DBS announced on May 25 that it will be tripling the number of job opportunities available at this year’s edition of its ‘DBS Women in Tech’ virtual career fair for female technologists in Singapore, with more than 140 openings available.
This year, DBS will be focusing its outreach efforts on five engineering roles, namely Engineering Lead; Solution Architect; ReactJS Developer; Full Stack Developer; and Software Development Engineering in Test.
Soh Siew Choo, Group Head of Big Data/AI and Consumer Banking Technology at DBS shared that the overwhelming response to the first edition of DBS Women in Tech had shattered the myth that there is a limited pipeline of women for technology roles.
Applicants would need to submit an 80-minute online assessment by June 8 and subsequently, shortlisted candidates would be invited to an online hiring day on June 12.
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The online hiring day would enable candidates to learn more about DBS’s efforts in fostering diversity and inclusion as well as the career development pathways available before attending the virtual interview.
In recognition for its efforts in driving gender equality, DBS was named to the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index for four consecutive years, ever since the index was first launched in 2018.
This year, DBS was the only Asean company to be listed in the index’s top global quartile, attesting to the bank’s achievements in building a respectful, diverse and inclusive culture.