Software Engineer (HID2243)

Eden Prairie, MN North AmericaUSEden Prairie, MN
HID Global
Job Type: 
Functional Area: 
R&D Engineering
Job Level: 
Mid-Senior Level

Become a Software Engineer in an Innovative High-Tech Security Company

Job ID: HID2243

#Securing your Future!

This software engineering role on our team will develop, enhance, customize, and maintain software which interfaces with HID’s Secure Issuance desktop solutions. This role requires a variety of analysis and programming tasks as noted below.

What you will be doing

  • Analyze and evaluate software requirements; collaborate with colleagues and customers to gather and define product requirements
  • Assist in product design and architecture development
  • Design, develop and maintain software systems to satisfy documented software requirements
  • Facilitate and assist in the task estimation process
  • Work and communicate in a cross-functional team environment comprised of software engineers, quality assurance engineers, product managers, and customer support representatives, etc.
  • Investigate and analyze reported software defects to resolve them in a timely manner
  • Proactively provide status, raise issues, and communicate necessary information to appropriate team members on a regular basis
  • Prepare, present, and participate in technical discussions and code reviews
  • Contribute to the continued development of processes to improve the efficiency and quality of development projects; assist in formulating standards and development practices to improve the software development process
  • Work with all departments to continuously improve product, process, workflow, and customer experience
  • Make recommendations and assist in the implementation of new processes and tools
  • Consult with hardware engineers and other engineering staff to evaluate interfaces between hardware & software and operational & performance requirements of the overall system

What we are looking for    

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university (Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or relevant engineering discipline)
  • 3+ years of software development experience with demonstrable experience and fundamental understanding of the .NET Framework including C#, ASP.NET, ADO.NET, XML, web services, data structures and collections, caching, configuration, etc.
  • Proficient in .NET environment using C# and best in class software technologies
  • Demonstrated capabilities working with relational database management systems (Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Microsoft Access, MySQL, etc.) into software applications
  • Working knowledge of source code management (Mercurial, Surround, SourceSafe, CVS, etc.) and configuration
  • 3+ years working with software build processes, installation tools (InstallAware, InstallShield, InstallAnywhere, WIX, Nullsoft, etc.), and software releases
  • Strong understanding of software development processes, principles, and objectives
  • Experience with implementation of security protocols and secure implementation of cryptographic techniques, and the documentation of the security aspects of system design and implementation is a plus
  • Experience in development through the entire life cycle including design, architecture, and implementation
  • Scrum, Kanban, and or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) experience desired
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to act in an entrepreneurial manner to ensure that the software delivered matches the needs of the opportunity
  • Proven analytical, planning, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for both a technical and non-technical audience; comfortable with direct communication with all levels of technical and business resources
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Interested in the challenge, excitement, and responsibility of a fast-paced, growth environment; desire and ability to learn and apply new skills and technologies quickly
  • Experience with working in a highly collaborative and dynamic multi-team environment
  • Demonstrated hands-on approach to problem solving
  • Highly motivated, results-oriented, self-starter
  • Ability to effectively balance personal and professional life


Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent terms and conditions
  • Flexibility
  • On-the-job training and development
  • Work as part of a global team


HID Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran


HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places and things. Every day millions of people in more than 100 countries use our products and services to securely access physical and digital places. Over 2 billion things that need to be identified, verified and tracked are connected through HID Global’s technology. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We work with governments, universities, hospitals, financial institutions and some of the most innovative companies on the planet—helping them to create trusting and trusted physical and digital environments so that they and the people who use them can fulfill their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 4,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit