App UI UX Designer – Rakuten


Job Description

This is a new business to make an application integrating more than 70 services that Rakuten develops. It’s possible to use a variety of services of the group with this one app. We will expand globally as a platform to cooperate with and even include external partner companies.

By connecting the entire group and the external partner’s services, we will be working to enhance the user experience and grow the ecosystem of the entire group.

This role is required to make website designs and plans based on Rakuten group’s core strategy including leading the website design, page layout and graphic by unifying diversified elements from designer’s point of view such as  what users wants and what contents will be needed in the future. Please design websites considering new possibilities, and not be constrained by conventional image of Rakuten group. 


  • UI architect, page and interaction design for new service and feature for smartphone App
  • Simple web page design creation such as LP



  • More than 3 years’ experience of App or web design
    *Please submit your portfolio
    (Experience of using tools such as Sketch, Photoshop)
  • Graphic design or logo and icon
  • General understanding of HCD (Human Centered Design)
  • Basic knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • TOEIC over 800
    *TOEIC is not necessary for people who have English skill equivalent or more than written above
  • Japanese Requirement: Business Level


  • Experience in smartphone App/web UI architect and direction
  • Experience in smartphone App/web UI prototyping
  • General understanding of HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience in EC or large scale web site operation and direction
  • Experience in design creation based on design regulation, or design regulation definition

About Rakuten


  • Vacations
  • Holidays: Saturday, Sunday and National Holidays
  • Summer/Winter Holidays, Paid Vacations and Special Leave


  • On Boarding Orientation
  • Career Training
  • Management Training
  • Global Experience Program(GEP)


  • Social Insurances(Pension, Health, Employment, Unemployment)
  • Commuting Expense
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Sports Club for a discounted price
  • Visa Support
  • Daycare for kids

Other Services

  • Cafeteria (Free Breakfast and Lunch and Dinner)
  • Library
  • Convenience Stores
  • Rakuten Clinic a fee
  • Rakuten Pharmacy a fee
  • Rakuten Fitness Club&Spa a fee
  • Rakuten Hair Salon a fee
  • Laundry Service a fee
  • Massage and Acupuncture Service a fee


  • Auxiliary Funds for Club Activities
  • Baseball(Rakuten Golden Eagles’s game available at discounted price)

Work Location: Indoor Passive Smoking Countermeasures: Yes (indoor smoking prohibited)