VPoE for a system operation automation startup

Project Manager

About the company
This company has been developing an automation platform in order to reduce human errors and improve operational efficiency. The company hopes to realize a world where people can eliminate the wasted time and psychological stress involved in system operations and can instead concentrate on system improvement and request maintenance work that can provide added value.
The company has been developing both cloud service and software service, and in particular, their software service is characterized by its ability to individually customize and develop according to the customer's existing operation flow. As a result, their products have been utilized by over 60 large companies.
Corporate Culture
The company introduced a team system so that all members can easily exchange their own opinions, creating a culture in which members help each other. In addition, the work environment is flexible, since they introduced flextime system and remote work system. Members can choose PC and can also do a side job if the company gives permission.
Global Aspects
  • Already foreign employee(s) working
PR Aspects
Most companies that are developing automation services for system operations in Japan are large companies, and there are no other startups. Therefore, this company has the potential to further increase their presence by expanding their services to startups, medium-sized companies, and overseas.
Other details
  • Flex time system
  • You can work from home
This company is looking for VPoE to increase the services they can provide and improve development.
Since they are still an organization with about 20 engineers, your mission is to take the lead in creating the structure of the organization's development, such as recruitment, fostering an organizational culture and evaluation, and to take the initiative in the growth of the organization.

Key responsibilities:
-Build an engineer organization, hire engineers, and disseminate information to the outside.
-Lead the overall technological development of the product.
-Create new markets based on the automation of operations by formulating and promoting technological strategies in order to continue to provide services that meet customer expectations.

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
-Experience of CTO or VPoE (Experience of engineer manager is also acceptable.).
-Experience working as an engineer.
Japanese Level
  • Business
-Experience with in-house product development.
-Experience in the global market.
Type of people (Personality)
-Person who can respect members and likes technologies.
-Person who is a team player and has a desire to work with others for widespread success.
-Person who is able to handle rapidly changing, ambiguous and undefined environments.
Person who has a passion for big challenges and sense of humor.
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Twice a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • up to 20,000JPY
Work hours
9:00 - 18:00
  • No
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Summer 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)
Other benefits
  • You can choose your own PC type
  • Free Coffee/Tea
-Remote work system
※There is the case to visit customers and work in the office due to company request.
-Regular health checkup
-Short working hours system (childcare / nursing care)