Product Manager - E-commerce Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 派遣
Salary ¥5000000.00 - ¥10000000.00 per annum
Specialization: プロジェクトマネジメント
お問合せ Sophie Kuehnast
参照 JO-2003-436656
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Position Summary:

We are looking for a well-seasoned Product Manager who can be part of the E-Commerce Product leadership team working closely with the Senior Leadership Team both on Business and Tech.


You will be responsible for leading Product planning and management for E-Commerce services. A successful candidate will have an established background in excellent product planning and management skills and great communication skills.

Responsible area: Web API platform to enable consumer-facing/merchant facing application feature development.

  • Deeply understand needs of E-Commerce shoppers, merchants, and business units, and address needs with web and mobile shopping features
  • Drive innovation for web and mobile shopping, and differentiate from global competitors
  • Develop a logically-sequenced product and feature roadmap
  • Supervise product management and ensure clear communication to business as well as development teams
  • Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, system performance, and operational workload
  • Lead across the organization to ensure we implement our vision efficiently
  • Supervise and advise the scrum team to meet software expectations
  • Work closely with the scrum team throughout the development process
  • Create and maintain the product backlog for both business requirements and tech initiatives
  • Documenting Software/API Scope and Specification

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor/Master degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related fields
  • Experience developing or managing APIs or an API gateway
  • Deep understanding of common API gateway features
  • Understanding of core technologies related to APIs and web services
  • Ability to communicate clearly about technical topics concisely in English (both verbal and written)
  • Demonstrated success in creating innovative and user-friendly, customer-facing features
  • Technical fluency in understanding the platform and translate business requirements to a Product Roadmap is necessary.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of API best practices
  • Team leadership or management experience
  • Experience working with different stakeholders with conflicting interests
  • Japanese language ability (N2)