Network Engineer (Network Deployment and Automation) (m/f/d)

Allianz Technology SE
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    The Allianz Global Network (AGN) division is designing, engineering, implementing and operating the local, regional and global network and network security infrastructures and services, including the networks in the global data centers and Cloud environments of Allianz Group.~crlf~Together with market leading partner companies and vendors, the AGN teams deliver stable and reliable services in all areas of networking, network security, voice and video, web conferencing and more, using a large diversity of technology and cutting-edge network solutions.~crlf~ ~crlf~The Network Engineer (Network Deployment and Automation) as part of the global Network Engineering team cares for the design, deployment and operations of Software-defined network topologies, architectures, and services for our Allianz business entities around the world, driving innovation through automation.~crlf~Together with all AGN teams around the globe, the Network Engineer will push network platforms and protocols to their limits and evolve it to a new architecture where software driven networks replace the model of traditional network configuration. Engineers of this team deliver cost effective solutions capable of meeting the Allianz requirements for capacity, availability, or performance. Key is maintaining the quality and reliability in the face of constant change, while developing innovative ways to improve and evolve the global networks.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Define, implement and maintain the IT architecture target picture to accelerate Allianz' future strategy and opportunities~crlf~##Conduct IT market research, provide proposals and prototypes, support and consult customers~crlf~##Work with management, customers and adjacent teams to build state of the art solutions, incorporate new technologies, algorithms and innovations, including testing and documentation activities and providing support to the teams that will deploy and operate these solutions.~crlf~##Continuous improvement and enhancement of existing technical solutions, deployment and maintenance of appropriate management, administration, monitoring, logging, reporting, backup and recovery systems.~crlf~##Design, implementation and maintenance of automation and orchestration solutions for all levels of network infrastructure.~crlf~##Work closely with other teams on operational escalations and support of network infrastructure, troubleshoot complex problems and develop innovative solutions.~crlf~##Planning, communicating and executing projects according to budget and governance in alignment with global enterprise strategy and business requirements.

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##Higher education degree in IT or comparable technical education~crlf~##Expertise with technologies across all layers and knowledge of programming languages~crlf~##Knowledge of relevant products, services, platforms and components~crlf~##Applying analytical thinking, moderation and presentation skills~crlf~##In-depth practical experience in the application of enterprise-level network Technology, including device configuration and troubleshooting as well as virtualized, Software-defined and Cloud network environments~crlf~##Ability to work fully independent and solve complex problems or situations based on multiple sources of information~crlf~##Capability to take up responsibility and be accountable for a project or a team

  • 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 Global Network (AGN) division is designing, engineering, implementing and operating the local, regional and global network and network security infrastructures and services, including the networks in the global data centers and Cloud environments of Allianz Group.~crlf~Together with market leading partner companies and vendors, the AGN teams deliver stable and reliable services in all areas of networking, network security, voice and video, web conferencing and more, using a large diversity of technology and cutting-edge network solutions.~crlf~ ~crlf~The Network Engineer (Network Deployment and Automation) as part of the global Network Engineering team cares for the design, deployment and operations of Software-defined network topologies, architectures, and services for our Allianz business entities around the world, driving innovation through automation.~crlf~Together with all AGN teams around the globe, the Network Engineer will push network platforms and protocols to their limits and evolve it to a new architecture where software driven networks replace the model of traditional network configuration. Engineers of this team deliver cost effective solutions capable of meeting the Allianz requirements for capacity, availability, or performance. Key is maintaining the quality and reliability in the face of constant change, while developing innovative ways to improve and evolve the global networks.

Key Responsibilities

##Define, implement and maintain the IT architecture target picture to accelerate Allianz' future strategy and opportunities~crlf~##Conduct IT market research, provide proposals and prototypes, support and consult customers~crlf~##Work with management, customers and adjacent teams to build state of the art solutions, incorporate new technologies, algorithms and innovations, including testing and documentation activities and providing support to the teams that will deploy and operate these solutions.~crlf~##Continuous improvement and enhancement of existing technical solutions, deployment and maintenance of appropriate management, administration, monitoring, logging, reporting, backup and recovery systems.~crlf~##Design, implementation and maintenance of automation and orchestration solutions for all levels of network infrastructure.~crlf~##Work closely with other teams on operational escalations and support of network infrastructure, troubleshoot complex problems and develop innovative solutions.~crlf~##Planning, communicating and executing projects according to budget and governance in alignment with global enterprise strategy and business requirements.

Key Requirements/ Skills

##Higher education degree in IT or comparable technical education~crlf~##Expertise with technologies across all layers and knowledge of programming languages~crlf~##Knowledge of relevant products, services, platforms and components~crlf~##Applying analytical thinking, moderation and presentation skills~crlf~##In-depth practical experience in the application of enterprise-level network Technology, including device configuration and troubleshooting as well as virtualized, Software-defined and Cloud network environments~crlf~##Ability to work fully independent and solve complex problems or situations based on multiple sources of information~crlf~##Capability to take up responsibility and be accountable for a project or a team

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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