Applications Manager (HID1739)

Malta Europe, Middle East and AfricaMalta
HID Global
Job Type: 
Functional Area: 
Information Technology
Job Level: 
Mid-Senior Level


Applications Manager (HID1739)

Securing your Future!

Build the future of digital identity! HID Global is a company that is ultimately involved in the dynamic and ever growing world of access control technology. Every day, we create the most innovative global authentication solutions for a variety of customer applications. We are a diverse, multidisciplined, growing multinational technical company that offers its employees a fun work environment, flexibility and career opportunity. We are the Evolution of Authentication.


What you will be part of:

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the worlds people, places and things. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. Our product and services are used by millions of people around the world to navigate their everyday lives.


Working at HID:

HID Global is an innovative fast paced organisation, with many possibilities to make a difference and add value. We empower our employees to achieve great things by taking ownership of their future career.

We value diversity and endorse an open-minded collaborative working environment. We are a company with integrity at our core.


The Position:

The Applications Manager is expected to carry out implementations, maintenance, configuration, administration, operation, and the support of various Applications that reside on high profile IT systems, while leading a team of direct reports.

The successful candidate will be focused on improving the stability and performance of the system, maintaining and improving the security posture of the systems, continuous monitoring of the system health, troubleshooting issues that arise and ensure compliance with security standards. In addition, the successful candidate should be a mentor for fellow technical IT personnel, and direct reports.


What we are looking for:

A team player, customer focused individual with the ability to work independently, be flexible and have a high degree of initiative. You will collaborate and build professional relationships with immediate team, other teams within the business, clients and suppliers and have the ability to prioritise customer requests and plan work schedules. A creative problem solver who strives to identify new opportunities for improving the system and services offered to the customer.

  • 5 years experience working in a corporate IT environment.
  • Knowledge of SQL, Microsoft Server Administration, and Active Directory
  • Experience in Application support.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and able to find root causes, capture learning, share knowledge, and prevent re occurrence
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to coach and support team members with varied levels of experience
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Analyse problems in a calm and logical manner.
  • Hands-on approach


Desirable Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Windows and/or Linux Server Administration gained through working experience
  • Knowledge of SQL and/or Oracle databases and database administration (DBA) gained through experience and formal certification/training
  • Experience working in data centres and secure zones
  • Information Technology degree
  • ITIL foundation certification
  • Knowledge of scripting
  • Previous experience dealing with external customers
  • Experience and understanding of PKI Solutions (non qualified CA and/or qualified CAs)
  • Experience in Secure Signature Creation Devices (SSCD) based on eIdentity cards desirable
  • Line management experience of direct reports


Final Application Date:26th April 2021

*No 3rd party agency engagement required for this role*

HID Global is an equal opportunities employer

HID Global is an equal opportunities employer.