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Job Description

Join a diverse development team to build brand new solutions in an Agile way


  • As part of the Scrum team, run standup meetings with developers and colleagues in Japan and abroad.
  • Ensure processes run in an Agile way on both the client side as well as internally, continuously improve those processes with the latest insights.
  • Coach clients directly on topics such as product management, design thinking, development styles, and DevOps practices.

Required skills

  • 3+ years of systems development experience, ideally hands-on (any programming language).
  • Excellent communication skills to coach and mentor team members and leaders on Agile practices and principles.
  • Fluent or native Japanese skills (written and spoken), as well as business English or above.

*Please note that you must be allowed to work in Japan at the time of application, as new visas cannot be sponsored at this time.

Preferred skills

  • Scrum Master or Agile related certification (PMI_ACP, CSM, CPO etc)
  • Experience in client-facing/consulting role

Personal Attributes

  • Ambition to learn new things and build a long-lasting career in an international team.
  • Agile not only in development practices, but also in mindset; can quickly adapt to changes in situation, project, etc.
  • Enjoys exploring new things, as well as a fast-paced environment

About our client
One of the leading consulting firms in the world has a strong technical team that leads Agile development with their clients in critical projects. As the role itself is NOT a consulting role (it's a delivery role), you will have a good work-life balance, while working on the cutting edge of technology in diverse projects.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Mieke Aarsman
Mieke Aarsman
  • Manager | IT Recruitment