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Data Analyst for Investment (308 views)

Frankfurt am Main
May 1, 2019


You will assume responsibility for the analysis of data sets utilised by the Global Investment Platform at Allianz Global Investors as part of the Investment Data Analysis team within the Global CIO

Office. The Global CIO Office is a business management function supporting the Investment Platform at Allianz Global Investors.

  • CIO – Chief Investment Officer


Represent the Investment Platform on key AllianzGI data related strategic, operational and regulatory driven projects

Data Analysis focused on optimising data utilisation across the Global Investment Platform (including but not limited to analysis of market data, firm reference data, firm-generated data, meta data)

Meta Data Analysis and market data vendor cross-mapping – detailed analysis of data sets describing other data sets to automate data on-boarding and catalogue creation

Data Automation for Investment Professionals – consultation and implementation of automation of data tasks for the Global Investment Platform

Data Set Evaluation – consultation for the firm’s Investment Professionals when there is demand for data

Data Governance – implementation of data governance best practice

Data Quality analysis and rule set creation – ongoing analysis of data quality metrics, implementation of new data quality rules and working with data users to agree workflow for data quality problems

Data Tooling specification, scoping and build – developing custom tooling as required to deal with data analysis, cataloguing or wrangling

Primarily based in London or Frankfurt, but with opportunities to travel across all geographies when the need arises


Significant experience of working with data within an Investment Management environment

Ability to problem-solve and think critically and independently

Excellent analytical skillset with a core focus on data analysis and data wrangling

Strong written communication (including presentations) skillset with high proficiency in English

Strong verbal communication skillset with an ability to explain complex topics simply

Strong programming skills with working experience of at least two of Python, SQL or R

Expert-level proficiency with everyday workplace tools like MS Office, VBA, etc.

Microsoft Azure suite experience advantageous

Data science experience advantageous

Investment data lifecycle and Investment lifecycle knowledge advantageous

Market data analysis / management experience a plus

Project Management skills / experience is beneficial

Good fit to team dynamic

Motivated to help others realise value from data

Spoken German or French advantageous

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Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.

Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Investors is the asset management subsidiary of Allianz SE. We are one of the world’s leading active asset managers with over 600 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide, managing more than EUR 500 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.
Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.
Active is: Allianz Global Investors

You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire 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 since,
Active is: Allianz Global Investors.