Service Development Solution Architect of Global Digital Consulting Company


About the company
Headquartered in Tokyo, this international company provides the global sourcing service "Sekai Lab" for application development. The company is engaged in the digital consulting business and product business, providing solutions for business issues in the digital domain. The team is developing a global sourcing business in 27 cities in 16 countries around the world, providing the best resources in the most optimal locations, with over 2200 developments in digital transformation and digital products. They provide seamless digital strategy, design and development services through an extensive network of local offices and group companies.
In December 2020, this company raised approximately 3 billion yen through a third-party allotment of capital to the JIC Venture Growth Fund No. 1 Investment Limited Partnership. The funds raised at that time will be used to improve the customer value of the business, and by expanding services, the company will accelerate the digitization of its customers in each industrial field and solve social issues to improve productivity.
Corporate Culture
The company is a multicultural team comprised of about 300 engineers and creators within Japan and about 1,200 engineers and creators internationally, spanning 16 countries and 27 cities. Foreign members are already employed.
The multinational company has a very flat and global corporate culture. You can hone your skills as a project manager or director while you are young.
Global Aspects
  • Deal with global projects
  • Foreign employees already employed
■Job Description
- In client work, you will be responsible for requirements definition and software design with PM, designers and engineers.

■Specifically, you will be responsible for
- Define and manage requirements.
- You will be responsible for defining and managing the requirements of the client.
- Understand the client's business, elicit, identify and document requirements. Clarify traceability of requirements.
- Identify, prioritize, and manage scope. Identify competing priorities and conflicts, negotiate with stakeholders, and reach a consensus.
- Facilitate smooth activities by making constructive suggestions and facilitating stakeholder input.

■Solution Architecture
- Design high-level architecture to meet the client's current and future business needs, communicate with stakeholders, and guide the team in the smooth design and development process.
- Clearly define scratch development, infrastructure, use of 3rd party services, etc. Clearly define scratch development, infrastructure, use of 3rd party services, etc. This includes the tech perspective and the process, organization, and operations, model.
- Evaluate multiple candidate architectures for alternatives, considering tradeoffs in cost, performance, and scalability.
- Provide comprehensive guidance to ensure compatibility between existing and future solutions, considering relevant architectures, strategies, policies, standards and practices (including security).

■Software Design
- Clarify the scope of software application in business and define components and interfaces (UI, API, etc.).
- Facilitate the system design process considering constraints such as system design, design standards, quality, feasibility, scalability and maintainability.
- Evaluate alternatives and their tradeoffs.
- Visualize decision making through iterations of prototypes and simulations.

■Data Modeling
- Develop a data model to communicate the data requirements of the product to the team.
- Lead the organization of data requirements (product development, data integration, data collection activities).

You will be working remotely, not permanently, at the client site.

■About the project
- This is an excellent opportunity to work on a project that utilizes many services and technologies such as MaaS/ FinTech/ IoT/ AI/ VR.

※Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only
- Experience as a solution architect or system engineer
Japanese Level
  • Business / Fluent
- Experience in developing services for BtoC
Ideal candidate
-Candidates who are interested in the latest technology and new services*/*
-Candidates who want to actively utilize their ideas in service development*/*
-Candidates who want to provide valuable services to clients / consumers*/*
Annual Expected salary (Minimum)
Annual Expected salary (Maximum)
Salary promotion
Twice a year
Transporation cost coverage
  • up to 50,000JPY
Work hours
9:30 - 18:30
  • No
  • End of Year and New Year Holiday
  • Summer Holiday
  • Other special 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)
Remote Work
  • Options for remote work