BI Engineer (Japan-based)

Advertised on : 06 Sep 2018 | Closing date : 05 Dec 2018

  Job Reference : 10254

Business Intelligence Engineer (Japan-based)


Job profile

Our client, a leading American IT services and outsourcing company, is searching for a BI Engineer to join their extensive team in Tokyo, Japan. They are looking for an experienced professional with an extensive background in application development, who is fluent in both Japanese and English in order to support projects from around the APAC region.


Contract type

Full-time, permanent


Reporting to

Onsite Senior Project Manager


Main responsibilities

This is a senior-level position in which you would work together with your manager and team members, collaborating with onshore and offshore teams, to ensure timely and high-quality project delivery.

More specifically, you can expect to be entrusted with the following:

·         Ensuring on-time delivery of projects, within scope and budget

·         Developing project plans, scopes and objectives, ensuring smooth communication with all relevant stakeholders

·         Coordinating project flow with internal resources and third parties/vendors

·         Measuring project performance, reporting and escalating to management as needed

·         Verify progress to manage changes in project schedule, cost and scope

·         Project requirement forecasting, preparing annual budgets and scheduling expenditure, with corrective action if required

·         Attending workshops and seminars, networking and participating in societies


Required and desired skills

·           Proven track record in application development

·           Experience in project management of complex systems

·           Task-master attitude, aggressiveness towards delivery management

·           Strong self-discipline, good at managing everyday tasks

·           A history of implementing global project is good to have

·           Some experience in the insurance industry would be beneficial

·           Understanding of packaged SW project implementation is a plus


Language requirements

Japanese: fluent speaking, reading and writing

English: business level proficiency in reading and writing



University degree level qualifications in a technical/engineering/management field are necessary. Professional project management qualifications would be a bonus.



Competitive, to be discussed at interview stage



Tokyo, Japan



Mon – Fri 9:00am - 6:00pm or 10:00am – 7:00pm



Japanese work visa sponsorship will be provided to successful candidates


Functional Areas : IT;System Engineer;Other
Type of Employment : Permanent
Work Location :
Salary Description : Up to 8-9M JPY

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