Product Owner


An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Product Owner!! 

Location: Prague, Czech Republic/Stockholm, Sweden/Suresnes, France

Job ID: 22741


As Product Owner you will manage smart card middleware and PKI validation software for the government and enterprise workforce. You will work closely with customers and internal teams and will be responsible for the overall success of your product.

Interesting? We want to hear from you! 


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 Identity and Access Management Solutions (IAMS) Department: 

HID Global Identity and Access Management Solutions products protect more than 85 million user identities. At HID Global, we understand that no person, device, or workplace can go unprotected. This philosophy of Zero Trust drives us to create new advances in risk-based multi-factor authentication, leads us to secure user identities in converged access environments and drives the need to expand implementations with our industry-leading digital certificates and PKIaaS solution to manage them at scale.


As our Product Owner, you’ll support HID’s success by: 


  • Understanding customer needs and translate them into product requirements
  • Owning the product stories, backlog, and prioritization
  • Building a business case for major new features or products
  • Driving product roadmap
  • Representing the future of the product
  • Contributing to product’s market launches
  • Monitoring and evaluating product progress, before and after product release
  • Product organizational tasks within the company, such as part numbers, pricing or lifecycle management
  • Conducting market and competitive research for the validation of portfolio opportunities and initiatives
  • Enabling financial data and metrics to understand the relevance and importance of the products being managed



What we will love about your background: 


  • Ability to work in global teams and matrix organizations
  • Customer service attitude
  • Achieve results both collaboratively and independently
  • Analytical skills to help their decision making process
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate in the English language, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to read and interpret technical journals, specifications, international technical standards, etc.




Your Experience and Education include:             


  • Enterprise security and multi-factor authentication background, preferably in the smart card, cryptography and PKI markets
  • Experience within an Identity & Access Management environment
  • 5 years experience as Product Owner or Product Manager
  • Experience in Scrum Agile and/or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Engineering or business degree with a technical interest
  • Working knowledge of product development architecture 
  • Solid presenting and communication skills
  • Customer oriented, and empathetic toward customer needs
  • Ability to navigate the ambiguity of customer pain points, distill that information down to suscint user stories that will ultimately address the customer’s needs
  • Some business travel will be required with this role (10%) 



Who you are as a Team Member:


  • 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



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





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. 


Prague, CZ, 186 00 Stockholm, SE, 117 43

Production & Skilled Trades
Travel Required: 11%-30%
Mid-senior level