Department Overview The Global Ad Technology Department (GATD) manages the whole of the advertising systems that power Rakuten.
We are a cross-functional and data-driven organization working together in a diverse team spread across five countries : Japan, Singapore, India, China and UK.
GATD Website : https : / / corp.rakuten.co.jp / careers / feature / adtech / en / About the team We develop and maintain the comprehensive advertisement platform that allows both internal stakeholders (Rakuten Ichiba merchants) and external advertisers (huge national and international clients) to freely manage their promotional mix and marketing campaigns.
Working with us you will be able to learn everything about Rakuten Group's wide range of services and huge data asset. Position : Why We Hire In the position, we are looking for a dynamic senior project manager who can take one or more technical ownership and responsibilities during the product and project development also he / she should have the capability to solve any kind of business problem.
The person should be highly skilled in one or more project management methodologies and do not afraid to come out of one's comfort zone and jump into the unknown project management world.
Very much tech and business focus and create a perfect bridge between business and tech team. Position Details Business Process Execution - Work closely with the Product Managers, Business Unit and other stakeholders, understand their need and business direction - Understand the product roadmap and keep continuous collaboration with BU and all other groups to execute the project successfully.
Project and Service Execution - Requirement gathering and analysis - Convert business requirement to tech requirement - Be engaged in a whole process of an application development project (requirement definition, specification design, development, testing, release).
Collaboration - Working closely with the Senior Product Manager, Tech Lead, Architect and other project members - Collaborate with a separate QA team and DevOps team.
Mandatory Qualifications : - Minimum of 3 years of experience in web application development - Minimum of 3 years of experience in product and project management - Experience in different project management methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, Rapid development, Pair programming) - Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills, and ability to build a strong working relationship between technical and non-technical people - Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and guide team members to establish positive working relationships and achieve goals together - Ability to manage multiple projects at once, as required, and prioritize appropriately - Strong skills and experience to write spec documents - Strong skills and experience to develop a quality assurance plan and procedures - Team player and easy going person - Proactive, self-starter and self-motivated - Perform under immense pressure - Strong get-things-done mind with a sense of ownership Desired Qualifications : - Experience of Scrum Master role.