Senior Technical Program Manager (Loyalty Points)

Job Type
10,000,000 JPY - 15,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


This is a great opportunity to work for a world renowned Ecommerce company for their loyalty point program. We are seeking a Senior Technical Program Manager, who has a passionate interest in growing Points program and aggressively drives development of future Points program features.

Senior Technical Program Manager, Loyalty Points, will be responsible for scoping and delivering large projects end-to-end.


‐ Define a set of high quality, simple products based on team strategy and vision

‐ Develop detailed, crisp technical requirements that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for each product and application

‐ Manage sprint review process, track project progress and report project status to stakeholders

‐ Partner with the engineering team to scope technical requirements, required resources and milestones

‐ Lead project management for key The Loyalty Points feature launches

‐ Get buy-in for the product and service development among internal and external partners and stakeholders

‐ Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, site performance and operational support load

‐ Work closely with the engineering teams and product manager to deliver products to market

‐ Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals

‐ Conduct timely analysis, investigate technical options and drive correction of errors

Required Skills

‐ Experience managing complex technology projects with aggressive schedules and scarce resources

‐ Solid experience and track record of successful system implementations utilizing multiple project management methodologies, tools and techniques. Strong familiarity with agile methodologies

‐ Coding experience in Java, C++, and Perl

‐ Experience managing efforts in Unix/Linux environments, distributed systems and/or developing large scale web applications

‐ A first-hand working knowledge of current web technologies and Service Oriented Architectures

‐ Strong track record of successful project delivery for large cross functional projects

‐ Experience of project management of Internet products and technologies for PC and Mobile

‐ Quantitative analytical abilities

‐ Proven problem solving skills


Preferred Skills

‐ An MBA. or equivalent master’s degree is a plus

‐ Previous work experience as a software developer

‐ Familiarity with SQL is a plus

‐ Career experience with a rewards points program is a plus