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Career News: Get to Know SKIDATA and Our Employees

Small and large successes alike, events, projects and everyday life – here we regularly publish stories from our staff's working lives. Learn more and be convinced!

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SKIDATA Health Benefits
SKIDATA offers employees a range of opportunities for staying fit “The health of our employees is important to us, both physically and mentally,” says...

"We have created transparency and flexibility"
SKIDATA is modernizing its headquarters in Grödig. The design concept is called Open Space, reveals Martin, Director of Supply Chain & Facility...

"Algorithms will lead to better predictions"
It's no surprise that SKIDATA works with face recognition. But it might surprise you to hear that we also recognize food! Felix Köppl, Vice President...

"I've been involved with everything."
SKIDATA devices are easy to recognize– even though they all look distinct. Danijela provides a clear product language.

"Mobility is important to me."
Ski lifts and ski resorts are the operational areas of Andreas. He knows where to go on the slopes.

Innovathon 2018
Innovation in action – at SKIDATA creative thinkers and innovative minds met at the SKIDATA Innovathon 2018 from the 10 to 12 of December to jointly...

Anyone can become an expert
We all learn throughout our lives, but in the tech industry continuing education is crucial. That's why SKIDATA regularly sends its employees on...

Working with passion
SKIDATA offers training in seven different apprenticeships– and offers a career in an internationally active high-tech company.  

With the eyes of the user
Andreas makes sure SKIDATA has stellar software design– but just making it pretty isn't enough for him.

Top 10 Technology Trends 2019: From Autonomous Devices to Quantum Computing
According to Gartner market researchers, Intelligent Digital Mesh – the intelligent networking of devices, content and services – will shape the...

Five tech trends that IT professionals need to know about
Companies haven’t written up their reviews of the year, but IT experts are already looking ahead to 2019. Traditionally in the autumn, Gartner's...

Keep on running - from Austria to Australia!
Commend and SKIDATA take stock in joint "Competing for Togetherness" charity run  

"We have a good balance."
For SKIDATA, diversity is not a buzzword, but a daily reality and a requirement for global business. Belkis Etz, Vice President of Human Resources,...

Run and Help: We reached our goal! Both competitors won in the Commend vs. SKIDATA running challenge
In the competition between SKIDATA and Commend, each partner won part of the challenge. Team SKIDATA covered a greater total distance: 8,000 km.... Students at work
The semester begins and SKIDATA gets a new employee: Eric Heindl studies Information Technology & Systems Management at the Salzburg University of...

See you! Working in globally networked teams with virtual meetings
Digital conference systems are part of modern working environments. Tools like Skype for Business support fast development cycles in international...

"The best thing was successfully finishing my first project."
If you start earlier, you'll make faster progress: Why two students from Salzburg University of Applied Sciences work at SKIDATA while they're still...

"It's like in Hollywood movies: the invincible succeed in the long run."
It’s no surprise that Roland Aigner works on digital solutions for new markets as Manager for Software Development at SKIDATA. But it might surprise...

Software development with Scrum: “Good teams get even better.”
SKIDATA works with Scrum. Markus, Head of Software House at SKIDATA in Klagenfurt, tells us what the method is all about and how SKIDATA benefits from...

SKIDATA and Commend start running competition for a good cause -'Against each other for a togetherness’
Salzburg, 13. Juni 2018. Three months, two companies, one good cause: Commend and SKIDATA, successful business partners for decades, challenge...

Innovation without strict rules: Why we love Scrum
It’s important for us to move forward without losing perspective. That’s why SKIDATA uses Scrum methods within software and hardware development.

Internship report: “I was convinced by a concrete task.”
SKIDATA offers motivated and engaged students a look into an innovative and successful company. Markus took the opportunity and brought all his...

Technology is the key: The NMS Grödig and SKIDATA foster young talent locally
Building robots, programming and experimenting – from autumn the NMS Grödig will place a new focus on science. The local economy supports the...

Girls’ Day 2018: Professional Orientation with Bobby Car
So that’s what SKIDATA does! At Girls’ Day on 26 April 2018 eight schoolgirls were given an exciting look into our business. What did they learn? That...

SKIDATA: success is no coincidence
SKIDATA shapes its future and its employees according to the motto “Driving your digital future.” Systematic knowledge sharing and strategic transfer...

SKIDATA Innovathon: exploring digital trends
Employees and students develop new solutions for IT & SKIDATA technology Salzburg; 06.11.2017. It's that time again ­­- namely, for the next round...

International careers at SKIDATA
SKIDATA, the global leader for access solutions, is established in more than 100 countries with subsidiaries and partners. It is an international...

Career events with SKIDATA: rub shoulders with the technology trendsetter from Grödig near Salzburg, Austria
Career events are a great opportunity for young professionals and people re-entering the workforce to meet and talk to potential employers....

