Lead Software Engineer (Java Developer)

Date: 16 Jan 2024


Singapore, Singapore

Singtel Group

At Singtel, our mission is to Empower Every Generation. We are dedicated to fostering an equitable and forward-thinking work environment where our employees experience a strong sense of Belonging, to make meaningful Impact and Grow both personally and professionally. By joining Singtel, you will be part of a caring, inclusive and diverse workforce that creates positive impact and a sustainable future for all.



Be a Part of Something BIG!

We are looking for a Lead Java Software Engineer who is looking for new ways to improve solutions and mastering best practices while adapting to new tools and libraries and strives to continuously learn best practices and design patterns that improve the quality of the application. This is an individual contributor role.

 Make an Impact by

  • Core contributor to projects and changes
  • Specialised in at least 1 technology, learning additional technologies
  • Contribute to Singtel’s Build-Run team from design to go-live and beyond
  • Develop new components 
  • Work as part of a Build-Run team, developers and architects to guide and assist in delivering business requirements
  • Having close interaction with stakeholders
  • Contribute to common development practices of Singtel group network
  • Inspiring and mentoring developers by being a role-model as you work together in the Build-Run team
  • Continuous improvement of technology and process


Skills for Success

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
  • Min. 10 years of working experience
  • Has knowledge in the following technical stack; Java 17, Object Oriented Programming, SQL, Spring / Spring Boot, Unit testing (JUnit), BDD(JBheave/Cucumber), Build automation (Gradle/Maven + Bamboo), IDE (Eclipse / IntelliJ), Git, HTTP/REST and has security fundamentals
  • Has strong communication and conceptual thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail and hands-on coder
  • Team player and seeks to understand the business’s requirements and rational to meet stakeholder deliverance


Rewards that Go Beyond

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Full suite of health and wellness benefits 
  • Ongoing training and development programs 
  • Internal mobility opportunities



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We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for our employees & customers and will require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated.




About Singtel

Headquartered in Singapore, Singtel has 140 years of operating experience and played a pivotal role in the country’s development as a major communications hub. Optus, our subsidiary in Australia, is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services.

We are also strategically invested in leading companies in Asia and Africa, including Bharti Airtel (India, South Asia and Africa), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines) and Advanced Info Service (Thailand). We work closely with our associates, leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience to lead and shape the communications industry.

Together, the Group serves over 700 million mobile customers around world. Singtel is one of the largest listed Singapore companies on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation.

The Group has a vast network of offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA, and employs more than 23,000 staff worldwide.