design, and maintain data storage and access to data in accordance with business requirements.
  • Besides data engineering, you will also be responsible for some backend projects.
  • You will also be responsible for leading the development in offshore teams.

What makes us stand out

  • Develop products from scratch (0-1) opportunities 
  • We have delivered more than 2200 projects 
  • A wide range of technology, including MaaS/ Fin Tech/ IoT/ AI/VR 
  • A Diverse team 
  • As a global tech company, we share our knowledge worldwide for the best practice. 
  • Full flex working hours 
  • You can work from anywhere in Japan 
  • We offer a variety of career paths based on your goal 

Tech Stack

  • Frontend: TypeScript, Javascript 
  • Backend: Golang, Ruby, Node.js, Java, PHP 
  • Mobile: Flutter, Kotlin, Swift 
  • Frameworks: React, Vue.js, Node.js, Ruby on rails, Laravel, Spring boot 
  • Public cloud: AWS, Azure, GCP 
  • Database: RDB, NoSQL 
  • Project management: JIRA, Confluence, Backlog, Redmine 
  • Code management: Github 
  • Communication tools: Slack, Zoom 
  • Design tools: Figma, Adobe XD, Zeplin, Sketch


  • Experience in development, operation, and maintenance of data infrastructure
  • Knowledge of data visualization and utilization methods for data analysis and business intelligence
  • Experience in data collection and ETL using tools such as AWS Glue, Fluentd, Embulk, Digdag, Airflow, etc.
  • Experience in data analysis infrastructure, including the use of Apache Spark and Kafka
  • Operational experience with DWH technologies such as Redshift, BigQuery, and Snowflake
  • Experience building analysis infrastructure using AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Experience using BI tools such as Tableau, Power BI, Looker, etc.
  • Backend development experience using one of the following languages: Java, PHP, Ruby, Golang, or Node.js.
  • Japanese conversational skills 

Nice to have

  • Familiar with IoT technologies
  • Experience in agile development
  • Knowledge of web application development
  • Business English skills
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Development direction experience
  • Experience in development with overseas offshore teams

Monstarlab’s mission is to “Empower talent everywhere to engineer awesome products, services and ecosystems; building a brighter world for us all”. We provide solutions for a variety of our clients coming from different industries.

We have worked on more than 2200 projects and we need more members for our business/ service expansion.

We align with our clients to provide solutions for their success in business.

We are looking for candidates who are ambitious to learn the latest technologies and solve the challenges our clients have.

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