Grow @ Visa with Visa Tech Traineeship Program (VTTP)

Visa is a world leader in digital payments and a trusted engine of global commerce. We bring together the power of people, partnerships and one of the most dynamic, open networks in the industry.​

Visa is a technology company, and technology underpins everything we do. And we are looking for technical talent.​


We are recruiting Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Residents for the Visa Technology Traineeship Program, a 12-month work-based learning and development program. The program brings the benefits of Visa’s expertise and ubiquity in payments and payment network technology to individuals seeking to develop their skills and expertise in this area.​

Through a combination of classroom and on-the-job training, you will gain a solid understanding of the payment industry, across traditional, eCommerce and Fintech players.​

You will have the opportunity to train in various Tech roles. As this traineeship requires a full-time commitment for 12 months, our trainees will receive a training allowance of SGD 3,500 – SGD 4,000 per month (depending on your total work experience) in addition to CPF contributions and other employee benefits.​

Applications are now open and will close on March 24, 2024.


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Program details

  • Trainees must meet the requirements of each phase before proceeding to the next phase of program.
  • You will need to achieve at least 95% attendance throughout the program.
  • Upon successful completion of the 12-month program, trainees will be awarded the NUS-ISS – Professional Diploma in Software Development or a Specialist Diploma in Cybersecurity Practice.

¹  National University of Singapore - Institute of Systems Science (NUS-ISS) and Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) have minimum attendance requirements for their respective courses in the traineeship program as part of the passing criteria​

Classroom training - Phase 1

Duration (approx.): 3 months

Trainees undergo classroom training with the following training partners

NUS-ISS: Test Engineer and Systems Analyst(Applications) track

NP: System Analyst (Infrastructure) and Cybersecurity track

Classroom training - Phase 2

Duration (approx.): 3 months

Trainees undergo classroom training with the following training partners

NUS-ISS: Test Engineer and Systems Analyst(Applications) track

NP: System Analyst (Infrastructure) and Cybersecurity track

On-the-job training (OJT)

Duration (approx.): 6 months

Trainees will be assigned to one of our Technology teams under one of the following roles

Program details

How to apply

If you’re ready for a new chapter of your career in technology and looking to join the next cohort in September 2024, see if the program is right for you!​

 

  1. You are a Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident​.
  2. You are Higher Nitec, Diploma or University Graduate.
  3. You are committed to completing the bridging courses required for participation in this program.

 

Indicative timeline for VTTP September 2024 Intake

Indicative timeline for VTTP September 2024 Intake

Applications are open until March 24, 2024.

Recruitment Process

Recruitment Process Recruitment Process



Check out the full commitment of the program below:​

  • You will need to achieve at least 95% attendance throughout the program.
  • Upon successful completion of the 12-month program, trainees will be awarded the NUS-ISS – Professional Diploma in Software Development or a Specialist Diploma in Cybersecurity Practice.

¹  National University of Singapore - Institute of Systems Science (NUS-ISS) and Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) have minimum attendance requirements for their respective courses in the traineeship program as part of the passing criteria​

The above opportunity is supported under IMDA’s Company-Led Training Programme (CLT). CLT is an initiative under TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) that aims to accelerate professional development for fresh and mid-career professionals through on-the-job training that is aligned to the Skills Framework for ICT.

Please note:

  • While an applicant may meet the eligibility criteria, all applicants are subjected to Visa’s review for suitability with its hiring requirements and may not be automatically shortlisted for interview.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be notified by Visa directly.
  • Visa may hire eligible applicants on a first-come-first-serve basis before any closing date and may close the applications when all the jobs offered have been filled.
  • Visa’s hiring decision is final and is not obliged to offer explanation or appeals on their hiring decision.

Awards and news coverage

SkillsFuture SG Employer Award (GOLD) 2023

We were honoured to receive the SkillsFuture SG Employer Award (GOLD) 2023, which recognises employers that champion employee development and create a culture of continuous learning. Visa’s Head of People for Asia Pacific, Goki Muthusamy, accepted the award from the President of Singapore, Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam at a ceremony in October last year.

At Visa, our employees are powered to grow with access to award-winning training and courses at our Visa University, financial support to help pay for ongoing external education, and opportunities to gain experience in other roles and functions through short-term secondments.

Our Visa Technology Traineeship Program is also further contributing to expanding the pool of talent in Singapore’s growing tech industry. This 12-month work-based program, supported under the TeSA Company-Led Training (CLT) Programme, is a joint initiative between Visa and IMDA. Since its launch in early 2022, we’ve seen 113 trainees graduate and plan to train a total of 300 technology professionals by the end of 2025.


Frequently asked questions

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Visit our technology careers website to learn more about us.