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Principal Consultant in IT & Transformation (m/f/d)

Job Level:  Professional

Unterföhring, DE, 85774

Due Date:  03/31/2022
Area of Expertise:  Inhouse Consulting
Unit:  Allianz Services
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Home office due to Covid-19
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  3855

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 Allianz in developing and implementing global strategic initiatives.
Within Allianz Consulting, the Technology & Innovation Pillar drives forward technology innovation, adoption and best practice, covering a broad range of IT-related topics from cloudification, datafication, SaaS, IT security and resilience, including cyber insurance and crisis management.
As a Principal Consultant in technology 6 Innovation you will lead projects and subprograms and work at the intersection of technology and business, in a diverse team, shaping strategies and supporting our clients on a broad range of projects.
If you are passionate about technology and innovation and are interested in working with international teams to build and shape the organization in the years to come, then Allianz Consulting is the place to be!


Key Responsibilities


  • Analyze customer needs and develop innovative concepts to best serve them and identify business opportunities
  • Work with multiple teams from the business side (developers, operations, and more)
  • Contribute to pitches under the guidance of an Engagement Manager and jointly discuss ideas of possible future client needs that may lead to projects
  • Provide support to existing clients while ensuring effective and efficient key account management and help and coach more junior project team members
  • Contribute to Allianz Consulting’s growth and community


Key Requirements/Skills/Experience


  • +7 years’ experience in Operational Business and Consultancy
  • Hands-on experience in Agile ways of working
  • University degree or a comparable professional experience
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English
  • Design and implementation of broad strategic initiatives
  • Experience in Project and Program Management methods and techniques, process development and continuous improvement
  • Experience in complex IT transformation projects on one or more of the following topics: Enterprise Architecture, DevOps, Cloudification, SaaS, Data Analytics, IT economics, IT governance, IT Protection & Resilience, Information Security, Cyber Security


Desired requirements /skills /experience

  • Experience in developing shared services and nearshoring services
  • Extensive insurance business knowledge or extensive knowledge in an adequate business area
  • Broad experience in project- and program management methods and techniques, process development
  • Prior leadership experience and strong attitude in promoting, training and developing team members’ skills would add value to your application
  • Proficiency in German or any other European languages would be a plus
  • International work experience (min. 24 months)