Project Technical Leader



EMEIA Division is currently developing their ACS (Access Control Strategy) and to execute this grand initiative we need to strengthen our team with a Project Technical Leader for our next generation digital keys and cylinders platform. 


Are you perhaps an experienced engineer in your team today and feel ready to use your knowledge leading a team of engineers? 


Do you like to work with people and being part of developing state of the art products utilizing new technologies? Then this role is something you should consider. It offers a mix between embedded programming and project lead activities. 

Principle Responsibilities

  • In cooperation with R&D team and architects, lead the work of translating business oriented use cases into clear technical requirements 

  • Lead the R&D team through the various release scopes of  product lifecycles including Proof-of-Concepts, Reference designs and modules, Features and Bug fixes, Product releases 

  • Together with team, manage the product backlog (JIRA) for our products 

  • Ensure that the team is delivering expected value on time 

  • Lead, coach and support team members in project execution according to our Way of Working. 

  • Cooperate with other leaders, also in different geographical locations, to support the organization to build strong and committed teams across organizational- and geographical borders 

  • Prepare information needed to support the project status and planning 

  • Build a positive team spirit 


Qualifications & Experience: 

  • Former working experience having been an Architect or Lead Programmer is considered beneficial for this role. 

  • Technical leadership experience within a technical environment in software/firmware development  

  • Work experience with scrum and agile development methodologies 

  • You can demonstrate a proven track record of delivering on your commitments 

  • Previous experience within 1 or more of the following technologies would be an advantage: 

          - Contactless protocols (e.g. RFID) 

          - Low power and energy harvesting product designs 

          - Wireless communication technologies 

          - Embedded security (e.g. cryptography, secure protocols, secure elements, ARM trust zone) 

  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in engineering or similar 

  • Strong communication skills in English and comfortable communicating with all levels of the organization 

  • Able to occasionally travel across EU and other ASSA ABLOY Regions 


Personal Characteristics: 

You are a talented individual with an open mind set, take initiative and are eager to learn. You are a result oriented problem solver by heart that sees solutions instead of problems. You are a team player; you love working with people and you are always ready to both help and ask for help when needed. You share our belief in lean and agile values, cross-functional teams, where many competences are working together for successful projects 


 We offer:

  Hybrid model of work

•  Flexible working hours and work-life balance approach

•  Stable employment in a friendly international atmosphere

•  Competitive salary package and yearly bonus

•  Private medical care

•  Multisport card

•  Cars in a subscription

•  In-house free English classes

•  Training budget

•  Ergonomic workplaces with all necessary tools and equipment

•  Free car parking for all employees


To make sure your personal data is safe, we don’t look at any applications sent by email or post. If you have any questions about the role or the process, email Dominika Ptaszynska, Talent Acquisition Partner EMEIA, at


We are the ASSA ABLOY Group
Our people have made us the global leader in access solutions. In return, we open doors for them wherever they go. With nearly 51,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries, we help billions of people experience a more open world. Our innovations make all sorts of spaces – physical and virtual – safer, more secure, and easier to access.

As an employer, we value results – not titles, or backgrounds. 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.

Zabierzów, PL, 32-080

Engineering & Science
Mid-senior level