Technology Manager (Personal Investment Technology)

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


A global investment firm is seeking a Technology Manager with finance product/business knowledge, development background to be responsible for the delivery of technology projects for the Asia Pacific regional Personal Investing (PI) business and for online and digital services.


The successful candidate, in this internal customer facing role, will take responsibility for the assessment, development and delivery of the related technology work pipeline, providing support, insight and coordination of all related activities for projects and solutions, in line with business needs and priorities.


【Key Responsibilities】

‐Conducting impact analysis on retail business, focusing on online financial product trading system and internal operational process

‐Engaging with third party system suppliers and outsource partners to clarify user service and system integration requirements

‐Documenting and reviewing user requirements in requirement specification documents to the required quality and within the agreed project timescales and budget, Translating Business Requirements to System Requirements

‐Problem analysis and resolution

‐Working with the business users, mainly proposition management / digital / call center, and IT team to ensure proper translation of business requirements to IT solution requirements.

‐Contributing to and reviewing system detail designs

‐Participating in demonstrations of system capabilities to various business teams through prototypes etc.

‐Creating / Reviewing UAT test cases where required; ensuring that the UAT meets the business objectives

‐Supporting the project team in implementation including data loading & cutover/migration analysis

‐Perform strategic business needs analysis to identify future requirements based on planned business growth / expansion

‐Reporting progress, identifying, resolving and/or escalating risks/issues as part of the overall project team

‐Providing pre-implementation and post-implementation support to the systems and business teams



















Required Skills

‐Relevant IT experience including background in application development

‐Experience as a systems analyst or business analyst

‐Basic knowledge on Japan tax system / operation / general ledger / compliance

‐Strong analytical and problem solving skills, good documentation ability






Preferred Skills

‐Experience in retail business and online web system

‐Strong data querying and scripting skill

‐Knowledge of DIR Sonar / Web broker or NRI STAR systems

‐Agile Development processes




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