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Head of Software Development Tokyo


Head of Software Development/ヘッドオブソフトウェアディベロプメント


Consumer Goods & Retail

18-28 million
1. Management of resources, staffing, mentoring, and enhancing and maintaining a best-of-class engineering team (Software Engineers, Technical Product Managers, and Technical Program Managers)
2. Responsible for the overall systems development life cycle
3. Help define the long-term strategy and translate that into an achievable roadmap
4. Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments
5. Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team within an Agile/Scrum environment
6. Work closely with the engineers in Japan and our global partners to architect and develop the best technical design and approach
7. Report on status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to senior management


1. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline with 10 years experience
2. 5+ years of industry experience as a software developer, ideally writing large scale systems.
3. 5+ years of experience as a people manager
4. Strong knowledge of computer science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
5. Experience working within agile software development lifecycles
6. Experience owning and operating business critical applications and services and the ability to articulate operational health in terms of relevant KPIs and mechanisms for improvement.