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SIEM DevOps Engineer

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Date: Jan 13, 2021

City: Bellevue, WA, US

Company: SAP



Requisition ID: 271418
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.


SIEM design and architecture group develops robust and resilient platform solutions for building, testing and deploying SIEM software.  The focus is on sustainable operation employing automation and complex problem solving spanning the entire of the organization.  The teams are agile, fast-paced and high-velocity using state-of-the-art-technology to build visibility of the threat landscape.

This opportunity will utilize all of your technical knowledge across many security technologies and cloud services; the main area of focus will be the implementation, development and integration these technologies into a global SIEM platform.


Key responsibilities:

  • Interact with clients to gather requirements and ensure the implementation of their requirements
  • Experience in operating CI/CD and configuration management technologies 
  • Contribution to the continuously evolving detection blueprint
  • Maintain data hygiene, quality assurance and adherence to the data strategy for the SIEM
  • Creation of procedures, runbooks, high-level/low-level documentation
  • Understanding of network and endpoint security tools and how they integrate into the SIEM
  • Experience with scripting (PowerShell, Python, BASH), Cloud-formation, Terraform, Ansible
  • Stay current of evolving cyber threats and identify new and sophisticated methods of detection
  • Personal self-drive to exceed. You will constantly be learning new areas and new technologies.


Key tasks may include:

  • Maintenance and Configuration Management for all Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools
  • Manage system deployments, upgrades, ongoing maintenance and operations
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve complex issues as well as advise on security related issues
  • Performs, monitoring, maintenance and reporting on SIEM
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with the SIEM environment
  • Provide a cohesive view of incidents and security and provide support incident escalation and triage
  • Develop capabilities, content and technical applications to support internal teams and clients
  • Data onboarding of new and existing configuration for enterprise security log source types into the SIEM
  • Experience in network/system level administration and/or cybersecurity


Required experience:

  • 4+ years of information Security Experience
  • 2+ years of experience with scripting (PowerShell, Python, BASH), Cloud-formation, Terraform, Ansible
  • 1+ year Support of security information and event management (SIEM) technologies
  • Solid understanding of security tooling and capabilities within public and private cloud deployments
  • Experience in SecDevOps Automation
  • Knowledge of information security compliance audit frameworks and requirements e.g. PCI, FISMA, SOC, GDPR
  • Knowledge of Mitre Att&ck and Cyber Kill Chain methods and frameworks



  • Bachelor / Master’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • Technical security related qualifications such as GIAC, CISSP, CISM, OSCP or similar including Splunk Certifications, AWS, RHCS




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).

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

Additional Locations

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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