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Senior Consultant Cloud Architect (m/f/d)-Allianz Consulting-Tech & Innovation #StandwithUkraine

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

München, DE, 81737 Unterföhring (bei München), DE, 85774

Due Date:  2022
Area of Expertise:  Inhouse Consulting
Unit:  Allianz Services
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Remote working due to Covid 19
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  5541

Job Purpose/ Role

Allianz Consulting was established in 2004 as the internal consulting division of the Allianz Group. We want to be the consulting partner of choice for Allianz Group core segments. Our experienced consulting teams support all Allianz operating entities worldwide in developing their local strategic projects.
Within Allianz Consulting, the Technology & Innovation (T&I) practice area is at the forefront of driving various transformation in the digital space for Allianz group. Our consultants are working on all the major Transformation programs within Allianz in different roles contributing and driving their successful implementation on a day-to-day basis.  
As a Senior Consultant (m/f/d) in the T&I consulting team, you will work at the intersection of technology and business, in a diverse team, supporting on a broad range of projects. You will help shape strategies in Cloud Transformation & Decommissioning improve existing processes and work throughout the lifecycle of a project.
If you are passionate about IT & Cloud, interested in working with international teams and would like to build and shape the organization in the years to come, then Allianz Consulting is the place to be!

 

Key Responsibilities

•    Act as trusted advisor / Architect for team members and clients in the areas of Cloud Transformation and Decommissioning 
•    Complete assignments under the guidance of an Engagement Manager, including project deadlines and deliverables, troubleshooting, problem resolution, conflict management, client management and all other relevant aspects of project. 
•    Analyze customer needs and develop relevant concepts to support existing / new clients
•    Provide support to existing clients while ensuring efficient account management supporting the Engagement Manager / Partner in further developing and maturing the client account. 
•    Discuss with Engagement Manager ideas for possible future client needs that may lead to projects and prepare project pitches
•    Participate in team efforts to identify ideas for potential solutions to client needs and grow Allianz Consulting service offerings
•    Contribute to the Cloud Transformation & Decommissioning service offering in areas such as offering development, sales support, potential pitches 
•    Help and coach more junior project team members

Key Requirements/ Skills/ Experience

•    University degree in a relevant discipline such as IT Management / Computer Science / Engineering / Business Administration or equivalent experience
•    More than 3 years of relevant IT consultancy experience in one of the following areas: Cloud Migration/Strategy, Cloud Transformation, IT Decommissioning 
•    Cloud architecture experience is beneficial
•    Experience in Project- and Program Management methods and techniques or process development or IT implementations / transformations 
•    A mix of generalist project roles as well as expert knowledge / skills in one of the afore mentioned topics areas will be preferred. 
•    Advanced Office 365 skills including MS Excel (perform complex functions) and PowerPoint
•    Experience in change management, quality management, integration, and re-organization
•    Excellent facilitation, sales, and conflict management skills
•    Conceptual and implementation experience
•    Self-starter with a hands-on mentality, able to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
•    Fluency in written and spoken English


Desired requirements /skills /experience

•    Insurance business experience 
•    International experience (previous work, studies related or internships)
•    Core IT skills such as Cloud (AWS, Azure), IT Decommissioning (Application Management)
•    Experience in developing Business case development for Application / Infrastructure Cloud Transformation
•    Experience in steering & implementing the Cloud Transformation journey
•    Proficiency in engaging with multiple Stakeholders (CXO level)
•    Cloud Architect Certification

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.