Testing Intern (Engineering)



An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Testing Intern (Engineering)

Location: Reading UK 

Job ID : 16843


We are a growing multinational technical security company based in Reading that offers its employees a fun work environment, flexibility, and career opportunity.

We are currently looking for an assistant in our in our Extended Access Technologies team to be part of our successful journey.


The qualified candidate will lead the maintenance of the laboratory and assisting with the test schedules for new products being introduced to the market, Technologies tested include Optical character recognition, RFID contactless payment, barcode reading and image capture.

Some examples of the testing include ,  Robotic driven document/barcode reading, Manual document/barcode reading, Stress (Power cycling / long term operational), Electrical safety.



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



As our Testing Intern you’ll support HID’s success by:


  • Maintain and support tests currently running.
  • Assist with the development of new test installations.
  • Generate reports on the progress and completion of tests.




Your Qualifications and Experience include: 


  • Basic understanding of Electronics and/or Document/barcode reader operation.
  • Basic understanding of software packages including any of the following. (Python/Labview/Linux/Windows).
  • Experience of report writing.
  • Availability to work a 39h week
  • Very good English, both written and spoken - because you will be working in a multinational environment (if applicable)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to follow process instructions accurately and reliably.



Why Apply?


  • Opportunity to gain professional experience in a friendly international atmosphere
  • Ergonomic workplaces with all necessary tools and equipment
  • Free Hot and Cold drinks
  • Free bike and car parking



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. 


Reading, ENG, GB, RG6 1AZ

Engineering & Science
Travel Required: 0%-10%