​​​​​​PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

Are you keen to transform Singapore's tourism landscape using data and digital technology? 

The Technology Associate Programme is a 12-month programme carefully tailored to offer you the opportunity to gain exposure and build knowledge in various aspects of the tourism sector. The programme includes:​

  • A compulsory onboarding programme;
  • An attachment to our Singapore Visitors Centre (SVC); and
  • Two 21-week divisional deployments within STB

Acquire first-hand exposure to at least two technology units, where you will receive training, mentorship and the freedom to experiment, ideate and create solutions for our tourism sector. This structured training and development programme will introduce new graduates to the workings of the tourism sector, and help you develop both industry knowledge and strong interpersonal skills.

Upon successful completion of the programme, you will be permanently deployed to one of our Technology Transformation teams in STB to develop in-depth technical knowledge and expertise. The Technology Transformation Group (TTG) plays a pivotal role in changing the way STB works with data, enhancing visitor experience using technology, and catalysing the use of technology with our industry partners. 

We have 5 divisions under TTG:​


​Visitor Experience​​Drives Singapore's competitiveness by delivering quality visitor satisfaction and experiences through technology
Digital Transformation​​Tracks emerging trends and jumpstarts digital ​collaborations with external stakeholders
The Collaboratory​​Houses STB's innovation lab for designing, prototyping and building tomorrow's solutions
​Organisation Enablement​Champions service delivery for tourists and leads STB's internal digitisation efforts
​Data Governance & Systems​Manages data collection, analytics and compliance for STB and the tourism indiustry
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ELIGIBILITY

The TA Programme is open to all Singaporean/PR fresh graduates. Candidates with the following qualities will be viewed favourably:

  • Good honours degree from recognised universities;
  • Enterprising, dynamic & forward-looking;
  • Demonstrate interest and relevant experience in the technical field;
  • Competency in at least 1 programming language;
  • Understanding of and passion for the tourism sector
APPLICATION PROCESS

STB accepts applications for the TA Programme from September to November every year.

As part of the selection process, suitable candidates will have to go through three stages of assessment:

  • Preliminary Interview
  • One-day Assessment Centre/Hackathon (Individual and Group Assessment Activities)
  • Panel Interview with STB's Senior Management
Begin your journey with STB by applying for the Technology Associate Programme through the Careers@Gov website.