Principal Consultant - Banking Domain

Infosys Limited
Depends on experience
Tokyo, Japan

Posted 2020-Aug-07

Job Description

    Short Description:
    Infosys is looking for a program manager who will lead the strategic initiatives and programs for our customers such as Japanese megabanks, insurance companies in Japan. Programs will involve due diligence / project preparation phase / Design / build/ implementation phase for rollout of new Digital platforms, to implement broad scope of automation and various tools and platforms, to greatly improve operations efficiency, to meet very aggressive multiyear target for FTE reduction. Design, direction, and project governance will be executed from Tokyo, and Infosys delivery will be handled from Tokyo and overseas.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    Deep experience in grasping a situation in detail, navigating through stakeholders and guiding team members, to generate the required focus to achieve desired outcome

    Diverse cultural experience across Japan and global teams and control them – native level Japanese skills and fluent in English

    Skilled in Transformation, Change Management, Program/Project Management, Agile Delivery, Human Centered Design

    Stakeholder management at different levels in the customer organization, to ensure successful sales win

    Manage a small PM office for project planning, scope management, issue and risk management, budget management – internal to Infosys

    May involve replacing or rehiring employees from the client

    May Involve negotiations on rebadging/rehiring of some FTEs, working with large temp agencies for other FTEs, managing training plans, etc

Job Requirement

    Skills /Competencies:


    Extensive experience working with C-Suite stakeholders for program reporting and governance

    Experience in large-scale Programs (> 200 FTEs) is mandatory

    Experience working as a senior manager on IT project execution (either as an employee or as a consultant) is mandatory
    Native-level Japanese skills, with business-level English, is a must.


    Techno-cross-functional 15-25 year experience in managing complex IT programs in Japanese banks (especially Megabanks) across different areas – core banking / online & mobile banking / payments / loans / deposits / banking regulation and compliance

    Work experience with digital transformation program is a plus – Customer experience / Visual design / Digital marketing / API / AI / Cloud

    Work experience with business consulting is a plus – business process engineering, operating model in a bank, business strategy

    Work experience with global banking package is a plus – Oracle Flexcube, Temenos, Finastra, etc.

    Knowledge/experience on life insurance is preferred

    • Tertiary Qualification in IT / Computer Science / related discipline.

    Additional Skills:

    Excellent customer interfacing skills.

    Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    Strong attention to detail and outstanding analytical and Problem-solving skills.

Language Ability

Job Summary

Employment Company

Infosys Limited

Job Type

IT (Other) - Project Manager


IT Consulting


Depends on experience

Other Salary Description

Social Insurance


Asia Japan Tokyo

Working Hours



Five-Day Workweek

Job Contract Period


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