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Consultant at a web content management software company in Tokyo


04-13 Senior Consultant/シニアコンサルタント


Information & Technology

8-10 million
1. Develop new features, customizations and enhancements to the core product during a client engagement.
2. Work with engagement manager and/or clients to scope work, produce estimates and help define deliverables.
3. Provide technical leadership and guidance in the installation, configuration, and implementation of company’s Java-based technologies.
4. Work directly with the customer to clarify requirements, identify risks with an accompanying mitigation strategy and obtain feedback on deliverables.
5. Work with customers and partners to ensure projects are properly scoped, designed and implemented using company best practices.
6. Demonstrate a deep knowledge of the platform and recommend new features and modifications drawing on experience with past clients.
7. Deliver projects quickly, cost-effectively, and with the highest quality.
8. Conduct engaging trainings for key customers.
9. Experience with mentoring others.

1. Zeal for learning and love of open source.
2. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required.
3. At least 6-8 years of experience working in deeply technical projects on client sites.
4. Excellent programming and analytical skills and a solid foundation in Java and Java Servlets.
5. 3-5 years with Java and JEE.
6. 3-5 years of experience with web based technologies (HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript).
7. 3-5 years of experience with relational databases.
8. Experience with Java frameworks such as Spring and Hibernate.
9. Experience with tuning JVMs and application servers a plus.
10. Experience with the full project lifecycle, including business requirements gathering, technical specifications, development, testing, and deployment.
11. Experience with multiple databases, and application servers including Tomcat and at least other such as JBoss, WebLogic or WebSphere.
12. Experience with portal development for WebLogic or WebSphere a plus.
13. Excellent prioritization, organization, and time management skills and ability to work with minimal supervision.
14. Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate complex business solution concepts clearly and persuasively to diverse audiences.
15. Ability to consistently deliver projects and customer value.
16. Experience working within an agile software development lifecycle with testing, continuous integration and deployment.
17. Native Japanese and business level English, written and verbal.
18. Ability to travel 50-75% of the time to customer sites, and occasional trips overseas as necessary.