IT Solutions Owner - Insurance industry

Ahead Group
JPY 9,000,000 - 10,000,000
Tokyo, Japan

Posted 2020-Jul-06

Job Description

    Ahead Group is looking for a Solution Owner to join a major player in the Insurance industry, partner with their Business sections and help them build and deliver the solutions. This is a hands-on technical leadership role initially focused on building the customer centric IT service, maintaining them and delivering continuous improvements.


    - Partner with the product owners and build the services with IT vendors that are customer centric and differentiate us from our competitors.
    - Own and maintain the technical excellence of our services and ensure all the underlying technologies are kept up-to-date.
    - Control the IT service/maintenance activities of the system.
    - Lead the technology design and implementation of underlying applications that are secure and scalable while offering superior user experience (UX) and performance.
    - Deliver continuous improvements in partnership with the Business Unit.
    - Lead, manage and mentor a group of developers (internal and external).
    - Provide innovative ideas and solutions to problems.

Job Requirement


    - Experience delivering strategic business-enabling applications, eventually managing a portfolio of applications.
    - Experience managing or participating in large projects collaborating with regional/global teams and multiple stakeholders.
    - Strong grasp of information security standards, principles and how they apply to business applications.
    - Program/project management experience with excellent issue and risk management skills.
    - Operational experience with IT providers, Software editor and packages (define, manage and govern delivery KPIs).
    - Experience driving project and process improvements via commercial software packages.
    - Have a strong working knowledge of the following technologies – Java, Oracle, Web technologies and Linux.
    - Having deep billing system knowledge is a plus.
    - Understanding of ITIL ver.3.0 preferred.
    - A collaborative & flexible quick action taker who thinks customer first
    - Communicate effectively with stakeholders
    - Proficiency both in Japanese and English
    English Requirement: Business Level
    Japanese Requirement: Business Level

Language Ability

  • English : Fluent (TOEIC 865-)
  • Japanese : Business Level(JLPT Level 2 or N2)

Job Summary

Employment Company

Ahead Group

Job Type

IT (Other) - Other


IT Consulting


JPY 9,000,000 - 10,000,000

Other Salary Description

Social Insurance
Commuting/Transportation Allowance
Education Training


Asia Japan Tokyo


Five-Day Workweek
Paid Holidays

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