FinTech

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FinTech Infrastructure Development (1) 
 
Department FinTech & Innovation Group
Preferred internship window  Immediate till August 
Description of Project

 As part of the Fintech Infrastructure Office, Global Platform works with international financial institutions and fellow central banks to facilitate digital infrastructures to promote greater economic activity and financial services support. 

We are looking for passionate individuals interested to be part of FinTech infrastructure prototype development team.
As part of the process, you will work with project teams to develop the prototype. You are expected to:

  • Discuss the requirements and the proposed solution with external business users.
  • Develop application programming interfaces (APIs)
  • Write unit and tests to identify malfunctions
  • Work closely with the product team to constantly innovate app functionality and design
  • Configuring the SharePoint systems to specified requirements.
  • Developing new web components using XML, .NET, SQL, and C#
  • Extending SharePoint functionality with forms, web parts, and application technologies.
Expected deliverables for the project  To develop a working prototype for an FTIG global digital infrastructure project that is acceptable to foreign central banks and domestic and foreign FIs.
Experience and/or skills that the intern(s) may gain from the internship
  • Business analysis. You will be working closely with business users to gather requirements and complete the Process Design Process.
  • Programming skills and be able to write your own applications on any language.
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies and how it is applied in an enterprise software development lifecycle.
Pre-requisites preferred from the intern(s)
  • Sound coding understanding in any computer languages 
  • Good communication and analytical skills
  • Design thinking skill set
  • Experience in integrating SharePoint is an advantage  
Other Job Functions NIL
Keywords related to the project Fintech, UI/UX, SharePoint, Azure AD, Cloud SAAS 
Apply Now Apply through our chatbot .Shortlisted candidates can expect to be notified within a month from the date of application.
FinTech Infrastructure Development (2)
 
Department FinTech & Innovation Group
Preferred internship window Immediate till August
Description of Project

As part of the Fintech Infrastructure Office, Global Platform works with international financial institutions and fellow central banks to facilitate digital infrastructures to promote greater economic activity and financial services support. 

We are looking for passionate individuals interested to be part of FinTech infrastructure prototype development team.
As part of the process, you will work with project teams to develop the prototype. You are expected to:

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with team via customers journeys
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g., images, sketches and tables)
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g., responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images and create a style guide
Expected deliverables for the project To develop a working prototype for use by Singapore and international financial institutions
Experience and/or skills that the intern(s) may gain from the internship
Solving real-world problems through a rigorous UX research process.
Pre-requisites preferred from the intern(s)
  • Some experience with the responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred 
  • Created Responsive Designs (Mobile/Tablet/Desktop) using HTML5 & CSS3. 
  • Experience in using design tools like Visual Studio, CS3/Photoshop, All expression (blend, design, and web), mobilize for bootstrap, Pixlr, Sketch, Icon finder editor
Other Job Functions NIL
Keywords related to the project Fintech, Application, API, ASP.NET, SharePoint, Azure AD, Cloud SAAS
Apply Now Apply through our chatbot .Shortlisted candidates can expect to be notified within a month from the date of application.
(CLOSED) FinTech Ecosystem Development
Department FinTech & Innovation Group
Preferred internship window 

First choice: June to end November 2022 (6 months),

Second choice: June to August 2022 (3 months)

Description of Project

a. To assess ecosystem needs (including financial institutions, startups, venture capital) and research about new initiatives to foster deeper collaboration with global FinTechs community, 

b. To work closely with global consulting firms (PwC and Oliver Wyman) to research and identify the promising global FinTech startups. The intern will also assist to execute two separate programme (FinTech Awards and Global FinTech Hackcelerator) 

c. To assess the technical and commercial merits of innovation projects proposed by the financial institutions, for the purpose of awarding the Financial Sector Technology and Innovation Grant

Expected deliverables for the project

To shadow the MAS officer to engage with the industry partners, research about the local FinTech industry, and support the grant administration process. The intern should complete the research at the end of the internship and present it in a report.

Experience and/or skills that the intern(s) may gain from the internship 

a. Build up domain knowledge of the Global FinTech industry; 

b. Understand the government’s perspective and considerations for the award of a grant 

c. Meet and hear from industry leaders of the financial services and technology sectors.

