Web-services Developer (PHP, XML-RPC)

Main requirements:

  • higher technical education
  • experience in development of web-services based on XML-RPC technology on PHP
  • in-depth knowledge and understanding of OOP principles and experience of writing OOP projects from the scratch
  • experience in development and implementation of different APIs
  • experience in DB design and optimization of SQL queries
  • knowledge of technical english (read / write)

We offer:

  • stable and attractive compensation
  • official employment
  • flexible working schedule
  • work in modern office in the heart of Kiev city center
  • work in a professional team of developers on an interesting high-load project

PHP / AJAX Developer

Purpose of position:

  • development of web application based on PHP 5, MySql, jQuery/AJAX, CSS 3.0, XML-RPC
  • participation in the design, development and optimization of system architecture

Main requirements (main skills):

  • higher technical education
  • experience of development of high-load web applications
  • PHP, SQL, AJAX, jQuery, Javascript, XML-RPC
  • MVC architecture understanding
  • experience with API of Google, Yandex maps
  • experience in DB development and optimization of SQL queries
  • technical English (reading / writing)
  • creative approach to solving problems
  • initiative
  • ability and desire to work in a team
  • interest in improving professional skills and a willingness to apply them in work

We appreciate (secondary skills):

  • knowledge of apache, nginx
  • experience with SVN and Mantis BT
  • knowledge of XML-RPC / SOAP
  • knowledge of Internet-protocols (HTTP, FTP, SMTP, SVN …)
  • experience of working in Unix/Unix-like systems
  • experience with Agile methodology

We offer:

  • stable and attractive, performance-based compensation
  • official employment
  • career opportunities
  • flexible working schedule
  • work in modern office in Kiev city center
  • work in a professional team of developers on an interesting high-load project

Reservation / Content Manager

Purpose of Position:
Assure highest quality of the Department by working in an efficient and conscious manner, as well as, maintaining and developing the highest service standards possible.

Position Overview:
The performance of this position effects guest satisfaction and an
impression of the service the Hotel provides. This impression can lead
to repeat business and reputation enhancements.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities to include the following(other duties may be assigned):

  • Work quickly in a high-pressure environment and ability to handle stress.
  • Deal with a discriminating client.
  • Complete all necessary payroll records.
  • Control rooms and rate availability in accordance with established guidelines to maximize occupancy and revenue.
  • Work with the Hoteilers in handling group bookings, maintaining files, tracing cut-off dates, following up on special instructions, etc.
  • Control all apartments reservations in conjunction with the Front Office Manager and ensure special handling of top corporate clients, VIPs, and return guests.
  • Prepare and distribute occupancy and revenue forecasts and keep Director well informed of and unexpected changes in levels of business.
  • Ensure that all reservation confirmations are transferred in a DOBOVO management system and mailed on a daily basis.
  • Handle all no-show billings and disputes.
  • Handle guest complaints, keeping senior management well informed of any problems
  • Handle and maintain accurate records on pick-up, cancellations, no-shows, and sources of reservations.
  • Display a high level of professionalism at all times in dealings with guests and employees.
  • Respond properly in any hotel emergency or safety situation.
  • Daily check arrival list, reservations created and other reports deemed necessary.
  • Ensure all reservations are keyed in – groups.
  • Maintain checklists for tasks.
  • Perform other tasks or projects as assigned by the Director.

Required Position Skills:

  • Problem solving skills
  • Service Orientation
  • Team Work
  • Customer service appreciation

Position Expectations:

  • Is willing and able to step outside of normal responsibilities to assist others.
  • Strives to continuously improve job skills and knowledge.
  • Strives to continuously improve skill and knowledge level of the Reservations team.
  • Excellent ability to interact professionally with a variety of people.
  • Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing.
  • Controls expenses and maximizes profits.

Language Skills:

  • Fluency in English is required, additional language ability is a bonus
  • Ability to read, speak and write English

Technical Writer

Skills / Experience Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of relevant experience in a similar position
  • Strong English skills – reading / TECHNICAL writing / translating (upper-intermediate level)
  • General understanding of software development, it’s lifecycle and agile development methodology
  • Experienced internet user
  • High level of IT literacy
  • Experience of user manuals development

Personal Requirements:

  • Self-organized, ability to work under minimum control
  • Good communication skills, ability to work in a team
  • Strong logical thinking, fast-learner
  • Ability to create detailed, strong and professional-looking manuals
  • Communicate with developers effectively, ask right questions and understand software functionality quickly

Languages and tools requirements:

  • Microsoft Word – advanced level
  • Microsoft Visio (not required, but is a plus)
  • Adobe Photoshop (at least basic level)
  • Adobe PageMaker, Adobe FrameMaker, QuarkXpress (not required, but is a plus).
  • HTML / HTML help developing tools (not required, but is a big plus)
  • You should also be able to provide examples of documentation in English

Responsibilities of a successful candidate will be (but won’t be limited to):

  • Developing user manuals and functionality descriptions
  • Communicating with developers
  • Project Scope Analysis
  • Translating technical and administrative documents / texts