Technical Lead 2, Technology Development

SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD
  • Job Category
    Information Technology, Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Permanent

Job Description

Purpose of job:

STB maintains a team of inhouse developers and designers to undertake agile software development for our digital products. We are looking for technical leads to guide and mentor the respective squads handling different products. The development team sits within The Collaboratory, a division which champions innovation, technology and service excellence.

A Technical Lead is needed to oversee the technical delivery of the Tourism Information and Services Hub (TIH). The TIH is a content repository for the tourism industry to share content assets with STB and one another. The TIH also contains free APIs for tourism companies to easily integrate with their digital products. Going forward, it is envisaged that TIH will serve as a one-stop platform for tourism businesses. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop the technical vision and strategy for the expansion of TIH's services with the aim of supporting different needs by tourism businesses
  • Design a secure framework for integrating with partners and safeguarding of user data
  • Drive the delivery of user-friendly and sensible APIs for TIH
  • Lead a team of developers to deliver in accordance to agile devops processes
  • Be answerable for the quality and security of the TIH

Job Requirement

  • At least 4 years experience in software development
  • At least 1 years experience leading a software development team with agile methodology
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Well-versed in web development, with experience in Ruby and Javascript web frameworks
  • Some experience in web development in Java
  • Experience setting up secure and scalable web applications
  • Well-versed in AWS architecture
  • Experience setting up and working with a devops CI/CD pipeline and process, including working with quality assurance engineers for both automated and manual testing
  • Familiar with cybersecurity and compliance rules in the government or banking sector
  • Experience working with and guiding external business teams to adopt agile

Closing on 21 May 2021