Sr Application Owner

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Would you like to actively contribute to the implementation of Allianz Benelux strategy towards a quality-assured, modern and future-oriented IT landscape? Are you looking for a challenging work environment in the field of software testing? Do you enjoy interacting with numerous stakeholders between business and IT while enjoying high degree of visibility?

We are looking for an Sr Application Owner with a focus on life insurance.

Allianz is the HOME for those who DARE!

About Allianz in the Benelux

Allianz is a global leader in insurance and financial services provision. It is present in over 70 countries, employing more than 140,000 people and serving more than 86 million customers. In the Benelux, Allianz offers a broad range of insurance products and services for individuals, the self-employed, SMEs, and large companies through its network of insurance brokers. In Belgium and Luxembourg, Allianz serves more than 900,000 customers, employs close to 950 people, and collects 2.1 billion euros. In the Netherlands, Allianz serves over 1.3 million customers with the help of distribution partners and its direct writer, Allsecur. Allianz employs approximately 1,000 people in the Netherlands and collects 1.1 billion euros in gross premiums in that country.

Main tasks:

  • Manages the maintenance activities of IT applications (internal and external) based on clearly defined agreements (SLA, Contract, etc.).
  • Takes into account budget, resources, planning, quality and business requirements.
  • Coordinates and participates in IT changes for designated application suite. Is the single (business) contact point for functional changes.
  • Manages incidents and actively monitors and reports progress and follows up closely the batches processes.

More than that you'll have to construct & maintain useful documentation.

Profile and Experience:

  • Higher education or equivalent overall experience
  • At least 5 years of experience in managing and coordinating IT projects/activities
  • Language skills: EN + DU + good understanding of FR
  • IT management skills

Other than that, having a general IT understanding (MainFrame, Client server) is of course essential. Previous experience in life insurance is a plus. Knowledge of common tools such as UC4, incident management tools (Service Desk Express, Service Now), TFS (Team Foundation Server) are advantages as well. The ideal candidate has high communication, coordination and simplification skills, can work well independently, and is very structured.

What can we offer you?

We DARE to challenge you to join Allianz Benelux and bring it to the next level. We offer you a challenging role in an international landscape and more:

  • Working in a dynamic environment at Allianz, the world leader in financial provision and insurance
  • A pleasant working atmosphere and great work-life balance
  • An experienced and enthusiastic team
  • An engaging, analytical, social, and multilingual job
  • A company located in the heart of Brussels at walking distance from the the north station
  • Development opportunities and an attractive salary package supplemented with extra-legal benefits in line with your experience


Sr Application Owner

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