Big Data Team Enabler & Process Manager (m/f/d)

Allianz Technology SE

The Allianz Group is one of the largest and most renowned financial services providers in the world, representing an international network of strong brands with first-class products. Above all, we strive for commitment to excellence in our daily business, in our relationships with customers, shareholders, employees and the community. Allianz Group serves more than 92 million customers in more than 70 countries.~crlf~ ~crlf~Within Allianz Group, the Analytics Technology (AT) department as part of Global Technology and Architecture, is responsible for all technology topics relating to advanced analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and modern big data solutions and distributed/scalable computing. The AT team is accountable for establishing a global state-of-the-art Global Data Platform (GDP), as well as for the end-to-end development of scalable analytics assets based on AI and machine learning. We are responsible for assessing new technologies on the market and we establish standards, best practices and architecture blue prints within the Group.~crlf~ ~crlf~The Global Data Platform (GDP) is an internal shared IT service which provides the functionalities and capabilities to support the transformation of Allianz into a data-driven company. The platform team is responsible to provide, operate and evolve these capabilities as services for our customers. Additionally we are managing the cloud infrastructure and the scalable, reliable and fault-tolerant technical services. Following our DevOps philosophy, we strive for continuous improvement of our tool stack by evaluating, contributing to, and integrating state-of-the-art technologies.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for a Team Enabler & Process Manager who is as passionate about our vision as we are. This includes the following responsibilities:

##Manage projects with different levels of complexity on the basis of existing methods, processes and tools~crlf~##Ensure on time, on budget and high quality project deliverables and high customer / stakeholder satisfaction~crlf~##Guide, coach and motivate the team with the goal of increasing productivity~crlf~##Changing the culture of the team towards changes welcome culture based on transparency, trust and high-level collaboration~crlf~##Enable the exploration of different agile approaches~crlf~##Facilitate product backlog refinement, daily standups, retrospectives~crlf~##Coach and mentor team members on best practices (Lean, Kanban, Scrum, DevOps etc. ...)~crlf~##Configure and maintain JIRA and Confluence ~crlf~##Remove blockers~crlf~##Support and educate the colleagues, especially with respect to refining and managing the product backlog~crlf~##Provide a deeper understanding of the team’s reporting~crlf~##Facilitate getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work~crlf~##Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis on healing and problem-solving~crlf~##Build a self-organized team~crlf~##Support the team to improve their technical work by reviewing results and establish lessons learned as well as track the improvement~crlf~

##Assessing the maturity of the team and coaching them to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable~crlf~##He/she observes the team in the cooperation and deduces from it measures, e.g. training and deescalations~crlf~##As a problem solver, He/she eliminates conflicts, assists the team in developing appropriate solution strategies, and keeps an eye on potential future tensions~crlf~##Challenging and improving the operation of the team, improving their performance and capabilities~crlf~##Solid experiences as a Project Manager and/or Scrum Master~crlf~##A can-do attitude, result driven and openness to learning~crlf~##Openness to new ideas and a desire to develop them together~crlf~##Excellent communication skills and experience inside and outside of the teams~crlf~##Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency~crlf~##Experience in coaching and training individuals and teams in agile concepts and practices~crlf~##Strong collaborative problem solver~crlf~##Experience in facilitation, collaboration and soft-skills~crlf~##Scrum Master certification~crlf~##Experience in agile practices using Scrum, Kanban, DevOps~crlf~##An interest in modern management and innovation methods like Management 3.0 or Lean Startup~crlf~##Competence to manage tasks in demanding and unfamiliar situations with problem solving skills based on practice and precedent ~crlf~##Sound and comprehensive communications skills to exchange information ~crlf~

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.

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 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 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.

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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