Project Manager (Agile)


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Job Summary

Job Type

Mid (3-5 yrs)

Years of Experience
At least 5 years

Tech Stacks

Job Description

Join us as we support Singapore’s vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.

The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) seeks to transform the delivery of Government Digital Services by taking an "outside-in" view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications, and facilitate collaboration with the public to co-develop technologies.

Join us as we support Singapore’s vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.

Job Description

The successful candidate will run exciting digital projects throughout their life cycles with a focus on Agile capabilities, so that government agencies can successfully deliver their digital agenda. With a proactive approach to business issues, you will plan project requirements with key decision makers and domain specialists, handle project timeline, identify risks and communicate them clearly to all involved.

You will work closely with a diverse team of business analysts, solution architects and technical services consultants to ensure that business needs are met and projects are delivered in a timely manner within projected costs, yet without compromising quality.

If you are a decisive and driven individual with skills and experiences in actively engaging and handling key decision makers within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, we want you.

What To Expect

  • Plan and coordinate the development of the business cases, ensuring that projects are executed to meet identified business needs and outcome, within agreed parameters of cost, duration and quality.
  • Handle and timely execute the procurement of digital systems.
  • Assess and apply the appropriate project management methodologies, such as Agile practices, to ensure project success.
  • Identify potential project risks and the implications to the organisation and recommend mitigating measures.
  • Actively engage and motivate various key partners to deliver and effect positive change of digital products.
How To Succeed

  • Degree or Diploma in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information/ Infocomm Technology, Computer or Electronics Engineering or related field.
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience as a Project Manager in at least 2 full project development life cycles, with at least one using Agile methodology.
  • Strong vendor management and interpersonal ability.
  • Strong analytical, conceptualisation and problem-solving skills.
  • An adaptable and enterprising personality, with willingness to pick new knowledge and take calculated risks.
  • Be motivated by innovation to achieve tangible business outcomes.
  • Strong presentation skills, both written and verbal, to positively influence key partners.
Preferred Skills

  • Experience in tender calls or presentations.
  • Experience in handling projects involving Cloud, Design Thinking, Data Analytics or Product-Centric Development.
  • Project Management-related certifications such as CITPM, COMIT or PMP.
  • Agile-related certification such as Certified Scrum Master.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company as we believe that diversity is critical to innovation. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.


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