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Updated 2019-05-24
Activated 2019-05-15

Software Product Manager

  • ★★★ Senior Level
Company Name

Ahead Group

Job Type
Ahead Group
IT (Other) - Other
Industry IT Consulting
Location Asia Japan Tokyo

Job Description Ahead Group is looking for a Software Product Manager to join our partner, a Finance Company, in Tokyo.


Identifying customer needs and market opportunities through research and data analysis
Identifying and filling product gaps, and generating new ideas to improve market share
Creating buy-in for product visions, both inside and outside the company
Developing product positioning strategies
Working closely with the engineering team to solve problems and create innovative products
Assessing the market competition by comparing company products to our competitors’ products
Working with executives, stakeholders, marketing, and public relations to drive product launches
Evaluating promotional plans to ensure that they are consistent with product line strategy and that the message is effectively conveyed
Translating product strategy into detailed requirements and prototypes
Managing product development from inception to production, and performing market impact analysis

Qualifications Required:

Excellent verbal communication skills in English and Japanese
2-5 years of experience working as a product manager
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
Experience managing all aspects of a product throughout the entire lifecycle
Experience developing product and positioning strategies
Experience communicating with teams who have different goals
Experience making recommendations to executives


Experience coordinating product development cycles and software development schedules
Ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs, and evaluate new ideas
Experience working with projects that involve multiple teams
Experience designing products and defining requirements
English Level Business Conversation Level (TOEIC 735-860)
Japanese Level Business Level(JLPT Level 2 or N2)
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 7000K - JPY 10000K   

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