Senior Project Manager (m/f/d) - Global Platforms

Allianz Technology SE

Our Mission at Allianz Technology is Leading IT with you! ~crlf~ ~crlf~Leading IT means shaping the IT agenda of Allianz, providing leading IT solutions to Allianz and showing the confidence to lead... with you. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Be the IT provider of the Allianz Group to run, optimize, transform and innovate infrastructure, applications and services together with organizational entities to co-create the best customer experience. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Global Platforms IT Function is responsible for operating, optimizing, transforming and innovating the application portfolio for cross-industry IT disciplines and the Allianz Group's central functions. Global Platforms is responsible for several key functions including: A.I., Accounting, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Compliance, Finance, Human Resources, Risk, Robotics and Treasury. ~crlf~ ~crlf~In addition, there is the IT Function Architecture team which maintains the Allianz SE and Allianz Technology view, with the primary objective to ensure that the Global Platforms technology landscape is aligned to the strategic, operational and tactical goals of the organization focusing on four main areas: Strategy, Governance, Enablement and Transformation.~crlf~ ~crlf~As part of Allianz Group’s cloud strategy, Allianz Technology is actively transforming its applications to the cloud, in addition to other ongoing initiatives. This role will work with the IT Function architects and project teams to enable the planning, alignment and orchestration Global Platforms’ strategic projects from the IT Function architecture perspective as well as help define functional approaches for Strategy, Governance and Transformation.

##Manage projects with different levels of complexity on the basis of existing methods, processes and tools~crlf~##Ensure a smooth interaction of components by assuming responsibility for change, communication, quality and risk management~crlf~##Support enterprise strategy, through setting up, driving and tracking tailored transformation initiatives from the architecture perspective in close collaboration with stakeholders~crlf~##Coordination of activities across all GP teams requiring Architecture support. Ensure the big picture view from a status and reporting perspective across the strategic architecture projects in GP~crlf~##Support teams within Global Platforms with ad-hoc requests from management and stakeholders, related to Architecture topics~crlf~##Identify dependencies and impacts with other ongoing workstreams and propose adequate solutions. Responsible for close coordination with the Pillar, Application and Cloud Architect for Application Roadmaps~crlf~##Management of new IT projects within public cloud solutions (AWS, MS Azure or Private Cloud)~crlf~

##You have a proven track record within the financial (regulated) industry, an agile mindset and you are customer and service oriented~crlf~##You have a great knowledge about different project management approaches, partly with a deep understanding Agile methodologies (Scrum, SAFe, LeSS,, etc)~crlf~##Management of the integration of cloud solutions into existing IT landscapes, you are able to work with the project teams and in collaboration with external partner companies~crlf~##Excellent organizational and time management skills~crlf~##Strong leadership skills~crlf~##Strong teamwork and client-facing skills~crlf~##Strong competency in IT~crlf~##Project Management Certification (PMP, Prince2, etc.) nice to have~crlf~##Fluent English skills~crlf~##Stakeholder management and communication~crlf~##Excellent verbal and written communication skills~crlf~##Presentation skills~crlf~##Ability to work fully independent and solve complex problems or situations based on multiple sources of information~crlf~##Capability to take up responsibility and be accountable for a project or a team ~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 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 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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