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QA Engineer

Tokyo - engineeringqaengineer
English: fluent
Japanese: conversational
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description

As a QA Engineer you will be responsible for projects across various platforms. Our SNS application Yay! is continuing to grow its user base and to provide the excellent service we need to assure the Quality from our side. For nanameue, our Users come first and QA is the final line before we release it to our valued users.


  • Quality check and control of features before they are released
  • Work with the product team, designers, engineers and Customer Support team to establish and execute quality checks and controls
  • Confirm updates and featuresPlanning of configuration of new functions, etc.
  • Automated planning in the test process
  • Work in an Agile environment along with cross teams to execute project plans
  • Examines and analyzes web and application content for bugs
  • Other related duties as required


  • Experience in QA (Quality Assurance) for web services and mobile apps
  • Experience in creating and implementing test items
  • Experience with ticketing systems (Confluence, JIRA, Zephyr etc.)
  • Experience in writing test scripts
  • Knowledge of smartphone OS (Android, iOS)
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to details
  • Knowledge of the web and programming languages is a plus
  • Experience or interest in QA Automation is a plus
  • Self-starter attitude and an excellent work ethic


  • Fluent English
  • Japanese Level about N2

About the Company

Nanameue's story began in May, 2013. This start-up with roots in Tokyo and Thailand was founded to build connections between people through social networks. And now Nanameue has over 30 people in Tokyo building one of Japan's top ten chat applications.

With around 5 million concurrent users, their engineers have the opportunity to take on complex but rewarding technical challenges.

Being an international company, approximately half of their members come from overseas: they have members from places like Thailand, China, Malaysia, Philippines, Australia, and Brazil. And Nanameue use English as the official company language.


  • Competitive salary and performance based bonus plus standard social security insurance
  • Hybrid Work Environment
  • Flextime: Core time 11:00 to 15:00
  • For overseas candidates: Visa Support, Re-location assistance to help you start your life in Tokyo, including first-time airfare to Tokyo, and hotel room for two weeks while we help you search for housing
  • Holidays: Annual leave, Summer as well as Winter Holidays, Childcare and Family care leave
  • Support in buying the needed items to make your work easier: applications, large monitor even a good chair (unfortunately, pajamas not included; though, we are trying to get it approved soon
  • Transportation allowance OR if you live near the office, we will give you 20,000 JPY monthly towards your rent
  • We will subsidize books, language courses, conference tickets, and even paid apps
  • Annual Company trip (as we overcome travel restrictions)