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Updated 2020-09-23
Activated 2020-09-14

Web Application Development Manager
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  • ★★★★ Manager Level
Company Name

Ahead Group

Job Type
Ahead Group
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Web Application SE
Industry Insurance
Location Asia Japan Tokyo

Job Description Job Description:

• From the business needs, collaborate with business divisions, analysts, IT development vendors, regional representatives, infrastructure personnel, architects, and other stakeholders to develop optimal system solutions
• Manage Scope / Budget / Resource / Risk / Strategic Priority. Propose System Solutions / Lead Decisions or Report Recommendations to Top Managers / Authorized Personnel
• Review the IT development vendor's estimate, project plan, and deliverables. Track the projects are delivered to meet the agreed schedule / budget
• Manage the outsourcing partner ( in house / as well as external vendor )
• Review the test plan for quality control and support test execution.
• Devise the plan for Production cut over and drive according to it. Need to make sure the alignment of different stake holders are in place during the production cut over
• Respond to inquiries from each department concerned, troubles / problems, enhancement to the system after production cut over

• Around 7-10 years of working experience on web application development / mobile application development (E.g. Enterprise Web application / Micro service / Cloud Native Application development experience) [Must have]
• He / She should be proficient bi-lingual ( Japanese : Fluent ; English: Business level ) [Must have]
• Application development experience with offshore IT development vendor [Must have]
• It is desirable to have 3 years of experience in Insurance industry as IT system analyst / system engineer [Nice to have]
• It is desirable to have project leader experience [Nice to have]
• Experience in Agile development method [Nice to have]

Skills and abilities:

• Fairly good technical knowledge on web application development / mobile application development / Understanding of system development process (essentially essential) [Must have]
• Responding flexibly to change[Must have]
• Willing to learn new technologies including hands on[Must have]
• Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, presentation), reporting ability to management ( both in Japanese and English ) [Must have]
• Able to communicate well with business[Must have]
• Logical thinking and powerful analytical skills
• Problem · Problem solving ability and negotiation skill
• Being part of the team, need to make sure exhibits the team leadership skills and result oriented
• People who understand insurance products and insurance business
English Level Business Conversation Level (TOEIC 735-860)
Japanese Level Fluent(JLPT Level 1 or N1)
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 9000K - JPY 11000K   
Other Salary
Social Insurance
Commuting/Transportation Allowance
Education Training
Holidays Five-Day Workweek
Paid Holidays


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