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Updated 2020-05-28
Activated 2020-05-21

Data Solutions Engineer - Insurance Industry

  • ★★★★ Manager Level
Company Name

Ahead Group

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

Job Description Summary of Responsibilities:

This person will be the lead contact of IM department to integrate with other teams in business and IT.

Additionally the person will manage 2 teams; the Business Systems Data Analysis team and the Program/Project Management team.

Principal Responsibilities:

Interfacing with Business, IT and Global teams, understanding and negotiating the scope of projects, tasks, initiatives.
Bringing the requirements into IM and performing initial assessment, investigation, analysis leveraging his team of BSA.
Accepting or Rejecting the requests during the intake process after discussions with the IM management and other teams.
Delivering the “ask” to the Project Management team for breaking down into tasks, prioritization, budgeting of resources and money. Interface with Technology Services team for the proper delegation of the PM tasks and execution phase.
Monitor the management of the programs / projects during execution and ensure that the requirements are correctly understood, and implementation is meeting the set goals.
Very good understanding of business processes and functions, with proven record and background in Analysis, Analytics, and business engagement in Insurance industry.
Excellent understanding of the solutions offered by the IM department and the Hadoop ecosystem and it’s components, with hands on experience in Zeppelin, Spark, Scala, Python and R.
Good understanding of IT resources and budgeting, eg cost analysis of infrastructure, vendor management, FTE costs, etc.
Able to manage a team of BSA and delivery with their help concise documentation of existing system processes.

Knowledge/Skills/Competencies Required:

Proven record of interfacing with Business and IT, managing stakeholders from various multiple teams.
Mathematical background and solid understanding of technologies ranging from legacy Cobol Mainframe and Infrastructure (networks, firewalls) to SDLC processes, tools, methodologies, developing languages, etc.
Strong analytical skills and proven record of legacy technologies, and business requirements building
Managing a small team of experts and guiding into discovery of systems, flows, processes.
Analyzing data of very large size quickly and efficiently and Hadoop platform

Personal Attributes:

Patient with very good people skills
Japanese and English Business level (reading Japanese requirements)
Able to present in front of senior audience and clearly articulate solutions related topics, logic and design decisions.
Company Info [Measures against passive smoking] No smoking indoors allowed
English Level Fluent (TOEIC 865-)
Japanese Level Business Level(JLPT Level 2 or N2)
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 9000K - JPY 15000K   
Job Contract
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