Pangea
A social networking alternative
Social Networking・Tokyo, Japan・11 to 50 employees
Who are we?

Pangea is a Tokyo-based startup building an open community social networking platform.

We’re transitioning from a pre-launch small engineering team to a post-launch medium size team. We provide a nice and flexible work environment, with a competitive compensation package and benefits.

Pangea is located in Tokyo, Japan and Chengdu, China and is an equal opportunity employer.

PANGEA株式会社 - TENOHA LAB 20-23 Daikanyama, Shibuya, Tokyo

What do we do?

Launching this Fall on iPhone, Android and Web, Pangea is a social networking alternative that uses specific groups that allow users to easily choose what they share with friends, close friends, family, colleagues or the whole world. Pangea supports an open community architecture for social networking.

Pangea's Opportunities
  • Full Time
    Social Networking・Tokyo, Japan
    Social Networking・Tokyo, Japan・Full Time
    Languages
    EnglishBusiness
    JapaneseConversational
    Description

    The primary function of the Project Manager is to most efficiently manage the cycle of feature idea to feature release. We have multiple teams (iOS, Android, Web, Backend) in multiple locations (Japan and China), and have also begun using several freelance engineers within each team. The Project Manager will need to understand software development and resource management, to assist engineering team leaders in effectively leveraging internal and external resources to meet milestone deadlines and deliver the best possible product.

    Responsibilities:

    • Manage new feature life cycle from idea generation to feature release.
    • Collaborate closely with team leaders to implement features following a realistic schedule.
    • Exchange daily with the CEO and team leaders about deliverables and issues to be solved.
    • Manage external contractors to help teams meet milestone deadlines with high quality.
    • Focus on milestones, team communication and tasks scheduling.
    Requirements
    • Solid command of spoken and written English.
    • Knowledge of Chinese is not required, but a plus.
    • 2 years of programming experience
    • 2 years of project management experience in a very fast-paced environment.
    Benefits

    Salary Range: Depending on experience

    • Stock Options, Bonus & Benefits
  • Full Time
    Social Networking・Tokyo, Japan
    Social Networking・Tokyo, Japan・Full Time
    Languages
    EnglishConversational
    JapaneseConversational
    Description

    The primary function of the Backend Team Leader is to manage the backend engineering team and cooperate with front-end development teams and product designers. We have multiple teams (iOS, Android, Web, Backend) in multiple locations (Japan and China), and have also begun using several freelance engineers within each team.

    Responsibilities:

    • Collaborate closely with product teams to implement the designed features.
    • Responsible for the overall backend, core technology, architecture, continuous integration.
    • Focus on architecture design, core component development, coding style and code review targeting the best quality over speed.
    Requirements
    • Working knowledge of spoken and written English.
    • 4 years of Backend Java experience.

    Nice additions:

    • Experience with Solr, Spark, and Kafka at scale.
    • Experience with CI tools, Docker, and Kubernetes.
    • Social App experience is a good plus.
    Benefits

    Salary Range: Depending on experience

    • Stock Options, Bonus & Benefits