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Head, Technologies (Digital & Advanced Technologies)


Job Purpose


We are looking for a Head of Technology interested working in a high impact corporate venture, building customer-centric mobile app platforms. You will be responsible for architecting and building these applications, as well as planning, coordinating, and directing all the Technology Team’s daily activities and providing direction and solutions that will enhance the Technology Team’s effectiveness.




• •    Define and implement the strategic architecture roadmap for the venture, with a focus on user acquisition, revenue growth, scalability, reliability, and cyber security.
•    Collaborate and work alongside key stakeholders to ensure technology and architecture are aligned with business vision, and continued venture growth.
•    Development and continual refinement of solutions together with stakeholders via agile approach to create customer-centric feature sets for your customers.
•    Play an instrumental role in engagement, stakeholder management, and solution delivery to drive user acquisition, revenue growth and continued business development.
•    Integrate Omnichannel online-with-offline products and services to meet business and Digital Customer needs.
•    Work directly with the business, domain experts, product owners, to shape and design application solutions.
•    Develop and implement client-side and server-side architecture as well as API test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency 
•    Lead and inspire your software engineering team working to deliver the technology roadmap.
•    Lead multiple value streams concurrently and Digital Customer satisfaction targets.
•    Form relationships with product labs, R&D, of key vendors and partners to ensure we are abreast of directions.
•    Establish our presence and reputation in the resource market through engagement in consortiums and key conferences, leading local events, sessions, and think tanks, and by engaging with colleges and higher education institutes.
•    Capital and budget planning for Digital technology organization’s submission to Annual Operating plan
•    Management of a small team (3 to 4 pax) of architects/solution designers, engineers or the equivalent.

Qualifications & Work Experience


• Degree in Information Technology or of a related field

• Minimum 8 - 10 years of experience with minimum of 5 years in a supervisory capacity


• Commercially minded and a strategic thinker

• Strong understanding of financial reports, analytic methods, and financial data tools are often required

• Excellent communication, interpersonal, presentation and relationship building skills


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

About SMRT Corporation

SMRT Corporation Ltd (SMRT) is a public transport services provider. Our primary business is to manage and operate train services on the North-South Line, the East-West Line, the Circle Line, the new Thomson East-Coast Line and the Bukit Panjang Light Rail Transit. This is complemented by our bus, taxi and private hire vehicle services. 

An exciting and rewarding career is waiting for you at SMRT. Join us and embark on a journey that matters. You Matter – we take care of you and your well-being. Your Work Matters – your ideas and contributions work towards building the future of our transport system and create positive impacts to the community. Your Development Matters – we offer diverse careers and learning opportunities for our people to grow you to the fullest of your potential.

Come onboard the SMRT journey today.

Moving People, Enhancing Lives

Core Values
Respect, Integrity, Service & Safety, Excellence


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