Platform Infrastructure Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan Tokyo Tokyo-to JP
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 21 Aug 18 2018-08-21

Platform Infrastructure Engineer

Develop the infrastructure service of the most widely recognized mobile application.


  • Plan and build the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Platform, using OpenStack as well as the company-developed controller.
  • Use Ceph in order to plan and develop the company's storage services, which are based on a distributed storage system.
  • Participate in the development process of incorporating the infrastructure components of the company mobile app service into the a private cloud.
  • Design and develop the Linux container platform.

Required skills
  • At least two years of experience managing and developing the infrastructure of a content provider.
  • At least two years of experience with Python, Perl or Java.
  • Experience developing with MySQL.
  • Work experience with Linux.

Preferred skills
  • Knowledge and experience in implementing OpenStack.
  • Experience implementing and operating content clusters using Mesos, Kubertes, etc.
  • Past experience with distributed storage systems as well as CDN / DNS / RDBMS.

Personal Attributes
  • Team player who is effective at managing and leading others.
  • Analytical mindset, with strong problem-solving skills.

About our client

One of the largest mobile app developers in the country, its apps are universally recognized in Japan and well known throughout the world.

You will be working as part of a company that values innovation and adaptability. With policies such as its flexible work hours, this is a fantastic opportunity for front-end developers looking for a more liberating and open-minded environment than the traditional workplace.

The team plays an instrumental role in building the backbone of the company's most well-known product. You will be able to learn new technical skills in a fast-paced work environment.

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