Senior Research Engineer (Software Engineering)

The Lead Senior Research Engineer will be responsible for leading software design and development to create an ecosystem of integrated solutions for the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) test-bed that EEE will be establishing at the NTU campus.


• Gather requirements around functionality and translate those requirements into elegant functional solutions for the ITS test-bed
• Architect, design, and develop software solutions to support the ITS test-bed
• Hands-on development of server side and client side applications with Java/.NET, RDBMS/NoSQL, and web technologies
• Establish a continuous integration environment for the ITS project
• Drive software engineering best practices
• Conduct technical evaluations for various software platform technologies
• Mentor, lead, and provide feedback to software developers in the team
• Work closely with management to shape and effectively communicate solution roadmap
• Keep current on technology trends


Education background/ experience required:
• B.Sc. in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Electrical Engineering
• 6 – 8 years of working experience as a lead software engineer

Specific Knowledge & Skills:
• Extensive software engineering development and design experience for complex, scalable, and highly reliable SOA solutions based on JAVA EE/.NET and web technologies.
• Experience with web service integration (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML)
• Experience with both traditional RDBMS and NoSQL databases 
• Good understanding of OO programming and design patterns
• Good understanding of HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery Mobile, Sencha, Ajax and PHP, as well as experience in cross platform technology, e.g. PhoneGap, Xamarin
• Familiar with configuration management, e.g. Git, SVN, TFS
• Knowledge in agile methodologies such as Scrum
• Familiar with continuous integration with Maven, Jenkins, and Nexus
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever changing environment

Application Procedure:

Interested candidates please send your CV/resume to:
Assoc Prof Chong Han Joo Peter
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue
Block S2.1
Singapore 639798

E-mail Address for E-mailed Applications:
Electronic submission of application is highly encouraged.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.

Application closes when the positions are filled.

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