Information Technology

Cyber Security Design Senior Specialist

Requisition ID: 350926
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T3
Hiring Manager: Gabriel Alvarez 
Recruiter Name: Thea Carino
Additional Locations:

Original Posting Date: August 3, 2022


Location:  Newtown Square, PA 


Purpose and Objective:  
SAP America, Inc. seeks an Cyber Security Design Senior Specialist at our Newtown Square, PA location responsible for close collaboration with Incident Response (IR), Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI), and SIEM Engineering. 


Expectations and Tasks:
Translate technical requirements from our CDD teams into technology and technology configuration. Research and evaluate technology to help define SAP’s baseline detection technology. Focus on technology configuration and solution optimizations, as well as detection gap identification and closure. Work closely with our Red-Team, SIEM engineering and IR as well as operational IT teams to help stand up and optimize defensive capabilities. 10% travel required.


Education and Qualifications/Skills and Competencies: 
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or related field of study and 6 years of experience required. The company will also accept a Master's degree and 4 years of experience.


Work Experience: 
Experience must involve 4 years in the following: IT security principles and cloud; Threat detection operations (TDO) and security engineering; Operating systems (Window/Linux/Mac); Application and infrastructure (network/compute) security; and Scripting (Python/Powershell).


Travel:  10% travel required.



Internal use only: reference code lhrs4262

Please Note: SAP has implemented temporary changes to SAP’s internal transfer policy applicable to transfer offers made on or after August 1, 2022 and effective globally within SAP except in the following countries, where the new compensation is still effective as of the transfer date: Germany, France, Netherlands, Austria, Brazil, Czech Republic, Slovakia due Workers Council agreements or country laws. The policy change provides that if transfer offer includes a change in compensation, such change will be effective as of January 1, 2023 without retroactive application, regardless of the transfer start date. The successful candidate will continue to receive their current compensation until December 31,2022 assuming they remain in the role, and will remain eligible for the 2023 annual salary review in its ordinary timing.

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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, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Additional Locations:  

Requisition ID:  350926
Posted Date:  Sep 1, 2022
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Newtown Square, PA, US, 19073

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