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SAP Ariba - Manager, Information Security Job

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Date: Jul 8, 2019

City: Palo Alto, CA, US

Company: SAP

Requisition ID: 212655
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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.

SAP Ariba is looking for an experienced information security professional with experience in defining and defining and implementing our overall Identity and Access Management program, Managing and deploying Host Security Modules (HSM) and Key Management Systems (KMS) for encryption key management, vulnerability management programs and security architecture. This individual should have a passion for security principles and the ability to work closely with engineering teams and architects.



  • Continuous configuration and tuning of IAM tools and technologies
  • Management of HSMs and Key Management Systems
  • Managing the end-to-end vulnerability lifecycle from discovery to closure.
  • Implementing processes, capabilities, and techniques for vulnerability management and security testing.
  • Support the Security Operations Centre by leading efforts requiring data loss prevention subject matter expertise. Provide advice, training, and technical support to customers, users, and co-workers.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Security or related field
  • Minimum of 10 years professional experience in Information Security
  • 3-5 years of experience in vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.
  • Experience managing vulnerability management and security testing for cloud services (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform).
  • Strong understanding of cloud computing and security issues related to cloud environments.
  • Strong understanding of vulnerability management and security testing practices and methodologies.
  • Expert knowledge of common vulnerability frameworks (CVSS, OWASP Top 10).
  • Scripting skills such as Python, Perl, Shell, Bash.
  • Experience and hands on knowledge with Data Loss Prevention security controls (Data in Motion/Use/Rest) and tools (e.g., Symantec DLP/ArcSight/McAfee ePO/Forecepoint/QRadar/Exabeam/Splunk/Wireshark/Snort/Forensic tools)
  • Knowledge of endpoint protection technology and loss protection strategies (e.g., Bluecoat proxies)
  • Certifications a plus- CISSP, CISM
  • Experience with common security standards and security compliance
  • Ability to present complex information in a clear and appealing manner
  • Excellent writing, communication, and presentation skills


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.

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 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. ( or, APJ:, EMEA: Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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.

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

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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