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Business Analyst

Job Level:  Professional


Due Date:  07/11/2022
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  9435

Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.

At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you are looking for a fast-paced working environment, you are resolved to cultivate and expand your talents and relish a challenge, then join us now!


We are committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. We will work with you to craft your own career, develop your personal growth, and align your achievements with your ambitions.

We are seeking for a Business Analyst/ Project Manager to join Allianz Global Investors Change & Delivery team to support HR, Finance, Legal & Compliance and Risk areas globally. This job requires an experienced analyst/ project manager who can partner effectively with all levels of the organisation, actively drive results, proactively identify, resolve problems, and make challenging decisions.


Roles & Responsibilities

  • Business Analysis:
    Establish the contribution that technology can make to business objectives, defining strategies, validating, and justifying business needs, conducting feasibility studies, producing high-level and detailed business models, preparing business cases,  overseeing development and implementation of solutions, considering the implications of change on AllianzGI and all stakeholders, focusing on HR, Finance, and Legal & Compliance and Risk areas. Also, to lead practical integration work under the technical direction of the system /service designer.

  • Project and Change Management:
    Plan and manage projects/ change requests to ensure the high quality of the deliverables. Coordinate with different parties internally and externally to achieve the objectives.

  • Application Management:
    Maintain full and up-to-date understanding of the Business/Technology strategy, current practices, and system capabilities.

  • Vendor and Service Management:
    Responsible for the management and maintenance of the relationship between AllianzGI and the service vendor. Measures the perception about how services are delivered, how this influences the performance of the vendor and their perception of AllianzGI’s performance. Conducts vendor analysis and assesses effectiveness.


Experience / Qualifications and Skills

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • 5~8 years experiences in business analyst/ project manager, preferably with a global financial institution.
  • Strong stakeholder management and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to work under pressure and meet aggressive deadlines.
  • Good understanding of asset management business is a definite advantage.
  • Experienced in budgeting, scoping, scheduling, and driving projects from initiations to delivery is a plus.
  • Have taken part in software development life cycle and be familiar with software change management process.
  • Excellent spoken and written English and good communication skills. Chinese (Cantonese and/or Mandarin) is a plus.
  • Multitasking, and proactive thinking.
  • Can-do attitude, highly motivated and enjoys teamwork.


About Allianz Global Investors

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 700 investment professionals in 23 offices worldwide and managing EUR 673 billion in assets. Data as of 31 December 2021

We invest for the long term and seek to generate value for clients every step of the way. We do this by being active – in how we partner with clients and anticipate their changing needs, and build solutions based on capabilities across public and private markets. Our focus on protecting and enhancing our clients’ assets leads naturally to a commitment to sustainability to drive positive change. Our goal is to elevate the investment experience for clients, whatever their location or objectives.

Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled, and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you.

We are committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to