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チームリーダー / Team Lead (APIs)

Job Title: チームリーダー / Team Lead (APIs)
Contract Type: 正社員
Location: Tokyo
Salary: 9 - 12 Million Yen Annually
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 641723
Contact Name: Tanya Tang
Contact Email:
Job Published: 約2年 前

Job Description

Our client is a pioneer of Live Data Management - making all your organization's data connected, current, and easily accessible to the people and algorithms that drive your business success.

The right candidate has a proven track record of success and a passion for developing APIs that are a central part of the product, integrating with internal systems as well as client facing. You should have knowledge of libraries and frameworks, operating systems, REST APIs, and similar. You will work both independently and lead a team in designing, implementing, and testing functionalities in large data environments.

**Management Level Position also Available!

Job Duties:

  • Lead our API team, enabling and facilitating engagement with the other development teams
  • Drive technical design, specifications, and implementation for our product from an APIs standpoint
  • Collaborate with Frontend / Backend developers and interface with their systems, ensuring compatibility both ways
  • Be a thought leader in terms of how our APIs should evolve
  • Keep abreast of novel technical concepts that we should adopt (or not)
  • Ensure scalability and performance are always primary concerns during development
  • Lead process improvement initiatives to improve quality and timeliness of deliverables with high predictability
  • Work in a high pace, dynamic, agile development organization

Required Skills

  • 7+ years of experience with full stack development
  • At least 1 year of experience in a technical or team leadership role
  • Experience writing RESTful APIs in Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with SQL and Relational Databases in a production environment
  • Knowledge of the design patterns at play when designing an API serving a UI
  • An understanding the importance of testing above all when it comes to production-quality code
  • Strong sense of project ownership and responsibility
  • Familiar with cloud technologies (AWS)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated initiative to stay abreast of technology advancements
  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Solid read/written English communication skills and basic verbal skills as well

We would be thrilled if you

  • Had previous experience working on a large web application
  • Had contributed to a production-grade web application handling high traffic
  • Had experience in developing a fully managed cloud service
  • Were experienced with NoSQL and/or Key-Value data stores
  • Were experienced with microservices oriented architectures and authentication/authorization challenges
  • Submitted a GitHub link to one of your projects or profile along with your resumè
  • Business Level English
  • Plus for Business Level Japanese