Developer (Technologist)

Job Type
800,000 JPY - 1,200,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


Japan’s leading finance group is seeking a Developer (Technologist) with strong development background to direct and participate in development and implementation of new, and enhancements of, in-house web based cash management and settlement applications, focused on liquidity portfolio management.

‐ Assessing upstream and downstream impacts of system changes and determining new options for these systems
‐ Participate in and direct development activities and schedules, technical architectures, and hands-on coding
‐ Leading team on coding methodologies and potentially manage a small team
‐ Interfacing with stakeholders in Treasury and Settlements, both domestically and internationally, on business requirements and documenting them on a timely basis
‐ Planning and managing testing of system implementations by acting as accountable owner for creating and managing test cases, and representing the team for test cycle reviews such as for SIT/E2E/UAT, while serving as point for user communications
‐ Supporting Project Managers to ensure project delivery as per program schedules; determining and reporting delivery milestones
‐ Collaboration with partner technology departments such as front and middle office, settlement systems, reference data, infrastructure, and other core IT counterparties
‐ Fulfill Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology as part of project execution
‐ Support change management, change analysis, and front to back coordination
‐ Proactively support ongoing analysis of graphical user interfaces and functional specifications for in-scope applications with the objective to recommend and contribute to ongoing improvements
‐ Proactively support ongoing analysis of reference data integration with and impact on in-scope applications to recommend and contribute to ongoing improvements of remediation strategies

【会社概要 | Company Details】
Our client is a Japan-headquartered financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. The company has over 90 years’ history and driven by over 28,000 employees worldwide.

【就業時間 | Working Hours】
8:40 ‐ 17:40(Mon ‐ Fri)

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

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

Required Skills

‐ Significant development background with experience in general purpose programming languages with minimum of Java, in multiple OS environments (Unix/Linux/MS)
‐ Good understanding of Messaging Middleware (MQ, TIBCO RV or EMS, etc.)
‐ Good understanding of Java Open Source Application Framework (like Spring framework)
‐ Experience in database design, primarily Sybase or SQL Server
‐ Proven track record in project management/delivery
‐ Have experience working in system integration of securities systems, primarily middle/back office
‐ Experience in dealing with securities trading environment products such as equities, fixed income, and derivatives products
‐ Understanding of trade, settlement, and other back office flow life cycle
‐ Experience in managing system testing, including planning and review cycles
‐ Ability to understand GUI requirements and evaluate effectiveness and alignment to business requirements

Preferred Skills

‐ Experience directly with treasury, settlements, liquidity, and regulatory reporting systems in a financial related industry, including both internal and also external sources such as SWIFT, BOJ, Zengin, etc.
‐ Understanding of cash management systems