Web Engineer for Global Travel Company

No/Low Japanese (Engineer)
Travel Agency

About

Established in 2006, this online travel company is aiming to become the largest reservation platform in Japan and eventually the world. At the moment they have operations in countries across Asia, Europe and North America and provide travel support in securing flight tickets, hotel reservations and activities in 32 different languages.

 

As the increase in inbound tourists grow in the run-up to the 2020 Olympics, online reservation platforms and the demand or such internet services have skyrocketed in the past decade. In 2012 for instance, the company had processed 78million transactions and in the space of two years experienced an increase of 388% with 342million transitions for their services. Since becoming listed on the TSE in 2014, the company has continued to grow its travel reservation services. In the future, however, they hope to become the world’s biggest reservation platform not only in Japan but in all sectors and services in the world.

 

The CEO’s mission for the company is to ensure that any growth in businesses contributes to the betterment of society. In effect, good business for him is when a business is able to enhance happiness the world and he believes the private sector has a huge potential to address poverty, environment, unemployment and a variety of other social challenges. Having travelled, lived and worked abroad he hopes to ensure his business is affecting positive impact in the lives of people and communities around the world.

 

Today the company is located at the coveted Sky Garden Place in Ebisu and have 30 staff members. Employees have various company benefits as shown below. They are looking to hire more foreigners, particularly individuals from Vietnam and other Southeast Asian countries and China as these are key countries in which their countries are expanding. That said other candidates from other regions in the world are of course welcome to join! The primary factor is how you meet requirements as shown below and the alignment of candidates’ aspirations to the company’s vision.

Job Description

In this position you will be in charge of enhancing the company’s website dedicated to airplane tickets to global tickets. In this role you will be in charge of helping the company develop further applications and functions based on market analysis of their existing and potential markets to make the website better. The development environment is LAMP and the framework uses Cake PHP engineers. Applicants with some programming experience (no practical experience) with a background in vocational schools, universities, training schools etc or who can demonstrate extensive web creation by selfstudy or hobby are welcome. Furthermore, second year graduates are also welcome to apply provided however please ensure you provide an portfolio detailing your past projects and skills.

 

Job Description and Benefits

 Working hours: 10: 00 ~ 19: 00 (working time 8 hours)

Employment status: Regular employee

Salary: 4.2 million yen ~ 7.2 million yen depending on ability and experience Monthly salary 350,000 yen ~ 600,000 yen ( including uniform allowance ) *The above amount includes estimated overtime fee of 40 hours (59,000 yen). Overtime will be additionally paid.

Raise : Raise is awarded once a year (July) *For new hires there is a trial period of 3 months *There is no change in salary and treatment during that period. Within 3years of joining the company and/or for qualified candidates who are over 42yrs employees are expected to be earning at least 5.2million

 

【Holiday】 In total, employees have over 120 days of annual holidays

■ Complete weekly 2 day system (Saturdays and Sundays off)

■ Holidays

■ New Year holidays

■ Summer vacation

■ Paid vacation

 

【Welfare】

■ Transportation expenses (up to 20,000 yen per month)

■ Various social insurance (Employment · Workers ‘· Health · Employees’ Pension)

■ Remote work possible

■ Employee Travel (Based on Results) ※ In the past employees have been flown to New Caledonia, Philippines · Cebu Island, Okinawa etc.

■ Smoking inside the office (with smoking space)

 

【Supplementary time】

■ Working 8 hours

■ Overtime work within 20 hours per month

 

【Allowance】

■ Overtime allowance

■ Business allowance

■ Qualification allowance Ideal candidates: Those who want to make things while communicating with people Those who want to put on their own skills at a rapidly growing company Those who want to try new things

 

Plese note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan 

How to Apply

If you are intersted in this position, please apply here wit the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application. 

 

First the company will be screening your resume.  If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company. 

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