Job Description

  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Republic of Ireland
  • Date Posted: Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Salary:Unspecified
  • Date ClosesCloses 01/09/2022

Location(s): Galway, Ireland

Job ID: 11513


We are looking for a Technical Project Manager – ID Documents who is able to collaborate cross-functionally with the local operation and Program Manager teams. You will be working to support the industrialization phases of the customer projects of our Citizen identification business area.

Who are we?  

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things, allowing people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely.   We are a high-tech software company headquartered in Austin, TX, with over 4,000 worldwide employees. Check us out here: and

HID’s Citizen’s Identification Business Area:

As the fastest growing solution provider in citizen identity, HID Global is challenging the status quo with its collaborative approach to solutions delivery. We are positioned to deliver complex, scalable and future proof government programs, while empowering local government and partners.

As our Technical Project Manager, you’ll support HID’s success by: 

  • Being part of the Customer Program Core teams, you technically support the supply chain, product innovation, QA , Program Manager and local operation teams by :
  • Establishing the technical specifications associated to those kind of products
    Manage the projects tasks, planning, related the ID document technical topics in coordination with other departments
  • Act as technical support (remote or on site) for all quality/technical issues that could happen during the program at Internal or External manufacturing sites
  • Organize and support the know how transfer to our CID ID document manufacturer or qualified contract manufacturer
  • Support Product quality issues (internal/external)
  • Support the management of prototypes/sample requests at HID Sites and qualified contract manufacturer

Supporting the Pre-Sales/Bid team during Discovery/Tender submission process by providing:

  • Estimated Manufacturing cost,
  • Management of Customer/tenders submission samples
  • Define and re-align product design when necessary
  • Provide technical support/training when required.

Supervising and Coordinating the mfg. Process development and improvement during industrialization phases of new Product platform with HID Operation & innovation teams by :

  • Discovering, promoting External partners when necessary
  • Establishing the technical specifications, budget, planning, feasibility study, proof of concept

Qualification of product and process:

  • Performing the Risks’ assessment: IP, technical risks, planning constraint.

What we will love about your background:

  • Able to perform mathematical calculations consistent with the engineering discipline
  • Have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with planning (budget, lead-time), organizing & leading projects in a reliable and efficient way
  • The ability to perform complex engineering analyses, integrating company business objectives and opportunities.
  • Able to make effective and independent business decisions
  • Have experience working with all key interlocutors (internal and external)
  • Excellent communication skills and previous experience of preparing and make presentations in front of managers or employees
  • Must be interesting and responsive and must have the ability to think outside the box

Your Experience and Education include:         

  • Bachelor’s degree of science in materials/ electronic/ electro technical engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum of 5 years engineering management experience, including a significant exposure to ID Document and equivalent products.
  • Preferred experience with implementation and use of industrial, lean and continuous improvement tools and philosophies.
  • Candidate should possess a basic knowledge of electronics manufacturing/assembly processes and/ or Material (Plastics, Paper, IC) components manufacturing

Computer Skills    

  • Proficient in MS Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Familiar with operating systems, such as Windows, etc.
  • Advanced proficiency in use of MS applications such as Visio, Project. High degree of PC technical skills.
  • Knowledge of WebEx or other web-based video communications software beneficial.
  • CAD software such as AutoCad is a plus
  • Oracle and Agile proficiency is a plus

Why apply? 

Empowerment: You’ll work as part of a global team in a flexible work environment, learning and enhancing your expertise.
Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive ambitious change.
Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly.

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