Senior Frontend Architect

Allianz Technology SE

Our technical architects play a key role in shaping the future of Allianz by creating solutions for our customers’ needs. ~crlf~~crlf~ Technical architects provide guidance and ensure high quality support to development teams by understanding client-side technologies across the full IT stack. This includes frontend related technologies like Angular and integration architecture based on APIs, and core insurance backend systems. ~crlf~~crlf~ We are looking for a Senior Frontend engineer, who is creative, deeply technical and customer-obsessed to define and drive technology and define frontend architecture in an international project. This ultimately leads to a fast and efficient implementation and a high degree of reuse across multiple project initiatives at a global scale. ~crlf~~crlf~ We are looking for a talented senior frontend engineer to provide technical leadership to architect, design and develop cutting-edge technologies that defines the offerings as part of Allianz Technology Technical Architecture team. ~crlf~~crlf~ We are looking for a passionate, talented, and technology leader who enjoys building efficient architecture with high degree of reuse across multiple project initiatives. ~crlf~~crlf~ Joining our team provides the unique challenge and opportunity to lead and develop cutting-edge software that shapes the industry. ~crlf~~crlf~ The ideal candidate will draw upon exemplary analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, and an entrepreneurial spirit with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive. A proven record of making institutional contributions in frontend architecture practices and delivering lasting user experiences is necessary.

BASIC SKILLS: ~crlf~ - Large experience with frontend architecture (more than 4 years of professional non-internship experience with front end, web or mobile software development using Angular, JavaScript, HTML and CSS). ~crlf~ - BS in Computer Science or related technical field or similar degree (In lieu of degree, 4 years of relevant work experience). ~crlf~ - 5+ years of rich, hands-on programming experience in Javascript/Typescript using Object Oriented Methodology. ~crlf~ - 5+ years of experience with HTML/CSS rendering stack ~crlf~ - 5+ years building web application with a modern framework like React/Angular/Vue ~crlf~ - 2+ years of experience with OO design and common design patterns. ~crlf~ - Expertise in data structures, algorithms, and rendering optimization. The ability to produce bullet-proof code that is fault-tolerant, efficient and maintainable. ~crlf~ - Strong examples demonstrating past work experience, deliverables and/or innovation across a broad range of methods. ~crlf~~crlf~ PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: ~crlf~ - Experience building JavaScript/CSS Frameworks or shared component libraries used in large-scale production websites. ~crlf~ - Familiarity with Angular, HTML5 video, Webpack, and Typescript. ~crlf~ - Familiarity with Selenium / WebDriver and web application end-to-end testing Obsessed with WPO (Web Performance Optimization). ~crlf~ - Familiar with web security, SEO, accessibility and internationalization. ~crlf~ - Familiar with performance optimizations and front end trends. ~crlf~ - Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations. ~crlf~ - Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, productive software engineers. ~crlf~ - Able to learn large-scale complex systems quickly. ~crlf~ - Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy. ~crlf~ - Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers. ~crlf~ - Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations ~crlf~

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~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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