Job ID : 1066917 Date Updated : December 2nd, 2020
Fast Growing Travel EC Platform

UX Lead

Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 7 million yen ~ 11 million yen

Job Description

Team Management

  • Member development and management

Design Work

  • User research with a qualitative and quantitative approach
  • User insight definition
  • User segmentation definition
  • Customer journey formulation
  • Communication design
  • Information architecture design
  • Navigation design
  • Rapid prototyping

Product Management Business

  • Identifying and analyzing business issues
  • Design and planning of solutions
  • Setting and monitoring goals and KPI
  • AB test design
  • PDCA operation

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level Business Level
Minimum Education Level Technical/Vocational College
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills


  • Minimum 5 years of work experience related to UX design, CX design, service design
  • Experience designing and building web services such as commerce sites
  • Deep knowledge of human-centered design, usability, and accessibility
  • Experience using prototype tools such as Sketch and Figma
  • Business Japanese (JLPT N2 or higher), business level English ability (TOEIC 750 or higher)


  • Cognitive science, information design, or degree related to this
  • Deep knowledge of material design and Apple human interface guideline
  • Product construction experience with design system
  • Understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Analysis work experience using analytics tools
  • App design, design experience
  • Project experience in agile environment such as scrum
  • Experience collaborating with overseas project members

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 7 million yen ~ 11 million yen

Hiring Company Information

Company Type Small/Medium Company (300 employees or less) - International Company
Recruiter Company Information

Ahead Japan

UX Lead - 1066917

Company Description

Think Ahead. Move Ahead.
We know that who you work with matters.

Think of Ahead - think of your future.
Ahead Japan is an executive search firm changing recruitment in Japan and the APAC region. Headquartered in Tokyo, we assist SMEs and multinational corporations in their hiring needs with our extensive network of bilingual professionals. Ahead specializes in function-based recruiting in the areas of IT, Marketing, Finance & Accounting, and Office Administration.

Here at Ahead, we know that who you work with matters. We help you think positively and move forward. For our clients, we are dedicated to helping you build a strong workforce and assure you we’ll find the best candidate for the job. For our candidates, we are focused on supporting your ambitions and placing you in a position that reflects them. So whether you are a client or a candidate, when you think of Ahead, think of your future.

Think Ahead. Move Ahead.
We know that who you work with matters.