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Manager of Global Cloud Services Security Solutions, SAP America

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The Manager of Global Cloud (GCS) Services Security Solution team reports directly to the Head of Security for Global Cloud Services. The role will be responsible for developing, driving and managing the strategic activities of the Security Solutions team. Security Solutions functions as a technical security subject matter expert to the other functions within Global Cloud Services. This team runs security reviews of new solutions, maintains communications between the SAP Global Security Program and the platform teams, runs organizational wide solutions and overall acts as the technical experts for both internal and external teams.


The Manager of GCS Security Solution will be a member of the GCS Security Leadership team and will be looked upon to drive security adoption and overall security maturity improvement. You will be an active partner, and counterpart, to the GCS Head of Security.


This position requires a motivated, aware, and self-starting individual, who actively looks for ways to lead, engage, bring people together, and contribute to the team success. It will give you vast exposure to the strategy, business, process, and technology of SAP. You will be an influencer who is part of a globally team, which spans multiple nations and you will be expected to adapt and manage accordingly.


Core tasks include:

•    Act as a strategic advisor to the Head of Security for Global Cloud Services and GCS leadership team

•    Responsible for leading global strategic programs and initiatives for the GCS Security team
•    Build roadmap, strategy, goals and plans jointly with leadership

•    Prepare C-level executive presentation decks and materials for the leadership team

•    Liaison between the SAP Global Security Engineering and Architecture team and the GCS organization.

•    Manage effective communication across the organization and at all levels to ensure alignment with organizational vision, budgets, goals, dependencies, and risks

•    Identify gaps, manage escalations, solve problems, and propose solutions with structure, efficiency, and clarity

•    Sponsor and drive global communities of practice for key topics facilitating collaboration and cultivating positive influence across the organization



  • Leadership experience with a technical and diverse team
  • Excellent leadership, strategic thinking, communication, and people skills at all management levels
  • Pro-active leader, team driver, results-oriented, with can-do-attitude and ability to make decisions
  • Demonstrated ability to build network and leverage relationships in virtual global teams and communities
  • Good business acumen and customer focus
  • Highly self-motivated with innovative, critical thinking and change agility
  • Strong presentation skills (presentation, video, written)
  • Experience with threat modeling and vulnerability risk assessments
  • Design, build and implement enterprise-class security systems for a production environment
  • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
  • Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats 
  • Develop solutions to remediate or threats to mitigate threats
  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
  • Identify security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements
  • Coach and advise implementation teams on all aspects which have impact on the overall cloud security.
  • Work with product, technology and operational stakeholders to progress culture, organization and capabilities towards secure Dev Ops.



  • 7+ years of professional experience in fast-paced IT environment information security
  • Strong understanding of Cybersecurity concepts including architecture, threat Analysis, Governance, Risk Management, Compliance and Vulnerability Management
  • Demonstrated proficiency with MS Office, presentation, reporting, and project management tools
  • Experience with both private and public cloud services.




We are SAP

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.


Our inclusion promise

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:309073 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Manager of Global Cloud Services Security Solutions, SAP America

Facility:  309073
Posted Date:  Jan 23, 2022
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Newtown Square, PA, US, 19073

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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