Applied Data Scientist (m/f/d)

Allianz Technology SE
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    BI and Big Data is the core engineering & services unit for all analytical platforms at Allianz Technology SE supporting the transformation of Allianz Group into a digital company for BI and Analytics. As (Senior) Big Data Engineer / Developer, you will develop and operate the Big Data Platform and global scale out – drawing on your deep subject matter expertise gained at significant organizations with a global footprint. Besides your hands-on industry experience in building enterprise-grade big data systems, you shall have experience in developing scalable applications with Spark. First expertise in operational processes, and a DevOps stance on building and running distributed systems completes your profile. Your engineering contributions and architectural decisions will be key to the success of the highly dynamic, international and rapidly growing team of big data engineers, developers, architects and project managers.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Apply and integrate statistical, mathematical, predictive modeling and business analysis skills to manage and manipulate complex high volume data from a variety of sources~crlf~##Support testing and training activities and generate users documentation~crlf~##Responsible for the end-to-end process of analytical solutioning, business engagement, conceptualization, technical specification, model development and operational deployment~crlf~##Develop data science solutions in interdisciplinary and intercultural teams focused on delivering competitive advantages, superior insights and operating efficiencies (global delivery model)~crlf~##Continually create innovations in both analytic algorithms/methodologies and business improvements that bring business impact. Evaluate and propose new tools and technologies to meet the needs of the global organization (Allianz Group).~crlf~##Business requirements elicitation, data acquisition and audit with international stakeholders from different lines of business and from various regions across the globe.~crlf~##3rd-Level-Support (DevOps) for business-critical applications and use cases. Conduct PoCs and demos.

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##Master’s degree in a quantitative/mathematical discipline.~crlf~##At least 3 years developing quantitative models and data analysis, with depth in a practice area in applied statistics / mathematics, artificial intelligence or big data domains. Experience in working with both structured and unstructured data required.~crlf~##Knowledge and hands-on experience in statistical modelling, optimization and computational algorithms in the machine learning domain. It will be necessary to use these analytical techniques to solve business problems, educate stakeholders and to demonstrate analytics leadership~crlf~##Excellent experience and proficiency in R and Python. Solid software development experience with proficiency in object-oriented programming, version control, and continuous integration, using tools such as Git and Jira. Familiarity with the Hadoop ecosystem is desirable.~crlf~##Business fluency in written and spoken English; German knowledge is a plus.~crlf~##Ability to carry out tasks independently in non-standardized (ever-changing) work situations~crlf~##Problem solving skills based on practice and precedent as well as ability to analyze factual information

  • Additional Information

    Diversity & Inclusion are not only words to us. Show us what makes you unique and together we give them a meaning.~crlf~Your CV is the necessary document, that will help us do that. All other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.

  • About Allianz

    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 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 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~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology SE employees around the globe have committed themselves. Allianz Technology SE equips the Group with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology SE , innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

    We are interested in your strengths and experience. This means that we welcome all applications, irrespective of other characteristics such as gender, ethnic background, origin or any disability.~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

BI and Big Data is the core engineering & services unit for all analytical platforms at Allianz Technology SE supporting the transformation of Allianz Group into a digital company for BI and Analytics. As (Senior) Big Data Engineer / Developer, you will develop and operate the Big Data Platform and global scale out – drawing on your deep subject matter expertise gained at significant organizations with a global footprint. Besides your hands-on industry experience in building enterprise-grade big data systems, you shall have experience in developing scalable applications with Spark. First expertise in operational processes, and a DevOps stance on building and running distributed systems completes your profile. Your engineering contributions and architectural decisions will be key to the success of the highly dynamic, international and rapidly growing team of big data engineers, developers, architects and project managers.

Key Responsibilities

##Apply and integrate statistical, mathematical, predictive modeling and business analysis skills to manage and manipulate complex high volume data from a variety of sources~crlf~##Support testing and training activities and generate users documentation~crlf~##Responsible for the end-to-end process of analytical solutioning, business engagement, conceptualization, technical specification, model development and operational deployment~crlf~##Develop data science solutions in interdisciplinary and intercultural teams focused on delivering competitive advantages, superior insights and operating efficiencies (global delivery model)~crlf~##Continually create innovations in both analytic algorithms/methodologies and business improvements that bring business impact. Evaluate and propose new tools and technologies to meet the needs of the global organization (Allianz Group).~crlf~##Business requirements elicitation, data acquisition and audit with international stakeholders from different lines of business and from various regions across the globe.~crlf~##3rd-Level-Support (DevOps) for business-critical applications and use cases. Conduct PoCs and demos.

Key Requirements/ Skills

##Master’s degree in a quantitative/mathematical discipline.~crlf~##At least 3 years developing quantitative models and data analysis, with depth in a practice area in applied statistics / mathematics, artificial intelligence or big data domains. Experience in working with both structured and unstructured data required.~crlf~##Knowledge and hands-on experience in statistical modelling, optimization and computational algorithms in the machine learning domain. It will be necessary to use these analytical techniques to solve business problems, educate stakeholders and to demonstrate analytics leadership~crlf~##Excellent experience and proficiency in R and Python. Solid software development experience with proficiency in object-oriented programming, version control, and continuous integration, using tools such as Git and Jira. Familiarity with the Hadoop ecosystem is desirable.~crlf~##Business fluency in written and spoken English; German knowledge is a plus.~crlf~##Ability to carry out tasks independently in non-standardized (ever-changing) work situations~crlf~##Problem solving skills based on practice and precedent as well as ability to analyze factual information

Additional Information

Diversity & Inclusion are not only words to us. Show us what makes you unique and together we give them a meaning.~crlf~Your CV is the necessary document, that will help us do that. All other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.

About Allianz

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 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 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~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology SE employees around the globe have committed themselves. Allianz Technology SE equips the Group with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology SE , innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

We are interested in your strengths and experience. This means that we welcome all applications, irrespective of other characteristics such as gender, ethnic background, origin or any disability.~crlf~~crlf~


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