40 years of SKIDATA: ceremony for the company’s anniversary
Salzburg, September 15, 2017. SKIDATA celebrated its 40th anniversary on September 15, 2017. Numerous guests, including guests of honor Günther...

SKIDATA keynote speech at the R&D Flagship Conference in Munich
The focus of the conference was “Digitalization and Networking” and this was the topic of discussion among leading experts from various tech companies...

Girl power in technology
Highly qualified employees who take on their job with dedication and enthusiasm form the foundation of SKIDATA.

“Smart Summer” with SKIDATA
Program participants can look forward to taking apart a computer and putting it back together, getting a closer look into the world of software...

40 years of SKIDATA: help shape the digital future
Interalpin 2017: SKIDATA celebrates its 40th anniversary with the motto “Driving Your Digital Future”

SKIDATA is on-trend
The path of innovation in IT and technology pays off for SKIDATA – and not only financially! Our company breaks sales record after sales record.

Looking for a paid IT degree with a job offer at SKIDATA?
How can you get young people excited about studying IT? What can you do to counteract the acute deficit of IT specialists in Austria?

SKIDATA digitalizes lift ticket sales – say goodbye to long lines at the lift
“Starjack”: new online sales portal for lift tickets features IT expertise from SKIDATA

Apprenticeships with passion at SKIDATA
Apprentices at SKIDATA enjoy comprehensive training that goes far beyond the dual vocational training system.

A year rich in variety at SKIDATA
Stagnation? Unthinkable for us! This past year was full of surprises in many areas and our company convinced with its constant growth.

SKIDATA opens Middle East location in Dubai
With its subsidiary in the United Arab Emirates' largest city, SKIDATA continues its international path of success.

SKIDATA worldwide: A Look into SKIDATA Mexico
Dynamic economic development and great growth potential in Mexico - these are convincing arguments for a new location

SKIDATA's successful start to the ski season
Our engineers provide convenience in ski resorts around the world

Where your vaction begins - Salzburg Airport now in local hands
Where your vaction begins - Salzburg Airport now in local hands

Young professionals with a passion for technology meet SKIDATA as part of Salzburg's Summer-IT-Week
During the Summer-IT-Week from July 25-29, 2016, everything in Salzburg was dedicated to supporting young people.

Four European soccer successes for Austria: SKIDATA equips stadiums in France
Even if the Austrian team did not make it to the finals of the most important European soccer event in 2016, there is still an Austrian success to...

Tulips from Amsterdam for our staff – a successful trade fair and new contracts in The Netherlands
Contracts secured just in time for the Intertraffic infrastructure trade fair

SKIDATA at Austria's largest research event – "Long Night of Research"
Research and innovation for access management of tomorrow

SKIDATA world wide: a look at SKIDATA India
Our Indian success story began in 2007 with their cooperation with local partner Hinditron.

Room for ideas: SKIDATA develops cloud-based solution
Smartphones are turning into keys: SKIDATA is once again doing justice to its role as market leader for access solutions by demonstrating how apps...

After record turnover in 2015, SKIDATA is again on a growth course
With turnover of € 261 million, our company continues its success of previous years: "We are very proud of what we have accomplished in recent years,...

SKIDATA expert services: individualized service for clients around the world
Reliable access solutions are an important factor for success in many companies: and for this reason, sports stadiums, airports and shopping centers...

A reason to celebrate: 60,000th ticketing mechanism unit produced by our partner Digital
“It’s what’s inside that counts” is also true of ticket management: dispensing and inserting tickets only works smoothly with high-quality mechanics...

Innovations in ski tourism: booking solutions, apps and networks
Franz Holzer, Managing Director of SKIDATA, fills us in on future trends in ski tourism Book services on your ski vacation as quickly and easily as...

SKIDATA looks back at a successful year
Achievements big and small for staff and the company Here’s how a good year looks: international growth, innovation for even better access...

SKIDATA cooperations with universities
Successfully combining practice and education Again and again, employees of our company decide to start studying while they work. Our proximity to...

SKIDATA is Salzburg’s Big Player of the Year
The state winner of Austria's Leading Companies (ALC) competition Dynamic and successful: companies that are characterized as such were recently...

For high-quality apprenticeships – training for instructors and apprenticeships
Motivation, time and appreciation are essential for a successful apprenticeship What's the best way to find qualified new employees? Train them...

SKIDATA worldwide: a look at our Dutch subsidiary
General Manager Willem-Jan Balk has been involved since the beginning For more than 20 years we have had a branch in the Dutch city of Barendrecht...

Welcome to SKIDATA: a great start to a new job
Comprehensive employee onboarding program As an innovative leader for access solutions and management our company is constantly growing. One nice...

A very special fan: nine-year-old Jannis
This was one very surprising request for us: nine-year-old Jannis, a skiing enthusiast and SKIDATA fan from Oberfranken, wanted to get to know the...