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Manager, Applications


Job Purpose

The Manager, Applications will be part of the team of application subject matter experts that will be responsible for managing, maintaining, and development a wide variety of business applications used across the organization.


The duties and responsibilities of a Manager, Applications are as listed below. Note that the list is not comprehensive and related duties and responsibilities may be assigned from time to time.
•    Support and maintain application systems assigned in an end-user environment 
•    Work closely with vendors and internal stakeholders on projects and support related work
•    Plan, execute and manage IT projects 
•    Plan, design and develop applications using modern development technologies 
•    Any other tasks assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications & Work Experience

•    Degree in Information Technology/ Computer Science/ Computer Engineering.
•    At least 5 years of proven experience in application development and/or systems support in similar capacity. 
•    Strong background in software development and SDLC methodologies.
•    Ability to architect, design and code software using modern coding platforms or tools


Technical Skills:

  • Good working knowledge on web and mobile applications development
  • Good data analytical skills
  • Willingness to learn and pickup new skill/development environment 
  • Knowledge and experience in the following tools/software will be added advantage; 
  • Azure DevOps 
  • Workplace from Facebook
  • UiPath
  • Microsoft SQL / Azure SQL
  • Qlikview / Qliksense  
  • Dynamics365 / PowerApps
  • Azure / AWS
  • Postman
  • iOS / Android

Generic Skills: 

  • Good multitasking skills and problem solver
  • Good written and verbal communication skills 
  • Possess good interpersonal skills, demonstrate analytical and multi-tasking capabilities with strong interest in detailed work 
  • Ability to work independently as well as be a good team player 


SMRT Trains Ltd was incorporated in 1987 and operates Singapore’s first mass rapid transit system. Today, we manage and operate train services on the North-South Line, East-West Line, the Circle Line, the Thomson-East Coast Line, and the Bukit Panjang Light Rail Transit. With over 5,000 employees, more than 250 trains, and 141 km of rail tracks across 108 stations, we serve millions of commuters daily.

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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