Release Manager

東京都 外資系企業 8,000,000¥ - 11,000,000¥ 外資系企業
  • Lucrative remuneration package
  • Work for a company with a contemporary culture and a global presence


The company is a world leading IT consulting firm with a well-established Japanese and global clientele. As their business grows, they are looking to hire a talented Release Manager. The company strives to help customers achieve their business objectives through the application of their innovative, best-in-class consulting, IT solutions and services. All serving to ensure the satisfaction of their clients and all stakeholders involved.


The Release Manager will be responsible for:

  • Gathering business requirements and converting them into IT requirements with clear acceptance criteria
  • Liaising with business owners and IT leaders within client organisation on weekly / monthly basis to ensure IT deliveries meet project goals, vision and reflect true voice of customer
  • Analysing and documenting business requirements for business requests while using industry standard analysis techniques such as UML or data flow modelling, work-flow analysis, functional decomposition analysis and business rule definition
  • Conceptualising the solution framework and preparing the business specification documents
  • Setting up review meetings for documents requiring approval
  • Facilitating knowledge transition to development teams for the proposed requirements
  • Collaborating across business and technology functions to ensure comprehensive business solutions are implemented


Business and technical requirements:

  • At least 6 years of experience in business requirements definition and application design in system development in the insurance industry.
  • Proficient in communication skills, good relationship building with related parties, smooth business communication at meetings, etc., and interest adjustment.
  • Experience working with complex business data, work-flow, and technology issues to support decision making.
  • Ability to understand the entire system development process.
  • Ability to use agile and case techniques.
  • High problem-solving ability and who can proceed with multitasking while keeping an eye on the details while performing overall optimisation.
  • Proficiency in Japanese and English will be required, at least Business level both in writing and speaking


The successful candidate will be a part of a global operation and entitled to:

  • A competitive salary of up to JPY 11M/year
  • Working in a multicultural and multilingual environment
  • Work/life balance with flexibility to work from home
Tsitsi Watambwa
+813 6832 8920


Tsitsi Watambwa
+813 6832 8920