Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails) with Japanese proficiency

Job description

This is a very challenging and exciting position who would like to learn and work in various field such as:

  • Understanding the specification written in Japanese and figuring out the way to implement with you and other non-Japanese speakers
  • Leading a team by technical skill and communication (Generally, each team has members both in Vietnam and Japan)
  • Development with Ruby on Rails
  • Testing

You will have opportunities to cooperate with members in different departments and different locations. You can improve your skills and figure out your potential abilities as well.


  • Language: Japanese (native or bilingual proficiency to understand financial related documents) and English (limited working proficiency)
  • More than 2 years of experience as a backend software engineer (You will have a Ruby coding challenge)
  • More than 1 year of experience in project management
  • Experience with MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Motivation to learn new programming languages and techniques

Nice to have

  • Experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Familiarity with unit test in Rails
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services
  • Experience working or studying in Japan
  • Knowledge of the Scrum framework
  • Interested in business/finance

Why You'll Love Working Here

  • 100% Japanese startup company
  • Top fintech company in Japan
  • English-speaking environment
  • Listed on the market of the high-growth and emerging stocks of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
  • A ruby committer belongs to our company
  • Personal financial management service which has No.1 market share in Japan
  • Opportunities to provide services for the Vietnamese market, Southeast Asian market

About our parent company, Money Forward, Inc in Japan


  • Salary review:Twice a year
  • Bonus:13th-month salary (Bonus for Vietnamese new year)
  • Paid leave:Additional 3-day vacation (15 days in total)
  • Award:Monthly Culture Hero, Half-year MVP for excellent employees
  • Devices:MacBook + Dell Monitor
  • Working hour:Monday to Friday, flexible working hour
  • Insurance:Pay Social Insurance, Health Insurance, Unemployment Insurance with full salary
    Voluntary health insurance (Bao Viet Tokio Marine Insurance 24/7)
  • Health care:Annual health check
  • Others:Grab expenses on the party day
    Free bike parking
    Free fruit and coffee
    Play Station, billiard,...

Apply now

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