Product Manager Transparent Architecture Solutions


An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Product Manager - Transparent Architecture Solutions!! 

Location: Paris/Suresnes or Europe

Job ID: 21192


Join us in transforming an industry. As our Product Manager, you will spearhead the introduction of innovative access control solutions, shaping the market with your vision. You will guide the integration of various hardware and software components into our products, collaborating with internal teams, external partners, and certification organizations.    


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 


Join our winning team, Physical Access Control Solutions Business Area (PACS)!

The PACS business is highly visible and one of our most significant portfolios within HID Global. The PACS products include smart cards, mobile access and identifications, software, services and controllers for physical access control.        


As our Product Manager - Transparent Architecture Solutions​​​​​​​, you’ll support HID’s success by: 


  • Product Ownership: Managing and driving the product vision and roadmap. Translating business priorities into actionable goals for development teams, ensuring they are aligned with our strategic objectives.
  • Collaboration: Working closely with internal and external stakeholders, including other Product Managers, Solution Managers, Architects, and customers. Understanding the broader solution context and managing a well-prioritized feature backlog.
  • Technical Leadership: Serving as a subject matter expert on complex technical issues, showcasing creativity and strategic thinking. Leading your workgroup by leveraging your specialized knowledge and expertise.
  • Execution: Developing and communicating the product vision and roadmap, managing the flow of work into the backlog, and participating in product increment planning.
  • Delivery: Striving for frequent delivery of value. Depending on the scope of your assigned product or solution, you may be accountable for various deliveries such as release notes, technical documentation, and training.


What we will love about your background: 


  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Proficiency in English; knowledge of other European languages is a plus.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical journals, specifications, international technical standards, etc.
  • Must be able to present ideas and projects before groups of individuals.


Your Experience and Education include:             


  • Bachelor's degree (Master's degree is a plus).
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in product development.
  • Previous experience as a Product Manager or a similar role in Product Management.
  • Familiarity with EU standards / bodies (Common Criteria, ANSSI, BSI, CPNI, etc.) is a plus.
  • Experience with agile development and lean innovation practices is advantageous.
  • Training in SAFe, such as Implementing SAFe and/or SAFe POPM, is a plus.
  • Experience in introducing new products / solutions to the market is desirable.
  • Previous close collaboration with Innovation programs is a plus.



  • Willingness to travel, including international travel; must possess or be able to acquire a valid passport.
  • Legal eligibility to work in the country of hire.
  • Compliance with all relevant company policies and procedures.


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.


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.


Suresnes, FR, 92150 Diegem, BE, 1831 Nieuwpoort, BE, B-8620 Melle, BE, 9090

Sales, Marketing & Product Management
Travel Required: 11%-30%
Mid-senior level