Big Data Solution Engineer (m/f/d)

Allianz Technology SE
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    The Allianz Group is one of the largest insurance companies and financial institutions in the world, with over 140,000 employees worldwide and a revenue exceeding €122B in 2016. Within Allianz, the Advanced Business Analytics unit (ABA), as part of Group Digital Transformation, is responsible for all topics concerning advanced analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and modern technologies related to big data and distributed/scalable computing, at the global level.~crlf~ ~crlf~The Advanced Business Analytics team (ABA) drives with AI and data analytics the Single Digital Agenda of the Allianz Group worldwide. Our mission is to transform insurance processes and to generate data-driven impact with the help of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other data technologies. To empower the Allianz Group, we have three main supporting pillars: the Data Science Platform, the Data Lab and the Competence Centre.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Define, implement and maintain the IT architecture target picture to accelerate Allianz' future strategy and opportunities~crlf~##Assess the compatibility and integration of products and services proposed as standards in order to ensure an integrated architecture across interdependent technologies within Allianz Technology~crlf~##Build and maintain the reusable software components that power all our products~crlf~##Design the solutions of the complete use-case pipelines, from data ingestion to data processing, software deployment and feedback loop~crlf~##Understand and explain advantages and disadvantages of the proposed solutions to internal and external stakeholders~crlf~##Contribute to improve the Allianz Big Data software stack and define the final production environment~crlf~##Keep up with trends and evolving technology in the big data and analytics world

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##Bachelor (BSc), Master (MSc) or equivalent experience in a technical field (for example, Computer Science, Engineering...)~crlf~##Experience with distributed computing, in-memory processing, resource management (Mesos, Nomad, Kubernetes...)~crlf~##Knowledge of data store technologies and fundamentals, both relational and NoSQL~crlf~##Being able to manage security topics in an enterprise environment (LDAP/AD, Kerberos, encryption...)~crlf~##Expertise in at least one of the following programming languages: Python, Java, Scala, Go.~crlf~##Capability of result oriented communication with people from different departments with different skill sets~crlf~##Willing to work in an international team~crlf~##Firm knowledge of basic networking concepts (OSI Layers, VPN, Tunneling) and protocols~crlf~##Solid understanding of hypervisor, provisioning, configuration and deployment technologies, (KVM, Vagrant, Puppet, Docker...)~crlf~##Hands-on experience with cloud technologies, principles (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and capabilities~crlf~##Competence to manage tasks in demanding and unfamiliar situations with problem solving skills based on practice and precedent~crlf~##Ability to cooperate efficiently with clients and different departments as well as willingness to support new team members

  • 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

The Allianz Group is one of the largest insurance companies and financial institutions in the world, with over 140,000 employees worldwide and a revenue exceeding €122B in 2016. Within Allianz, the Advanced Business Analytics unit (ABA), as part of Group Digital Transformation, is responsible for all topics concerning advanced analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and modern technologies related to big data and distributed/scalable computing, at the global level.~crlf~ ~crlf~The Advanced Business Analytics team (ABA) drives with AI and data analytics the Single Digital Agenda of the Allianz Group worldwide. Our mission is to transform insurance processes and to generate data-driven impact with the help of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and other data technologies. To empower the Allianz Group, we have three main supporting pillars: the Data Science Platform, the Data Lab and the Competence Centre.

Key Responsibilities

##Define, implement and maintain the IT architecture target picture to accelerate Allianz' future strategy and opportunities~crlf~##Assess the compatibility and integration of products and services proposed as standards in order to ensure an integrated architecture across interdependent technologies within Allianz Technology~crlf~##Build and maintain the reusable software components that power all our products~crlf~##Design the solutions of the complete use-case pipelines, from data ingestion to data processing, software deployment and feedback loop~crlf~##Understand and explain advantages and disadvantages of the proposed solutions to internal and external stakeholders~crlf~##Contribute to improve the Allianz Big Data software stack and define the final production environment~crlf~##Keep up with trends and evolving technology in the big data and analytics world

Key Requirements/ Skills

##Bachelor (BSc), Master (MSc) or equivalent experience in a technical field (for example, Computer Science, Engineering...)~crlf~##Experience with distributed computing, in-memory processing, resource management (Mesos, Nomad, Kubernetes...)~crlf~##Knowledge of data store technologies and fundamentals, both relational and NoSQL~crlf~##Being able to manage security topics in an enterprise environment (LDAP/AD, Kerberos, encryption...)~crlf~##Expertise in at least one of the following programming languages: Python, Java, Scala, Go.~crlf~##Capability of result oriented communication with people from different departments with different skill sets~crlf~##Willing to work in an international team~crlf~##Firm knowledge of basic networking concepts (OSI Layers, VPN, Tunneling) and protocols~crlf~##Solid understanding of hypervisor, provisioning, configuration and deployment technologies, (KVM, Vagrant, Puppet, Docker...)~crlf~##Hands-on experience with cloud technologies, principles (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and capabilities~crlf~##Competence to manage tasks in demanding and unfamiliar situations with problem solving skills based on practice and precedent~crlf~##Ability to cooperate efficiently with clients and different departments as well as willingness to support new team members

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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