Senior Business Architect (E1)

Job ID 20899
Job Type
Permanent
Salary
12,000,000 JPY - 14,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo
Job Type
Permanent
Salary
12,000,000 JPY - 14,000,000 JPY per year
Japanese Level
Advanced (JLPT Level 1)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo

Description

A Global Insurance Company is looking for an experienced Senior Business Architect for the IT Technology Team to support their Digital Transformation in Japan.

 

Business Architects work as a “hinge” between Business and IT and between strategy and execution. They support business evolution through innovation, transformation, and operational excellence. Business Architecture is being one of the key strategic initiatives to become a Tech-Led company.

 

Responsibilities

- Support the definition of business and IT strategies, ensuring that these are formalized and aligned with customer needs.

- Apply a strategic, architectural approach to influence business goals

- Define common shared capabilities and map strategies against these to identify their impact.

- Review initial project concepts to identify opportunities to apply business architecture design guidelines and frameworks for more business value and simplicity

- Provide architectural consulting to programs, projects, and initiatives and help deliver requisite program documentation including program charters, schedules, requirements documents, specifications, design documents, and testing strategies.

 

 

【Company Details】

Our client is one of the world's largest insurance-financial groups, trusted by over 50 million customers. The company provides various financial protections including general insurance, life insurance, retirement funds, and inheritance throughout the lifetime for individual customers, small businesses, and large companies.

 

【Working Hours】
9:00-17:00 (Mon-Fri)

Hybrid Remote (Office & WFH), Flextime Available

 

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

 

【Services / Benefits】

Transportation Fee, Health Insurance, Welfare Pension, Employment Insurance, Work Accident, etc.

 

Required Skills

- Certification in an architecture framework (Certified TOGAF 9 & Certified System Architect)

- Business knowledge of the insurance (Products, value chains, issues, new trends) and knowledge of technology. Enterprise architecture design, principles, and artifact & deliverables

- Propose and deliver suitable architectural solution to IT that contributes to generating extra output and results and support the company's strategic goals

- Design front-to-end architecture solutions using leading-edge technology to reform and advance the Japan entities’ local target IT architecture

- Listens to customer needs, seeks their feedback and acts to be available, attentive, and reliable. (Focus on customer)