Software Architekt (m/f/d) Batchplattform Micro Focus

Allianz Technology SE

The department A-CT105PMS ABS Program Management, Migrations & Services, is responsible for program management, release and rollout management for the functional and technical expansion, application operation, application performance and tuning, service layer and central batch processing of the Allianz Business System (ABS) of Allianz Germany. We are also responsible for the system architecture, its development, maintenance, its interaction with division and core components, and in particular its high-performance in online and batch operation.~crlf~ ~crlf~As largest insurance company in Europe, Allianz Deutschland has set itself the goal of expanding its cross-divisional inventory management system (ABS Allianz Business System) from a mainframe environment to a Linux-based system with Microfocus. Data management is currently done in an IBM DB2 database, which is processed by PL1 batches and stored procedures. For interaction with other systems of the insurance business mainly IBM MQSeries is used. In addition to the production platform including operations, we will also migrate the development and test environments.

##Define, implement and maintain the IT architecture target picture to accelerate Allianz' future strategy and opportunities~crlf~##Operationalize the IT architecture~crlf~##Establish and introduce IT standards based on the global IT strategy~crlf~##Actively participate in the migration of the ABS mainframe environment to a Linux-based system with Micro Focus~crlf~##Develop new solution designs and support finding solutions~crlf~##Quality assure processes and delivered project artifacts~crlf~

##Degree in computer science or comparable education and proven work experience combined with a continuing interest in challenging technical issues and further developments~crlf~##Several years of professional experience in building and operating business-critical applications, ideally in the financial services sector with proven experience or certifications in the field of architecture process models and host architectures~crlf~##Several years of professional experience in PL1 software development and proven knowledge of DB2~crlf~##Optional: Experience with client/server architectures and Linux (RHEL/CentOS) or Micro Focus~crlf~##Very good knowledge of written and spoken German and good knowledge of English and the willingness to participate in on-call duty and weekend assignments~crlf~##Ability to carry out tasks independently in non-standardized (ever-changing) work situations ~crlf~##Problem solving skills based on practice and precedent as well as ability to analyze factual 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 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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