Chief Information Officer (No Japanese language required)


勤務地: Tokyo
給与: Undisclosed
職種: 正社員
専門: テクノロジー
参照: 406487380E n/a (EP)

Your New Career Opportunity

A world famous university based in Japan is now searching for a CIO to manage their whole IT department and lead them on their strategy with new projects and implementation.

About the Company

Focusing their researches in five major areas: Neuroscience, Molecular Sciences, Environmental and Ecological Sciences, and Physical Sciences.

The school accepts 40 students per year, creating a very low student to instructor ratio. Those instructor not being only experienced teachers but also international scientist giving lecture and/or conference. By the time they graduate, students have accumulated not only abstract knowledge and practical skills but also the kind of professional connections necessary to launch their careers as world-class researchers.

Your Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and direction in all aspects of the computing environment
  • Define, develop, and implement the overall ICT and information security strategy and policies
  • Lead and develop the digital transformation strategy
  • Oversee the research and administrative computing services
  • Ensure the protection of digital assets, maintaining integrity, security, and privacy of information
  • Provide advice and guidance to all areas of the university on ICT procurement and vendor contract negotiations (hardware, software, and major infrastructure and systems)
  • Develop and monitor the annual ICT budget

The Skills and Experience You Need to Succeed

  • 7 years of experience in the information technology field
  • Prior managing experience
  • Strong IT security knowledge
  • Fluent English
  • Japanese is a great plus to have but you still need to be based in Japan
  • Experience in high level management of research or education ICT environments
  • Ph.D. in a science or science-related discipline, with some post-doctoral experience

The Benefits You Will Receive

  • Competitive compensation and large range of additional benefits
  • International environment 
  • Great location
  • Relocation package (nationwide only)
  • Housing allowance

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