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Job ID : 1437187 Date Updated : May 21st, 2024
Enterprise Systems/Applications Projects

IT Project Manager

Hiring Company EIRE Systems K.K. assisgned to Major Global insurance Company
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards, Shinjuku-ku
Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable, based on experience ~ 11 million yen

Job Description

Looking for an exciting opportunity to manage various projects in the enterprise technology space? Look no further! EIRE Systems is seeking an experienced Enterprise Technology Project Manager to work hand-in-hand with our global insurance industry client. The ideal candidate will have a background in project governance and IT PMO, with strong experience in managing various projects in the enterprise technology space. The project manager should be familiar with agile project management methodology and have an understanding of SDLC and release to production processes.


  • Manage various projects in the enterprise technology space, including systems/applications integration, development, and automation projects.
  • Successful management of the delivery of projects and products using appropriate agile project management methodology
  • Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritizing the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team – working with the scrum master to enable squad-based delivery
  • Management of one or more cross-functional & multidisciplinary team(s)
  • Ensure all products and project deliverables are built to an appropriate level of quality in accordance with SDLC and released to production as per defined processes and timeline
  • Provide regular reports on delivery health including time, cost, scope, benefits, and risks
  • Establish a project & product view of critical path milestones and ensure tracking and reporting against these
  • Assess and report key delivery risks, issues, and dependencies

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


  • Professional level Japanese language skills (able to produce project reports and documentation in Japanese).
  • PMP, Prince2 or other relevant certification is preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in project governance and IT PMO, managing various projects in the enterprise technology space.
  • 3 or more years experience managing business critical projects end to end (experience across PMLC and SDLC)
  • Past experience specifically managing large scale programs or projects
  • Past experience managing migration projects of system platform in life insurance company preferred
  • Understanding of Agile practices as applied to project management
  • Proficient in project management tools, templates and project life cycle
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills.

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards, Shinjuku-ku

Work Conditions

Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable, based on experience ~ 11 million yen
Industry Insurance

Job Category

  • IT, Web and Communication > Project Manager
  • IT, Web and Communication > IT Consultant
  • Executives and Corporate Planning > Corporate, Business Planning, PMO
  • IT, Web and Communication > Scrum Master