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Android エンジニア (Android Engineer)

Match Group Tokyo | Hybrid
EN: none
JP: business
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description

At Match Group (NASDAQ: MTCH), millions of members use our products every month and our customers go on tens of thousands of dates every single day. Our reach and impact are staggering. We believe that no business brings more happiness to more people than ours; we can never forget the impact we have on society and most importantly, our community members.Pairs (ペアーズ) is Match Group's flagship service and the leading online dating brand in Japan, used by more than 15 million people in Japan and Taiwan.

Since its launch 10 years ago in 2012, we have received success stories from over 500,000 people and gave birth to 7% of married couples in Japan in 2021.

Our mission is to spark meaningful connections for every single person worldwide. In the 20+ years since we pioneered online dating, hundreds of millions of members from all ages, races, genders, sexual orientations, and backgrounds have used our apps to form meaningful connections.

We are currently seeking the Android Engineer to accelerate the growth of our dating and matchmaking service "Pairs." 

You will be responsible for the entire process of planning, developing, and releasing new features and improvements for Pairs. This role will also be expected to contribute to ongoing enhancements to the Android app development.


1. Android app development for Pairs

  • You will be involved in projects for developing new features and improving existing functionalities of the app;
  • The projects follow the Scrum development methodology, emphasizing speed and efficiency;
  • We expect everyone to proactively drive initiatives, not limited to development tasks.

2. Continuous improvement for ongoing development

  • You will be responsible for driving necessary improvements to ensure continuous development and maintenance;
  • We expect you to stay updated with the latest trends and incorporate relevant advancements into the app.


Minimum Requirements

  • Attitude of driving projects with a collaborative mindset;
  • Strong commitment to improving programming skills and knowledge for the purpose of enhancing quality and development efficiency;
  • Experience in Android app development using Java or Kotlin;
  • Experience in app development utilizing asynchronous programming with considerations for re-entrancy, such as data retrieval and updates through Web APIs;
  • Business-level or above proficiency in Japanese language.

Welcome Requirements

  • Business-level or above English proficiency for effective communication;
  • Experience as a tech lead or architect in Android app development;
  • Experience in releasing personal apps;
  • Experience as an open-source software (OSS) developer.

About the Company

Match Group is on a mission to spark meaningful connections for every single person in the world. Founded 25-years ago, Match pioneered the concept of online dating and continues to foster innovation in the online dating industry daily. With more than 20 offices around the world, the company operates more than 45 brands under its portfolio including Match, OkCupid, Tinder, and Hinge. Today, hundreds of millions of singles have found a meaningful connection using a Match Group product.

Employment Type

  • Regular employee (probationary period: 3 months)


  • Base salary + 45 hours of deemed overtime + bonus / To be determined according to our company's regulations, taking experience and ability into consideration.
  • Salary increase: Salary increase will be determined once a year based on regular interviews with the supervisor.
  • Bonus: Paid once a year according to the level of contribution to the company's performance.

Working Hours

  • Flexible working hours, hybrid remote working


  • Annual holidays: 130 days (actual for 2022)
  • 2 days off per week / Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays
  • Summer and winter vacations
  • Paid vacations
  • Special leave (birthday leave, anniversary leave, etc.)
  • Special leave (birthday leave, anniversary leave, etc.)
  • Paternity/childcare leave, menstrual leave, etc.