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25 days agoAllianz

Information Security Specialist (f/m/d)

  • Frankfurt, GERMANY

Job description

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At Allianz Global Investors we foster a culture of professionalism, fulfilment, and an inclusive working environment. Do you want to be part of a leading active asset management company? Then join us now!


In line with the ever-evolving cyber threat landscape, Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) is continuing to invest in our Information Security capabilities. As part of this, we are looking to recruit a forward-thinking Information Security Specialist (f/m/d) to support our Information Security capability. The position is based in our office in Frankfurt/München.

As part of our global Information Security team and reporting to the Head of Information Security, you will be responsible for driving and supporting our initiatives and improvements alongside our maturity journey, ranging from the traditional security architecture assessments to delivering and orchestrating training efforts to internal stakeholder groups.

What you will do  


·  Support of the continuous development and improvement of our global information security programme (including frameworks, processes, and tool sets) with a focus on security architectures/training
·  Identification and management of application and infrastructure security risks as point of contact for security requests, particularly covering infrastructure and new applications
·  Identification of security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
·  Providing guidance and support to the security teams and other stakeholders on security architecture, standards, and best practices as part of the operational processes as well as in strategic projects and initiatives
·  Drive and contribute to the development of security-specific and -related training and awareness measures, while advocating for protective employee behaviour
·  Work closely with a distributed team of Information Security, IAM and Cybersecurity professionals in Asia and Europe

What you bring 

·  Deep expertise and proven experience in Information Security Management, including frameworks, operating models and security architecture
·  Hands-on experience in developing solutions, such as actionable guidelines and operating procedures on the basis of best-practices, business needs and regulatory requirements 
·  Experience in the identification of security risks as well as threat modeling based on internationally recognized frameworks, including the advisory on possible mitigating and controlling measures and architectures
·  Hands-on experience orchestrating awareness and training measures
·  Proven track record in working with diverse and distributed global teams, as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills (communicating and reporting sophisticated technical concepts to business and risk partners)
·  Experience interacting directly with senior partners (C-Suite, Board and Regulators)
·  Specific industry qualifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CISA) 
·  3-7 years of professional experience in information security/cybersecurity is required
·  Experience balancing multiple concurrent projects and priorities communicating and committing to realistic deadlines, showcasing a structured way of working
·  Proficiency in English and German is a must, additional language skills are a plus


 What we offer  

·  Flexible working from home and abroad according to internal guidelines (hybrid model/ flexible working hours/cross-border remote work)  
·  Access to pension/ savings plans/ Allianz products 
·  Family support (relocation/ childcare facilities) 
·  Company share purchasing plan  
·  Mental health and wellbeing programs  
·  Mobility solutions (Jobrad bike leasing, subvention Jobticket) 
·  Career opportunities within the entire Allianz Group  
·  Self-guided learning & development  
·  ...and so much more! 


  About Allianz Global Investors  


Allianz Global Investors is a leading global active asset manager. 


We invest for the long term and want to create value for clients every step of the way. We do this by being active – in how we partner with clients and anticipate their needs, and build solutions based on capabilities across public and private markets. Our focus on enhancing our clients’ assets leads naturally to a commitment to sustainability for positive change. Our goal is to enhance the investment experience for clients, whatever their location or goals. 

Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in a transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We encourage a collegial culture, that supports individual responsibility. We invest in the development of our employees to maximize the power of innovation.  

We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce, we are committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to helping applicants with any disabilities. 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. 
If you feel inspired to promote the active asset management experience, this is the place for you. Join our diverse, international, technology-enabled, and agile environment. Simply upload your CV in English to apply for this position! If you need support to navigate our websites or at any stage during your application, please send an email with your request to 


To Recruitment Agencies: 

Allianz Global Investors has an in-house recruitment team that sources great candidates directly. Therefore, Allianz Global Investors does not accept unsolicited resumes from agency or search firm recruiters. 


When we do work with recruitment agencies, that engagement is formalized by a contract. Fees will only be paid when there is a contract in place. 

Without a contract in place, we will not accept invoices on unsolicited resumes, even if the candidate was ultimately employed by Allianz Global Investors. 

Finally, please do not contact hiring managers directly. 

48178 | IT & Tech Engineering | Professional | n.a. | Allianz Global Investors | Full-Time | Permanent

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