Pre-requisites preferred from the intern(s)  Strong interest in the FinTech industry
Other Job Functions  FinTech entrepreneurship
Keywords related to the project FinTech, Strategy, policy formulation, government grants, research
Apply Now  Apply through our chatbot . Shortlisted candidates can expect to be notified within a month from the date of application.
(CLOSED) FinTech Ecosystem Development (China Market)
Department FinTech & Innovation Group
Preferred internship window  First choice: June to end November 2022 (6 months),
Second choice: June to August 2022 (3 months)
Description of Project

a. To assess ecosystem needs (including financial institutions, startups, venture capital) and research about new initiatives to foster deeper collaboration with China FinTechs community
 

b. To research about FinTech trends and fast growing tech companies in China, 

c. To engage the fastest growing FinTechs in China, understand their business plans in ASEAN, and assist to formulate new initiatives to hub their regional activities in Singapore, 

 

d. To assess the merits of projects proposed by the financial institutions and FinTechs, for the purpose of awarding the Digital Acceleration Grant under Financial Sector Technology and Innovation Scheme

Expected deliverables for the project To shadow the MAS officer to engage with the industry partners, research about the China FinTech industry, and support the grant administration process. The intern should complete the research at the end of the internship and present it in a report.
Experience and/or skills that the intern(s) may gain from the internship 

a. Build up domain knowledge of the China FinTech industry; 

b. Understand the government’s perspective and considerations for the award of a grant 

c. Meet and hear from industry leaders of the Chinese financial services and technology sectors.

Pre-requisites preferred from the intern(s)  Strong interest in the FinTech industry, and good proficiency in mandarin
Other Job Functions  FinTech entrepreneurship
Keywords related to the project FinTech, Strategy, policy formulation, government grants, research
Apply Now  Apply through our chatbot . Shortlisted candidates can expect to be notified within a month from the date of application.
(CLOSED) FinTech Ecosystem Development (Investment)
Department FinTech & Innovation Group
Preferred internship window  First choice: June to end November 2022 (6 months),
Second choice: June to August 2022 (3 months)
Description of Project a.   To assess the needs of the FinTech financing ecosystem (including startups, venture capital, accelerators, incubators) and research about new initiatives to foster deeper collaboration with the investment community, 

b. To research about government initiatives and FinTech investment trends globally,

c. To engage the fastest growing FinTechs startups, understand their business plans in ASEAN, and assist to formulate new initiatives to increase their access to institutional investments,

d. To assess the merits of projects proposed by the financial institutions and FinTechs, for the purpose of awarding the Digital Acceleration Grant under Financial Sector Technology and Innovation Scheme
Expected deliverables for the project To shadow the MAS officer to engage with the industry partners, research about the FinTech Investment industry, and support the grant administration process. The intern should complete the research at the end of the internship and present it in a report.
Experience and/or skills that the intern(s) may gain from the internship  a. Build up domain knowledge of the Global FinTech industry and investment industry; 

b. Understand the government’s perspective and considerations for the award of a grant 

c. Meet and hear from industry leaders of the financial services and technology investment sectors.
Pre-requisites preferred from the intern(s)  Strong interest in the FinTech industry and corporate finance
Other Job Functions  Grant Management
Keywords related to the project Investment, FinTech, Strategy, policy formulation, government grants, research
Apply Now  Apply through our chatbot . Shortlisted candidates can expect to be notified within a month from the date of application.
(CLOSED) FinTech Ecosystem Development (Digital Asset)
Department FinTech & Innovation Group
Preferred internship window First choice: June to end November 2022 (6 months),
Second choice: June to August 2022 (3 months)
Descriptionof Project a. To assess ecosystem needs (including financial institutions, startups, venture capital) and research about new initiatives to foster deeper collaboration with the digital asset community,

b. To research about digital asset trends and fast growing digital asset companies globally,

c. To engage the fastest growing digital asset startups, understand their business plans in ASEAN, and assist to formulate new initiatives to hub their regional activities in Singapore,

d. To assess the merits of projects proposed by the financial institutions and FinTechs, for the purpose of awarding the Digital Acceleration Grant under Financial Sector Technology and Innovation Scheme
Expected deliverables for the project To shadow the MAS officer to engage with the industry partners, research about the digital asset industry, and support the grant administration process. The intern should complete the research at the end of the internship and present it in a report.
Experience and/or skills that the intern(s) may gain from the internship a. Build up domain knowledge of the Digital Asset industry;

b. Understand the government’s perspective and considerations for the award of a grant

c. Meet and hear from industry leaders of the Digital Asset sectors.
Pre-requisites preferred from the intern(s) Strong interest in the FinTech industry and Digital Asset space
Other JobFunctions Crytocurrencies
Keywords related to the project Digital Asset, Blockchain, FinTech, Strategy, policy formulation, government grants, research
Apply Now Apply through our chatbot . Shortlisted candidates can expect to be notified within a month from the date of application.