Software-Development Operations

Senior F5 Specialist

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What you'll do


SAP Plus One Infrastructure Operations organization is looking for an experienced Senior Load Balancing DevOps Engineer to support our various cloud platforms. The position will provide operational support and interface for consulting and driving projects related to the service.  The Senior Load Balancing DevOps Engineer would be involved in major and complex operation outage(s) to bringing resolution to all manners with a high sense of urgency for technological issues for our customers, as well as participate in our change technical validation Process, verifying that all technical proposals requested are reviewed with sharp diligent oversight.


Expectations and Tasks


  • Participate On-Call Rotation 
  • Change Technical Validation Expert: Review Playbook/Runbook that was developed by the operations engineer and ensuring infrastructure availability and identifying possible risk. 
  • Solution Design: work on developing solutions as part of the platform engineering. 
  • Incident Management: Drive major/complex outage(s) to resolution. 
  • Service Delivery: develop KPI for the service and report to management on Capacity Management. 
  • Manage Service: interface with Managed Service Providers in a consulting role
  • Collaboration: Be the link to application and virtualization teams. 
  • Ensure compliance of network infrastructure to global standards. 


What you bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Communications Engineering or equivalent.
  • 5 years experience and solid understanding of networking principles and terminology
  • Experience in supporting multiple F5 LTM and ASM platforms, including installing, upgrading, and troubleshooting issues on these platforms
  • Expert knowledge of SSL Certificate Management
  • Solid understanding of iRules
  • Strong knowledge of executing and reading tcpdumps and ssldumps from F5 Load Balancers
  • Strong abilities in developing and documenting network designs and concepts 
  • Flexible, self-motivated, and able to work independently in a fast paced and multicultural organization. 
  • Analytical thinking and problem solving 
  • Fluent in spoken and written English is prerequisite 
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills



Meet the Team


The Plus One Infrastructure Services organization is responsible for operations of the internal as well as customer facing data centers and services like storage, compute, backup, and network. The Plus One Network Delivery unit, as part of Plus One Infrastructure Services, supports the company’s global network infrastructure, including the local as well as the wide area networks.


Within our team, we practice a trust-based working model. If you need to work flexibly from another location or at another time you can do so given your manager’s agreement.


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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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.

Requisition ID: 360065  | Work Area: Software-Development Operations  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: Virtual - Canada #LI-Hybrid #SAPGCSICareers

Requisition ID:  360065
Posted Date:  Nov 25, 2022
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Palo Alto, CA, US, 94304

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