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Senior Application Engineer - Linux (m/f/d) #StandwithUkraine

Job Level:  Professional

München, DE, 80802

Due Date:  asap
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  IDS
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Hybrid working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  685

IDS GmbH - Analysis and Reporting Services (IDS) unlocks the value of data for the global investment industry: We validate, refine, and link data from a wide variety of sources and make it available for mission-critical processes along all investment strategies and products quickly, worldwide, and at any time. Fund management companies, insurance companies, banks and pension funds can use IDS to access a flexibly scalable data platform as well as all necessary analyses and reports in the desired format. As a 100% subsidiary of Allianz SE, IDS has stood for stability, reliability and certified security in the handling of its customers' data since 2001.



The team “IT Tools and Infrastructure” supports numerous applications including those used to support internal processes and to provide reporting services around the central IDS data warehouse.
In a rapidly changing world this role provides the opportunity to constantly learn new skills and technologies as well as develop knowledge of ITIL processes, security and IT migration projects. As part of a dynamic team, your key responsibilities will be to support the setup and deployment of applications primarily based on Linux and Cloud platforms. You will be responsible for the ongoing 3rd level management as well as supporting the 1st and 2nd level Operations teams. You will manage and roll out changes and security patches ensuring standard processes are followed.
We offer an extensive onboarding program to support your entry into IDS GmbH.



  • Manages the configuration, maintenance, enhancement and support of commercial software packages, internally developed applications and web services; in particular Oracle Products such as Oracle Internet Directory, Oracle Access Manager, Oracle WebLogic Server, BPM as well as IBM Cognos, Nagios and Tomcat Application Server
  • Manages the customization and addition of new features to commercial software packages and internally developed applications according to business requirements
  • Supports in 3rd level operational issues of the various applications
  • Provides technical support to 1st and 2nd level operations teams as well as training, transition to production and all related documentation
  • Performs software upgrades and security patching
  • Working within a change and release driven structure, mainly in project teams, to ensure deadlines are met and communication of current status is provided regularly and concisely



  • University degree in (business) information technology, mathematics, economics with IT focus or comparable degree
  • Profound professional experience with non-database Oracle products, experience in other applications as above mentioned are an advantage
  • Good knowledge of Linux and application management concepts and principles with experience in Change and / or 3rd level technical teams
  • Experience with Azure as a Cloud platform is an advantage
  • Understanding of IT security concepts, hardening and best practice approaches
  • Good understanding of ITIL processes especially in regard to change and release management
  • Experience in Terraform programming is a plus
  • Excellent customer orientation as well as communication skills towards team members, clients and internal customers
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex topics to both technical and not technical people as well as explaining abstract concepts
  • English and German fluent



Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. 
We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.
We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.
Great to have you on board. Let's care for tomorrow.
Note: Diversity of minds is an integral part of Allianz’ company culture. One means to achieve diverse teams is a regular rotation of Allianz Executive employees across functions, Allianz entities and geographies. Therefore, the company expects from its employees a general openness and a high motivation to regularly change positions and collect experiences across Allianz Group.