Software Architect Ecommerce

Allianz Technology SE

Allianz Technology is the internal IT provider of Allianz. Our eCommerce department, with headquarters in France (St Ouen), provides end-to-end eCommerce solutions for our internal business organization Allianz Partners. We provide solutions for direct sales (B2C) and integrated solutions for partners (B2B2C) as well agency solutions (B2B) all over the world. ~crlf~~crlf~As a Sofware Architect you will work together with technical leads and developers from different Agile Team to implement coding best practices, architecture standards and technical integrity of components, which are mainly in Java but there is also some JS Angular for front end parts. The successful candidate needs to have a strong background in Java but also an understanding of front end technologies.~crlf~~crlf~This is an exciting job opportunity to contribute in the shaping of the eCommerce and work in a fast-paced, multinational environment with a strong focus on best practices. The job requires proper communication and alignment with all stakeholders.

• Technical Leadership~crlf~o Technical guidance for identified developments ensuring that the development respond to business needs and are able to be clearly understood by outsourced development teams.~crlf~o Technical leadership and mentoring for the developers.~crlf~~crlf~• Ensure that the development teams~crlf~o Maintain and evolve Java and JS/Angular applications.~crlf~o Turn requirements into working, tested software respecting best code practices, including code reviews.~crlf~o Maintain software development environment including deployment Jobs.~crlf~~crlf~• 'Own' the front office space by~crlf~o Ensuring technical consistency of new developments with the current eCommerce platform and with architectural/production guidelines~crlf~o Ensuring compliance and quality of the respective specifications and guidelines of the company and legislation (e.g. security, service definitions).~crlf~~crlf~•Liaise with other stakeholders~crlf~o Support architecture and production teams to organize, document and oversee development processes, tools and technical choices~crlf~o Projects and business team: support the functional / technical communication between team to ensure project quality~crlf~o Help define, execute and oversee tests, support development teams during project delivery phase~crlf~o Supervise and manage deployment of new applications, services and developments~crlf~~crlf~

• University degree or equivalent education in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a similar qualification.~crlf~• Minimum 8 years of work experience in digital software development.~crlf~• Excellent communication and leadership skills.~crlf~• Experience leading teams.~crlf~• Exposure to management positions and ability to communicate at that level.~crlf~• Good knowledge of eCommerce business models.~crlf~• Good knowledge of IT architecture namely ecommerce platforms, both web and mobile.~crlf~• Full proficiency in English (min. 780-TOEIC/ B2-CEFR), French is a plus.~crlf~~crlf~Development skills (Mandatory)~crlf~• Java 7+~crlf~• Spring Frameworks~crlf~• Spring Boot~crlf~• Sprint Cloud~crlf~• Design Pattern : Micro Services ~crlf~~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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