Sample Image

Overseas Singaporean Resources

Plan to study or work overseas?
Read our comprehensive Overseas Singaporean guides first.

Read Guides

Stories

Read the stories of Singaporeans living overseas.

Connect with OS

Find the OS communities around the world and connect with Singaporeans abroad.

Find

Events

Look out for Singaporean gatherings happening near you. See all.

Singaporeans in Tech: The Engineers

Singaporeans in Tech: The Engineers

Building a career in software engineering is much more than just writing code. Whether it’s working on new abstractions, developing internal tools, scaling infrastructure, contributing to open source projects, or even recruiting, hiring and mentoring other software engineers — there are many paths to take. How can one have the biggest impact as an individual contributor or manager? Join Swee Boon Lim (Distinguished Engineer, LinkedIn), Kah Seng Tay (Director of Engineering, Quora), Jiquan Ngiam (Director of Engineering, Coursera) and the rest of the Singaporean tech community as we learn about building talented technical teams, scaling complex systems and developing a career in software engineering.

- 31 Mar 2015
Read more
About NPTD OSU

About NPTD OSU

The Overseas Singaporean Portal is brought to you by the Overseas Singaporean Unit (OSU) as part of the Singapore government’s efforts to engage its citizens overseas. Find out more about us.

Membership

As an OS Portal Member, you will be connected to a community of Singaporeans all over the world.

  • Sample Image

    Get our exclusive OSU-Passion Card Membership

  • Sample Image

    Use our tools and apply for fundings to organise your OS Events

Receive Monthly e-Newsletter, OS TouchPoint, for a round-up of updates from home and much more.