IT Cloud Program Manager/Lead

Allianz Technology of America

The Technical Program Manager/Lead should have a deep knowledge of the company’s cloud adoption strategy and goals. The individual will be responsible for translating the goals into demand driven project scope. The individual will own clearly defined deliverables of customer projects and support the workload delivery team with successful. Knowledge of the following is required: ~crlf~~crlf~•Cloud Computing on AWS and Azure~crlf~•Migrations to AWS and Azure~crlf~•Professional Services and Consulting engagements~crlf~•Security/Compliance Services~crlf~•Managed Cloud Services~crlf~•Automation/DevOps~crlf~•Outsourced IT Infrastructure Solutions

• Ensuring that goals, scope, and product domain are understood by everyone on the Product Team as well as possible~crlf~• Responsible for close coordination with the Enterprise Cloud Architect for Platform Roadmap~crlf~• Finding techniques for effective Product Backlog management; ~crlf~• Ensuring the Product Owner knows how to arrange the Product Backlog to maximize value; ~crlf~• Facilitating Scrum events~crlf~ ~crlf~• Coaching the Development Team in self-organization and cross-functionality; ~crlf~• Assisting in removing impediments to the Development Team’s progress; ~crlf~• Facilitating Scrum events~crlf~• Working with other Scrum Masters to increase the effectiveness of the application of Scrum in the organization~crlf~• Proficiency with AWS & AZURE management ~crlf~• Be part of client focused projects while contributing tasks such as cloud deployments, migrations to cloud, reviews of client cloud environments from the perspective of best practices, security/compliance and cost, automation. Etc.~crlf~• Team player, strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills is a must~crlf~• Innovative and ability to think outside the box for creative problem solving~crlf~• Mentors and coaches colleagues and seeks opportunities for continuous improvement~crlf~• Comfortable working in cross functional and multidisciplinary teams~crlf~• Help manage customer expectations and promote the teams capabilities ~crlf~• Identify client requirements and provide solution design and technical descriptions.~crlf~• Ensure seamless handover to managed service provider team~crlf~• Proven communication skills and appetite to work in complex multi-national / multi-cultural environments~crlf~• Strong stakeholder management experience with strong interpersonal skills~crlf~• Team player mentality - focus on collaborative engagement~crlf~• Excellent written and verbal communication skills ~crlf~• May perform other duties as assigned~crlf~• Available for travel (if required) 15%~crlf~

• Bachelor’s degree in business computer science or engineering related field or equivalent work experience~crlf~• Minimum of 10 years IT project management~crlf~• Minimum 5 years working in Agile/Scrum Environment~crlf~• Willingness to research and self-study to keep technical skills relevant in a highly complex environment~crlf~• Innovative and ability to think outside the box for creative problem solving~crlf~• Certified AWS and/or Azure equivalent. ~crlf~• Ten (10) years of software applications and/or information technology experience.~crlf~• Strong conceptual abilities and implementation of pragmatic methods and procedures~crlf~• Openness to new ideas and change, ability to learn, flexibility, adaptability, willingness to innovate, unconventional thinking~crlf~

At Allianz, we foster a workplace where every person feels welcome, connected and valued.

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 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 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 Allianz Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology employees around the globe have committed themselves. We at Allianz Technology of America equip the Allianz Group in the Americas with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology of America, innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

An equal opportunity employer.~crlf~~crlf~


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