We Create *

SPARK X LAB’s mission is to create platforms for individuals and organizations across all industries, in order to make people’s lives more comfortable and joyful.

What We Do

SPARK X LAB. plans to create platforms that start in Asian market which promises future economic growth and take off globally. We are not only creating platforms but also focusing efforts on raising brilliant entrepreneurs to create innovative platforms.

Who We Are

Jun Haranaga
CEO

Jun is founder of SPARK X LAB in Nov 2015. He also joined REAPRA, the parent company of SPARK X LAB as CTO in Sep 2015. He has affluent experiences about Technology/Engineering by engaging several CTO roles at Bracket, Piece of Cake and AGRIBUDDY Ltd etc. Jun has also created variety of web services and one of his accomplishments was handmade product market place “cooboo” acquired by GMO Pepabo. His career started from Yahoo Japan in 2001 and spent there for 3 years. Jun graduated from Aoyama Gakuin University with Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering.

Shuhei Morofuji
Director

Shuhei is Founder/CEO of REAPRA, the parent company of SPARK X LAB. He is also the founder of SMS [2175, TSE 1st section] and has been CEO for 11 years. SMS is one of the largest Asian healthcare information platforms through internet in 13 countries. SMS has engaged in over 30 businesses and acquired/invested over 20 companies all over the world. Shuhei has brought up SMS in $500M market capitalization and has personally invested in about 10 start-up companies and keeps supporting. He graduated from Kyushu University with B.A. in Economics.

Takeo Matsuda
Director

Takeo joined REAPRA, the parent company of SPARK X LAB in Jan 2015. Prior to REAPRA, he has totally 7 years' successful CFO experiences at Groupon Japan (acquired by Groupon, Inc. [Nasdaq, GRPN]) and Enigmo [3665, TSE Mothers]. His career includes investment banking for TMT sector at Lehman Brothers and audit at Deloitte. Since 2013 Takeo has been personally supporting more than 10 IT start-ups in Asian countries by seed investing. He earned MBA from University of Texas at Austin and B.A. in Economics from Keio University.

Recruit

Wanted! Founder Member in HCMC!!

We are looking for the software engineer & designer as founder member in HCMC. Working at SPARK X LAB offers many exciting opportunities to participate and create the business and service from scratch. If you are interested, please feel free to contact us.

Software Engineer, Backend, HCMC, Vietnam

Here are the kinds of skills we’re looking for:
  • - Experience with PHP or Ruby and JavaScript in Linux/Unix environment.
  • - Knowledge of RESTful routing and proper MVC architecture
  • - Experience dealing with 3rd-party APIs
  • - Database design, performance tuning and optimization. (MySQL/PostgreSQL)
Bonus points if you have:
  • - Familiar with IaaS, PaaS (like AWS, GCP, Heroku, GAE)
  • - Experience with developing API for mobile apps.
  • - Experience with modern web development (Agile, Immutable Infrastructure, TDD, ChatOps, CI, etc.)

Software Engineer, iOS, HCMC, Vietnam

Here are the kinds of skills we’re looking for:
  • - Experience with iOS application development (Objective-C and/or Swift)
  • - Experience with ship one or more iOS apps to AppStore
  • - Experience with the test, build, release engineering cycle
  • - Usability oriented mindset
  • - Knowledge of iOS design patterns and best practices
Bonus points if you have:
  • - Experience with automated testing framework
  • - Experience with backend development (PHP/Ruby/Python, JavaScript, MySQL/PostgreSQL) in Linux/Unix environment
  • - Experience with Android application development
  • - Experience with modern mobile development (Agile, CI, Reactive Programming, etc.)
  • - Product design experience with focus on user analytics

Software Engineer, Android, HCMC, Vietnam

Here are the kinds of skills we’re looking for:
  • - Experience with Android application development (Java and/or Kotlin)
  • - Experience with ship one or more Android apps to Google Play Store
  • - Experience with the test, build, release engineering cycle
  • - Knowledge of Android design patterns and best practices
  • - Usability oriented mindset
  • - Knowledge of Android design patterns and best practices
Bonus points if you have:
  • - Experience with automated testing framework
  • - Experience with backend development (PHP/Ruby/Python, JavaScript, MySQL/PostgreSQL) in Linux/Unix environment
  • - Experience with iOS application development
  • - Experience with modern mobile development (Agile, CI, Reactive Programming, etc.)
  • - Product design experience with focus on user analytics

UI Designer, HCMC, Vietnam

Here are the kinds of skills we’re looking for:
  • - Experience with UI designing mobile and web products
  • - Experience with prototyping mobile and web products
  • - Knowledge and understanding of Adobe products or Illustrator and Photoshop or similar tools (like Sketch)
  • - Communication skills to explain design decisions and thought process
Bonus points if you have:
  • - B.S. or M.S. Product design
  • - Understanding of design guideline for iOS/Android apps
  • - Experience with coding web products using HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • - Experience with prototyping in Interface Builder/Storyboard
  • - Experience with facilitating user testing of your user interface mockups and prototypes to get feedback for quick iterations

Details

Location

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Salary Expectation

USD $800 - $1500/month

Requirements

Skills for communicating in English or Japanese

Benefits

  • - Chances to build a great product and become key founders of the team
  • - Chances to work with latest technologies and tools
  • - Improvement in English communication and international communication standard
  • - Chances to create business and service from scratch
  • - Chances to work with well experienced entrepreneurs

If you are interested...

Email us at with the following:
  • 1. CV
  • 2. Link to your credential (GitHub, Bitbucket, Dribble, etc.)
  • 3. Any other your projects you think we should check out

Access

SPARK X LAB PTE.LTD.
79 Emerald Hill Road, Singapore 229355
SPARK X LAB Vietnam

Group

REAPRA PTE LTD

Parent Corporation
Parent Corporation REAPRA PTE LTD is the parent corporation of SPARK X LAB and the holding company of the group.

info@sparkxlab.com