Researcher in Application Development

Temasek Polytechnic

Assistant Manager (Software Specialist, Application Development)

Agency: Temasek Polytechnic
Job no.: 565371
Work type: Full-time, Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore
Categories:InfoComm, Technology, New Media Communications

Established in 1990, Temasek Polytechnic (TP) is a leading institution of higher learning nestled by the idyllic shores of Bedok Reservoir in Tampines. TP takes pride in equipping our students with lifelong skills and digital knowledge for a future of dynamic change.

TP's caring and vibrant culture is firmly rooted in our core values which drive a spirit of innovation, with a focus on industry, globalisation and sustainability. "TP Cares" is our clarion call to ensure that our diverse community of learners has the opportunity to achieve their personal best, so that they can contribute meaningfully to the global community.

Learner. Creator. Leader.
We envision the TP graduate as a values-led leader with vision, character and heart, excelling in the academic domain and beyond, and rising to the challenge of creating tomorrow.


  • Develop software solutions by studying information gathered and conferring with users, studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes, investigating problem areas and following the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Participate in support and maintenance of existing applications (mobile and web) to meet business changes
  • Perform code review and system integration testing
  • Comply with standards and processes defined for the entire SDLC
  • Plan and organize end-user acceptance testing and training
  • Passionate in state-of-the-art development tools, emerging programming techniques and technologies, and best practices


  • Relevant background in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field
  • Minimum 2 years of working experience in software development
  • Hands-on experience in Microsoft .NET technologies (such as C#, ASP.NET MVC 5), HTML5, JQuery, JavasScript, CSS, Microsoft SQL Server/Oracle database management system are essential
  • Hands-on experience in mobile development using Swift for iOS platform and/or Java for Android are essential
  • Participated in development team that followed the Agile development methodology
  • Knowledgeable in application security is added advantage
  • Hands-on experience in development of data visualisation and analytics will be advantageous
  • Hands-on experience in developing real time event processing on IoT platform and disruptive technologies, such as deep learning, intelligent systems and cognitive computing will be advantageous
  • Candidates with Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer: Web Applications certification and/or Scrum certification are preferred
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent written, communication, presentation skills and interpersonal skills
  • Self-driven and a team player

Advertised: 08 Sep 2021
Applications close: 05 Oct 2021

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