Platform Devops Engineer


About Paidy Inc.


Paidy is Japan's pioneer and leading BNPL service with the mission to spread trust through society and to give people room to dream.

Paidy offers instant, monthly-consolidated credit to consumers by removing hassles from payment and purchase experiences. Paidy uses proprietary models and machine learning to underwrite transactions in seconds and guarantee payments to merchants. Paidy increases revenue for merchants by reducing the number of incomplete transactions, increasing conversion rates, boosting average order values, and facilitating repeat purchases from consumers.


Paidy continues to innovate to make shopping easier and more fun both online and offline. For more information, please visit


Paidy Engineering


The Engineering organization consists of more than 60 people divided in Product Engineer, Merchant Engineering, Front End Engineering, Platform Services, Data Engineering, Operations, Information Security and IT and Back-end Engineering. 


Position Overview / Purpose of your role


As a platform devops engineer you will be responsible to design, evolve and maintain developer and production platforms in Paidy. That includes CI/CD pipelines, test and production environments.

You will design and help drive platform alignment of solutions across Paidy. Candidates will be involved in hands-on activities including POCs, design, documentation, development and test of infrastructure and automation.  Must be flexible and willing to switch tasks based on the team's needs.

We are looking for strong technologists who are passionate to solve large scale computer engineering problems, in a repeatable and maintainable way.


Your Duties & Responsibilities


●        Define, design, and automate complex infrastructural tasks

●        Work with developers to continuously improve platform automation, monitoring, alerting and stability to meet market needs with respect to functionality, performance, availability, scalability and reliability

●        Ability to find and help fix infrastructure, performance, scalability, and other live issues in a very time critical environment

●        Help the team recognize potential infrastructure or security issues, and create a plan to solve them

●        Work with developers and platform engineers to continuously refine and improve our Change Management and Incident Management processes

●        Participate in Level 2 production support rota

●        Effectively communicate status, issues, and risks in a precise and timely manner.


Your skills and experience


●        (Mandatory) Experience in creating, maintaining and optimizing CI/CD pipeline

●        Experience in managing and supporting production environments

●        Experience in managing the infrastructure of microservice based, highly distributed, scalable, concurrent and low latency systems

●        (Mandatory) Excellent knowledge of AWS - networking, IAM, EC2

●        (Mandatory) Excellent knowledge of at least one of the following

●        Infrastructure definition with Terraform

●        Infrastructure definition with CloudFormation

●        Apache Cassandra

●        Apache Kafka

●        Monitoring system with Datadog and Pagerduty

●        Infrastructure security

●        Good troubleshooting skills of cloud infrastructure

●        Excellent communication and writing skills

●        Demonstrate a high level of curiosity, pride of ownership and strive for excellence Experience supporting a high-volume operations environment

Paidy team will ask about your user experiences with Paidy App during the interview. Please download Paidy App and try it out!

- iOS:

- Android:

For those who are not able to download Paidy App, due to the regional restrictions, please be advised that you download the similar App, such as Klarna, Afterpay, Affirm and so forth, and come up with your opinions on these applications and services.


Paidy Values


Be a winner / 勝ちにこだわる

  • Beat expectations / 常に期待値を超える
  • Display surprising speed / 人をスピードで驚かす
  • Embrace risk / リスクを恐れない


Own it and deliver / 結果を出す

  • Commit to what, when and how to deliver/ 目的・やり方・期限にコミットする。
  • Own the actions to deliver / 結果のためのアクションにこだわる
  • Embrace conflict when needed to deliver results / 必要なら対立・衝突も恐れない


Play an integral role / 大切なピースになる

  • Make an irreplaceable contribution to our business / 替えの効かない貢献をする
  • Embrace and bridge differences in language and culture / 皆が言語と文化の架け橋になる
  • Raise the bar / スタンダードを上げ続ける