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Data Engineer (f/m/d)

Job Level:  Professional

Frankfurt, DE, 60323

Available until:  31.05.2023
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Employing Entity:  Allianz Global Investors GmbH
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  21560

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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) to join our market-leading Finance Technology team as a Financial Information Analyst. The position is based in our Frankfurt office.

Reporting directly to the Head of Finance Technology, you will play a key role in delivering a robust, scalable and innovative data and technology environment to support the evolving needs of our business. As an experienced and capable data engineer, you will support our journey to become a pioneer in analytics, and help drive our ongoing digital transformation. Working across our Finance data architecture and with counterparts across AllianzGI, you will focus on delivering enhanced data quality, consistency, reliability, timeliness and completeness for our consumers.


You will join a global team, including close collaboration with our outsource service provider and other vendors and suppliers. You will bring data best practice into the Finance domain, developing and applying subject matter expertise in Investment Management use cases and requirements.


Key responsibilities:


As a Financial Information Analyst, you will support and/or be responsible for:

  • Oversight of Data collection, cleansing and integration in systems

  • Creating overall logical models and data architectures, translating business into technical terms 

  • Supervising the implementation of new dataflows between systems

  • Conceptualizing the entities and roles that interoperate within the business process

  • Enabling business processes and downstream business applications

  • Model datasets that align with business needs and supervising implementation

  • Developing algorithms to transform data into useful, actionable information

  • Supervising the test and documentation of data pipeline architectures

  • Collaborating with the financial analysts in setting up new BI data models

  • Creating new data validation methods and data analysis tools

  • Ensuring compliance with data governance and security policies

  • Monitoring data flows and technical interfaces end-to-end


Immediate focus areas and priorities may include:

  • Streamlining and optimizing the dataflows between finance systems

  • Aligning data definitions according to data governance

  • Setup of a data quality control system

  • Setup of a data quality monitor


Key requirements/skills/experience:


Technical skills

  • Proficient in standard techniques for data modelling

  • Experience in designing logical dataflows and data architecture

  • Excellent knowledge of Structured Query Language

  • Good understanding of ETL best practices

  • Knowledge of transactional systems and data models

  • Understanding of SAP Business Warehouse and PowerBI is a plus


Personal profile

  • University degree or equivalent corporate experience

  • Ideally at least 5 years of relevant professional experience

  • Experience in Finance and/or Financial Services is desirable

  • Excellent team-working and problem-solving skills

  • Strong communication skills to work successfully in a highly virtual environment

  • Ability to adapt and respond to challenging / fast-paced situations and to deal with high complexity

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Proficiency in English. Additional German language skills would be advantageous


About Allianz Global Investors


Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 600 investment professionals in over 20 offices worldwide and managing EUR 521 billion in assets. Data as of 30 September 2022.


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 need support to navigate our websites or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to


Active is: Allianz Global Investors


AllianzGI completed the transfer of investment teams (including 87 Investment Professionals) and USD 101bn of assets they manage to Voya Investment Management as part of a strategic partnership. Two thirds of the assets continue to be managed on behalf of AllianzGI clients outside of the US.

21560 | IT & Tech Engineering | Professional | Allianz Global Investors | Full-Time | Permanent