GovTech Overview

  • Singapore, Singapore
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2016
  • Government
  • National Agencies
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

We use technology to improve the lives of everyday Singaporeans – tackling real-world problems of transport, housing, security, healthcare, and the environment. We are working hard every day to design and build solutions that will make a difference to the citizens and businesses ...
Mission: Engineering Digital Government. Making Lives Better.

Company Updates

July 5, 2021
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From delivering digital services to developing Singapore into a Smart Nation, the Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech) advocates the use of innovative technology to shape the way business is done in the government, and how citizens use government digital services. We aim to create a Government that is "Digital to the Core, and Serves with Heart." We seek to build capabilities in new technologies that are important for a Smart Nation and a digital government among our 5 capability centres; Application Design, Development & Development, Cybersecurity, Data Science & Artificial Intelligence, Government Infocomm Infrastructure, Sensors & Internet of Things. GovTechies are empowered to spark collaboration and drive meaningful projects for public good. Our Agile, Bold and Collaborative values unite us from different teams to deliver business outcomes in a growth-orientated workplace. We are committed to foster an inclusive and diverse work environment to enable us to do great work. Learn more about our work culture at
Build Tech for Public Good, Make Lives Better.
October 20, 2020
“Having worked in the Silicon Valley for close to 20 years, I decided to come home because I wanted to try a different direction in my career. I think the tech scene in Singapore has ramped up quite a bit, with a stronger focus on software engineering and engineers. That’s good because by cultivating a strong engineering culture, making things and owning core technologies, is what will differentiate us.” Jiayi Chong, GovTech's Distinguished Engineer and returning Singaporean. Join him and other global tech leaders, Silvanus Lee, Twitter Director & APAC Engineering Site Lead, Fiona Tay, Senior Developer at Shopify Singapore and moderator Joshua Wong, Co-founder of Hypotenuse AI, in their unfiltered discussion on the future of tech in Asia and the ups and downs on coming home. Co-organised with Singapore Global Network, save your seats for Singapore Tech Forum 2020 at ! #SGTechForum #GovTechSG
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GovTech Reviews

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Kok Ping Soon
Kok Ping Soon
105 Ratings
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Good place to start"

Oct 21, 2021 - User Experience Designer in Singapore
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO


Depending on the team you are in - it's a good place to start as a UX designer.


Nothing much I can think of really
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Diversity & Inclusion at GovTech

(111 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

As a public agency that delivers government digital services to enhance the lives of people and businesses in Singapore, we believe having a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes significantly to our ability to serve the public good. 

In March 2021, GovTech joined the SG

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GovTech Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online59%
Employee Referral16%
Campus Recruiting9%

  1. Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Singapore
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview


    Having to do an online test , Interview Questionnaire and Case Study for the test. The Interviewer wasn't very professional. 1 of them was laughing in front of the screen and the other was asking questions that were quite demeaning.

    How did you get your agile certification when you don't practice agile in your organization ?

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GovTech Awards & Accolades

  • Universum's Most Attractive Employers Ranking (10th in IT students)Universum2019

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What is health insurance like at GovTech?

...21 days AL, a decent monthly flex allowance, okay medical insurance....

December 28, 2019

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