Monstar Lab, Inc.

Design Program Manager

  • job
    Web Designer
  • area
    Tokyo Shibuya
  • fee
    3.50 Millions Yen〜
Congratulatory mileage 2 % Annual income
.07 Millions Yen 万マイレージ
Congratulatory mileage 2 % Annual income
.07 Millions Yen 万マイレージ
21 Dec 2018
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A design program manager is mainly in charge of the strategy aspect. You are responsible for the management and the execution of a plan and a process method. The position is also responsible for tasks such as project management, plan execution, etc. <br><br>■ Duties<br>A design program manager does not only need to handle several design tasks on his/her own, but the person must also be able to watch the progression of the project to make sure it goes smoothly. You will have to make proposals and carry out discussions with our clients regarding the designs. Also will be working with our business producer(s) to compile proposals for our clients.<br>Basically, you will be in a project management role to compose WBS, to manage the schedule, to attend meetings regarding the projects if necessary. You must be able to prioritize tasks and share the information necessary with our clients. Risk management is also a big part of your duties. We expect you to help us to create an environment that is great for design under the values of QCDS.<br>This is also a role which involves heavy communications with our team members, other divisions and the stakeholders. It is a position that requires sophisticated skill in management, design, communication. The candidate must possess in depth knowledge in design and the related logic.

Hope to work in such development environment

■ You will be working with our business producer, digital strategist to set up business strategy and process according to the needs of our clients.<br>Apply design process and method starting from the requirement definition stage will be part of your duty too. Basically everything we do is to achieve the best user experience!<br>You are going to work with development teams to execute the projects and to carry risk management. This also requires you to possess certain level of knowledge regarding IT and development. <br>Sharing information with our business marketing division and the technical division is also very crucial. It is important for you to help us to create an environment that is friendly for designers.

The position at a glance

Why were hiring

Business expansion

Type of industries



Web Designer

Job type

Language level

Japanese: ~ N2(Business)
English: Not required


Engineering requirments

Desired skills

【Required skills】 <br>More than 2 years of experiences in project management. <br>Have practical experience in leading a team<br>Understanding of how design works (UX focus)<br>Understanding and experience regarding IA of the Web/mobile App <br>Good at communication<br>【Welcome skills】 <br>Experience about strategy solution<br>Experience about recruitment<br>Experience about team building<br>Experience of doing speeches regarding topics in design<br>Academic knowledge about the logic of design<br>Academic knowledge about Human factors and ergonomics, Cultural anthropology, Cognitive psychology<br>Experience of KPI design, accessibility analysis, growth hack

About Salary

Depends on your experience and skills.


*Insurance fully provided<br>*Commuting allowance (Max of 50,000 JPY/ month)

Shift Requirements

■ Working hour: 9:30~18:30<br>■ Leaves(around 120 days off per year)<br>5 days a week (weekends off) <br>National holidays<br>Summer vacation<br>New Year holidays<br>Annual leaves<br>Marital &amp; mourning leaves<br>Paternity leaves<br>Maternity leaves<br>Childcare leaves<br>Menstrual leave

About application

Document examination<br>↓<br>1st interview<br>↓<br>2nd interview<br>↓<br>Offer


4F, Ebisu Prime Square, Hiroo 1-1-39
Nearest station: JR line/ Tokyo metro Hibiya line Ebisu station 7 min. walk
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About Company

“Create a platform for diversity&quot;, &quot;Change the world with technology&quot; are two major business visions we always hold. We have 23 offices spread around 13 countries, our businesses mainly include Web solution service, App development business, game production business and the music business.<br>【Digital relationship division】<br>We offer a wide range of services from planning to development and the operation support of the business system. We are also doing all kinds of developments regarding the IoT, AR/VR, robotic industries. Our clients coming from different industries and vary in sizes from big enterprises to small and middle size companies.<br>【Game production division】<br>We are also doing the production of smartphone games by our own. Starting from the planning to development and the final release, we handle every step by ourselves in which we could make sure we have a <br>consistent and high quality of work.<br>【Music business division】<br>We also run a music streaming site called &quot;; which dedicated towards the independent music industry. Other than that, we also run this music streaming App called &quot;monstar channel&quot; in which it distributes more than 500,0000 musical options for individuals and stores. &quot;OMISE Lab&quot; is a music media we launched for the needs of store owners.

About Service

Smartphone App development

We provide a variety of App developments to be utilized under different kinds of OS environment and for different devices including iPhone / iPad, Android, Windows 8 etc. We have an in depth experience and knowledge in doing such developments in which we already released more than 500 developments throughout the years.

Web App development / Site production

What we care about the most is user experience! And we achieve this by our engineering skills and the experiences we have. Regardless of the size of the project, we could always utilize the know how we possess to create the best product and the best customer experience for our users.

Company Profile

Number of Employees 270 people Year of Foundation Feb. 3, 2006
Representative Hiroki Inagawa Capital Fund 2.4 billion
Avg. age Gross Sales
Gender Ratio Industry Type IT・Telecommunication(SIer)
Place of head office 150-0012
Tokyo Hiroo 1-1-39, Shibuya 4F, Ebisu Prime Square
Nearest station: JR line/ Tokyo metro Hibiya line Ebisu station 7 min. walk
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Welfare Health insurance, labor insurance package etc.<br>※ Depends on your contract type.
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