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Date: Oct 29, 2018

City: Herndon, VA, US, 20171

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 197945
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

 

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

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.

SAP NS2 Automation Engineer-Herndon-20171

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP is the global market leader for business software and related services, and SAP National Security Services Inc.® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary, offering SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical infrastructure customers.

Must be a U.S. Person; NS2 does not offer Visa sponsorship for this role

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer

Automation Engineering ensures that SAP NS2's services, both internally and externally-visible systems, have reliability and uptime appropriate to customers' needs and a fast rate of improvement while maintaining an ever-watchful eye on security, capacity, and performance.

 

Automation Engineers are also creators of engineering and systems development. Much of our work focuses on optimizing existing systems, building secure cloud infrastructure, and eliminating work through automation. As Automation Engineers are responsible for the broad picture of how our various SaaS and PaaS products relate to each other, we use a breadth of tools and approaches to solve a broad spectrum of problems. Post-mortem and proactive identification of potential issues factor into iterative improvement.

 

Automation Engineering's culture of diversity, intellectual curiosity, problem solving and openness is key to its success. Our organization brings together people with a wide variety of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. We encourage them to collaborate, think big and take risks in a blame-free environment. We promote self-direction to work on meaningful projects, while we also create an environment that provides support and mentorship to learn and grow.

 

Behind everything our customers see, the systems built by the Automation Engineering team keep it running and keep their data safe. We make SAP NS2's product portfolio possible. We're always trying to keep our services up and running, ensuring our customers have the best and safest possible experience.

 

Responsibilities:

Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of services inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement.

Support services before they go live through the process of developing the automation, developing the security frameworks, and planning the continuous delivery cycles.

Maintain services that are live by helping to measure and monitor availability, security and overall system health.

Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes in reliability, security and velocity.

Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems.

 

Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications:

 Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.

 Experience with one or more of the following:

 C, C ++, Java, Python, Go, Perl, Ruby or shell scripting.

 Experience with Unix / Linux operating systems internals and administration (eg. filesystems, inodes, system calls, hardening) and networking (eg. TCP / IP, routing, DNS, network topologies, SDN).

 

Preferred qualifications:

 Expertise in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.

 Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.

Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.

 

 

 

 

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