Lead Software Engineer - Java Full Stack


An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Lead Software Engineer - Java Full Stack developer!!

Location : Chennai, India.

You are a dynamic, highly skilled, and experienced engineering and technology enthusiast, and enjoy working in an exciting and fast paced growing environment.  You excel at communication, collaboration and have solid accounting and compliance knowledge.  Leveraging these skills is what you enjoy doing throughout the day.  You are a top performer and want to engage with a team who have the same positive energy, integrity, and dedication to the work as you do.  


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: www.hidglobal.com and https://youtu.be/23km5H4K9Eo 


About HID Global, Chennai


HID Global’s Flagship R&D Center in Chennai hosts 300 employees in a 48000 square foot space dedicated to delivering innovative products and provide an excellent platform for scaling our operations in delivering secure access solutions.  Here we deliver cloud-based solutions, web and mobile application development.  The Chennai R&D Center is seen as the subject matter expert and talent pool on the latest cloud technologies, logical and physical access systems, data engineering including AI/ML, cryptographic key management systems, and other mobile-based smart card delivery systems.


Are You Ready to Join the Team?


Our company is committed to finding the best and the brightest talent to help us reach the top. If you are a dynamic, highly skilled, experienced Cloud engineer and technology enthusiast, and you enjoy working in a rapid pace within a rapidly growing business environment, then you will want to consider this position. If you excel at communication, collaboration, and unrelenting innovation, we want to talk to you. And if you bring dedication, positive energy and integrity to the table, you just might be the right fit for our team.




A Cloud Engineer with experience in building enterprise grade web services.  Candidates should be familiar with "Cloud Native Applications".  Candidates may be expected to work at any level of the product, including setting up best-automated deployments to developing top-notch REST interfaces.


As our Lead Software Engineer - Java Full Stack developer, you’ll support success by:


Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.




  • Building new Cloud Applications
  • Responsible for the full lifecycle of your code, from implementation to testing to user acceptance to deployment.
  • Build and own applications for Amazon AWS, Azure
  • Developing pure cloud, and-or hybrid cloud solutions
  • Develop an application framework with complex dependencies.
  • Write test-driven, maintainable code and follow industry standards and web development best practices.
  • Gather requirements and create technical specifications as needed.
  • Implement new features and maintain existing features of production pipeline.
  • Work with architects, project managers and other engineers to assure accurate timelines and deliverables.
  • Collaborate with fellow engineers to find elegant, long-term solutions as well as creative quick fixes to problems.
  • Develop and maintain microservices deployed to Amazon AWS cloud or any other cloud with Docker.
  • Develop Java code using Spring frameworks and Go programming.
  • Expose REST APIs
  • Document code and create high-level interaction diagrams.
  • Handle tier-3 support issues.
  • Work within a polyglot codebase
  • Be comfortable working with source control branching strategies.
  • Working in high-velocity, agile team




  • Experience with at least one Cloud platform:  AWS, Azure, Google, Cloud Foundry, OpenStack, etc.
  • Experience in developing pure cloud, or hybrid cloud solutions, along with Integration with on-premises systems.
  • Proven experience with test-driven development in Java (Java 8 reactive, Spring), Go programming, Nodejs, jQuery, react JS or equivalent language.
  • Must be comfortable working on the Unix/Linux shell command line.
  • Demonstrate the ability to reduce complex ideas and problems into clear concepts and solutions.
  • Must have experience developing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications.
  • Experience with relational and NOSQL databases
  • Familiarity with container technologies (Docker)
  • Knowledge on message queues (RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, etc)
  • Possess a passion for new technology and innovation.
  • Experience with Web Application development using Angular, Kendo UI, React JS


Preferred Qualities:


  • Undergraduate degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field required, with graduate degree preferred.
  • 8+ years of overall experience in Application/Solution Development domain
  • Experience building Cloud Native Applications
  • Expert hands-on proficiency in Developing Applications using one or more technology stacks (Java - Java 8 reactive, spring, Nodejs, jQuery, react JS)
  • Strong hands-on understanding of scalability, security, high availability in operational requirements.
  • Experience with full product lifecycle
  • Experience with Atlassian suite: Jira, Confluence, etc.
  • Expert level experience with Java 8 reactive, JEE framework and Spring
  • Knowledge in Go routines


 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.


This opportunity may be open to flexible working arrangements.

HID is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

We make it easier for people to get where they want to go!
On an average day, think of how many times you tap, twist, tag, push or swipe to get access, find information, connect with others or track something.  HID technology is behind billions of interactions, in more than 100 countries.  We help you create a verified, trusted identity that can get you where you need to go – without having to think about it.  
When you join our HID team, you’ll also be part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. You’ll have 52,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally. As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences.


Chennai, IN, 600 032

Engineering & Science
Travel Required: 0%-10%
Mid-senior level