Application Manager (IT Planning, Development, Operation)

Job Type
8,000,000 JPY - 10,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


Be part of a GLOBAL pharma company. This position requires regional & global travel.

In the dramatically changing pharmaceutical environment we have been presented with new opportunities to improve the company's performance using emerging IT like AI, IoT and RPA. Enhancing capabilities in the operation, delivery and roadmap design of this emerging technology has become an urgent issue. Against this backdrop, we need to unify, renew and/or install new systems in order to adapt to new global regulatory compliance and meet the internal and external customer's needs.

‐ Make an IT Roadmap, create a development team, deliver and operate IT solutions in the above areas in the next 2-3 years.
‐ Provide leadership on the analysis of complex business problems and manage requirements.
‐ Proactively identify technology solutions and influence business objectives, taking into account the implications of change in the organization for stakeholders.
‐ Manage requirements; Gathering, prioritizing and negotiating with business stakeholders in order to ensure the total solution delivered meets or exceeds customer's expectations.
‐ Maintain, influence and impact business process design; validate and interpret business needs by conducting feasibility studies and drafting business cases.
‐ Solve or lead others to resolve complex problems, aiming to influence the business in a positive way.
‐ Prioritize opportunities to streamline business and/or system processes.
‐ Manage projects or matrix teams to deliver complex system implementations, within cross-functional projects, guiding the business to reach its strategic objectives in a cost effective way.
‐ Develop data integration solutions between applications both internally and externally to the organization.
‐ Make decisions that impact the work of various organizations within the company and help them achieve their organizational/financial performance objectives.
‐ Act as subject matter expert and actively share emerging industry standards/trends with customers and peers.
‐ Understand and influence vendor solutions/roadmaps and industry technology advancements along with evolving regulatory requirements.


‐ 最新技術(AI、IoT、RPA等)を活用したアプリケーション企画、開発、導入プロジェクト支援、保守運用
‐ マーケティングオートメションなどのデジタルマーケティングシステムの企画、開発、導入
‐ 国内・海外の関係会社およびベンダーのIT担当者とのプロジェクトのコーディネーションやリーディング



【会社概要 | Company Details】
Our client is a leading global pharmaceutical group. The company has the number-one market share in the domestic oncology field and in the therapeutic antibody market.

【就業時間 | Working Hours】
Flextime(Mon - Fri)
Coretime 11:30~13:30

【休日休暇 | Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】
Social insurance, Transportation Fee

Required Skills

‐ Relevant experience in a similar job or a job containing a major focus on innovation.
‐ Experience with various technologies, including LAMP, Java, .Net, Oracle, SQL Server, Postgres, BI Tools, rapid prototyping tools and other software systems.
‐ Passion for growth and innovation, data integration and analytics, UX/UI design.
‐ Excellent oral and written communications skills, business acumen with problem solving and analytical skills.
‐ Firm understanding of Cloud service technologies, data visualization, digital trends, UX/UI, responsive design, API integrations, Data integration tools.
‐ Ability to write, speak and lead in the both Japanese and English language.
‐ Knowledge of Cloud based software applications, packaged application, platform implementations, or custom development experience.

‐ LAMPをベースとしたシステム開発経験、運用保守経験があること
‐ 加えて .NETのいずれかでのシステム開発経験、運用保守経験があること
‐ また、Oracle、SQL Server、Postgresのいずれかのデータベースでのシステム開発経験、運用保守経験があること
‐ 最新技術(AI、IoT、RPA等)のいずれかのシステム開発あるいは運用の職務経験(尚可)
‐ デザインシンキング等UX向上の経験(尚可)
‐ 製薬業の知識・経験(尚可)
‐ 海外関係会社および海外ベンダーとコミュニケーションできる英語力があること

Preferred Skills