Cryptography Expert

HID Global
Graz Europe, Middle East and AfricaAustriaGraz

Job Title: Cryptography Expert

Location: Home Office/ Graz (Austria) or Krakow (Poland)


Are you ready to shape the future of the secure identification, authentication, privacy protection and access control technologies all while working in the heart of a future Smart City Area in Graz? HID Global is looking for a Cryptography Expert

We, the HID Identity Technologies Lab, are adding the most talented engineers, technologists and innovation leaders that help us to build the products and services for the secure physical and logical access control systems enabling users to explore the world conveniently in the era of the IoT, Smart Machines and Industry 4.0.

Job description

As a Cryptography Expert, you will be our main advisor in the domain of security and cryptography. You will be working on preparation of security evaluations and be a main communication person for external security evaluators. You will analyze internal security processes and propose improvements, educate our developers about cryptography and best-practice security implementations and creation of our own crypto SW libraries and represent our Lab in corporate security boards.

Desired Skills & Experience:

University degree – (minimum M.Sc.) with preferably multiple years of research or equivalent scientific background in cryptography

Experience with security evaluations of embedded systems

Ability to propose best-practice in implementation of cryptographic features in our secure embedded solutions

Good understanding of security architectures of embedded and mobile devices

Ability to educate internal customers and team members in the domain of cryptography

Ability to analyze and suggest strategies related to newest cryptography trends


Nice to have:

Ability to write security hardened code / SW implementations for secure embedded systems

Technical knowledge of smart cards, microcontrollers and mobile security

Experience with Common Criteria


We offer:

A flexible schedule

Terrific work environment

You will work among smart people with lots of support, ramp-up help and great ideas.



If you are creative, passionate to learn and explore, able to communicate fluently in English, if you are longing for new challenges and you search for a position that will move your career forward then we are looking forward to meet you in person.