Senior System Administrator (Jap Speaking)

Job title: Senior System Administrator (Jap Speaking)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: $6,000 - $8,000
Reference: PR/081522
Contact details: Sarah Chin
Contact email:
Job published: November 01, 2021 23:21
Our client is a renowned retail operator in the world known for it's wide offering of quality products and affordable pricing.  In lieu of recent business expansion strategy, we are looking for a Senior System Administrator with experience in setting up of IT infrastructure on regional scale, managed ERP process and with ability to converse and write in professional Japanese. This role reports to a Country General Manager.
  • Plan and execute large IT infrastructure projects, including the design and deployment of new IT/ERP systems and services;
  • Monitor performance of information technology systems to determine cost and productivity levels and to make recommendations for improving the IT infrastructure;
  • Provide roadmap to IT infrastructure strategy, architecture, and processes
  • Analyze business requirements by partnering with key stakeholders across the organization to develop solutions for IT needs;
  • Assess vendors and develop test strategies for new hardware and software;
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues related to internal IT enquiries.
  • Minimum graduated with Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field, or equivalent experience;
  • At least 5 years of experience working in IT/ERP system operations (Retail industry experience preferred);
  • Experience leading and managing large IT projects and rolling out IT infrastructures across various technologies;
  • Excellent working knowledge of computer systems, security, network and systems administration, databases and data storage systems, and phone systems;
  • Strong critical thinking and decision-making skills;
  • Excellent project management skills and strong ability to prioritize deadlines;
  • Firm grasp on IT infrastructure and operations best practices;
  • Must possess good command in English and Japanese both oral and written (Minimum proficiency of Japanese language is level N2 and above);
  • Possess a can-do go getter attitude and strong communication skills;
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office(Excel/Word/Powerpoint), Office365, ERP system
  • Experience with Navision, LSNAV is preferred;
  • This role will have a frequency of travelling in country and/or across the region at 30% rate; applicant must be comfortable with such requirement.

Working Location: Singapore

Apply online or feel free to contact me directly (via for more information about this opportunity. Due to the high volume of applicants, we regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Thank you for your understanding.

Sarah Chin (R 1655546)
JAC Recruitment Pte Ltd (EA Lic No: 90C3026)