CTO for media apps

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tōkyō, Japan
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 18 Nov 18

CTO for media apps

Language Proficiency

Japanese: Native
English: Conversational

**Confidential role** High-level, managerial position in young company, household name in Japan. Focus on media and entertainment mobile applications.


  • Team management of engineers for the various applications (20-30 people)
  • Development of new applications in specialized areas such as ticketing, CtoC commerce, blogs, news, entertainment and SNS
  • Continuous improvement of existing apps in portfolio, in collaboration with foreign teams
  • Hiring and training of engineers in the team, both local and remote

Required skills
  • Product development experience for web app
  • Management experience of more than 25 people
  • Deep understanding of IT architecture for complex services

Preferred skills
  • Native level Japanese required; additional language skills preferred
  • Excellent presentation and communications skills, able to speak to crowds

Personal Attributes
  • Creative mind, out-of-the-box thinker
  • Can build strong relationship with colleagues throughout levels of the organization

About our client

One of the largest players in the online market in Japan. As the role is confidential, I cannot give more information but please feel free to contact me or apply if you have interest.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.