Bright minds,
sharp solutions

Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering. Luxoft enables companies to compete by leveraging its multi-industry expertise in the financial services, automotive, communications, and healthcare & life sciences sectors. For more information, please visit the website.

Line of Business:

Financial Services


IT Technical Lead/ Architect, Tokyo

Project Description

As a Software Architect/Software Engineer you will be engaged in providing the solutions to business problems of the banking industry. The team takes on responsibility for a portfolio of small to mid-sized applications. You will work closely together with your colleagues in the team, the local Delivery Management as well product owners.


1. Understand Business Requirements and System Functional Design approach
2. Chair the Technical Design Authority and make sure all key design decisions are taken in an informed and timely manner
3. Identify Non-Functional Requirements and make sure it is scoped in the FRS document.
4. Work with SPM, CTO and Application Leads to document & elaborate the high-level Architecture and Design document
5. Finalize the Application Hardware and Software demands
6. Review Test Strategy & Test Plan document
7. Contribute in the SIT & UAT Testing



1. Minimum 7 years of hands-on IT application design/development experience with at least 3 years in solution architect role
2. Experience in designing VM infra and technology footprint requirements on any key banking apps (Client Onboarding, Trading & Settlement, Portfolio Analysis etc.)
3. Ability to interpret a set of technical requirements and develop robust solutions
4. good understanding of the software development methodologies (Waterfall, Agile)
5. Strong analytical, problem-solving skills
6. Hands-on knowledge of Java, Web-Technologies, Unix, Data Modelling
7. Confident but flexible, enjoys working across teams
8. Good communication skills (written and verbal)
9. Japanese language skills will be a plus

Nice to have



  • English: Upper-intermediate

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Work Type

Software/System Architecture

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