Global Product Certification Engineer (HID1620)

Eden Prairie, MN North AmericaUSEden Prairie, MN
HID Global
Job Type: 
Functional Area: 
R&D Engineering
Job Level: 
Mid-Senior Level

Amazing Career Opportunity for a Global Product Certification Engineer 

HID Global is looking for an experienced Global Product Certification Engineer to join our team. This impacting position will be based in Eden Prairie, MN.    

We have great customers, industry leading solutions, and agility across everything we do. 

This position within HID Global reports into the Global Hardware Platforms team and is necessary to meet the sales growth of HID Global products worldwide and the increasing demands of global certifications.  We seek a skilled global certification regulatory engineer with extraordinary background and in depth understanding of obtaining global certifications (LVD, EMC, RED, RoHS, REACH) for new RFID/Controller/inventory monitoring devices and existing products.

We are excited for you to have an interest in applied electromagnetics and electromagnetic compatibility and a strong desire to understand regulatory compliance from a test, design and global certification point of view. You also must be a self-starter and while training will be available to meet the needs of the company; the ideal candidate must have established prior experience and have the confidence to ask questions as necessary.


Our Global Product Certification Engineer supports all of HID Global Businesses by:

  • The ability to influence the development of new or changed product designs.
  • Knowledge of the following regulatory standards is desirable:
  1. FCC Parts 2 &15  ETSI Radio Standards
  2. China Certification           Russian Certification
  3. Korea Certification           Japan Certification
  4. Mexico Certification         Brazil Certification
  5. Malaysia Certifications     Indonesia Certification
  6. Morocco Certifications      India Radio & Safety Certifications
  7. UL 294   EN 62368
  8. (Other regional regularity and regional requirements may be required)
  • Previous experience within the Radio Equipment and Low Voltage Directives are required.
  • Experience/Ability to work in a matrixed org.


What we will love about your background:

  • Strong influencing, change management, and negotiation skills.
  • Analytical and strategic thinking.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Familiar with operating systems, such as Windows, etc.


Who you are as a Team Player:

  • The desire to be team player who will work with regulatory agencies, laboratories, the compliance team, management, marketing, customers, and engineering.
  • Willingness to ‘roll up sleeves’ and dive deep into tactical work when necessary.
  • Use clear communication to demonstrate product knowledge and articulate the importance factors to internal and external customers.
  • Customer interaction is necessary, primarily supporting with recommendation of integration and mitigation during qualification testing.  In addition, technical documents are provided to our customers and a clear communication experience is necessary.


Your Education and Experience include:           

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, or other Technical degree required.
  • 5 years of global regulatory certification and technical experience
  • Knowledge of standards and regional requirements is required.
  • Experience with lab test equipment including receivers, spectrum analyzers, generators, amplifiers and antennas.
  • A highly motivated and enthusiastic self-starter with excellent organizational, communication, collaborative, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Must possess strong negotiation skills with an ability to effectively negotiate quality standards. 
  • Results Orientation

Our Work Environment

  • Must be legally eligible to work the country you are hired.
  • Must be available to work on site at the HID office located in Eden Prairie, MN
  • No relocation package is offered for this position.


HID Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran 

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places and things. Everyday millions of people in more than 100 countries use our products and services to securely access physical and digital places. Over 2 billion things that need to be identified, verified and tracked are connected through HID Global’s technology. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We work with governments, universities, hospitals, financial institutions and some of the most innovative companies on the planet—helping them to create trusting and trusted physical and digital environments so that they and the people who use them can fulfill their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 4,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit