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SAP NS2 Intel Cloud Security & Governance Consultant-Onsite-TS SCI + poly

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SAP NS2 Intel Cloud Security and Governance Consultant- Onsite - Chantilly, VA 

Active TS SCI + Polygraph



SAP is the global market leader for business software and related servicesSAP National Security Services Inc.® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary of SAP At SAP NS2, we leverage best-in-breed technologies engineered by SAP to protect the lives, assets and information of Americans.  We offer 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. Citizen with active TS/SCI with poly; NS2 does not offer Visa sponsorships for this role

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer.


The NS2 Intel Security and Governance Consultant candidate will be responsible for leading our security and controls team in delivery and maintenance of solutions that meet our client’s complex needs.  This position is located onsite in Chantilly, VA.  Candidate should be hands-on and has the necessary knowledge of cloud-based systems and associated security principals to effectively work with minimal supervision in a cloud environment, understanding the complexities that come with cloud, and can effectively communicate cloud security design/architecture ideas to technical as well as non-technical client stakeholders. This is a full-time position, and due to security requirements is on-site only.


Skills/Experience Requirements

  • Develop and implement cloud-based security policies, standards, and procedures.
  • Maintain role-based access controls for cloud-based system components, users, and applications. 
  • Monitor and analyze cloud-based security threats, vulnerabilities, and incidents.
  • Conduct regular security assessments and audits of cloud-based systems to ensure compliance with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Complete necessary RMF processes to shepherd a new asset through the accreditation process through ATO and into monitored operations.
  • Spearhead adoption of zero trust architecture(ZTA).
  • Implement security controls and measures, such as encryption, access controls, and identity management, to protect cloud-based assets.
  • Deep understanding of cloud-based security technologies, including firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, vulnerability scanners, and log analysis tools.
  • Experience with cloud-based platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Ability to troubleshoot security access issues effectively and efficiently, interacting with key functional/business stakeholders as necessary to resolve NS2 Security/GRC errors/exceptions.
  • Understanding of NIST, SOX, SOD, and IT General Computer Controls, how these compliance requirements impact security, and provide solutions to address them.
  • Hold or have the ability to obtain a required DoD 8570 certification (e.g., CASP+, CISSP) within 6 months of hire.


Desired Experience and Skills

  • Systems Administration and/or Cloud certifications a plus.
  • Knowledge of Splunk or similar SIEM Platform.
  • Understanding of SAP authorization concepts catering to SAP ECC, SAP S/4 HANA systems, and SAP GRC Access Control (10.x and 12.x) is preferred.
  • Awareness and/or experience with SAP BTP – Business Technology Platform 


Additional Requirements

  • BA/BS Degree is required. Ideally in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Security, Engineering, Information Technology.
  • Top Secret Clearance with Polygraph

Note: The job description is meant to be a guideline. It is not exhaustive, and we will expect the selected candidate to show flexibility and eagerness to undertake varied tasks and projects


We build breakthroughs together


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.

We win with inclusion

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.
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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.

Compensation Range Transparency: SAP believes the value of pay transparency contributes towards an honest and supportive culture and is a significant step toward demonstrating SAP’s commitment to pay equity. SAP provides the annualized compensation range inclusive of base salary and variable incentive target for the career level applicable to the posted role. The targeted combined range for this position is 117,300 - 246400(USD) USD. The actual amount to be offered to the successful candidate will be within that range, dependent upon the key aspects of each case which may include education, skills, experience, scope of the role, location, etc. as determined through the selection process. Any SAP variable incentive includes a targeted dollar amount and any actual payout amount is dependent on company and personal performance. Please reference this link for a summary of SAP benefits and eligibility requirements: SAP North America Benefits.


Requisition ID:  390629
Posted Date:  May 16, 2024
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Herndon, VA, US, 20171

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