Senior Data Engineer - Predictive Analytics, Global Pricing - Chicago

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Our global Predictive Analytics team is seeking an experienced Data Engineer for a newly created role within the Pricing Function. In this role, you will work closely with the Head of Predictive Analytics and other key stakeholders to interrogate data and implement Pipelines across the various LOBs and regions in AGCS to support advanced predictive analytics. We are looking for someone who is willing to get hands on with the company’s data and to develop innovative and structured solutions to bring it together in a way that maximizes its potential. This person will need to collaborate internationally with various stakeholders, both within the Pricing Function and across other AGCS functions.~crlf~~crlf~The Predictive Analytics team is part of the Global Pricing department at AGCS and is responsible for driving the use of Predictive Analytics within Pricing across AGCS globally. You will join an international department located across London, Munich, Bucharest, Chicago and New York.

In this role you will:~crlf~~crlf~##Work within the business to design and implement robust and scalable data pipelines to enhance the capabilities of the Pricing function.~crlf~##Develop an expert knowledge of the company’s IT landscape, data and data systems.~crlf~##Work to bring data from different internal and external data systems into a centralized data lake.~crlf~##Develop new data ingestion processes within our Cloud based platform to ensure that data can be properly leveraged in the future.~crlf~##Optimize fuzzy merge processes between data systems where primary identifiers are missing to release intrinsic value of data.~crlf~##Collaborate with Data Engineers and Predictive Modelers to deliver innovative data solutions.~crlf~##Act as an expert to support the wider Pricing team on data processing and coding best practices.~crlf~##Support the development of reporting dashboard and application development where necessary.~crlf~~crlf~

##You have at least 5 years’ experience working in a Data focused role, ideally in a P&C insurance environment;~crlf~##You are educated to at least BSc level in a numerical field, preferably with a strong focus on Computer Science or Data Engineering, or qualified by experience;~crlf~##Experience in data pipeline/ETL development, cleaning and bringing together multiple sources into a single production warehouse;~crlf~##Strong knowledge of P&C insurance, ideally with some experience working alongside pricing teams;~crlf~##You relish problem solving, analysis and are always willing to dig into data issues;~crlf~##Significant experience in SQL;~crlf~##Understanding of source control methodologies (GIT experience preferred);~crlf~##Understanding of relational database and data warehouse methodologies;~crlf~##Experience using one or more RDBMS tools (e.g., SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle);~crlf~##Data visualization and interpretation;~crlf~##Ideally, you have experience with Python or R, developing with Apache Spark, have experience using cloud based solutions (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP, Snowflake) and with JavaScript or CSS;~crlf~##Hands-on knowledge of the Palantir Foundry platform is a plus;~crlf~##Some understanding of Machine Learning and predictive modelling techniques;~crlf~##You are independent and self-directed and thrive when faced with a new challenge;~crlf~##Able to communicate and work effectively with technical and non-technical team members;~crlf~##You are keen to learn the business and become an expert in the industry;~crlf~##Organized and self-motivated, you are results-oriented and very resourceful; and~crlf~##You are at ease in an international and multicultural context.~crlf~~crlf~

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 www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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