Product Owner (f/m/d) Private Markets Investment Platform - Private Equity

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 upbeat 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 Product Owner (f/m/d) Private Markets Investment Platform - Private Equity. The position is based in our office in Frankfurt or in Munich.~crlf~~crlf~Technology and data play a crucial role in the success of our business 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 a Product Owner for our global Data & Technology team to support our Alternatives Investment Private Equity Platform. ~crlf~~crlf~We are seeking to recruit an inspiring client-centric Investment or Technology professional with a good understanding of both worlds. She/he will contribute to the efficiency, productivity and success of Allianz Global Investors.

##Product ownership for AllianzGI's Private Equity technology platform and manage relationship with key partners from various Private Markets business lines~crlf~##Business/data analysis for change initiatives for AllianzGI's Alternatives Investment Platform with focus on Private Equity~crlf~##Support projects and new business development activities such as future onboarding of investment products and additional funds onto the Private Markets platforms and ensure that business requirements are covered front-to-back~crlf~##Engage with internal clients and product based teams to ensure their requirements are understood and adequately supported~crlf~##Support solution architects and software engineers to analyse infrastructure requirements and to craft business solutions that support future business growth~crlf~##Driving forward innovation and system harmonization considering non-functional and regulatory requirements as well the future technology architecture~crlf~##Work in international project and change environments, closely with colleagues in Investment, IT and Operations as well as external partners~crlf~

The ideal candidate has an Agile mind-set and is a teammate who is comfortable working in cross-functional teams.~crlf~~crlf~##Passionate about financial markets and interest in data & technology~crlf~##Proven experience in IT business analysis and solution design in an Investment firm or Investment expertise with a technology background and a motivation to develop these skills further~crlf~##A proven track record of financial instruments and ideally private equity investment business processes~crlf~##Experienced in working within an organisation undertaking agile transformation~crlf~##University degree in Math/Science/Engineering/Business Administration/Finance/Computer Science~crlf~##Experience in agile methodologies, solution design and project management~crlf~##Broad understanding of data models and data analytics tools knowledge~crlf~##Ideally experience with cloud-computing and common technology sourcing models~crlf~##Ability to work in a dynamic, very international and culturally critical environment~crlf~##Willingness to travel~crlf~##Excellent communication skills in English~crlf~~crlf~~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 750 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 546 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you 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.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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