Software Engineer (Threat Research)

  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type

Job Description

CSIT develops products to advance the national security interests of Singapore. Our products are used in a wide range of operations, including but not limited to, Counter-terrorism and Computer Network Defence. We are looking for talented software engineers to build mission critical products that identify, analyse and disrupt threats.


As a software engineer in the Threat Research product group, you will contribute to the technical development of critical solutions related to national security. Your solutions will help analysts to identify and investigate the ever-evolving threats we face today. You have the autonomy to determine the best way to deliver value and the technology used. Join the awesome CSIT family and use cutting-edge technologies to protect the nation.


  • Work closely with the team to deliver top-notch software that is scalable and maintainable 
  • Prototype and build new impactful product features 
  • Design and architect systems to solve complex problems
  • Maximise technical delivery: setup, develop, build, test and deploy
  • Build tools and pipeline to automate software delivery
  • Ensure high availability of systems using monitoring and alerting tools effectively 
  • Deliver flawless features validated by tests 
  • Create concise and maintainable documentations that the team love to read 
  • Write clean code that the team adores
  • Innovate as much as you can  


Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent 
  • Familiar with modern software development frameworks such as MEAN and LAMP
  • Proven software product development experience from conceptualisation to operation
  • Familiar with agile development processes 
  • Able to communicate clearly 
  • Positive attitude and excellent teamwork
  • Passionate and self-driven 


  • Experience in one or more of the following areas: micro-services, databases, APIs and CI/CD 
  • Experience with one or more of the following: Spring, Kotlin, React, Elastic Stack, Hadoop, Spark 
  • Experience in using DevOps tools and pipelines effectively

Why Join us?

  • The work is purposeful and meaningful
  • You get to work with the best people
  • We work with modern technologies and techstacks
  • We have an excellent engineering culture and work-life balance
  • We aspire to engineering and operational excellence
  • We empower to innovate
  • We grow together as a family

As CSIT is an agency under the Ministry of Defence (Singapore), only Singapore Citizens will be considered.

Closing on 18 Jun 2021