CIO (Chief Information Officer)
As IT advances in enterprises and supports the foundation of management, CIOs who plan IT strategies and play a part in enterprise management, are now essential. A CIO is a highly specialized professional who is involved in the following: formulation of corporate management strategies, formulation of information strategies, and formulation of the knowledge of a company as an organic information system.
A project manager is a highly specialized professional who has the ability to effectively utilize management resources in an enterprise, appropriately introduce the latest information technology, etc., and comprehensively manage and improve the efficiency of projects. Therefore, it is necessary to have a broad knowledge of IT and management. In addition, projects are often organized across different departments, and require advanced communication skills and leadership.
Senior SE, Web System Builders
A senior SE is a system engineer who assists the project manager and also manages the project.A deep understanding of not only technology but also elements of management such as cost and business flow is required.
Web system construction engineers follow the instructions of project managers and senior SEs, and actually develop systems using the latest IT skills.
System Integration Consultant
In Japanese companies, the demand of outside consultants for IT promotion is high due to the shortage of IT human resources in the company. The System Integration Consultant is a highly specialized professional with the appropriate skills to provide consulting on business systemization concepts in line with the management strategies of client companies, and to efficiently advance cooperation among companies that can survive the current fierce international business competition climate. They need to understand the needs of their customers and respond appropriately. To do so, they need high skills in IT, management and communication.
Web Marketing Professionals
Web Marketing Professional is a highly specialized professional who performs e-business, having the web technology to build e-business sites, the ability to plan strategies for providing services on the Internet, and the marketing techniques to grasp the behavior of consumers on the Internet. Rich knowledge of commercial transactions and advanced knowledge and technology related to networks such as distribution systems and security protection are required.
A systems architect is a highly specialized professional who analyzes the challenges of an enterprise's IT strategy, develops a solution framework, and designs an architecture for a new system that is consistent with the complexity of existing systems. System Architect plays an intermediate role between corporate strategy planning and actual system development. Therefore, not only IT skills but also a wide range of business and management knowledge are required.
Information Security Consultant
Information networks are indispensable infrastructure for realizing e-commerce and Internet of Things (Internet of Things). On the other hand, the security risks surrounding these networks continue to increase. The Information Security Consultant provides advice and support to help customers formulate information security policies and protect information assets. Management and communication skills are also required to understand the customer's situation and take appropriate action.
Content Production Manager
In the production of media content such as movies, animations, and game software, the content production manager manages the entire project team. First of all, they make a proposal and negotiate with the company in charge of the production to secure a concrete budget. They also plan and implement how to use the products to recover the cost. They need the ability to analyze past business results, current market conditions, and leadership to bring the team together to execute the plan.
Data analysts gather and objectively analyze various data on customers and products obtained through corporate activities to find characteristics and trends in the data and propose solutions to management and system development issues. In recent years, the utilization of big data is advancing in fields such as agriculture and medical care, and the field is expanding. In addition to marketing and management knowledge, IT skills such as statistical analysis and data mining, and logical thinking based on hypotheses and verifications are required.