Lead FrontEnd Manager

  • Tokyo
  • Remote OK
  • Full-time
  • December 23, 2023
7,500,000 - 11,000,000 JPY /yr
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Relocation to Japan 👍
(Overseas visa sponsorship supported)
Language Requirements
Japanese: Not Required 👍
English: Business Level
Minimum Experience
Senior or above


One of our members concurrently manages the FrontEnd team, but as the organization expands and new business begins, more management responsibilities are being added. At this time, we are looking for a dedicated technical expert to make the FrontEnd team stronger.

While this role also requires People/Project management, it mainly focuses on hands-on technical expertise. 

What You Will Do

  • Help with members' development tasks, to work on their professional expertise and to offer guidance and advice for their challenges and development goals.
  • Not only responsible for his or her team management, but also works in a scum like everybody else.
  • By demonstrating professional expertise and touching with reality, the lead frontend manager should consider future architecture, vision and need to understand current technical debts, complexity.
  • Brainstorm with Product Managers, Designers, Backend, and Frontend Engineers to build new features, and architectures.
  • FrontEnd development by using `TypeScript`, `React.js` , `Next.js`, and so on.
  • BFF development by using `TypeScript`, `GraphQL`, `Nest.js` and so on.
  • Work with Product Manager, Program Manager, and Agile Coach to help front-end engineers develop efficiently
  • Constantly consider the balance between the time required for system improvements and the time used to deliver the functionality required by the business, and optimize it in discussions with the stakeholder.
  • Discuss front-end technical direction with senior front-end engineers and tech leads to formulate and plan technology.
  • Conduct code reviews, and make technical contributions to product architecture as well as getting involved in solving bugs and delivering small features
  • Contribute to the sense of psychological safety on your team
  • Hold regular 1:1's with all members in your team
  • Give regular and clear feedback around the individual’s performance

Technical Skills / Experiences

  • 7+ years of building software development with software development.
  • 3+ years of building software development with React.
  • Deep understanding of React and TypeScript and dom.
  • Experience with building single-page applications with TypeScript.
  • Experience in interface design of web API.
  • Accessibility, internationalization, or localization.
  • Strong UX and design sensibilities and an interest in sweating the small stuff.

Soft Skills

  • English(90% of engineers are non-Japanese.)
  • Highly organized person.
  • Have motivation for team development.
  • Continuously learn new technologies and find ways to solve issues and requirements.
  • Can be accountable for driving project execution.
  • Continuously learn new technologies and find ways to solve issues and requirements.
  • Be able to weigh several, and often conflicting constraints and make decisions in a fast-moving and quickly-growing company.

Nice to Have

  • Practical experience in evaluation and feedback of people
  • Experience in managing off-shore engineers
  • Experience in budgeting
  • Better understanding of docker, k8s, AWS, terraform.
  • Experience in restructuring legacy products
  • Experience in the financial / prop-tech industry.
  • Experience in development with graphQL, BFF.
  • Experience in development with grpc.
  • Experience in development with nest.js.
  • Communication in Japanese (not required)

WealthPark is a start-up that helps investors and real estate companies manage their assets. It's a global company with offices in Tokyo, Taipei, Hong Kong, New York.

WealthPark's goal is to help all the personal investors in the world invest in alternative assets, with a focus on real estate. Their online platform is built with this in mind, and to help modernize the global real estate industry.

Since starting their US business in November 2018, they've been aggressively expanding into the tech community there, and WealthPark NYC is one of the only officially recognized US real estate start-ups that started in Japan. WealthPark is at the forefront of the US real estate industry in New York.

WealthPark has already made it from 0 to 1, and now they're focused on getting from 1 to 10. They want to build an even larger, more diverse team to further expand their product and achieve global success. We recommend WealthPark highly for those that want to work on a diverse team in English.

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  • WealthPark Business
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  • WealthPark Asset Management
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