Software Enigneer - Citizen Identity Solution

HID Global
Arzano Europe, Middle East and AfricaItalyArzano

Software Engineer – Citizen and Identity Solution


Location: Arzano, Italy


About the Company…

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. Our trusted identity solutions give people secure and convenient access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be accurately identified, verified and tracked digitally. Millions of people around the world use HID products and services to navigate their everyday lives, and over 2 billion things are connected through HID technology. We work with governments, educational institutions, hospitals, financial institutions, industrial businesses and some of the most innovative companies on the planet. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 3,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit 


About the Role…

The Operative System Team is looking for a talented Software Engineer that will contribute to design and test our HID Global smart card Operative system products to manage eGov, ePassport, eID, Digital Signature, Digital Identify.

What you will do…

  • Work on full life-cycle software development of applications used for design and testing of smart card OS
  • Work in a collaborative team using Agile methodology
  • Design and deliver full-stack software applications in Java, C# , ANSI C and C++
  • Interface API driving hardware encoders (ex RFID programmers, communication devices, smart card readers
  • Keep tight deadlines for software enhancements match product development schedules

Who we’re looking for….

  • Degree in Computer science or Computer Engineering
  • Ability to effectively communicate in the English language verbally and in writing
  • Ability to read and interpret technical journals, specifications, international technical standards, etc.
  • Knowledge of C, C++
  • Knowledge of Software Engineering best practices
  • Knowledge of embedded development workbenches
  • Knowledge of software testing methodologies
  • Knowledge of Bug Tracking tools (Mantis or track for example)
  • Knowledge of project documentation management
  • Knowledge of product-driven software development using a modern, object-oriented language (e.g. C#, Java, Python, etc)
  • Must be willing to spend a percentage of time travelling internationally


Final Application Date: 31st March 2020


HID Global is an equal opportunities employer