Cloud Technical Lead for an Innovative Startup Team at a Global Consulting Firm

Server Side, Back End Engineer, Network Engineer


About the company
As the Digital and Innovation arm of a global consulting firm that boasts offices around the world all working with a diverse portfolio of companies. They manage the development of business solutions for their stakeholders, this division is tasked with achieving their goal of maximizing the use of technology to help businesses to understand their data, shorten lead time and simplify their processes.

If you are interested to work in a fast-paced, continually changing team and have a background in digital technologies and approaches this is the position for you.

Corporate Culture
・At the core, this company is a traditional consulting firm, with clear steps for career progression, fast-paced and demanding of excellence from their employees. The Digital and Innovation department is a tight-knit group, of highly motivated self-starters who are very goal oriented and work well together.
・70% of employees are technologists, 60% of them are foreign employees.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
  • Many employees speak English
  • Official Language is English
  • Actively pursuing diversity at the work place
PR Aspects
Its diverse team consisting of about 100 people, all with different backgrounds and expertise, there are 15 different nationalities represented in the team.
■Job Description
As a Technical Lead you will work in a dynamic and evolving environment following the strategic direction of the company. You will conceptualize, design, develop, deploy and improve software solutions to meet particular needs, often as
advised by architects. You may lead teams/projects from a technical prospective, mentoring team members, ensuring
quality and deadlines.

■Key Responsibilities:
• Responsible for continuously developing cloud and container technologies
• Responsible for ensuring the continuous improvements of current cloud technologies
• Responsible for ensuring that container and cluster technologies quality and security standards are compliant with
global requirements
• Responsible for ensuring transparent communication of development blockers, bugs and other impediments
• Responsible for automating manual actions
• Responsible for advising member firms on cluster and container technologies
• Responsible for advising on cloud architecture and design choices
• Develop and / or contribute to cloud service deliverables including:
◦ Cloud automation (Continuous Integration / Delivery)
◦ Cloud monitoring, logging and analytics and process monitoring
◦ Data driven cloud solution development within the agile / scrum methodology
◦ DevOps automation and monitoring over the full development lifecycle (construction, integration, testing,
releasing, deployment and infrastructure management)

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
It Skills

Programming Languages-Data base related


• 8+ years of IT work experience is a must
• Experience as a Cloud, DevOps or Reliability engineer is a must
• Expert / Advanced understanding of Microsoft Azure and or AWS is a must
• Expert / Advanced Scripting knowledge in PowerShell and / or Python is a must
• Expert / Advanced unit and integration testing is a must
• Expert / Advanced Version control experience (Git) is a must
• Expert / Advanced CI/CD knowledge is a must
• Collaborate in a global team environment, actively engage subject matter experts
• Strong problem solving (debugging) skills. The ability the dissect, divide and conquer platform problems and find
the root cause
• The ability to work on and complete tasks independently
• Experienced in working with virtual teams that are geographically and culturally diverse
• Experienced with data driven development
• Experience in transparent work environments where progress is being tracked
• Agile or Scrum experience
• Expert / Advanced knowledge of container orchestration technologies (Kubernetes)
• Expert / Advanced Knowledge of container technologies (Docker)
Japanese Level
  • Business
Type of people (Personality)
• Be passionate about discovering and applying new technologies, ideas and unique solutions to complex and transformational business problems
• Be creative, yet disciplined in their approach and constantly engaged in learning new things to support the transformation agenda
• Have a high level of discipline and a structured approach for documenting and managing own work
• Be a self-motivator and possess the communication skills and character to constantly engage with a fast-paced,
always changing team
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Once a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • Covered based on Company's set policy
Work hours
9:00 - 17:15
  • No
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Saturday
  • National Holiday
  • Sunday
  • Worker’s Accident Compensation Insurance (労災保険)
  • Health Insurance (健康保険)
  • Unemployment Insurance (雇用保険)
  • Welfare Pension Insurance (厚生年金保険)
Annual Expected Salary (Maximum): is not precise because they don't disclose the maximum amount to us.