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Senior Consultant (m/f/d) - IT Delivery & Quality Assurance in Allianz Consulting

Job Level:  Professional

Unterföhring, DE, 85774

Due Date:  02/12/2021
Area of Expertise:  Inhouse Consulting
Unit:  Allianz Services
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Home office due to Covid-19
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  1825

Job Purpose/Role

Allianz Consulting was established in 2004 as the internal consulting division of the Allianz Group. Our vision is to be the consulting partner of choice for Allianz Group core segments. Our experienced consulting teams support all Allianz operating entities worldwide in planning and  implementing their local key strategic projects. Within Allianz Consulting, the Technology & Innovation (T&I) area is at the forefront of driving the transformation in the digital space for Allianz Group. Our consultants are working on 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) - IT Delivery & Quality Assurance in the T&I consulting team, you will work at the intersection of technology and business, in a diverse team, contributing to a broad range of projects. You will help shape strategies in the area of IT Deliver and Quality  Assurance, improve existing processes and work throughout the lifecycle of a project.
If you are passionate about IT, 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

Manage and contribute to IT projects from planning and organization to execution and delivery under the guidance of an Engagement Manager
Set up of project governance including requirement prioritization, reporting and facilitation of management meetings, stakeholder dialogue facilitation, input preparation and presentation of solutions
Act as Business Analyst on IT projects by implementing value-driven requirement engineering and providing software documentation and design standards
Consult the clients on software Quality Assurance and testing strategy; implement continuous improvement in requirement management and testing processes
Implement agile methodologies, Scrum teams' enablement in agile quality-driven delivery
Contribute to pitches under the guidance of an Engagement Manager
Develop with the Engagement Manager ideas of possible future client needs that may lead to projects
Contribute to the growth of the service offerings and Allianz Consulting
Help and coach more junior project team members

Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

University degree in Computer Engineering or Business Management or equivalent experience
More than 3 years of IT project management or IT consulting experience
Experience in change management, IT quality and service management, integration and business process transformation
Knowledge of agile methodologies, process development and continuous improvement
Analytical and problem-solving skills, conceptual and implementation experience
Excellent communication, presentation skills, facilitation, and sales skills
Advanced computer skills in Microsoft Office including MS Excel (perform complex functions)
Fluency in written and spoken English and German

Desired requirements /skills /experience
Insurance business experience
Experience with Confluence, Jira
International work experience

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.