Product Manager, Osaka - Travel Development Department(TDD)

Job Summary

  • Japan, Osaka
  • Partial remote
  • Apply from Anywhere
Language Requirements
  • English: Business
  • Japanese: Not required
Key skills
  • Problem-solving
  • Leadership and Management Skills
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Job Description

Job Role

Product Manager

Job Description

Business Overview Rakuten Travel is one of the largest online travel platforms in Japan with millions of users searching for hotels, rental cars, airline tickets, and many more services around tourism. We have been developing, over the decades, our strong and unique business strategy in synergy with the principles of Rakuten to maximize users and partners’ satisfaction. Together with the global travel market rebound, we are expanding our business and striving to dominate this industry worldwide as well as strengthening our engineering teams to accommodate any upcoming challenges. Department Overview Together with the global travel market rebound, we are expanding our business and striving to dominate this industry worldwide as well as strengthening our engineering teams to accommodate any upcoming challenges. As a Product Manager, you will be part of a team of talented people. We have assembled a globally diverse team where English is used as the primary language for communication. We utilize agile methodology to maximize team productivity. You will be working in lively cross-functional scrums to discuss, develop, and deliver new exciting improvements to customers. Position: Why We Hire As demand for rental cars, car sharing, and buses increases, new functions need to be developed. We are looking for good product manager to work with us to create future mobility services.   Position Details As service owner, the successful candidate will pursue to provide the best value to customers and partners with passion. They will see the big picture of things, be flexible and make effort to be spontaneous in any situation. - Identify customers' or partners issues, needs and desires by conducting user/market/industry research and data analysis - Define product requirement and propose best solutions with product requirement documents and functional specifications - Track KPI of the product and report to the stakeholders - Coordinate and facilitate various meetings within team, across group and partners during product design process - Make vision and product road maps according to the strategy of travel business for mid-to-long term

Required skills & Experience

Basic qualifications

- Strong domain expertise in technical background - Problem-solving aptitude, discover the issue, propose best solution for it - Experience in planning projects, requirement definitions and document creation for product requirements and functional specs - Experience in analyzing quantitative and qualitative data of customers or business operations - Experience in design user story and customer journey - Stakeholder management skill Additional information on English Qualification - Fluency in English/TOEIC 800

Preferred qualifications

- BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or background in software engineering - Experience in project management - Proven experience in product management for E-commerce - Knowledge of travel and hospitality industry - Experience in evangelize the product

Job Details

Employment type
Japan, Osaka
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Remote work
Partial remote
Working hours
9:00am - 5:30pm (Every Monday, work hours are from 8:00am to 4:30pm due to morning meeting)
・2 days off per week (Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays are holidays)
・10-20 days of annual paid vacation (the minimum number of days is the number of days granted after six months of employment)
・120 days off per year
In addition, year-end and New Year vacations, paid vacation, congratulation or condolence leave, maternity and paternity leave, etc.
*Once a year, you can take 9 to 12 consecutive holidays by using the long vacation (Success Vacation) system.
Employee benefits
・Commuting allowance
・Housing allowance
・Health insurance
・Employee pension insurance
・Unemployment insurance
・Workers' accident compensation insurance
・Retirement allowance system
Supplemental education and qualification support
・English learning support (in-house TOEIC(R) test IP test, English conversation, etc.)
・Career challenge system (challenge the department of your choice)
・Job return system (rehiring system for those who retired due to marriage, childbirth, nursing care, etc.), etc.
・Stock Option Plan
・Cafeteria system with three free meals
・LILO Club (preferential treatment at sports clubs, accommodations, leisure facilities, movie theaters, etc.)
・LILO Club (sports clubs, lodging, leisure facilities, movie theaters, etc.) (Running, mountain climbing, cooking, etc., part of the expenses paid by the company)
・Reward system
・Free English conversation lessons by native English speakers
・Support system for certification acquisition
・Qualification support system, etc.
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