Senior Database Specialist (m/f/d) based in Munich or London

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

We’re looking for a Senior Database Specialist (m/f/d) at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) in Munich or London. ~crlf~ ~crlf~In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery of database solutions in cloud and on-premise environments. You will be creating solutions and technical designs including documentation in time and quality manner, providing best solutions with Relational and/or Non-Relational Database by following high security standards and compliant regulation for the insurance sector. Being part of an agile team, you will closely collaborate with other product teams as well as support and consult on automated continued integration and continued deployment strategies with respect to the needs of stakeholders e.g. release/change management and milestones, capacity demands of products and projects in alignment with AGCS policies, standards and guidelines including required documentation per operational needs.~crlf~ ~crlf~You will be reporting to the Engineering Manager.

##Develop concepts and solutions for database products in cloud environment (AWS, Azure and Oracle Cloud) and on-premises~crlf~##Manage lifecycle and maintain of relation and/or non-relational databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, MSSQL, MongoDB, MariaDB)~crlf~##Develop and maintain of DB automation capabilities based on CI/CD and Release on Demand methods~crlf~##Steer external service providers based on SLA’s and KPI’s~crlf~##Work as part of an agile delivery team based on SAFe methodology~crlf~##Support and consult products and application with data replicate and event streaming tasks~crlf~

##University Degree preferably in IT, Computer Science, Business Administration or other appropriate discipline or qualified by experience in a related discipline~crlf~##3 to 5 years of experience in managing lifecycle and maintaining of relation and/or non-relational databases~crlf~##Proven working experience in developing concepts and maintaining existing systems on public cloud solution~crlf~##Experience in configuring, developing and consulting application owners~crlf~##Proven experience in implementing DevOps methods and working within an CI/CD based environment~crlf~##Proven knowledge in Relational / Non-Relational Databases PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Oracle, MSSQL and MariaDB~crlf~##Expertise in Cloud Technology like AWS, Azure and Oracle Cloud Infra~crlf~##Expertise in Data Replicate with Qlik Replicate, Event Streaming with Apache Kafka~crlf~##Good Compliance and Information Security knowledge~crlf~##Ability to understand and interpret business needs and associated technical requirements~crlf~##Good communication skills in English as well as good presentation skills with an ability to adapt your communication to the target group~crlf~##Ability to work independently, taking over responsibility and ownership~crlf~##Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills by thinking out of the box~crlf~##Experience in participating in agile projects and tasks in a global environment with multicultural teams~crlf~##Fluency in English is required, fluency in German is 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 www.agcs.allianz.com or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~


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