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Business Analyst

Job Level:  Professional

Singapore, SG, 18961

Due Date:  31/12/2021
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  1668

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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.



Position Summary


Allianz Global Investors embarking on a journey to rollout strategic investment platforms.  The objectives is to standardise and harmonise investment platforms technology landscape globally.

We are therefore looking for Business Analyst cum Data Analyst to support the execution and BAU aspects of these initiatives. The ideal candidate should be client centric IT professional with a good understanding of Finance and Asset Management requirements.  The successful candidate will have experience in business analysis/ data analyst and have worked in an agile delivery setting preferably in an international project-driven environment. She/he will contribute to the efficiency, productivity and success of Allianz Global Investors.


Role & Responsibilities


  • Business Analyst cum Data Analyst for strategic change initiatives within Data and Technology function focusing on investment platforms and investment data related initiatives.
  • Support projects and future implementation of strategic initiative with focus on APAC Investment teams and strategic platforms readiness for global (APAC, EMEA and US) business user.
  • Understand and capture business requirements front-to-back from users (including Investment and Portfolio Management Teams.)
  • Support Investment platforms BAU (business as usual) activities across asset classes and across front office platforms especially on data integrations and data related topics.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with stakeholder and vendors
  • Identify opportunities for improvements, driving forward simplification and optimization/ standardize of strategic platforms solution and processes.


Experience / Qualifications and Skills


  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • The ideal candidate has an Agile mind-set and experience in investment or finance related technology projects.
  • Good knowledge on data models and data flow in a larger investment eco system
  • Passionate individual with broad understanding of financial instruments and asset management business processes.
  • She/he is a team player who is comfortable working with cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, very international and culturally sensitive environment.
  • Excellence communications skills.
  • Willingness to travel post Covid-19


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.