- JN -072022-1642749
- Aug 04, 2023
Join an international, Agile team to build BtoB software applications as a Product Manager
- Develop and execute product strategies and roadmaps for our software applications targeted at the Japanese market.
- Conduct market research, competitive analysis, and customer insights to identify market trends, user needs, and business opportunities.
- Collaborate with the development team to define product requirements, features, and functionalities.
- Prioritize product backlogs and plan releases, ensuring timely delivery of high-quality software applications.
- Work closely with design teams to create intuitive and user-friendly interfaces that align with Japanese user preferences.
- Lead cross-functional teams to ensure effective product development, including defining project scope, managing timelines, and resolving issues.
- Engage with Japanese customers to gather feedback, understand their requirements, and provide exceptional customer support (in Japanese).
- Monitor and analyze product performance, user metrics, and market trends to drive data-informed decision-making.
- Collaborate with the sales and marketing teams to create effective go-to-market strategies and support product launches in Japan.
- Stay up-to-date with industry trends, technological advancements, and competitor activities related to software applications.
- Proven experience of 5+ years as a Product Manager in the software industry..
- Fluency or native-level proficiency in Japanese is essential, with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Strong English skills (business level or above) to collaborate effectively with international teams and stakeholders.
- Deep understanding of Agile software development processes and project management methodologies.
- Demonstrated ability to gather and analyze market research and customer insights.
- Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and address product-related challenges.
- Excellent organizational and time management abilities to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
*Please note that visa sponsorship is not available for this role. If you apply from outside of Japan, and do not need sponsorship, please indicate so on your CV.
- Familiarity with software localization and customization for the Japanese market is highly desirable.
- Ability to work independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
- Passion for technology, software applications, and a strong customer focus.
About our client
One of the leading consulting firms in the world, looking for someone to work on internal applications in a diverse team. They have a liberal WFH policy. It's a great place to learn the latest technologies, as they really push the envelope when it comes to adopting new technologies.