NLS Associate Researcher


of the position

As Associate Researcher in UX Designers, you’ll research, discover, and create solutions for business problems through an understanding of the end users and rapid prototyping in an iterative agile delivery environment. At NEC Laboratories Singapore, we’re constantly pushing to create break-through social solutions and deliver them through highly innovative experiences.

You’ll show ability and flexibility in developing and leveraging various front-end web framework and components (including React JS) to visualize data, solve problems and uncover new opportunities.


Desired Front End Design Skills:

  • Possess Adobe Creative Suite know how (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effect)
  • Years of relevant work experience or track record with online portfolio at designing and prototyping interactive web, data visualization and/or mobile application (IOS, Android)
  • Knowledgeable about UX design principles and process – good understanding of common user interface patterns and pitfalls.

Desired Front End Development Technical Skills / Know-how:

  •  Years of relevant work experience or track record at building and deploying responsive web applications using front-end framework such as React, Redux, D3, Websocket, SCSS (or other similar Frameworks and Functional Programming JavaScript).
  • Experience in using automated build tools like Gulp, Webpack, Babel, NPM, etc.
  • Understand how to debug in HTTP, XHR, JSON, CORS, SSL, etc.
  • Knowledge of other languages is a plus: Java, Python, .NET, etc.
  • Back-end software engineering knowledge, QA tools (e.g. Selenium, Mocha, Sinon, Chai) and methodology (Agile, BDD,TDD) is a plus.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as required or assigned


  • Minimum 2 years Junior Executive
  • Educational background on Computer Engineering / Science / Information Technology / Human Computer Interaction
  • Excellent communication skills

Work Location

80 Bendemeer Road #05-01/02 Hyflux Innovation Centre Singapore 339949

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NEC Laboratories Singapore (NLS) is a joint entity of NEC Laboratories and NEC APAC. We aim to create new social solutions and contribute towards the creation of Smart Nations around the world.

NEC Labs Singapore (Advanced Centre for Experimentation)
Nucleos Building
21 Biopolis Road #03-07
Singapore 138567

NEC Labs Singapore (Human Experimentation Area)
Nucleos Building
21 Biopolis Road #05-11/12