Test Manager (Insurance)

Job Type
8,000,000 JPY - 10,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
Intermediate (JLPT Level 3)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


This is a great opportunity to develop your career! A globally famous IT company is looking for an experienced test manager. You will be working with their client, a large global insurance company, with whom they have been engaging in multi-million dollar projects with.



‐Formulation and implementation of Software Testing strategies

‐Resource management (allocation, monitoring, motivating, etc)

‐Monitor testing progress

‐Report ongoing testing status

‐Triage for defects, and assess change requests

‐Create and maintain high-level testware

‐Review of low-level testware

‐Training and Mentoring

Required Skills

‐Advanced knowledge of Life-Insurance business

‐Advanced knowledge of Software Testing theories and practices

‐Advanced knowledge of defect tracking system

‐Well understanding world standard of test documents and terminology

‐Well understanding software QA metrics

‐Experience to deploy automated testing

‐Experience for non-functional testing, such as Performance, Security, Redundancy, Disaster Recovery, etc.

‐Knowledge for both open and mainframe systems

‐Knowledge for networks, such as TCP/IP, Load balancing, Security

‐Knowledge for middleware, such as RDBMS, Directory, Transaction Monitor, Bus and MQ, ETL, File Transfer agent

‐Basic usage for MSOffice applications

‐Bachelor's degree

Preferred Skills

‐Knowledge for insurance packages

‐Knowledge for MOSS

‐Knowledge for SFDC

‐Understanding Japanese character sets and its encoding

‐Programming and scripting