Application Project Solution Engineer

Job Type
10,000,000 JPY - 12,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
February 1, 2018


Global insurance company is looking for an application project solution engineer whose function will be to ensure that systems and technologies within the remit of the global infrastructure stack align not only to the global standards but also take in account existing systems.

‐ Responsible for defining and communicating the components, their relationships and evolution over time for implementing a technology solution that represents an intersection of elements from Information, Application and Technology architecture domains, and addresses a specific business capability, opportunity or problem.
‐ Managing and planning the work before and during system implementations.
‐ Working side-by-side in a bilingual environment with the application, engineering and IT operations teams.

Required Skills

1. Professional IT experience multiple areas of IT including areas such as IT infrastructure, operations, system integration and software development
2. Experience with large scale heterogeneous multinational IT environments with 1000+ servers and hundreds of applications
3. Experience with formal architectural frameworks such as TOGAF is a plus
4. Implementation and preferably operational experience with some or all of below
 ‐ Apache, IBM HTTP Server
 ‐ WebSphere, Tomcat, IIS
 ‐ Informatica ETL, IIB, IBM DataPower, MQ
 ‐ Oracle Enterprise Edition, SQL Server, MongoDB
 ‐ CA SSO/SiteMinder
 ‐ Network Load balancing and content acceleration
 ‐ Network Perimeter Security

Preferred Skills

‐ Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills with the ability to effectively convey concepts to business and technology peers as well as senior management
‐ Highly motivated to learn new technologies and evaluate its application in the organization
‐ Well organized and able to work independently with minimal direction
‐ Ability to work simultaneously on multiple large, complex projects in a team setting as a facilitator and team member
‐ Outgoing, confident public speaker, not afraid to challenge the status quo
‐ Working experience in financial industry as nice to have