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Cloud Engineer | Remote

Job Level:  Professional

Richmond, VA, US, 23233

Due Date:  N/A
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Technology
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  1212


Allianz Technology company description:


Allianz Technology is the global IT service provider for Allianz and delivers IT solutions that drive the digitalization of the Group. With more than 10,000 employees located in 55 countries around the globe, Allianz Technology works together with other Allianz entities in pioneering the digitalization of the financial services industry.


What you do:


A Cloud Engineer will help ensure operational success of Operating Entities tthat consume Smart Cloud Connected services by providing tier 1, 2 & 3 support. Primarily responsibilities include monitoring AWS and Azure server health and backups, creating & managing formal documentation processes, tracking ticket progress within Service Now (SIM). A Cloud Engineer is also expected to contribute to projects from conceptualization to execution using best practices. The individual will own clearly defined deliverables of customer projects and help drive successful project deliverables. a deep understating of the following is expected:

  • Cloud Computing on AWS and Azure
  • Assist in client communication
  • Analyze and assign tickets
  • Contribute to technical management of vendor network 
  • Support migrations to AWS and Azure
  • Support Security/Compliance Services
  • Adhere to infrastructure as code standards
  • Automation/DevOps
  • Outsourced IT Infrastructure Solutions
  • Proficiency with AWS & AZURE management
  • Be part of client focused projects while responsible for tasks such as cloud deployments, migrations to cloud, reviews of client cloud environments from the perspective of best practices, automation, etc.
  • Effectively manage customer expectations
  • Demonstrable knowledge of continuous integration and/or continuous deployment tools and scripting.
  • Ability to understand client requirements from technical descriptions and demonstrate implementation execution
  • Contribute to transition to managed service team
  • Ability to conduct thorough investigations, including a deep dive into reliability and scaling issues from both a code and infrastructure perspective
  • Contribute to the technical knowledge base.
  • May perform other duties as assigned
  • Available for travel (if required)
  • Team player, strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills is a must; ability to work in complex multi-national/multi-cultural environments
  • Solid experience (5+ years) with functional, technical and integration related topics
  • Experience with short and accurate documentation and modeling activities

What you bring:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Certified AWS solutions architect or Azure equivalent. 
  • Five years of software applications and/or information technology experience.
  • Strong conceptual abilities and implementation of pragmatic methods and procedures
  • Openness to new ideas and change, ability to learn, flexibility, adaptability, willingness to innovate, unconventional thinking


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.


Join us. Let's care for tomorrow.

Nearest Major Market: Richmond