Software Test Engineer

Prague Europe, Middle East and AfricaCzech RepublicPrague
HID Global
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R&D Engineering
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Software Test Engineer (1713)

Securing your Future!

Build the future of digital identity!  HID Global’s Extended Access Technologies business area (EAT) embeds trust into the world of digital devices with innovative authentication technologies.  Every day, we create the most innovative global authentication solutions for a variety of customer applications. We are a diverse, multi-disciplined, growing multinational technical company that offers its employees a fun work environment, flexibility and career opportunity.  We are the Evolution of Authentication.

What you will be part of:

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 product and services are used by millions of people around the world to navigate their everyday lives.

Working at HID:

HID Global is an innovative fast-paced organization, with many possibilities to make a difference and add value. We empower our employees to achieve great things by taking ownership of their future career.

We value diversity and endorse an open-minded collaborative working environment. We are a company with integrity at our core. HID Global is an ASSA ABLOY Group Brand.

The position:

For our growing creative team we are looking for a  talented Software Test Engineer. You will work on technically challenging and interesting tasks in the field of software for biometric systems (fingerprints, face recognition etc.). The work includes the complete test lifecycle of our software (e.g. device drivers, biometric libraries, middleware, interconnected systems, in small extent also applications or server/cloud software) and embedded software/firmware running on our devices.

You will participate on both automated and manual software testing. We will expect you to write tests and test scripts in C/C++ or Python.

If you like this kind of versatile, job, want to work with friendly people in a nice environment, appreciate the stability of a large multinational company without the usual rigidity, and want to see the results of your work  distributed all over the globe.

Some of your tasks will include:

  • Contribute to the whole software test lifecycle – define test cases, implement and execute automated tests, perform manual testing, document test results, report bugs, participate on the software release process.
  • Cooperate closely with software engineers on identifying, reproducing and resolving software problems.
  • Collaborate with other teams for system and interoperability testing.

What we are looking for:

  • A fast learning, innovative and persistent person with wide interest in software testing and QA, identification and authentication.
  • Substantial experience in software testing, especially the automated test development and software test lifecycle. Please note that since our software has no GUI, the knowledge of GUI or Web test tools like Selenium or Robot Framework is not relevant.
  • Knowledge of either C/C++ or Python on a level sufficient for writing automated tests. Willingness to learn the other language.
  • A good working knowledge of either Windows or Linux, and at least basic knowledge of the other OS. We expect the ability to prepare and configure test environment and execute tests on these systems.
  • Ability to complete tasks independently, with minimal supervision.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Precise, systematic and organized work style. Attention to detail, reliability, dependability.
  • Friendly, helpful, open personality.
  • Education: Minimum Bachelor’s degree in relevant field of study.
  • Experience: Minimum 2 years.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Competitive salary package and yearly bonus
  • Stable employment in a friendly international atmosphere
  • Flexible working hours
  • In-house free English classes
  • Multisport cards
  • Training budget
  • Lunch discounts
  • Ergonomic workplaces with all necessary tools and equipment


HID Global is an equal opportunities employer

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 fulfil their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 3,500 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit