Senior Software Architect



An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Senior Software Architect!! 

Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Job ID: 19774


Do you want to join a close-knit team of talented software developers who work closely with the software quality analyst team to ensure software quality? Are you seeking a role where you are developing and maintaining biometric software enrollment applications? If so, we want to hear from you.


Who are we? 

HID 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 Software Engineering Department: 


As a member of the Software Engineering department, you will be responsible for architecting, and delivering end-to-end new technical solutions in the Biometrics applications space. This includes defining, designing, developing, documenting, and supporting the new enrollment application visions of Product Management. The role requires exercise of discretion and independent judgement in evaluation of requirements, architecting, determining, and implementing an optimum approach/solution and related documentation by applying system analysis techniques and procedures. The ideal candidate will work cross-functionally with Business leaders, Product Managers, Engineering, and other internal teams.


As our Senior Software Architect, you’ll support HID’s success by: 

  • Contributing to and adhering to all key departmental operating procedures around governance, project management, software lifecycle management, change management and application controls.
  • Providing oversight on development and delivery of application solutions and enhancements
  • Ensuring consistent application code integrity, confirm documentation of capabilities, and participate in code reviews.
  • Acting as the SME and provide guidance to development and QA teams.
  • Architecting, designing, developing, unit testing and deploying new business functionality.
  • Collaborating with Product Management to analyze requirements, gather the level of estimates (LOE), and ensure the success all the way through the end with final acceptance by stakeholders.
  • Providing project implementation oversight, support, including testing of new features, interfaces, and other system changes
  • Guiding in the design, development, testing and deployment of new business functionality
  • Providing guidance on how technology solutions could help solve business and technical problems, evolve existing business capabilities, and enable new business capabilities.
  • Providing functional and technical support for both application and business process issues
  • Understanding, performing, and coordinating the analysis and design of business systems solution


What we will love about your background: 

  • Strong Technical & Functional Specification Document Writing, Requirement Analysis, and Project Planning skills
  • Knowledge of Miro, Confluence, and Jira tools
  • Ability to make reasoned decisions between competing choices based on limited information.
  • Strong ability to handle multiple projects at a time with strong negotiation skills
  • Strong Analytical Skills; able to identify project problems and resolutions quickly.


Your Experience and Education include:             

  • B B.S. in Computer Science or related field.
  • 15+ years software development experience
  • 10+ years Biometrics Industry experience
  • Scrum Master (CSM) and SAFe® 5 Agilist (SA) Certifications preferred.
  • Experience implementing software development process and process improvement.
  • Experience with multiple software engineering methodologies
  • Experience with multiple software languages, deep working knowledge of C#.


Who you are as a Leader:

  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal. 
  • Willingness to ‘roll up sleeves’ and dive deep into tactical work when necessary.
  • Good interpersonal skills, willingness to learn and continue to grow professionally.
  • Strong team player and ability to work well with others.
  • You proactively seek to implement diversity into your work, including valuing different backgrounds, experiences and thinking. You also 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. We welcome an opportunity to meet you and learn about your unique talents, skills, and experiences. You don’t need to check all the boxes. If you have most of the skills and experience, we want you to apply.
  • Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive change. We are open to ideas, including flexible work arrangements, job sharing or part-time job seekers.
  • Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly. We want all our employees to be themselves, to feel appreciated and accepted.


The wage range for this role considers a broad scope of factors that are considered when making compensation decisions, including but not limited to: skill sets, experience and training, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled. At HID, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case.


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. 


Palm Beach Gardens, FL, US, 33410

Engineering & Science
Mid-senior level

Nearest Major Market: Palm Beach
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami