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Communication Engineer (Nucleus)

Date: 23-Apr-2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

About NCS:

NCS is a member of the Singtel Group and the leading information, communications and technology (ICT) service provider with presence in the Asia Pacific region.

We deliver end-to-end ICT solutions to help governments and enterprises realise business value through digital transformation and the innovative use of technology. Over the years, NCS has played a critical role in the Singapore government’s efforts to computerise the civil service sector and integrate IT into its public services


About Nucleus


Our Nucleus talent development program is designed to help you kickstart your tech career by building your foundation and deepening your specialization through undergoing a sponsored structured program – eventually securing a Master of Technology degree with NUS-ISS. On top of the master’s degree, you will become proficient in IoT/Video/Communications technologies, system development and implementation through working with a dynamic team in a fun and fast-paced environment.

If you have strong engineering fundamentals, analytical skills, learning agility and positive working attitudes towards challenges, accelerate your Tech Career with us by embarking on an enriching and rewarding career path with NCS.


Key Responsibilities

  • Analyze process/program specifications & translate specifications to program codes, conforming to program guidelines and programming best practices
  • Make changes to configurable items, which include hardware, software, documentation, etc. It covers configuration management planning, configuration identification, configuration controls & audits
  • Develop unit test package, execute tests & document test results to ensure quality of the program
  • Assist in integration testing, system testing, User Acceptance Test (UAT) & implementation activities to fix reported problems/bugs of the system to ensure smooth execution of programs in production environment
  • Be part of project deployment team, understand objectives of the project, assist in project roll out tasks, assist in setting up equipment/network in the lab, as well as configure equipment/network and testing
  • Develop system/network documentation and test reports
  • Investigate all reported problems/errors & initiate amendments & testing so that the system can operate correctly & efficiently
  • Maintain up-to-date system documentation
  • Analyze functional requirements to translate into application design using established design methodologies and guidelines
  • Ensure codes comply with NCS security guidelines
  • Work with Team Lead to ensure design and program codes conform to architecture and design standards, and that design satisfies functional and system requirements
  • Participate in solutioning design, review and project requirements gathering; work with Business Analysts in reviewing and refining functional specifications
  • Participate in peer reviews to improve project quality
  • Expected to grow your skills and capabilities by becoming an SME within area of responsibility and scope of services and staying current on the new and emerging market offerings/technologies.


The ideal candidate should have/be:


  • Degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Telematics, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Physics, or other related disciplines that possesses analytical and quantitative component from a reputable institution.
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Huawei Certified ICT Associate (HCIA) certification or equivalent
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
  • Good critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Possess good communication and project management skills
  • Knowledge of software programming skill