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Senior Network Wan Engineer

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!



The Global Network Services team supports the company’s global network infrastructure. The Internet and Cloud Connectivity team is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of data network services including WAN, Internet, and DDI services.


Your primary tasks include the design, deployment, operation and continuous improvement of the global WAN and Internet network infrastructure specific to our global Cloud Data Centers. Close cooperation with other GNS Cloud delivery team colleagues will be required to ensure that the WAN network infrastructure is delivered in accordance with business requirements and global standards. You will also provide third line incident support and provide knowledge transfer to first and second level support teams. In addition to these core tasks you will also be expected to support the technical and process design activities by lending subject matter expertise and feeding back regional requirements to global design architects. 


How You Might Contribute

  • Coordinate deployment of new WAN and Internet infrastructure and network services
  • Provide subject matter expertise in the design of network services
  • Responsible for third level incident support and problem management - ensuring 24x7x365 operation for our Cloud WAN infrastructure for both internal and customer facing connections
  • Carry out network capacity planning, network performance monitoring, trending and reporting to ensure that network services match business requirements
  • Interface with LoB’s, with focus on delivery of WAN/Internet services
  • Provide administrative support for lifecycle management activities (including changes, incidents, service improvements)
  • Ensure compliance of vendor delivery to contractual agreement
  • In collaboration with team, carry out network capacity planning, trending and reporting to ensure that network services match business requirements, and maintain historical data.


A Successful Candidate Should

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Communications Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant working experience in Network administration focused on WAN
  • High degree of motivation and goal orientation
  • In-depth knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol suite
  • Strong understanding of BGP and OSPF routing/switching technologies, protocols and security technologies, IPv6 experience advantageous, WAN technologies with high availability and high bandwidth
  • Practical experience with large-scale network environments and device management 
  • Ability to communicate directly with end customers at various levels of technical abilities with professionalism
  • CCNP certification required, CCIE certification is a plus
  • Flexibility to work on a schedule that is convenient for our customers
  • All candidates need to already reside in the US, Canada, or Mexico to be considered



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.


 Requisition ID:291891 | Work Area: Information Technology | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Senior Network Wan Engineer

Facility:  291891
Posted Date:  Nov 6, 2021
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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