Tung Lam Vu


Engineering Manager, PropertyGuru

Location: Singapore



Certified ScrumMaster


Tung Lam Vu: Passionate technologist, continuous learner and knowledge sharer, who appreciates challenges and rapid technological changes. Deep understanding of software development and an active practitioner of Agile methodologies such as Scrum, Extreme Programming. 

Work experience

PropertyGuru, Engineering Manager
August 2012 - Present, Singapore, Singapore
- Drive the company's Agile transition - Bring in Scrum process and Agile practices - Bring in DevOps practices - Facilitate & manage 8 cross-functional Scrum teams that develop & maintain the company's award winning sites and mobile applications: www.propertyguru.com.sg www.commercialguru.com.sg www.loanguru.com.sg www.propertyguru.com.my www.rumah.com www.ddproperty.com

GRC-Systems, Systems Architect
November 2009 - May 2012, Singapore, Singapore
- Envision the company’s technology direction, which cornerstones around the Rich Internet Application (RIA) technologies, service orientation architecture, and cloud computing - Champion cloud computing from R&D to Proof-Of-Concept to implementation; advise the board on the enabled business models, cost vs. benefit, operational & technical implication of multi-tenancy software as a service (SaaS) - Architect GRC-Suite, the common platform for financial compliance; and GRC-Cloud, the award-winning cloud offering counterpart - Transform the existing software development methodology, from a traditional Waterfall Model to a modern Agile Process with Scrum, that consistently delivers value to business - Recruit and run cross-functional Scrum teams sized 5-7, that consists of developers & QAs

CATSoft, Technical Director
September 2009 - August 2011, Hanoi, Viet Nam
- Responsible for sales activities in Singapore, convert leads into sales via on-site collaboration, support and consultation with clients - Establish and maintain long term partnership with outsourcing clients based in Singapore - Establish Agile Software Development Process using Scrum catered for outsourcing model, including staff training and continuous process improvement - Provide technical guidance to the engineering team as well as technical consultancy to clients

ST Electronics, Software Specialist
January 2007 - October 2009, Singapore, Singapore
- Implement 60-70% of the next generation of Common Application Platform (xCAP) – a reusable distributed architecture on which Command and Control (C2) defense systems can be rapidly built – based mainly on Microsoft Technologies. - Evaluate latest GIS technologies such as ESRI, TatukGIS, Manifold, GeoFusion, ILOG JViews and build GIS capability for xCAP. - Revamp xCAP’s core GIS sub-system, which is based on ESRI ArcGIS; deliver massive >5000 times performance boost by utilizing both CPU and GPU for processing-intensive tasks and rendering-intensive tasks respectively. - Plan and manage integration activities of xCAP Platform and related applications.

National University of Singapore, Research Assistant
May 2005 - December 2006, Singapore, Singapore
- Lead a team of 2-4 members to build an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for a meta-programming language called XVCL (x-Frame Variant Configuration Language) - Re-architect the core XVCL processor that produces >300 times better performance, in addition to building an extensible architecture, on top of which plug-ins are implemented. - Facilitate research initiatives and collaborate with the XVCL user community. - Initiate and supervise three software projects which extend core functionalities of the XVCL processor: + Frame Analyzer: an extensible framework for analyzing meta-programs. + Frame Debugger: a standard featured debugger for XVCL. + Meta-Framework Modeling Tool: a graphical tool to support development, enhance understanding and facilitate quick prototyping of meta-frameworks.