Assistant/Deputy Director (Software Development)

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Others
Job type: Permanent
Contact email:
Job ref: 308319
Published: 20 days ago

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver high quality and secure software

  • Drive technical innovation and efficiency through the development of tools and automation

  • Drive the standardization of development guidelines, processes and best practices

  • Coach, mentor, lead and build high performing software development teams

  • Manage and develop staff competency towards building high performing development teams

  • Act as SPOC for other Program Delivery Groups for potential engagement and demand management

  • Identify relevant innovative technologies and evaluate them for applicability in different applications

  • Assist the Head of Department in budgets, forecasting, work allocations and staffing


  • Minimum 15 years total experience in application engineering, software development and deployment of large-scale enterprise-wide applications by using Microsoft Technologies

  • Minimum 5 years of management/leadership experience by leading medium to large size team to deliver enterprise applications

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in architecting and designing medium to large size enterprise applications

  • In-depth hands-on experience of .Net Framework, C#, various web technologies, web services, MS SQL server, IIS, Windows server etc.

  • Strong leadership, people management, time management, problem solving, project management and conflict resolution skills

  • Experience with various software development methodologies including agile methodologies. 

  • Strong presentation, interpersonal and organizational skills in a matrix-reporting environment

  • Bachelor degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or Management Information Systems.

  • Previous experience of healthcare domain is good to have

  • Knowledge of infrastructure and data centre is good to have


Company Overview

IHiS is a multiple award-winning Healthcare IT Leader that digitises, connects, and analyses Singapore's health ecosystem. Its ultimate aim is to improve the Singapore population's health and health administrations by integrating intelligent, highly resilient, and cost effective technologies with process and people.

Being proudly recognised as a TAFEP Human Capital Partner (HCP), IHIS is committed to grow our businesses and stay competitive by having progressive employment practices, and developing our human capital.

IHiS played a key role in helping all major public healthcare institutions become amongst the first in Asia Pacific to achieve HIMSS EMRAM Stage 6 and 7, international benchmarks for advanced technology used in patient care. Transforming healthcare through smart technology, IHiS has garnered more than 80 awards for its innovations.

It supports more than 40,000 healthcare users in Singapore's health ecosystem through the application of clinical informatics, computer science, data science, mechatronics, standards based IT that enables information exchange and cross boundary workflows, analysis, statistical and machine learning techniques to discover insights.