IT Trainee Program

As the IT service provider for the Allianz Group, Allianz Technology contributes to the development, operation, optimization, transformation, and innovation of infrastructure, applications, and services. Together with our customers, we lead IT for Allianz and shape the IT agenda of the Group, now and in the future.

Employing over 13,000 professionals across 22 countries globally, we collaborate with other Allianz entities and leading the way in the digitalization of the financial services industry.

Over the course of 18 months, this program offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the cutting-edge realm of Allianz Technology. Guided by a personal mentor, you'll have the chance to tailor your learning experience, laying the foundation for a successful and rewarding career in the ever-evolving field of IT.

A Journey of Diverse Experiences

From day one, an experienced Allianz manager will accompany you on your way as a mentor. Together, you will determine the individual focus and stages of your tenure as an IT trainee.

You'll be entrusted with significant responsibilities, gaining exposure to managerial challenges while serving as an assistant to a manager. This role will involve actively contributing to both strategic and operational decision-making processes.

An international placement will give you unique perspectives into the global collaboration at Allianz Technology, paving the way for a diverse range of developmental opportunities.

What We Offer

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    Individual Career Planning & Support

    We accompany you on your path to success, whether you are a project manager, a future manager, or a technical expert. From day one, an experienced Allianz manager will accompany you on your way as a mentor.

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    Hybrid Work & International Experience

    Our IT trainee program is tailored to your individual interests. We offer a hybrid working model that balances face-to-face and mobile working, including up to 25 working days abroad per year.

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    Diverse Training & Community

    Throughout the program, you can enhance your skills through a diverse array of internal and external training opportunities. Engage in the dynamic IT trainee network, where you can bring your unique perspective, collaborate with like-minded individuals, and work towards achieving both personal and professional milestones.

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    What you should bring

    As an IT trainee, you drive topics forward and take on responsibility. Therefore, you should already have practical experience, personal skills, and a strong academic background.

  • Your experiences

    • As an IT trainee, you will contribute your own ideas, learn from mistakes, and manage your initial projects at various stages
    • You'll also immerse yourself in the agile environment, taking charge as an agile master for the agile team or serving as a product owner with a technical focus.
    • Having an in-depth understanding of at least one database technology and one programming language is advantageous.
  • Your Profile

    • As an IT trainee at Allianz, you have the chance to think outside the box and drive innovation.
    • To be successful, you should be able to familiarize yourself quickly with new technologies and promote team spirit.
    • You should have completed your studies with strong academic achievements in fields such as (business) computer science, mathematics, business administration (with a major in IT), or a closely related field of study.
    • To ensure smooth communication in all situations, we also expect you to have a very good command of German and English.

Current Vacancies for the IT Trainee Program

For the freedom to set your own focus.

Insights from Luise

Interested in exploring the life of an IT trainee at Allianz? Watch Luise as she shares her exciting journey within the Allianz IT Trainee Program:

Application Process

You can start the IT trainee program flexibly throughout the year. We recommend that you apply 1-2 months before your desired start date.

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    1. Application

    You can apply online with your complete application documents via our Global Job Market for the IT trainee program. We will then confirm receipt of your application by e-mail.

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    2. Document Review

    Once received, we'll evaluate your application against the criteria set for prospective trainees.

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    3. Telephone Contact

    Expect an initial phone conversation where you can ask questions and receive additional information. This is also when we schedule your personal interview.

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    4. Online Test

    Following our telephone conversation, we'll email you an online test to evaluate your cognitive abilities through an external provider.

  • 5. Interview

    During the interview (in-person or virtually), where we aim to understand you personally and evaluate your professional and social skills.

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    6. Selection

    Following your interview, we'll promptly notify you of your status to commence as an IT trainee with us.

  • "Your opportunity to digitize the insurance industry." - Our IT trainee program

    Global, diverse, open, and innovative - these are the associations our trainees have with Allianz in Germany. In an interview, we spoke with Anna-Lena and Thomas about their experiences during the IT trainee program.


Get in touch with us!

If you have additional inquiries, please reach out to Monika Mantei.

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    Monika Mantei

    IT Trainee Program, Allianz Technology


Application Tips

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