Software Engineer (Web) Japanese Language Proficient

Job description and responsibilities

S/he will work as a part of our global team in designing and developing web applications for students and teachers in the Philippines, Indonesia, Japan, and the rest of the world to provide high-quality user experience resulting in a more effective, more efficient, and continuous productive learning.

Technologies and tools used at Quipper:
Language: Ruby, JavaScript, etc.
Framework: Ruby on Rails, React.js, Backbone.js, Marionette.js, etc.
Database: MongoDB, Redis, PostgreSQL
Infrastructure: AWS, Heroku, GCP

Knowledge, skills, and abilities


  • Empathy with our mission “Distributors of Wisdom” and for our style of Engineering
  • Experience in developing standard Web applications
  • With at least Japanese Language Proficiency Test Certificate level N2


  • Output activity online as a software developer e.g. blog, GitHub
  • Experience in development using Ruby on Rails
  • Experience in developing rich front-end such as React, Backbone.js
  • Experience in writing tests for their code
  • Experience in CI/CD
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment
  • Positive results-oriented outlook
  • Flexible (easily adjusts to sudden changes) and willing to perform various tasks
  • Strong interpersonal, intrapersonal, and analytical skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage deadline schedules
  • Has good oral and written English communication skills

Work arrangement

  • Remote work setup (especially due to COVID-19)
  • Flexible working schedule

Why apply to us?

  • Competitive salary
  • HMO upon regularization with additional 1 dependent (fully covered by the Company)
  • 10 VL and 10 SL (unused SL is convertible to cash annually)
  • Promotion opportunities
  • Government-mandated benefits

Are you interested and passionate to revolutionize education?
Apply now and be a Distributor of Wisdom.
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