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Software-Development Operations

Infrastructure Security Architect

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We are open to US Remote Full Time Employees.


SAP IT Infrastructure Team provides an essential function that is responsible for supporting SAP Concur product delivery to all our customers from our colocations and cloud environments. 

SAP IT Infrastructure Team supports the colocations and AWS Cloud environments that provide our customers with access to our products globally. We provide and support the hardware and software framework for our application teams to deploy our products on including servers, storage and networking using an in-house compute platform for self-service automated server builds. In addition, we provide the architectural and engineering expertise for building out new environments and for providing technical solutions within colocations and the AWS Cloud environments.

The Infrastructure Team is looking for a Security Architect in the USA. This person will have the responsibility for designing, building, testing, implementing and documenting security systems / processes for our IT infrastructure to ensure we meet our audit compliance and maintain our security plane. This work will include environments in our colocations and in AWS.

Here are some of the things that this role will offer:

  • Work with other infrastructure architects to review and improve our existing security framework in colocation and AWS
  • Work with teams to understand their challenges and provide solutions
  • Work to enhance our audit reporting and evidence gathering
  • Work to enhance our existing security plane for current and future requirements
  • Provide leadership on best practices for deploying into AWS
  • Work with a variety of hardware and virtualized services
  • Be part of a global and diverse team
  • Working remotely
  • Have fun


  • Work with architects, engineering teams and management to identify areas for security review and process improvements in our infrastructure
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Develop a complete understanding of a company’s technology and information systems
  • Determines security protocols by evaluating business strategies and requirements.
  • Work with architects and engineering teams on solutions for addressing security improvements
  • Design, build, implement and support enterprise-class security systems
  • Review’s system security measures and implements necessary enhancements
  • Provide solutions that simplify audit reporting and evidence gathering
  • Provide solutions that maintain or enhance our existing security plane
  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats
  • Perform or supervise vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments
  • Plan, research and design robust security architectures for any IT project
  • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards, participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, and participating in professional organizations


To be successful in this role you will possess the following skills and experience

  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Consulting and engineering in the design and development of security best practices; implementation of security measures to meet business goals, customer needs and regulatory requirements
  • Identity and access management; tracking and creating/enforcing policies that govern access sensitive technology resources and information assets
  • Demonstrated ability to identify risks associated with business processes, operations, technology projects and information security programs
  • Ability to function as an enterprise security subject matter expert who can explain complex topics to those without a technical background
  • Outstanding communication skills; strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Experience with AWS Cloud deployments and implementing security best practices using AWS technologies.
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science or related field and 10 years of related experience


Preferred skills

  • Advanced IT security certifications
  • AWS security certifications / training
  • Ability to work independently or as a part of a team
  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities under pressure
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • Knowledge of NAS Storage – NetApp.
  • Knowledge of Network switches – Arista.
  • Experience with JIRA, ServiceNow, D42, Nexpose and Tenable applications.
  • International working experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science or related field and 10 years of related experience


Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com).



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SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


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SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:306921 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Infrastructure Security Architect

Facility:  306921
Posted Date:  Jan 4, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Allen, TX, US, 75013

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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