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unlock your digital potential.
The future is digital. Join our accelerated ‘hire, place and train’ programme, supported by Infocomm Media Development Authority, Singapore (IMDA).
Unlock your digital career potential
“Job vacancies in the (tech) sector have continued to rise in the first half of the year, from 11,100 in December 2021 to 12,100 in June. This is more than triple the 3,800 vacancies in June 2020.”
– Dr Tan See Leng
Minister for Manpower, Singapore. (Parliament, November 2022)
Tech talent in Singapore commanded 1.6 times the overall median resident wages in 2021.
Be in demand
Tech jobs in Singapore grew from 155,000 to 195,000 from 2017 to 2021.
Digitally-transformed enterprises will account for more than half of global GDP.
Singapore companies unlocked 25% more value-added and 16% more productivity with tech.
(Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry, 1Q 2019)
What is Step IT Up?
“Temus launched Step IT Up in Singapore with the aim of training fresh graduates and mid-career professionals, with those without prior training or experience in mind, and helping them secure digital and technology roles in the next few years.”
– KC Yeoh, Chief Executive Officer, Temus (Channel NewsAsia, August 2022)
No prior tech training / background needed
Accelerated four-month talent conversion for non-techies.
Full-time tech jobs guaranteed for graduates
1,100+ graduates secured tech roles in leading global companies.
Launch your tech career
~90% of Step IT Up graduates secured and stayed in their tech roles for over two years.
Who are we looking for?
“Anyone can apply. We believe that beyond academic grades and credentials, what will enable anyone to succeed in Step IT Up are – learning agility and the right motivation to be a part of Singapore’s digital transformation journey.”
– Srijay Ghosh, Founding Member & Chief Revenue Officer, Temus (CNA 938Live, September 2022)
“I chose to transition into tech due to its huge potential for growth and Temus’ Step-IT-Up programme stood out from the rest due to its place-and-train curriculum, valuable support, and structured programmes!”
Former Freelance Editor / Content Strategist
“When researching on the Step-IT-Up programme, I realised that Temus’ vision and values were aligned with my own – since the only question was ‘Why not?’, I took that leap of faith and here I am today!”
Former Financial Consultant & Private Tutor
“I felt confident joining this programme, as I knew that the curriculum would be translated into real skills required at the workplace!”
Christopher Jia Hao Tan
What will you learn?
Trainees undergo an accelerated, full-time programme to acquire and apply an interdisciplinary range of skills, knowledge and dispositions in technical languages and competencies, social and team dynamics, supported by professional coaches and mentors throughout the journey.
Apply to Step IT Up x Temus
400 new tech hires by 2025: Temus aims to broaden digital opportunities, grow our digital workforce, and empower you to shape the digital future of Singapore and beyond.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Step IT Up x Temus programme
What is the Step IT Up x Temus programme?
Step IT Up x Temus is an accelerated talent conversion programme that aims to help people – without any background or prior training in coding and other computer science skills – with the training and opportunity to secure a role as a technology professional for Singapore. Upon graduating from the programme, you will be offered full-time employment with Temus.
Why should I sign up for the Step IT Up x Temus programme?
We are excited to partner with you to discover your potential, unlock career opportunities and forever transform your digital future. The Step IT Up x Temus programme has been set up to for you to: (1) Build your digital capabilities, (2) Maximise your chances of success, (3) Receive sponsorship while training and (4) Secure a full-time job upon successful completion
How long is the duration of the Step IT Up x Temus programme?
The Step IT Up x Temus programme will last over a period of four months, where successful applicants will undergo full-time skills training whilst receiving a competitive stipend.
Is Step IT Up x Temus a full-time programme?
Step IT Up x Temus is a full-time programme where classes will run from 9am to 6pm on a daily basis for the duration of the programme.
Is Step IT Up x Temus accepting applicants from non-Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PR)?
The programme is currently only open to Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PR).
What support does Step IT Up x Temus provide to help me make the transition to becoming a technology professional?
Successful applicants will undergo a four-month full-time training programme that is designed to provide them with the skills and knowledge required to thrive in the role that graduates will be placed in upon completion of the programme. In addition to a full-time instructor who will deliver the course content, trainees will get to engage with industry practitioners and be supported by a full-time coach, who will also serve as a mentor to our trainees.
Application and Selection Process
Is there an application fee or course fees?
No, there are no fees associated with applying for and participating in the programme.
I do not have an undergraduate degree or a background in coding. Can I still apply for the Step IT Up x Temus programme?
An undergraduate degree is not a prerequisite to join the programme. You also do no need to have any prior experience or education in coding and other computer science skills.
I have prior training and/or experience in software programming. Can I still apply for the Step IT Up programme?
Candidates without prior formal background or education in computer science will be prioritised.
What kind of candidates will be selected for the Step IT Up x Temus programme?
While no prior experience or training in coding is required, a successful candidate is one who demonstrates learning agility, a passion in technology, and a desire and commitment to undergo the transition needed to become a technology professional.
What are the roles available upon successful completion of the Step IT Up x Temus programme?
Step IT Up x Temus programme graduates will join Temus in specific tech roles that they have been trained for. These may include, .Net software developers, Outsystem developers, among others.
When do applications open? How do I submit an application?
Applications for our Apr 2023 are now open until 20 Feb 2023. Please ensure that you complete your application to the programme.
I can’t access the sign up page. What should I do?
Your experience is important to us. Please reach us at email@example.com and we will be in touch in the soonest.
Working in Temus
Why work with Temus?
When Temus was founded, it was as much about building capabilities and value creation, as it was about organically developing digital talent. People and talent are central to any transformation, and the key to unlocking our larger aspiration of being a digital transformation champion and creating a sustainable future.
Join us if you want to be a part of the journey to shape the digital future, in Singapore and beyond.
What is the company’s purpose?
At Temus, our purpose is to unlock economic and social value through holistic transformation enabled by technology.
What is the work culture like in Temus?
We are an impact driven organisation, and our people embody an entrepreneurial mindset underpinned by a collaborative and empowering work culture.