Senior Software Engineer

  • Tokyo
  • Partial Remote
  • Full-time
  • April 5, 2024
8,000,000 - 13,000,000 JPY /yr
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Language Requirements
Japanese: Conversational
English: Business Level
Minimum Experience
Senior 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 Senior 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. 

Zaiko - Client Stories


  • Guide the technical direction to improve organizational efficiency.
  • Communicate complex systems and functionalities with clarity.
  • Keep abreast of technological advancements to introduce innovative solutions.
  • Create products that engage and inspire our global community of creators and users.

Required Experience:

  • Strong foundation in coding principles with a history of tackling intricate problems.
  • Experience in mentorship and setting and achieving development milestones.
  • Bachelor's or Master's in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
  • Skilled in building scalable applications and open to learning new technologies.

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in PHP and Laravel.
  • Knowledge of AWS Media Services, RTMP, and HLS.
  • Experience with Vue or React Native.
  • Understanding of accessibility standards.
  • Conversational ability in Japanese is advantageous.

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.
  • 20 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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