Program/Senior Project Manager DC Migration

Job Type
1,000,000 JPY - 1,300,000 JPY per month
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
May 13, 2019


A major food service company is currently undertaking a multi-year program to modernize its application portfolio. The primary focus of this program will be to fully exit 2 on-premise data centers and a non-strategic private cloud environment by replacing existing applications with SaaS solutions or by migrating the applications to a strategic public cloud environment. A few projects are already underway towards this goal, but the definition and governance of the overall program will require the engagement of this additional personnel.

‐ Working closely with internal stakeholders and partners, define the scope and objectives of the program
‐ Define the structure and governance of underlying projects within the program
‐ Oversee progress of all underlying projects and support the Project Managers in resolving risks and issues
‐ Working closely with each Project Manager, create and manage an overall program budget
‐ Define both the tangible and intangible benefits of the program and ensure that committed benefits are realized
‐ Identify resourcing requirements and monitor resource gaps
‐ Arrange and facilitate regular steering committee meetings
‐ Prepare reports and give status updates on the status of the program

【Company Details】
A house hold name that continuously innovates and leverages technology to ensure its place as market leader.

【Working Hours】
9:00 - 18:00(Mon - Fri)

Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【 Services / Benefits】
Social insurance, Transportation Fee, Skillhouse Benefit

Required Skills

‐ Highly proficient in complex program and/or project management with a proven track record of success
‐ Project/program management experience
‐ In particular, experience with cloud architecture, data center migration, or application rationalization projects would be preferred
‐ Experience managing multiple internal stakeholders and external partners
‐ Able to oversee a consolidated budget of multiple underlying projects
‐ Experience defining and controlling benefit realization
‐ Familiarity with cloud-based technologies
‐ Excellent analytical skills

Preferred Skills

‐ PMP or Prince2 certification preferred
‐ Data Center management or System Architecture skills desirable