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Data Developer

Job Level:  Professional

Singapore, SG, 18961

Due Date:  28/02/2022
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Global Investors
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  2889

Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.


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.

Roles & Responsibilities


Within the Data & Technology department, the primary mission of the Data Solutions team (DS) is to implement robust and stable IT solutions to support Allianz Global Investors Data Strategy.

Every developer within the Data Solutions team leverages on proven dual competences: strong business knowledge of the data and advanced IT technology skillset.


The data domains covered by the DS team include: Security Master, Investment Book of Record (IBOR), Accounting Book of Record (ABOR), Party Master and Sustainability.  The team develops and runs state-of-art technologies (Markit-EDM, Microsoft SQL Server 2019, Microsoft Cloud, etc.) to store and master the data required by various functions at Allianz Global Investors.


You will join a multicultural team with a global footprint (Singapore, India, Germany, France, UK, US) and where  Agile is the daily methodology.


Within this team, your role and responsibilities will be:

  • Contribute to the delivery of IT Solutions,  including all facets of design, build testing and documentation. Solution design will usually include:
  1. Integrating different technologies
  2. Developing custom solutions to meet unique business requirements
  3. Covering data cleansing and data quality standards
  • Bring technical expertise in Markit EDM together with strong domain knowledge within Investments and Operations for a global asset management firm
  • Ensure data received and delivered is fit for purpose, includes automated validation and reconciliation where possible and is delivered in a timely fashion
  • Support RUN activity with continuous improvement approach



Experience, Qualifications and Skills


We encourage data developer candidates with 5-10 years IT / data experience within the asset management industry.


Candidates will need to demonstrate an expertise on following IT / data tools:

  • Markit EDM
  • Microsoft SQL developments
  • Microsoft Power Platform: Data Factory, Data Bricks, Power BI

And proven experience on:

  • Database design
  • Performance tuning
  • Jira, Xray and other Agile/Developer ops tool sets
  • Python


Other skills that will make a good application:

  • Have experience of working in global project teams, preferably in global asset managers or other financial institutions
  • Collaborate closely with local and overseas counterparts
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge in waterfall and agile project and development approaches
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Open for challenges in a fast-changing environment
  • Critical thinking, willing to challenge the status quo



Nice to have:

  • Autosys Scheduler activity
  • Bloomberg AIM
  • Microsoft Cloud technologies


The candidate must be highly motivated and eager to learn.

Language: English


About Allianz Global Investors

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 705 investment professionals in 23 offices worldwide and managing EUR 647 billion in assets for individuals, families, and institutions. (Data as of 30 September 2021)


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.