DB Engineer - English only OK

Job Title: DB Engineer - English only OK
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Tokyo
Reference: 1379
Contact Name: Ben Cordier
Job Published: February 10, 2017 14:16

Job Description


  • Manage day-to-day operations of web applications, batch programs and related processes.
  • Co-ordinate with the users and helpdesk to investigate and resolve application issues.
  • Co-ordinate with the business users and IT department to add new features.
  • Monitor the systems for performance issues and identify issues proactively.
  • Design web application solutions and integrations with other systems.
  • Be responsible for estimating work, scheduling and planning releases.


  • Strong skills and experience on database development projects and database designing. 9+ years’ experience is desirable.
  • Experience on major databases like MSSQL, DB2 and Oracle is a must. Knowledge of SSRS is a must.
  • Database optimization, performance monitoring and database maintenance experience.
  • Good understanding and experience of end-to-end web application development, testing and deployment.
  • Knowledge and experience of SDLC and quality standards is desirable.
  • Ability to learn and pick up new technologies.
  • Good communication skills dealing with internal business users and IT department. Japanese communication is not mandatory.
  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline is preferred.

Job details

Language requirement
English (Fluent), Japanese (Basic)
Visa requirement