Welcome to the world of DESKO

30 years of innovative scanning technology from Bayreuth for the whole world

From the world's largest airport in Atlanta to the European Central Bank and Bayreuth City Hall: more than 250,000 DESKO special scanners are in daily use around the globe, ensuring your security by identifying forged ID documents.

We develop these technologically sophisticated hardware and software solutions for reading and authenticating ID documents, magnetic stripe and chip cards in Bayreuth. These products are manufactured in our own production facilities or in cooperation with regional partners.

Our portfolio is as versatile as the wishes of our customers. We can react flexibly to the most diverse requirements and developments and adapt our devices quickly. This ability makes us a valued partner at airports, banks, government agencies and many more.

As a family-run company, we stand for uncompromising quality "Invented in Bayreuth, made in Germany".


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What does career at DESKO mean?

We rely on teamwork and work exclusively in permanent employment relationships. Our employees appreciate the flexible working hours, flat hierarchies and the open ear of the management and team leaders. As a reliable employer, we strive for long-term cooperation, for which we create a basis of trust here in the company. Because for us, the satisfaction of the entire workforce is the key to our common path into the future.

We are always looking for new employees to join us on our path to more innovation for our customers. You are curious, love progress and want to develop yourself further? Join our team!

You can look forward to a reliable employer who offers attractive benefits and a team that is dedicated and committed to its work. What are you waiting for? We are looking forward to your application!


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We are internationally on the road ...

  • DESKO is a family-run medium-sized company based in Bayreuth.
  • We maintain subsidiaries in Singapore and in the USA.
  • DESKO special scanners are installed in more than 85 countries.
  • Over 250,000 of our devices are in daily use worldwide.

... and at home in Bayreuth!

Our products are internal developments manufactured in-house or together with regional partners. We collaborate with science and research to expand our technical know-how, develop leading technologies and create innovative solutions for our customers.


Modern workplaces

  • New, bright office building with automatic ventilation system and filters of the latest standard
  • Spacious, fully air-conditioned offices
  • Ergonomic workstations with height-adjustable desk
  • Fully equipped kitchen with plenty of space for team lunches together
  • Free parking directly on the company premises (incl. charging stations for e-cars)
  • At DESKO, the doors of the management and the team leaders are always open

Attractive conditions

Attractive salary

39-hour working week

Flextime without core working hours

Flexible offers for home office

Vacation pay

Christmas bonus

Capital-forming benefits

Company pension plan

Company health management

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Job bike

Company doctor

30 days vacation

Personal time-outs

Possibilities for further training

Flat hierarchies - we are not a corporation

Corporate events

Cold and hot drinks free

Outdoor seating for a sunny lunch break

Free parking on the company premises


You have further questions about working and career at DESKO? No problem, we are happy to answer them here:

Our business fields

Access control

DESKO scanners read data, give immediate feedback and allow or deny access.

Personal data capture

The digital capture and processing of data from identification documents is the core competence of DESKO.

Identity checks

Our scanners are used to check IDs, identify forgeries and prevent crime.


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Sales Manager Eastern and Northern Europe (m/f/d), Home Office possible

We need support for our regional sales team in Europe!

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