Solution Architect - API & Services

Allianz Asia Pacific
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    Responsible for the software design, development & implementation of the Engagement & Smart Process layers of the technology platform for digital insurance products~crlf~~crlf~Liaise with external vendors, and internal stake holders to ensure that the design and architecture adheres to Regional and Group standards

  • Key Responsibilities

    •~crlf~Collaborate with Project Managers, Regional Enterprise Architects, Regional Solution Architects, Solution Architects, BAs and technical teams, external parties & vendors to provide estimates, develop overall implementation solution plans, and implement the installation, customization, and integration efforts for proposed solutions.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Provide expertise to identify and translate system requirements into technical design documentation and act as visionary and strategist for solution development areas.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Explain the solution design to the BA’s, Developers and Testers and assist key stakeholders with system development activities.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Identifying opportunities and ensuring fit to enterprise architecture and standards, and managing any architecture issues or exemptions required.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Ensure the architecture of new systems and solutions meet quality standards and procedures.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Ensure the architecture is suitable for operations, deployment and sustainability~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Design, develop and maintain APIs, microservices, integration logic to support the business and technical requirements

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    •~crlf~At least 12 years of experience in IT industry, minimum of 8 years in software development role and minimum of 3 years in architect role designing and development software solutions for large online environments~crlf~•~crlf~Strong problem solving skills, with a delivery focus~crlf~•~crlf~Proven experience and knowledge in design patterns and enterprise integration patterns~crlf~•~crlf~Proven expertise design and developing large scale web based applications and APIs~crlf~•~crlf~Hands-on experience with at least 2 programming languages and at least 1 relational database~crlf~•~crlf~Hands-on experience with OpenShift, Kubernates, Docker, Cloud Foundry is a big plus~crlf~•~crlf~Strong skills and understanding of application, database, infrastructure technologies and related enabling technologies. Proven expertise to use these skills and knowledge to deliver robust end-to-end solutions~crlf~•~crlf~Hands-on experience with DevOps and fully automated CI/CD pipelines~crlf~•~crlf~Knowledge of Cloud platforms~crlf~•~crlf~Experience integrating with insurance core systems is a plus~crlf~•~crlf~Insurance industry domain knowledge is a plus~crlf~•~crlf~Experience in coaching junior developers is a plus~crlf~•~crlf~Strong communication skills & ability to interact with business and IT teams effectively~crlf~•~crlf~Must be able to travel around 60% for 2019. Post 2019, about 20% travel expected

  • Additional Information

    “Note to Recruitment Agencies ~crlf~~crlf~In sourcing for candidates, Allianz works only with selected recruitment agencies expressly engaged under written agreements and specifically mandated for particular roles by the Allianz HR team. ~crlf~~crlf~Allianz shall not pay or be obliged or liable to pay any recruitment fees of any kind to any recruitment agency where candidate CVs are submitted to Allianz by such recruitment agency on an unsolicited or speculative basis. Notwithstanding the above, in the event that any recruitment agency submits any candidate CVs on an unsolicited or speculative basis, Allianz reserves all rights to directly contact any candidate to which such CVs relate without any obligation or liability whatsoever to the recruitment agency concerned (including without limitation any obligation or liability to pay any recruitment fees of any kind).”

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Insurance Management Asia Pacific Pte Ltd seeks a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our organization as:

    Submit your application at: http://www.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

Responsible for the software design, development & implementation of the Engagement & Smart Process layers of the technology platform for digital insurance products~crlf~~crlf~Liaise with external vendors, and internal stake holders to ensure that the design and architecture adheres to Regional and Group standards

Key Responsibilities

•~crlf~Collaborate with Project Managers, Regional Enterprise Architects, Regional Solution Architects, Solution Architects, BAs and technical teams, external parties & vendors to provide estimates, develop overall implementation solution plans, and implement the installation, customization, and integration efforts for proposed solutions.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Provide expertise to identify and translate system requirements into technical design documentation and act as visionary and strategist for solution development areas.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Explain the solution design to the BA’s, Developers and Testers and assist key stakeholders with system development activities.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Identifying opportunities and ensuring fit to enterprise architecture and standards, and managing any architecture issues or exemptions required.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Ensure the architecture of new systems and solutions meet quality standards and procedures.~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Ensure the architecture is suitable for operations, deployment and sustainability~crlf~~crlf~•~crlf~Design, develop and maintain APIs, microservices, integration logic to support the business and technical requirements

Key Requirements/ Skills

•~crlf~At least 12 years of experience in IT industry, minimum of 8 years in software development role and minimum of 3 years in architect role designing and development software solutions for large online environments~crlf~•~crlf~Strong problem solving skills, with a delivery focus~crlf~•~crlf~Proven experience and knowledge in design patterns and enterprise integration patterns~crlf~•~crlf~Proven expertise design and developing large scale web based applications and APIs~crlf~•~crlf~Hands-on experience with at least 2 programming languages and at least 1 relational database~crlf~•~crlf~Hands-on experience with OpenShift, Kubernates, Docker, Cloud Foundry is a big plus~crlf~•~crlf~Strong skills and understanding of application, database, infrastructure technologies and related enabling technologies. Proven expertise to use these skills and knowledge to deliver robust end-to-end solutions~crlf~•~crlf~Hands-on experience with DevOps and fully automated CI/CD pipelines~crlf~•~crlf~Knowledge of Cloud platforms~crlf~•~crlf~Experience integrating with insurance core systems is a plus~crlf~•~crlf~Insurance industry domain knowledge is a plus~crlf~•~crlf~Experience in coaching junior developers is a plus~crlf~•~crlf~Strong communication skills & ability to interact with business and IT teams effectively~crlf~•~crlf~Must be able to travel around 60% for 2019. Post 2019, about 20% travel expected

Additional Information

“Note to Recruitment Agencies ~crlf~~crlf~In sourcing for candidates, Allianz works only with selected recruitment agencies expressly engaged under written agreements and specifically mandated for particular roles by the Allianz HR team. ~crlf~~crlf~Allianz shall not pay or be obliged or liable to pay any recruitment fees of any kind to any recruitment agency where candidate CVs are submitted to Allianz by such recruitment agency on an unsolicited or speculative basis. Notwithstanding the above, in the event that any recruitment agency submits any candidate CVs on an unsolicited or speculative basis, Allianz reserves all rights to directly contact any candidate to which such CVs relate without any obligation or liability whatsoever to the recruitment agency concerned (including without limitation any obligation or liability to pay any recruitment fees of any kind).”

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Insurance Management Asia Pacific Pte Ltd seeks a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our organization as:

Submit your application at: http://www.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~


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