Project Manager (m/f/d) – DC LAN in Munich & Frankfurt

Allianz Technology SE
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    The department AGN Service Management is responsible for design, engineering, implementation and operations of global network and network security services in scope of Allianz Global Network (AGN) as well as global data centers of Allianz Group. Together with a group of selected partner companies and vendors, the department delivers stable and reliable services in the areas of networking, network security, voice and video, web conferencing as well as any type of network infrastructure. Project Manager (DC LAN) as part of Network Engineering unit cares for evolving DC LAN within strategic Data Centers. This comprises amongst others responsibilities listed below.

  • Key Responsibilities

    ##Ensure operational stability and service quality of required solutions, also by means of on-call services, project work~crlf~##Guidance of the operations and support teams and support of products and solutions pertaining to DC LAN, in close collaboration with the hardware and software vendors~crlf~##Involvement into problem and crisis management and support of change and service request~crlf~##Cooperation with and supervision of Allianz Technology strategic partners and vendors in the areas of DC LAN, data centers and security, escalation engineering and contact management towards the partners, customers and other Allianz Technology unitsInvolvement in and support of the Allianz IT Transformation (ITTP) programs and assistance of Allianz Technology and Allianz customers and clients during service delivery~crlf~##Continuous improvement and enhancement of existing solutions processes~crlf~##Coordination between different team from IF , ensuring meeting timelines, Milestone planning and tracking of progress. ~crlf~##Documentation of all deliverables, solutions, systems, infrastructure, processes and procedures as well as development of new concepts, architectures and solutions~crlf~##Technical understanding of Data Center topics, including Infrastructure.~crlf~Further responsibilities:~crlf~##Market observation of all relevant technologies and products in the network area, in particular for data centers~crlf~##Team working with network security engineers and administrators of Allianz Technology and Allianz entities and subsidiaries

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##Qualification, certification and experiences: ~crlf~##University degree in computer engineering or information technology ~crlf~##Clear understanding of Data Center Networking, Automation and SDN ~crlf~##Proficiency and professional skills of technologies, products, hard- and software of Network and Network Security, such as Routers, Switches, Load Balancers, Firewalls, VPN, Remote Access, PKI and Certificate Authorities, Endpoint Protection and Access Control, in particular from vendors Cisco, Check Point, Symantec, EMC/RSA, ~crlf~##Considerable practical skills and experience in development and documentation of project plans, proficiency in working with Microsoft Project ~crlf~##Readiness to handle high work peaks~crlf~Beneficial would be ITIL certification and skills/experience with software-defined Networking (SDN/SDA/SDWAN) ~crlf~##Devops experience would be beneficial.~crlf~Skills and competencies:~crlf~##Entrepreneurial and strategic orientation, assertiveness, ability to work independently, initiative, ownership and responsibility~crlf~##Driving change and innovation, result orientation, reliability, even under pressure~crlf~##Ability to work in a team, fostering relationships, customer focused, adaptability in dynamic, changing environments~crlf~##Fluent in spoken and written English. German or other languages beneficial.~crlf~##Solid presentation, consulting and moderation skill~crlf~Desired requirements/skills/experience: ~crlf~##Several years of work experience in network area of big, complex and heterogeneous enterprise environments~crlf~##Many years of experience in planning, implementing and operating network products and technologies, in Data Centers

  • 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 department AGN Service Management is responsible for design, engineering, implementation and operations of global network and network security services in scope of Allianz Global Network (AGN) as well as global data centers of Allianz Group. Together with a group of selected partner companies and vendors, the department delivers stable and reliable services in the areas of networking, network security, voice and video, web conferencing as well as any type of network infrastructure. Project Manager (DC LAN) as part of Network Engineering unit cares for evolving DC LAN within strategic Data Centers. This comprises amongst others responsibilities listed below.

Key Responsibilities

##Ensure operational stability and service quality of required solutions, also by means of on-call services, project work~crlf~##Guidance of the operations and support teams and support of products and solutions pertaining to DC LAN, in close collaboration with the hardware and software vendors~crlf~##Involvement into problem and crisis management and support of change and service request~crlf~##Cooperation with and supervision of Allianz Technology strategic partners and vendors in the areas of DC LAN, data centers and security, escalation engineering and contact management towards the partners, customers and other Allianz Technology unitsInvolvement in and support of the Allianz IT Transformation (ITTP) programs and assistance of Allianz Technology and Allianz customers and clients during service delivery~crlf~##Continuous improvement and enhancement of existing solutions processes~crlf~##Coordination between different team from IF , ensuring meeting timelines, Milestone planning and tracking of progress. ~crlf~##Documentation of all deliverables, solutions, systems, infrastructure, processes and procedures as well as development of new concepts, architectures and solutions~crlf~##Technical understanding of Data Center topics, including Infrastructure.~crlf~Further responsibilities:~crlf~##Market observation of all relevant technologies and products in the network area, in particular for data centers~crlf~##Team working with network security engineers and administrators of Allianz Technology and Allianz entities and subsidiaries

Key Requirements/ Skills

##Qualification, certification and experiences: ~crlf~##University degree in computer engineering or information technology ~crlf~##Clear understanding of Data Center Networking, Automation and SDN ~crlf~##Proficiency and professional skills of technologies, products, hard- and software of Network and Network Security, such as Routers, Switches, Load Balancers, Firewalls, VPN, Remote Access, PKI and Certificate Authorities, Endpoint Protection and Access Control, in particular from vendors Cisco, Check Point, Symantec, EMC/RSA, ~crlf~##Considerable practical skills and experience in development and documentation of project plans, proficiency in working with Microsoft Project ~crlf~##Readiness to handle high work peaks~crlf~Beneficial would be ITIL certification and skills/experience with software-defined Networking (SDN/SDA/SDWAN) ~crlf~##Devops experience would be beneficial.~crlf~Skills and competencies:~crlf~##Entrepreneurial and strategic orientation, assertiveness, ability to work independently, initiative, ownership and responsibility~crlf~##Driving change and innovation, result orientation, reliability, even under pressure~crlf~##Ability to work in a team, fostering relationships, customer focused, adaptability in dynamic, changing environments~crlf~##Fluent in spoken and written English. German or other languages beneficial.~crlf~##Solid presentation, consulting and moderation skill~crlf~Desired requirements/skills/experience: ~crlf~##Several years of work experience in network area of big, complex and heterogeneous enterprise environments~crlf~##Many years of experience in planning, implementing and operating network products and technologies, in Data Centers

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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