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Back-end Node.js Game Developer (English speaker)

Motivo Inc
Tokyo, Japan
December 24, 2018


■ Job Description

We are seeking for smartphone Game Back-end Developers with good experience of Node.js to join our team in Tokyo, Japan.

In this role, you will be asked to:

- Analyze product specification, comment and suggest improvement on them wherever possible

- According to specifications, develop the server-side code

- Assist front-end engineers in their use of the developed features

- In collaboration with server ops, analyze production data, identify errors and bottlenecks and work on optimizing and fixing issues

■ Required Experience

- English (Conversational level)

- Experience with Node.js and a deep understanding of JavaScript

- Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases

- Second programming language (Java, Python, C/C++/ObjC, C#, Perl, Go, PHP, Ruby, etc.)

- Must live in Tokyo or wish to relocate

■ Additional Desired Skill

- Experience with HTML5 development

- Experience with smartphones and/or social game development

- Japanese (at least a basic level and a willingness to learn)

- Operational knowledge of a coffee machine

- Additional languages

■ Other Requirements

- English

- University Bachelor's Degree

■ Compensation and Facilities

- 4,000,000JPY - 8,000,000

- Visa Sponsorship

- Standard Labour Benefits

- Others (Relocation, Japanese Lessons, Holidays, are negotiable during the interviews)

■ Who can apply for this position?

We are looking for developers from different nationalities, very active and who want to develop different services. It doesn't matter if you are a freshman or an experienced developer, we have different kinds of internal teams which allow us to set you up with the right team and projects in order to scale your skills.

■ Company mission with the developers:

One of our main missions is to deliver a good service to clients but also increase the skills of our internal developers in order to develop more internal services.

■ Visa Sponsorship:

In order to apply for the visa, the candidate must have his/her license or certification (University Degree) or have more than 10 years experience as a developer with documents that prove his/her job career (recommendation letters, job certification).

Once we get all the documents we apply for your visa, this process usually takes from 1 to 2 months if you have a university degree.

If you are applying for 10-years experience without the university degree the process might take as max 6 months.

■ About Motivo

Motivo is a privately held recruitment and consulting organization based in Tokyo. We have well-established, reliable and direct networks and access to Japanese B2B companies in different IT fields all over Japan. Our mission is to help globalize Japanese businesses by providing highly skilled, globally sourced candidates

We offer a competitive advantage in delivering exceptional talent to our clients by also providing support relocation and visa processes. Taking care of all the facets of global recruitment.

Our entire staff has years of experience in IT, project management, and marketing. This allows us to understand that having a well-structured team can help empower companies to succeed.