IT Business Analyst

Job Type
8,000,000 JPY - 9,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


A fast growing global device Insurance company is seeking a Business Analyst with data analysis experience to investigate business situations, identifying and evaluating options for improving business systems, defining requirements and ensuring the effective use of information systems in meeting the needs of the business, working closely with Product Analyst.



‐Proactively collaborate with Product Analyst and communicate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs, functional requirements and deliver artifacts using appropriate documentation standards and applying best practices: (Functional requirements (BRD), Use Cases, User Stories along with acceptance criteria and business benefits (ROI), GUI, Screen and Interface designs)

‐Develop use cases/user stories to communicate tool between business and technical teams

‐Build test cases, verification scripts, actual validation/testing for checking completeness (Ex QA)

‐Prioritize user stories by collaborating with Dev Lead, PM and Product Analyst

‐Critically evaluating information gathered from multiple sources, reconciling conflicts, decomposing high-level information into details, abstracting up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguishing user requests from the underlying true needs

‐Apply advanced knowledge and understanding of business analysis concepts, principles and techniques to gather, document and manage business requirements for new system implementations and major enhancements to existing solutions

‐Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow

‐Clarify requirement queries with development team as an ongoing activity

‐Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical solution and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs

‐Develop deep understanding of current systems and processes and analyze impact of changes as new solutions are introduced to the environment

‐Collaborate with PM, Architects and Product Analysts to ensure Business acceptance

‐Consult as needed with Enterprise Architecture, Risk and Security and other Shared Service teams to ensure standards are met, systems are secure and proper control requirements are included for all projects

‐Facilitates prototype, demo with product owners for early preview

‐Investigate IT Operations, identifying and evaluating options for improving maintenance functionality, defining non-functional requirements and ensuring the effective IT Operation

‐Develop and validate evaluation metrics and models to analyze business performance and areas of opportunity. Rapidly develop proof-of-concept prototypes to prove out hypotheses

‐Encourage development and sharing of internal best practices and foster cross-departmental collaboration





‐情報ニーズ及び機能要件を分析し、適切なドキュメント基準とベストプラクティスを適用して成果物を提供するために、プロダクトアナリストと協力し、社内外の顧客と連携する (機能要件(BRD)、ユースケース、ユーザーストーリー、受諾基準、ビジネスメリット(ROI)、GUI、画面とインタフェースの設計)

















‐Take ownership of the deliverables and technical/functional document writings

Required Skills

‐Business experience in any of the following fields: Finance, Supply Chain, Forecasting, Call Center, Procurement, or Manufacturing/Refurbish

‐Experience generating product strategies using Data Analysis (Big Data, Machine Learning, etc)

‐General knowledge of analytical methods, approaches and recent trends in technologies & machine learning

‐Ability to interpret results using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining independently.

‐Good understanding of system structure but not necessarily system engineering skills







Preferred Skills

‐Background in Microsoft Dynamics or call center solution

‐Apache Spark / SQL / R or other technologies used in data analysis

‐Willing to learn new technologies

‐Certified Business Analyst Professional (CBAP)

‐Exposure to the latest data analytics and machine-learning technologies


‐Microsoft Dynamicsまたはコールセンターソリューションのバックグラウンドをお持ちの方‐Apache Spark / SQL / Rなどのデータ分析の技術の使用経験