Application Architect/IT Strategy & Transformation

Job Type
5,400,000 - 8,000,000 per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


【職種名 | Position Title】アプリケーションアーキテクト | Application Architect/IT Strategy & Transformation

A multinational insurance conglomerate is looking for an Application Architect to provide hands-on guidance across Business, Technology and Operations units in support of advancing application, mobile and cloud computing designs. This position will be responsible for establishing design guidelines and frameworks for development teams. The Architect will also be asked to regularly evaluate projects to ensure they are in accordance with application design standards and adhere to the target IT architecture standards.


‐Act as a technical advisor to global and entity Line of Business, IT, and business customers.

‐Evaluate impact on blueprints, adjusting road-maps where applicable for adoption/obsolescence.

‐Coach, mentor and support system development teams in implementing design standards and evolve to FAST IT and DevOps agile culture.

‐Collaborate effectively with global IS groups in Asia.

‐Domain-Specific Accountabilities Strategic Architecture.

‐Create, manage and execute application, mobile & cloud application design guidelines and frameworks.

‐Develop, publish and achieve adoption by development teams of Application design guidelines and frameworks.

‐Participate in global enterprise architecture initiatives.

‐Engage with project teams to support applying the Application Architecture standards and frameworks.

‐Design reviews end-to-end across solutions to ensure compliance with the blueprints, standards, and techniques.

‐Ensure that risks are appropriately identified, prioritized and mitigated to levels acceptable to management.

‐Produce regular architecture status reports.

‐Provide architectural consulting to programs, projects and initiatives and help deliver requisite program documentation.

Required Skills

‐General IT experience

‐Experience in overall architecture discipline (applications, data, technical, etc.)

‐Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

‐Ability to manage multiple Architectural Domains (Technical, Security, Application, Data, etc.)

‐Ability to manage multiple solutions in the range of 150M yen or more.

‐Ability to design and implement enterprise level solutions encompassing multiple systems including the implementation of new technologies.