Principal Engineer

Location:  Pune
Stellen-ID:  22197

In a fast changing world, it takes pioneering spirit to create trustworthy technology. We enable secure solutions for billions of people around the globe. At Giesecke+Devrient, you will play a key role in realizing the digital transformation.

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Principal Engineer 

Location: Pune
Department: DCITCRD2
 TCD Server  


Qualification – B.E, BTECH, BSC, BCA, BCS or equivalent Post Graduation in any branch preferably in E&TC, Computers

Experience –15+ years of total experience , hands on with Java / JEE technologies, 4+ years in software architecture role

Technology / Skills – Java, JEE, Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate, Database, API / APK development

Tools - Eclipse, Maven, Hudson, GIT, JIRA, Confluence, Bit bucket,


Soft Skills – Self-motivated, Focused, Good Team Player, Positive Attitude, Good communication skills – written / verbal, proactive

Nice to have – SIM Server Side Technologies, Mobile Payments, EMV, NFC HSM and Key Management / PKI / X509, Cryptology, Elliptic curve cryptography, Secure programming. understanding of SW security, encryption algorithms, authentication, Proven knowledge to work in processes according to CMMI (Level 3)



  • Perform requirements Analysis, ensures Architecture, design and implementation of Enterprise applications for Telecommunications
  • Understand / translate & elicit customer requirements , provide technical solution / proposals (including estimates, plan)
  • Approves design and implementation and acts as a mentor for team i.e. Software Engineers / developers.
  • Assess existing solutions , systems architecture and recommend solutions for improvement
  • Assess business impact while proposing technical solutions , making cost effective technical proposals
  • Keep up to date with industry standard architectures and technologies
  • Design and implement features and automated tests, Support Software Engineers in the implementation
  • Ensure product adheres to overall system architecture, performance and other characteristics of the product/component, and that the product behavior is in line with the total system
  • Support PM with analysis of customer requirements and identifying impact of the implementation alternatives
  • Participate in in Sprint planning & time estimations, contribute to continuous improvements in Sprint Retrospectives etc.
  • Provide 3rd line maintenance and deployment support on the product and assistance to customer projects during installation
  • Identify areas for continual improvement to improve product efficiency, customer satisfaction, and value.


Desired attributes

  • Should be able to work with business teams on one hand side and lead development teams to ensure delivery
  • “Customer First” attitude and flexible approach in work is an absolute must
  • Be a driving force, a person who takes initiative
  • Enjoy working closely with other colleagues in a team of developers, testers when developing a product.
  • Quality oriented , Ability to analyze and solve problems.
  • Ability to mentor and foster junior colleagues
  • Interested in learning and sharing knowledge with colleagues
  • Ability to see issues on a system level
  • Ability to coordinate changes over several components
  • 3+ years international experience living abroad (Germany/ USA),dealing with international customers (big plus)
  • Experience in product development environment is preferred
  • Exposure to work in cross-cultural multi-national development environment is desired
  • Smart card or Java card related experience is preferred



Expected attributes:

  • Unquestionable, proven integrity and loyalty
  • Structured, systematic and decision making work attitude
  • Ability to navigate Ambiguity and Embraces Diversity
  • Efficient communication skills
  • Enable to give solutions using Creative Problem Solving Methodologies
  • Able to work independently with diligence in all levels
  • Strong Organizational & leadership skills
  • Initiative and drive for self-learning and self-improvement
  • Quality consciousness
  • Language: Accent free English, fluently written and spoken, German language is helpful

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We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Giesecke & Devrient MS India Pvt. Ltd.
Padale Prime, Plot No 9/1A 411 004 Pune
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