Senior Lead Engineer - Block Chain



An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Senior Lead Engineer - Blockchain!!

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: and 

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.

As our Senior Lead Engineer- Blockchain, you’ll support success by:

A rewarding career at HID Global beckons you! We are looking for a Senior Lead Engineer, who is responsible for developing Cloud Platform for some of our Product Lines. You are accountable for delivering good technical architecture and a quality deliverable. We are a leading company in the trusted source for innovative products, solutions and services that help millions of customers around the globe create, manage and use secure identities.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 



Full-stack 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  


Building new Cloud Applications

  • Assume responsibility for the full lifecycle of your code, from implementation to testing to user acceptance to deployment
  • Build and own applications for Amazon AWS
  • Developing pure cloud, and-or hybrid cloud solutions
  • Develop an application framework for manipulating form data 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 micro-services deployed to Amazon AWS cloud with Docker
  • Develop Java code using Spring-Boot and Spring-Cloud frameworks
  • Develop messaging and stream processing code with Apache Storm, AWS Kinesis and Kafka
  • Expose REST APIs
  • Research, design, develop, and test blockchain technologies
  • Primary responsibility will be analyzing requirements, designing blockchain technology around a certain business model, and building and launching a blockchain network
  • Experience in writing smart contracts for large scale blockchain solutions
  • Good understanding of NFT platforms with the ability to implement the tools and libraries provided by these platforms.
  • Understanding of cryptography & security principles
  • Working in high-velocity, agile team

 What we appreciate about your background:

  • Hands on experience in Public and Private Crypto is mandatory skills
  • Experience in developing pure cloud, or hybrid cloud solutions, along with Integration with on-premises systems
  • Proven experience with test-driven development in Java, GoLang, Python or equivalent language
  • 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 databases
  • Familiarity with container technologies (Docker)
  • Experience with message queues/brokers (RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, etc)
  • Possess a passion for new technology and innovation
  • Blockchain enterprise understanding (consensus algorithm, peer-peer n/w, distributed ledger technology),
  • Strong understanding of security principles & cryptography, smart contracts


Your Experience and Education include:


  • Undergraduate degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field required, with graduate degree preferred
  • 8-11 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 etc)
  • Strong hands-on understanding of scalability, security, high availability and operational requirements
  • Experience with full product lifecycle
  • Experience with Atlassian suite: Jira, Confluence, etc
  • Expert level experience with Java, JEE framework and Spring
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Who you are as a Team Player:

  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal. 
  • Willingness to ‘roll up sleeves’ and dive deep into tactical work when necessary.
  • Strong team player and ability to work well with others.
  • Proactively seek to adopt and implement diversity into your work, value different backgrounds, experiences and thinking, embrace creating and nurturing a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging.

 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.


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 50,000 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
Mid-senior level