Job ref no.: CT3124743-01#3653

Web Developer / IT Support

Ski Japan HK Limited

Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Medical plan

Want a great IT job, with lots of variety in a fun and exciting travel industry? Want to work in an international environment with people from all over the world? Want a diverse and exciting job with a difference? Want to be apart of innovative, can do culture?

SkiJapan.com are seeking a Web Developer/IT Support team member to help build, develop and innovate our web, marketing, reservations and IT needs for our group companies in Japan, Hong Kong and Australia.

Based in the picturesque ski resort town of Niseko, Japan you will be a key part of the IT team where you will join the IT Manager in developing solutions for a range of diverse brands and departments including accommodation and services, reservations, online booking systems and smartphone apps.

Your primary responsibilities will be developing updates for our in-house reservations system built on LAMP stack and developing,  maintaining and updating existing websites. You will also assist with resolving technical support issues and system maintenance.

This role will perfectly suit a person with a positive and energetic attitude and prepared to work in a close  relationship with other departments. Able to understand IT’s role as a technology enabler and adviser and keen to share your skills and experience to further innovate and lead the way in our industry.

We’re seeking a goal orientated individual who knows how to work in a team, contribute new ideas and can express themselves clearly both orally and written.

POSITION

Web Developer / IT Support

DEPARTMENT

IT

WORK PLACE LOCATION

Kutchan town, Hokkaido, Japan

REPORTING TO

IT Manager

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Development of company’s in-house reservations system 
  • Development of company websites 
  • Staff technical support for Windows / Mac desktop PCs with Microsoft Office suite for all office locations
  • Software and hardware installation
  • 2nd Level support for managed customer accommodations

MUST-HAVE SKILLS EXPERIENCETRAINING

  • Back-end web development
  • Must Have 2-3yrs Experience with:
  • PHP
  • CSS
  • MySQL
  • HTML / HTML5
  • jQuery
  • Use of Source Control
  • Linux command line
  • CMSs (Wordpress)
  • REST API experience

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • A strong level of English is a must
  • Bilingual Japanese/ English or Chinese/ English speaking applicants are preferred
  • Eligible for an International Drivers License

VISA REQUIREMENTS:

  • You will need to meet Sponsored Visa requirements

DESIRABLE SKILLS EXPERIENCE

  • jQuery Mobile
  • Wordpress Theme Development
  • Network troubleshooting
  • Front-end development
  • e-Commerce development experience
  • Japanese language at any level
  • Application Development for Mobile & Tablet devices
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Use of remote access software for support purposes

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED

  • Energetic, confident, can- do attitude
  • Mature, flexible approach with the ability to adapt to any situation
  • Reliable, very organised and efficient
  • Ability to work long hours when required
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Show initiative, with ability the to think on your feet
  • Team player

REMUNERATION PACKAGE

280,000 - 330,000 JPY per month depending on experience and language ability.

BENEFITS

  • Working in a progressive and ‘Can Do’ culture with passionate and motivated team
  • Company contribution to medical insurance scheme and social insurances
  • Staff rewards, bonuses and incentives
  • Excellent training and induction program
  • Subsidised staff accommodation
  • Assistance with visas and government paperwork
  • Access to free ski lift pass, free ski/board lessons and rental gear 
  • Discounted tours and activities
  • Working with a team of like-minded people from all over the world

EMPLOYMENT DATES:

Full time position. Position now available

WORKING HOURS:

5 x days per week- average of 40 hours per week.

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More job information
Job ref no. CT3124743-01#3653
Salary
  • 35,000 - 45,000 / month
Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 3 years - 8 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
Education
  • Diploma or equivalent
  • Asso. Deg or High Dip