Software Engineer (Applications Development)
Defence Science and Technology Agency - Singapore

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At DSTA, we believe Greater Minds need the space to grow professionally and personally. Discover an enviroment of learning and innovation while developing defence solutions for the security of Singapore. We invite individuals passionate about science and technology to join us for a challenging and fulfilling career. Competitive rewards and ample growth opportunities await your Greater Mind.


You will participate in the design, prototyping and development of Command and Control Information Systems to support the Singapore Armed Forces’ vision for Integrated Knowledge-based Command and Control (IKC2). You will do this by harnessing technologies for Information Fusion, Decision Support, Geospatial Information Management and Visualisation. This may involve integration with weapon, sensor and communication systems.

You will engage users in the study and analysis of business processes and information requirements. You will conduct business process modelling, document project requirements and design and implement system based on requirements gathered. You will also develop and document test plans and procedures, and perform tests on the system developed.

Your responsibilities will also include performing system installation and integration testing, preparing training material and conducting training on the systems delivered as well as providing technical support for these systems.


A degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering with at least Second-class honours

One to two years of working experience in development of IT applications and/or contractor management will be an advantage

Experience in development of IT applications in Java EE platform, C++ or equivalent is preferred

Good communication and interpersonal skills with a keen interest in analysing business workflow and process

Creative, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Good attitude, proactive, quick and willing to learn

Able to work independently as well as in a team

Employment term is a period of 3 years. The contract is renewable depending on performance and job requirements. Only Singapore Citizens need apply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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