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Date: Oct 2, 2020

City: Newtown Square, PA, US, 19073

Company: SAP

 

 

Requisition ID: 266005
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

 

COMPANY DESCRIPTION


SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

SUMMARY

 

Within the SAP Global Security (SGS) organization the department Cyber Defense & Design supports secure infrastructure & application operations, as well as secure cloud development, in order to deliver secure services to our customers. Additionally, it is acting as the trusted partner & advisor for IT and data security matters and is handling Security Incidents.

 

The focus and areas of responsibility of this position are concentrated in the area of Defensive Architecture Enablement. As a key individual contributor role, the (Senior) Security Architect is responsible for the security architecture engagement and enablement between a dedicated SAP Cloud Business Unit and the Defensive Architecture Team.

 

You will support a dedicated IT and/or Cloud Business Unit in understanding the current threat landscape, the impact it has within their unit, and assist in developing a proactive, comprehensive, manageable, and enforceable method to remove/reduce risks and threats. The role is an enabler for career progression as a security professional as it has the right mixture of several technical security domains together with constant customer engagement.

 

THE ROLE

 

As a Senior Security Architect you will analyze and design security solutions for applications and infrastructure at SAP and conduct analysis of alternative security architectures, tools, and methods.  You will collaborate with business and technology stakeholders to gather requirements and assist in developing architectural strategies, roadmaps, and progress reports.  You will also collaborate with infrastructure and application teams to ensure security standards and secure frameworks are being used and implemented. 

 

The right individual will be able to mentor junior staff members in day to day activities and provide guidance to junior staff members to ensure that business context diagrams, architecture designs, and operational training materials are documented.

 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

 

  • 6-8 years professional experience in IT and/or Cybersecurity, preferably with a focus on Security Architecture.
  • Graduate in Computer Science or IT Security and/or equivalent Security Certifications like CISSP, CISA, CCSP or relevant SANS certifications
  • Certification in SAP HANA, SAP S/4HANA or SAP Security or relevant work experience
  • Knowledge about SAP authorization concepts (ABAP, SAP S/4 HANA and SAP HANA) and security role designs
  • Quick Learner, passionate, motivated and self-managed
  • Profound ability to work in a virtual team environment with consistent success
  • Strong innovative and critical thinker, with the drive and commitment to stay up to date on current technology, as well as industry best practices and procedures
  • Knowledge in the area of SAP´s product technology and underlying security concepts is a plus.

 

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now!

 

 

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WHAT YOU GET FROM US

Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now.

SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you 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).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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