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For people who are currently in or have been employed in MINDEF DXO, care to share your experiences in it? Salary scale and your grade? And perhaps for those who entered before as fresh grad, your class of honours as well?

Also would be great if you can share your interview experiences as well as what goes in it too.
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they will call you for a 3 hour long IQ test
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For people who are currently in or have been employed in MINDEF DXO, care to share your experiences in it? Salary scale and your grade? And perhaps for those who entered before as fresh grad, your class of honours as well?

Also would be great if you can share your interview experiences as well as what goes in it too.
Pay compared to private sector is a joke, benefits so so but slack enough.
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Pay compared to private sector is a joke, benefits so so but slack enough.
why is it a jokes?

please give some examples.
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they will call you for a 3 hour long IQ test
is it psychometric test?

reasoning? logic? linguistic?
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all kinds
got logic puzzles, maths questions, that sort of thing.
no linguistic, at least not for those general positions.
But the 3 hour length is killer.
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all kinds
got logic puzzles, maths questions, that sort of thing.
no linguistic, at least not for those general positions.
But the 3 hour length is killer.
wondering if it is the same at dsta?


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wondering if it is the same at dsta?
DSTA no need!!!


unless you apply for scholarship at DSTA
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Had a short conversation with the HR. DX9 is the entry-level grade for people on the graduate scheme. No wage adjustment for DX scheme, revision was last done in Oct last year. Probation of 6mths for fresh entries.
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Had a short conversation with the HR. DX9 is the entry-level grade for people on the graduate scheme. No wage adjustment for DX scheme, revision was last done in Oct last year. Probation of 6mths for fresh entries.
Any idea on dsta? Do they follow the recent wage adjustment for civil servants?
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