Chief Information Officer

Job Title: Chief Information Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo Prefecture
Reference: RL-171222-lk1
Contact Name: Ron Lau
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 28, 2017 10:20

Job Description

Our client,  an expanding cryptocurrency company based in Tokyo is currently looking to hire a Chief Information Officer.   


 Job Description

Responsible for:


  • Leading a team of IT professionals to providing training and development
  • Developing the application and infrastructure for the organization.
  • Demand and capacity management, prioritization and execution of strategic IT initiatives and project initiatives within the organization.
  • Ensuring focused structuring, planning and control of all projects and timely/proactive engagement of stakeholders on issues and risks.
  • Ensuring that resource loading is a key strength while maintaining a balance of internal employees and external contractors.
  • Ensuring business continuity in response to widespread events (i.e. cyber, natural disaster).
  • Recruiting and developing human talent; development of a learning environment; demonstrating teamwork, respect and collaboration across the IT function.


The Successful Applicant


  • Bachelors’ Degree in computer science, information and technology, software engineering or a related field (Advanced degree preferred).
  • Minimum of 15+ years of diversified Information Technology experience with at least 5+ years leading an IT function of an organization.
  • Experienced in creating and executing commercial arrangements for products and/or services to provide value to customers.
  • Experience in the adoption and use of an agile methodology and the transition from or co-existence with traditional system development life cycle methods and tools.
  • Knowledge of financial and economic fundamentals, and business processes, systems and roles.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and writing skills required to represent the organization both internally and externally.
  • Previous experience serving on industry organizations, associations and peer-level groups.
  • Must have prior experience with blockchain/cryptocurrency technologies


If you are interested, Please send your CV to and