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DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore is a dynamic and fulfilling work environment. As an expanding institution, we periodically hire new faculty and staff members. Positions currently available are described below.

Open Staff and Faculty Positions


Development Engineer

Department of Continuing Education

Campus: DigiPen (Singapore)

Description: Full-time Development Engineer position in Department of Continuing Education, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. We expect to make an appointment at the Development Engineer level or higher, in commensuration with the candidate’s credential and prior experience. Teaching experience is preferred but not required.

Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities include assisting lecturers in conduct of courses, curriculum and content development, workflow automation, and R&D. Depending on candidate’s background, candidate may be requested to participate in courses to further expand or improve their technical knowledge to perform duties expected of the role. Candidate may be expected to teach introductory computer science courses in Continuing Education. Other responsibilities may include institutional service, academic administration, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a closely related field.
  • Candidates must have strong Computer Science foundations and be able to adapt and learn quickly.
  • Industry experience in Computer Science related fields will be greatly preferred.
  • Proficient in one or more of the following programming languages: C89/C90, C++17, C#, Java, GoLang, Python, assembler. C/C++ will be most preferred.
  • Exposure to data science, machine learning, full-stack web development, advanced 2D/3D graphics programming (OpenGL/DirectX/Vulkan), and low-level or embedded software development is an added advantage.
  • Able to communicate well in English in both oral and written forms.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email the following documents:

  • A letter of interest,
  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Transcript of highest degree earned, and
  • Portfolio showcase (if available).

Electronic submission is required with documents in Word or PDF format attached to an email with a subject line “Full-time Development Engineer Position in CE” sent to:

Howard Sin
Program Manager for Continuing Education
Email: howard.sin[at]digipen[dot]edu

A candidate will be required to present original transcripts and certificates after shortlisted for an interview which is an integral part of the hiring process.


Lecturer (Data Analytics & Data Engineering)

Department of Continuing Education

Campus: DigiPen (Singapore)

Description: Full-time Lecturer (Data Analytics & Data Engineering) in Department of Continuing Education, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. We expect to make an appointment at the Lecturer level or higher, commensurate with the candidates’ academic credentials and prior experience. Teaching experience is preferred but not required

Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities include the teaching of courses, curriculum and content development, workflow automation and R&D. Depending on candidate’s background, candidate may be requested to participate in courses to further expand or improve their technical knowledge to perform duties expected of the role. Other responsibilities may include institutional service, academic administration, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a closely related field.
  • At least 5 years of industry/research experience in the field of study or a closely related area.
  • Strong background in the theoretical and applied aspects of Data Analytics & Data Engineering.
  • Strong expertise in one or more of the following languages: Python, R Java, C/C++, SQL. Python will be preferred.
  • Good knowledge and experience with visualization tools such as Apache Superset, Tableau, Power BI.
  • Good knowledge of CRISP-DM, SEMMA, data mining and warehousing.
  • Solid understanding of Big data technologies like HDFS, Hive, Spark, Yarn, Kafka, etc.
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases (e.g., MariaDB, Oracle / MongoDB, Cassandra).
  • Familiar with linear algebra, vector calculus, probability and statistics, information theory.
  • Familiar with data pre-processing techniques, machine learning algorithms.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email the following documents:

  • A letter of interest,
  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Transcript of highest degree earned, and
  • Portfolio showcase (if available).

Electronic submission is required with documents in Word or PDF format attached to an email with a subject line “Full-time Lecturer (Data Analytics & Data Engineering) Position in CE” sent to:

Howard Sin
Program Manager for Continuing Education
Email: howard.sin[at]digipen[dot]edu

A candidate will be required to present original transcripts and certificates after shortlisted for an interview which is an integral part of the hiring process.


Lecturer (Machine Learning)

Department of Continuing Education

Campus: DigiPen (Singapore)

Description: Full-time Lecturer (Machine Learning) in Department of Continuing Education, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. We expect to make an appointment at the Lecturer level or higher, commensurate with the candidates’ academic credentials and prior experience. Teaching experience is preferred but not required.

Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities include the teaching of courses, curriculum and content development, workflow automation and R&D. Depending on candidate’s background, candidate may be requested to participate in courses to further expand or improve their technical knowledge to perform duties expected of the role. Other responsibilities may include institutional service, academic administration, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a closely related field.
  • At least 5 years of industry/research experience in the field of study or a closely related area.
  • Strong background in the theoretical and applied aspects of Machine Learning.
  • Strong expertise in one or more of the following languages: Python, R, Java, C/C++, SQL, NoSQL. Python will be preferred.
  • Familiar with most of the following: Linear algebra, vector calculus, probability and statistics, data pre-processing, machine learning algorithms, support vector machines, clustering, dimensionality reduction, artificial neural networks, deep learning, regularization and optimization.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email the following documents:

  • A letter of interest,
  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Transcript of highest degree earned, and
  • Portfolio showcase (if available).

Electronic submission is required with documents in Word or PDF format attached to an email with a subject line “Full-time Lecturer (Machine Learning) Position in CE” sent to:

Howard Sin
Program Manager for Continuing Education
Email: howard.sin[at]digipen[dot]edu

A candidate will be required to present original transcripts and certificates after shortlisted for an interview which is an integral part of the hiring process.


Lecturer (Full-Stack)

Department of Continuing Education

Campus: DigiPen (Singapore)

Description: Full-time Lecturer (Full-Stack) in Department of Continuing Education, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. We expect to make an appointment at the Lecturer level or higher, commensurate with the candidates’ academic credentials and prior experience. Teaching experience is preferred but not required.

Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities include the teaching of courses, curriculum and content development, workflow automation and R&D. Depending on candidate’s background, candidate may be requested to participate in courses to further expand or improve their technical knowledge to perform duties expected of the role. Other responsibilities may include institutional service, academic administration, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Educational and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a closely related field.
  • At least 5 years of industry/research experience in the field of study or a closely related area.
  • Strong background in one or more following areas: Front-end Web Development, Back-end Sever Development, Computer Networking, Cloud Computing.
  • Strong expertise in one or more of the following languages: Java, JavaScript, C/C++, GoLang, Python, HTML, CSS, SQL, NoSQL.
  • Familiar with one or more of the following: jQuery, React, Angular, Flask, Django, Web Components, TypeScript, Docker, Kubernetes, Bootstrap, SVN, Git.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email the following documents:

  • A letter of interest,
  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Transcript of highest degree earned, and
  • Portfolio showcase (if available).

Electronic submission is required with documents in Word or PDF format attached to an email with a subject line “Full-time Lecturer (Full-Stack) Position in CE” sent to:

Howard Sin
Program Manager for Continuing Education
Email: howard.sin[at]digipen[dot]edu

A candidate will be required to present original transcripts and certificates after shortlisted for an interview which is an integral part of the hiring process.


Assistant/Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science

Location: 510 Dover Road, Singapore

Description: Full-time Assistant Professor in Department of Computer Science, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. We expect to make an appointment at the Assistant Professor Level or higher, commensurate with the candidate’s academic credentials and prior experience.

Responsibilities:

Teaching is the main responsibility for the potential candidate. While teaching some combination of the above subjects as determined by the selected candidate’s unique synthesis of interests, they are also expected to teach general computer science subjects (such as operating systems, data structures, design, and analysis of algorithms) at the university level. Other responsibilities include academic advising, undergraduate research advising, curriculum development, institutional service, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field.
  • At least 4 years of industry or research experience in the field of study or closely related areas.
  • Strong background in one or more following areas: C/C++ programming, Computer Vision, Computer Graphics, Computer Architectures, Data Analysis, Distributed Computation, Cyber Security.
  • Work/Teaching experience, or exposure to one or more following areas: AI, machine learning, computer vision, data science, image processing, etc.
  • A commitment to teaching excellence and scholarship is also expected.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, transcript of highest degree earned, and three letters of recommendation.

Electronic submission is required with documents in either Word or PDF format attached to an email and sent to:

Ms. Nithiya Ragin Drann
Assistant Manager, Compliance Department
Email: ragindrann.nithiya[at]digipen[dot]edu with subject line “Full-time Professor of Computer Science”.


Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science

Location: 510 Dover Road, Singapore

Description: Full-time faculty in Department of Computer Science, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. Candidates holding Ph.D. (or near completion) will be considered for this positions.

Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses, developing/co-developing teaching materials, and mentoring student projects. The candidate may also be expected to teach introductory computer science courses as required. Other responsibilities may include academic advising, research advising, curriculum development, institutional service, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

Ph.D. (or Master’s degree) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Applied Mathematics with research and/or industrial experience in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Neural Networks, and Mathematical Modeling.

  • At least 4 years of professional, academic/industrial experience as a Machine Learning scientist/engineer, or in a closely related role.
  • Strong background in Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Mathematical modeling and optimization.
  • Mathematical processing (CNN, GNN, RNN, etc.).
  • Professional experience in one or more of the following tools is a must: C++/Python, deep learning frameworks (Pytorch, Keras, Tensorflow, OpenCV, etc.), and visualization tools such as Tableau, matplotlib, seaborn.
  • A commitment to teaching excellence and scholarship is also expected.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email the following documents:

  • A letter of interest,
  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Statement of teaching philosophy,
  • Statement of research philosophy,
  • Transcript of highest degree earned, and
  • Three letters of recommendation.

Electronic submission is required with documents in either Word or PDF format attached to an email and sent to:

Ms. Nithiya Ragin Drann
Assistant Manager, Compliance Department
Email: ragindrann.nithiya[at]digipen[dot]edu with a subject line “Full-time Faculty”.

A candidate will be required to present original transcripts and certificates when shortlisted for an interview or mock lecture session, which are integral parts of the hiring process.


Lecturer

Software Engineering

Location: 510 Dover Road, Singapore

Description: Full-time Lecturer in Software Engineering, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore. We expect to make an appointment at the Lecturer level or higher, in commensuration with the candidates’ academic credentials and prior experience.

Responsibilities:

While teaching some combination of the above subjects as determined by the selected candidate’s unique synthesis of interests, they will also be expected to teach general computer science subjects (such as programming methodologies, programming paradigms, operating systems, data structures) at the university level. Other responsibilities include academic advising, undergraduate research advising, curriculum development, institutional service, and appropriate scholarly activity.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field.
  • At least 6 years of experience in developing software applications, software simulations, or digital games.
  • Strong background in C/C++ software development.
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas is a plus: Mobile Computing, Cloud Computing, Computer Graphics, Concurrent Programming, GPGPU Programming, and Human-Machine Interfaces.
  • Knowledgeable in math topics such as Linear Algebra.
  • A commitment to teaching excellence and scholarship is also expected.

Starting Date: Immediate

Salary: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For a complete application, please email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, transcript of highest degree earned, and three letters of recommendation.

Electronic submission is required with documents in either Word or PDF format attached to an email and sent to:

Ms. Nithiya Ragin Drann
Assistant Manager, Compliance Department
Email: ragindrann.nithiya[at]digipen[dot]edu with subject line “Full-time Lecturer Software Engineering”.

DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore does not discriminate in its educational and employment policies on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national/ethnic origin, sex, or age.