Junior Web Developer

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan Tokyo Tokyo-to JP
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 19 Aug 18 2018-08-19

Junior Web Developer

Unique chance to join a boutique financial firm in Tokyo as a junior developer, call me now if this is you!


  • Work with a small, close-knit team of strong IT professionals to create, implement and support high quality applications for this small, buy-side firm.
  • Work on moving existing applications from a currently used framework and language to a new, exciting platform.
  • Talk to developers overseas to understand the application landscape and how it interacts with the business.
  • Learn from senior staff members about what they do, and what the best practice is in the organisation.
  • Demonstrate your inquisitive nature by asking questions, giving input on high quality software design and coding practice.

Required skills
  • A solid background in computer science with an excellent grasp of the fundamentals of programming.
  • Some knowledge of working with Perl/Python/Laravel/SQL.
  • The ability to handle data processing and other adhoc requests when required.

Preferred skills
  • Knowledge of Centos or other Linux environment
  • Strong exposure to Laravel/PHP web development
  • Some financial background or knowledge is preferred but not required - you will have the chance to learn this on the job.

Personal Attributes
  • Must be a team player and willing to learn new technology

About our client

A small buy-side firm with people across APAC and a unique outlook.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.