※Applicants must have permission to work in Japan and required fluent ~ native level Japanese.
[Position] R&D IT
[Salary] 9〜11.66 million JPY ※Experiences and skills will be considered
About This Role:
You are serving as IT focal point for Japan R&D, acting as IT Business Analyst/IT Project Manager and supporting/accelerating Japan R&D projects, initiatives, and tasks as IT representative.
Primary roles are as follows.
Closely partnering with primary depts and business representatives in Japan R&D.
Supporting implementation/daily operation of our global strategic IT platforms and operating models.
Surfacing unmet IT needs, analyzing reported IT requirements and incorporate/implement IT solution.
Collaborating with other global/local IT team and provide best in class IT service.
Managing portfolios of software products and IT projects for Japan R&D.
What You'll Do:
Serving as focal point for the business functions of the affiliates for capturing requirements, following up with the respective functional IT organization and feedback to the local affiliate about solution or alternatives (need BA skills to frame the requirement correctly).
Implementation and deployment support for large scale IT transformation projects in R&D IT through testing, documentation, issue tracking, data analysis.
Defining, planning and leading the execution of locally approved projects (where no regional / global solution can be applied).
Provide application support for local tools where no global support is available.
Bachelor's degree required in R&D business areas or IT related fields MS preferred
3-5 years' experience in R&D IT , Pharmaceutical IT or R&D functions.
Bilingual (English & Japanese), both written & verbal. (For English, TOEIC score over 800 is required)
Applicant MUST have native or higher level Japanese skill (verbal / writing). JLPT (Japanese Proficient Japanese Test) N1 is minimum requirement.
Basic knowledge of IT and IT process management such as ITIL.
Experience of IT operation such as IT support, IT project management, IT solution delivery.
Experience of working in pharmaceutical IT business area. (preferred)
Experience of working or supporting as vendor in pharmaceutical R&D business area such as Clinical Trial, Pharmacovigilance, PMS, Regulatory Affairs. (preferred)
Business Analysis skill / Project Management skill. (preferred)
Fast learner for new technologies and skills.
Keenly developed collaboration skills.
Ability to operate effectively as team player in a matrix environment
Please click "apply" if you are interested in the job.
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Seniority Level: Mid-Senior level
Job Function: Project Management