Senior IT Specialist based in Munich, London or Chicago

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

We’re looking for a Senior IT Specialist (m/f/d) at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) based in Munich, London or Chicago.~crlf~ ~crlf~In this role, you will work full time on systems and applications within the Insurance Product and Pricing domain. You will embrace agile working with minimal supervision to carry out tasks in the lifecycle of software applications: analysis, development, testing and support. Your main focuses will be on the analysis, design and implementation of new features and supporting system's availability, development, debugging, maintenance, upgrading and support of packaged software applications developed in AGCS and provided by our suppliers. You will work with product owners, architects and users to design and develop features and enhancements that improve our users' experience. You will be reporting to the Technical Director.

##Work within our agile set up to both develop software in an efficient manner. You will work with, train and coach others~crlf~##Assess system capabilities and undertake actions to improve system stability, including cloud infrastructure running~crlf~##Support applications in our landscape, providing L3 expertise for global service desk and our users, respond to incidents within SLA timeframes~crlf~##Support system owners with all audit and security topics~crlf~##Actively work towards efficient deliveries; Advance the team towards Test Driven approaches and automations~crlf~##Actively mentor and train team within areas of expertise and coach the team through in their learning journey~crlf~

##Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in related field such as IT, Computer Science, Exact Sciences or similar~crlf~##Several years of working experience in a large scale system environment~crlf~##Proven experience and excellent skills in Java along with a good knowledge of python ~crlf~##Experience in working with relational and / or non-relational databases (e.g. PostgRes, MongoDB) in a practical application environment~crlf~##Awareness and knowledge of writing applications for cloud technologies and container environments: AWS, OpenShift, Google Cloud, Azure~crlf~##Proven experience with data management technologies, modelling and analysis as well as working with BI solutions~crlf~##Ability to embrace agile working and work in a complex and international matrix organization with multicultural teams~crlf~##Great communication skills verbally and in written~crlf~##Fluent English is required; any other language would be beneficial~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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