About Phorest Salon Software Phorest Salon Software is a rapidly growing Global SaaS company with offices in Ireland, UK, Germany, Finland, Australia and the US. Our system touches every point of the salon experience from the in-salon software desktop application with a full marketing suite to custom native apps and online bookings. Why? Because we want to help salons get their clients back more often, spending more and generating referrals.
Phorest Salon Software currently powers over 8,000 hair and beauty salons globally with an aim to capture 25% of the international market – that’s one million salons and a billion-dollar company. This growth means lots of opportunities for career progression for the right candidate and, if you understand the concept of “you get out of it, what you put into it”, you’ll thrive in our fast-paced and team-focused environment.
Are you highly motivated, driven and looking to hit the ground running in a challenging and rewarding role? Great! We are looking for someone who is passionate first and foremost about data migrations, but is also customer focused and able to learn quickly.
As a Junior Data Migration Specialist, you will have an impact from day one in reporting on and improving the data migration process. You will be responsible for onboarding new clients to the Phorest platform with as much of their previous data as possible. You will use critical thinking skills to address and remedy any issues during the migration process. You will collaborate with Sales and Onboarding on a daily basis to ensure client expectations are met. There will also be a collaboration with our Product team to map out developmental improvements to the process.
What you will do
- Breakdown competitor software databases
- Write SQL queries to extract data
- Improve upon existing processes to expedite workflow.
- Document migration process for new softwares
- Collaborate with Sales.
Who you are
- B.S. in Computer Information Sciences or similar discipline.
- Experience in Windows and Mac operating systems.
- 1-2 Years of SQL Query writing experience.
- Comfortable writing joins, unions and other functions.
- Familiar with MySQL, Access, and Oracle Databases.
- 2+ Years of strong Customer Service Experience.
- Ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines.
- Problem solving skills, and can investigate and assess issues quickly.
Nice to Have
- Exposure to Postman.
- Can read and understand PHP syntax.
- Has worked with simple API structures for web based applications.
🧘Phorest currently offers a range of fully employer-paid benefits including Medical, Dental, Life, AD&D, Short Term Disability, an EAP, and wellness perks.
💰Employees also have access to optional extras, such as a 401(k) and a range of upgraded insurance options.
🤓Career development is important to us. We even have our own in-house Learning and Development/Business coach and many online resources including LinkedIn learning.
😎We like to have fun, build camaraderie through regular social events.
👯Phorest also encourages Employee Resource Groups, you will have the opportunity to join or champion a club, society, or group.
Phorest is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity at our company anddo not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Research shows that while men apply to jobs when they meet an average of 60% of the criteria, women and other marginalized folks tend to only apply when they check every box. So if you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We'd love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit.