head of engineering in Singapore

stella yoe, randstad
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S$ 15,000 - S$ 17,000 per month

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S$ 15,000 - S$ 17,000 per month
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stella yoe, randstad
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about company

  • health-tech startup with offices in 6 countries across SEA region, serving over millions of users
  • looking for a Head of Engineering to join them and work on modern technology stack, large scale, complex system that brings innovation to healthcare.

about job

  • Build and lead high-performing teams through effective hiring and coaching
  • Manage the engineers. Currently there are 10 engineers in Singapore team; looking to expand to 30 engineers by end of this year
  • Develop the technical strategy and scalable architecture using modern distributed application software that meets the overall business requirements then lead the execution of the engineering roadmap
  • Ability to create and implement software engineering solutions using modern software engineering best practices
  • Willing to roll up sleeves and get into codebase from time to time and provide technical direction on all software development activities
  • Mainly people management, grooming and mentoring. No need to be hands on coding but need to make architecture decisions

skills and requirements

● At least 10 years working experience in software/product engineering in fast-paced environments

● At least 2 years of experience in a senior-level engineering management role, leading large teams of engineers and driving large-scale projects and products, in collaboration with product, design and commercial teams

● Excellent stakeholder management and strong advocate on Agile methodology

● Deep knowledge of current technological trends, frontend, backend, data, cloud native applications such as Java, Microservices, UI development, Cloud, DevOps, Data Engineering, Databases, etc.

● Experienced in back-end, architecture and infrastructure and web services.

● Strong communication skills with ability to work with individuals from multiple domains, from product owners to 3rd party partners

● Ability to multitask and prioritize effectively in a fast paced environment

● Proven track record in leading high performance technology teams


Java & AWS & managed at least 2 teams across SEA region. People management/ grooming & mentoring most important - no need to be hands on coding but need to make architecture decisions

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Stella at 96554170 (EA: 94C3609 /R1875382)


Java, AWS, management, leading, cross country team, head of engineering, vp of engineer, CTO, director of engineering


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree