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Data Engineer (f/m/d)

Job Level:  Professional

Frankfurt, DE, 60323

Due Date:  To be filled asap
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  1320

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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 looking for you! We are currently hiring a forward-thinking and results-oriented Data Engineer (f/m/d) for our Enterprise Architecture team. The position is based in our Frankfurt office.

We are looking for a savvy Data Engineer to develop our data integration strategy as one of the crucial building blocks to significantly simplify our application interface architecture while enabling a fast consumption of data within the Enterprise. You will be joining an experienced, ambitioned and fun team in Frankfurt with the opportunity to develop our data integration standards and to take responsibility for leading our agile implementation to contribute to the creation of investment, distribution and operational alpha across AllianzGI.

Key Responsibilities


  • Design, build and maintain efficient ETL architecture
  • Get deep insights into the technical processes when distributing data in a strategic way between different
  • IT systems in the company
  • Identify, design and implement internal operational improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Work with data and analytics specialists to strive for greater functionality in our data systems
  • Establish and improve efficient SDLC processes based on a modern toolset (Jira, Jenkins, Bitbucket, Azure DevOps)
  • Improve the platforms visibility and transparency by designing and building data visualizations to be integrated into interactive dashboards
  • Collaborate with IT and business teams to setup new data interfaces
  • Facilitate and monitor the Scrum process from initiation through delivery within an agile setup
  • Serve as a liaison between the product owners and development team to ensure that all targets and requirements are met


Key Requirements/Skills/Experience



  • Academic degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or related field of study with excellent results
  • Several years of relevant professional experience in a Data Engineer role
  • Profound experience in data programming: Python, SQL Server, Informatica Power Center, Linux shell scripting
  • Proven track record in visualization skills: UI development (preferred), Power BI (preferred)
  • Good knowledge of SDLC tools like Github/Bitbucket (Git based), Jenkins and Azure DevOps
  • Experience with Atlassian Jira (including customization) and Confluence (preferred)
  • Ideally proven track record as a scrum master, agile certificates, collaboration in agile projects in a period of ideally at least 2 years
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and willingness to excel as a team and individually
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Proficiency in English required, German is a plus


About Allianz Global Investors


Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 690 investment professionals in 23 offices worldwide and managing EUR 633 billion in assets for individuals, families, and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. 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 deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. 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 are also 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 recruiting@allianzgi.com.