IT Standards Enterprise Architect based in Munich or London

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

In this role, you will develop and expand IT Enterprise Architecture (knowledge, assets, roadmaps, blueprints) in collaboration with Entreprise Architects from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) and Allianz SE, as well as with the IT Products implementation teams.

In this role, you will…~crlf~##Align and collaborate with the Enterprise Architects including CPO & Lean Portfolio Management in translating Business strategy into IT roadmaps~crlf~##Define, document and evolve AGCS Strategic Architecture roadmap, vision and landscape (incl. interim states)~crlf~##Act as Design Authority for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and within Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty~crlf~##Exchange architectural topics, visions on a regular basis with Allianz Group Architects (e.g. ADOIT Design Authority, IT Steering Board, etc.)~crlf~##Engage in Allianz Group strategic initiatives and dashboard activities (e.g. GITD reporting).~crlf~##Enforce Allianz Group architecture best practices and implementation: seek quicker adoption of Allianz Group IT Standards Portfolio from IT Products ~crlf~##Keep track of AGCS Decommissioning roadmap~crlf~##Comply to IT policies and Audit requirements~crlf~##Strive for a Single Point of Truth for IT landscape definition : ADOIT~crlf~##Adapt and further develop ArchiMate ADOIT model to support AGCS Strategic Enterprise Architecture design~crlf~##Establish and formalize processes with IT Products Technical Directors to maintain/update content in ADOIT regularly~crlf~##Actively contribute to the knowledge sharing among the Architect community, including the Agile ways of working & communicating in a digital environment~crlf~

##Bachelor’s or Master’s preferably in IT, Computer Science or Business or other appropriate discipline or qualified by experience in a related discipline~crlf~##Applied knowledge of IT system landscape and IT Architecture acquired through 3-5 years of experience in IT, Entreprise Architecture or in Project management/Consulting services~crlf~##Expertise in the comprehensive IT system architecture and landscape relevant for an insurance company~crlf~##Experience in large enterprise architecture design as well as Allianz specific market requirement~crlf~##Ability to understand and interpret technical designs of databases, platforms and architecture~crlf~##Proven track record of enterprise architecture methodology (TOGAF certified) would be a plus~crlf~##Knowledge in any EA modelling language (e.g. ArchiMate) would be a plus~crlf~##TOGAF framework certification would be a plus~crlf~##Ability to apply the knowledge of quality measures and perform quality checks, improve the processes by understanding best practices~crlf~##Agile SAFe certification, or any other Agile certification (Scrum Master) or any experience in Agile projects would be a plus~crlf~##Firm with Intranet/knowledge management initiatives~crlf~##Strong communication skills as well as ability to show and display one's thoughts and ideas visually using various tools~crlf~##Ability to prioritize, manage time properly and meet deadlines~crlf~##Ability to facilitate meetings and run trainings to reach a common goal~crlf~##Eye for detail and precision~crlf~##Fluent in English is required, any additional langue would be a plus~crlf~

At Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment with global challenges at the world’s leading P&C insurer. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Did you know Allianz insures more than half of the Fortune Global 500® companies, or that AGCS insures major movie productions, cyber security threats, and that we are the leading specialist in satellite and space insurance?~crlf~ ~crlf~We have offices in 29 countries and with our extensive Allianz and partner network we help customers in more than 160 countries worldwide. ~crlf~ ~crlf~At AGCS UK we are not only impressive for our clients, but also for our employees as we offer the following generous benefits:~crlf~ ~crlf~-Flexible buy/sell holiday options~crlf~-Bupa private medical insurance~crlf~-Generous pension contributions~crlf~-Enhanced paid maternity, paternity, shared parental leave~crlf~-Sabbaticals~crlf~-Flexible working options~crlf~-Subsidized on-site massages~crlf~-Employee stock purchase plan for Allianz shares~crlf~-Education / study sponsorship~crlf~-Global mobility within AGCS and the wider Allianz Group ~crlf~ ~crlf~…and many more individual flexible benefits to choose from. We pride ourselves on our approach to wellbeing and provide regular seminars, activities, and events devoted towards the overall health of our employees.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for talented individuals who are passionate about what they do – come and find out why AGCS is the place for you!

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~

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