2017 Top Jobs in Japan Week 45

Source: Gaijin Pot

Check back each week as we look through the database of jobs in Japan that have been posted to GaijinPot and pick the ones we think are most interesting. You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.

Software Engineer (Meguro, Tokyo)

  • English, Chinese or Japanese
  • Visa sponsorship available
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field
  • Negotiable salary

Build the next generation crypto-currency exchange software at Binance in Meguro, Tokyo. Ideal candidates need to speak at least one of the following languages: English, Japanese or Chinese. A bachelor degree in a technical field is mandatory but a computer science, computer engineering or software engineering-related degree would be highly valued. Your duty as a software engineer will be to work on all parts of stack: UI, middleware, backend and devOps.


Video Game 2D Graphic Designer (Shinagawa, Tokyo)

  • English: Business level
  • Japanese: None
  • Proficiency in Illustrator/Photoshop
  • Visa sponsorship available

The 2D graphic designer is responsible for creating high-fidelity art assets and implementing them for use in the interface and associated media campaigns. This includes character and prop illustration, UI elements such as buttons and icons, also conceptual investigations into the visual aesthetics of future products. Japanese language skills or other language proficiency would be a bonus.


Coordinator (Setagaya, Tokyo)

  • English: Fluent
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • ¥200,000 ~ ¥300,000 / Month
  • Part-time hours available
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Must have a valid working visa

Savvy 3 is a bilingual fashion and retail consultancy with offices in Tokyo, New York and Paris, advising major brands like Forever21, Tommy Bahama or Josie Natori on how to expand Japanese market share as well as helping Japanese and foreign retail companies find business partners in Japan and abroad. Only conversational Japanese required!


Accounting Manager (Tokyo)

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