Junior Software Engineer

  • Tokyo
  • Partial Remote
  • Full-time
  • March 26, 2024
Apply from Japan Only
No relocation to Japan
(No visa sponsorship from overseas)
Language Requirements
Japanese: Conversational
English: Business Level
Minimum Experience
Junior or above

Join our application development team to spearhead technical innovation at Zaiko, a dynamic startup poised to disrupt the entertainment industry. We are searching for a visionary Software Engineer who excels in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and is driven to engineer transformative creator platforms. If your passion lies in crafting cutting-edge solutions and leading technical innovation, join us. Together, we'll redefine entertainment, pushing boundaries and setting new ones. 



  • Collaborate in steering the technical journey, enhancing our organizational prowess.
  • Translate complex systems into comprehensible, manageable components.
  • Stay ahead of the curve with emerging tech trends to weave innovative features into our solutions.
  • Contribute to the creation of compelling products that captivate our global audience of creators and users.


Required Experience:

  • Solid understanding of software development principles and a track record of tackling complex problems.
  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science, related field, or an equivalent combination of education and practical experience. Graduates from a intensive coding boot camps.
  • Proven ability in building scalable software applications and a willingness to dive into new technological territories.


Bonus Qualifications:

  • 2 years of relevant work experience in software development or contributions to significant projects.
  • Demonstrated skills in PHP and Laravel.
  • Familiarity with AWS.
  • Experience with front-end frameworks such as Vue.js.
  • Understanding of web accessibility standards.
  • Basic conversational Japanese abilities are a plus but not required.


Position Details:

  • Type: Full-time, permanent position.
  • Hours: Flexible (core hours from 11:00 to 16:00).
  • Location: Minato-Ku, Tokyo.


Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Transportation and social insurance are covered.
  • Health checkups and flu vaccinations.
  • Potential for relocation assistance.


Holidays & Leave:

  • Standard weekends off and national holidays are observed.
  • Twenty days paid annual leave, plus additional special leave provisions (including year-end and childcare).


Join Us: Zaiko invites you to be a part of a multicultural, visionary team. We're not just creating products; we're shaping experiences that unite and delight people worldwide. If your drive is fueled by quality, innovation, and making a significant impact, Zaiko is the platform for you.

Zaiko is dedicated to creating a workplace free from harassment and discrimination.

Zaiko is developing a variety of creator-first services. Their goal is to create a platform where creators and fans can connect directly. By building this platform, Zaiko wants to realize a world where creators can succeed on their own.

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