Singapore is one of the fastest growing spaces for fintech, from publicly listed decacorns to aspiring unicorns, there’s a wealth of opportunity. The question is, who offers the best compensation and which company is the best place to work.
Here are ten of the prime destinations for fintech workers in Singapore and who they’re hiring right now:
Starting with a name that should be familiar to everyone, transportation turned financial services company Grab went public in 2021 with a valuation of $39.6B. Though their market cap has more than halved since then, the firm is still a Decacorn and it pays its staff accordingly.
Levels.fyi reports that an entry-level Grab engineer earns a total compensation of $94k yearly with a $76k base salary. The highest compensation reported by a Singapore engineer in 2022 was $186.7k.
Employee reviews of Grab are largely positive but vary from site to site. On Glassdoor the firm sit at a very good 4.3 stars but on Blind, the average score is just 3.5. Reviews in 2023 praise “good work-life balance,” “flexibility,” and “good working…