Investment Engineer (f/m/d)

Allianz Global Investors

At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment, you’re resolved to cultivate and expand your talents and you believe in always putting the customer first, then join us now!~crlf~~crlf~We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. We will work with you to craft your own career, develop your personal growth, and align your achievements with your ambitions.~crlf~~crlf~We are searching for you ! We are currently hiring a forward-thinking and results-oriented Investment Engineer (f/m/d). This position is based in our office in Frankfurt.~crlf~~crlf~Technology and Engineering play a crucial role in the success of our investment solutions at Allianz Global Investors. We are executing a series of global change initiatives to boost our investment technology platforms and empower our investment teams. In this context, we are looking for an Investment Engineer for our new Investment Engineering Team to help build together a brand-new data and analytics platform for the Multi Asset Team. ~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for candidates who are driven, possess strong problem-solving and analytical skills and exhibit excellent communication skills. Successful candidates have a solid understanding of software engineering practices, technology infrastructure and investment business processes. We seek candidates with experience in crafting and implementing cloud services, eager to or have worked in international and multidisciplinary teams and can apply an entrepreneurial approach to problem-solving and product development. Successful candidates will supply directly the efficiency, productivity and success of our Multi Asset capabilities and such of Allianz GI.

##Craft, implement and maintain a new Multi Asset Investment platform~crlf~##Work closely with Investment professionals, data and technology teams, to understand their challenges and short-term and strategic goals in terms of business growth~crlf~##Understand and gain business and data requirements front-to-back from Investment and Portfolio Management teams~crlf~##Design, develop and deliver efficient technology solutions to address functional investment needs and empower investment products~crlf~##Design and deliver efficient technology solutions incorporating non-functional and regulatory requirements in close collaboration with respective support units and teams~crlf~##Be an active contributor in further developing our investment processes and data and cloud strategies~crlf~##Stay updated on the state of the art and new technologies in the market, that could improve the efficiency of our platform~crlf~~crlf~

The ideal candidate has an agile mind-set and is a teammate who is comfortable working in cross-functional multidisciplinary teams.~crlf~~crlf~Required:~crlf~##Strong analytical background and passion about financial markets~crlf~##Work experience in the financial industry~crlf~##University degree in a quantitive field (Computer Science/Math/Science/Engineering) and/or related work experience~crlf~##First experience with professional software development using several programming paradigms and languages (OOP, Functional, Concurrent, TDD, DDD, etc.)~crlf~##Shown experience with software design patterns and concepts (design patterns, SOC, DRY, etc.)~crlf~##Familiarity with software architecture paradigms (N-Tier, SOA, microservices, Event-driven, etc.)~crlf~##Validated experience with SDLC tooling and processes~crlf~##First experience with different types of data management systems (Relational, NoSQL, KV, Object-based, etc.)~crlf~##Experienced in relational modelling and SQL~crlf~##Confirmed ability to convert ideas and concepts into robust software, Proficiency in Python, Java, C#, MATLAB or an equivalent language strongly desired~crlf~##Agile mentality and ability to work in a dynamic, very international and culturally sensitive environment~crlf~##An entrepreneurial approach and commitment to problem-solving and product development growing in a team environment~crlf~##Excellent communication skills in English, including the ability to clearly articulate complex financial and mathematical concepts to both technical and business audiences globally~crlf~~crlf~Preferred:~crlf~##Additional German language skills would be advantageous~crlf~##Experience with data science skills (Data wrangling, machine learning, data analysis, etc.)~crlf~

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 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 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~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 Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 770 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 535 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~

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