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Lead Developer and App Evangelist

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

BARCELONA, B, ES, 08009 MADRID, M, ES, 28043

Available until:  10/01/2022
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Technology
Employing Entity:  Allianz Technology SE Spain Branch
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  14970

 

Job profile:

Do you want to actively participate in the digital transformation of Allianz as a Lead Developer and App Evangelist?

Would you like to drive agile transformation as a strategist for the introduction and further development of modern cloud technologies for the My Allianz App? Do you enjoy supporting teams in their technological advancement through modern iOS/Android app solutions and architecture principles and to accompany them on their journey from small spikes, proof of concepts to large international launches?

Then we look forward to receiving your application.

 

The My Allianz tribe conceptualizes, develops and operates the Allianz customer portal in several cross-functional agile teams to optimally serve customers in online service. This also includes the agile team for the Meine Allianz app (Android/iOS), for which we are currently looking for a Lead Developer who will play a key role in the further development of the app. The app integrates various solutions and uses cloud-based backend architecture as well as the native apps for iOS and Android. Business-driven software development in an agile setting according to DevOps is the main focus. The team is aligned with the goal of developing the app, as a digital product and service, to achieve the maximum customer and business added value in a dynamic environment.

As a Lead Developer, you will support the team to develop appropriate solutions on a sustainable architecture. Your knowledge and experience will help the team in decision making and stable implementation.

 

Tasks:

  • Support the agile team (esp. also Product Owner and Agile Master) in the conception, further development and operation of the My Allianz App
  • Support of the Tribe, esp. the Lead Architects with IT strategy and architecture regarding the Meine Allianz App
  • Alignment and conception of integration topics regarding frontend / backend and central services / APIs
  • Implementation and operation of Meine Allianz App features that inspire our customers
  • Implementation of team-internal innovative ideas and new technologies in the form of user stories, spikes, Proof of concepts and coordination with central committees

 

Requirements/Skills/Experience:

  • Successfully completed university degree in a computer science subject or comparable practical experience
  • Hands-on experience in technical solution design and development of web technologies (Java 11, Spring Boot, microservice architecture, APIs, oAuth/OpenID Connect, OpenShift/Kubernetes)
  • Good knowledge of CI/CD (Jenkins, GitHub, Docker)
  • Optional knowledge of Android (Kotlin) and iOS (Swift)
  • Good knowledge of agile methodologies & frameworks, including proven hands-on experience
  • Facilitation skills and enjoy working in a team environment
  • Openness to acquire basic technical understanding in a new domain and interest in digital product development
  • Excellent problem and conflict resolution skills as well as empathetic and appreciative communication skills
  • Independent and result-oriented way of working as well as constructive and entrepreneurial thinking
  • Very good knowledge of English, both written and spoken; German skills helpful but not mandatory