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Senior Security Specialist Job

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Date: Jun 12, 2019

City: Singapore, 01, SG

Company: SAP



Requisition ID: 207620
Work Area: Administration
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
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 is on the lookout for a Senior Security Specialist to join our regional team.

As a successful candidate, you will possess strong organizational skills, ability to plan strategically while overseeing tactical implementation, and rapid and succinct decision-making ability while handling sensitive information confidentially.

Reporting to the Regional Head of Security, you will be responsible for ensuring the physical safety and security of SAP employees, buildings, and assets, through the implementation of, and compliance with, Global Physical Security Standards and Procedures, within the ASK region (Australia, South East Asia, South Korea). 


  1. Guarding Services
  2. Electronic Security Systems
  3. Physical Security Countermeasures
  4. Personnel Security (Travel, Event, Close Protection, Kidnap Preparedness, and Workplace Violence)


  1. Provide overall physical security support and direction to multiple SAP business locations.  Maintain a site-by-site overview of budgeting/spend, existing conditions, contact data, and location specific information.
  2. Conduct physical building security risk assessments, surveys, and physical penetration testing.
  3. Manage contract security services (Guarding/Watchman), to include the development/implementation of Building Security Operations Manual at all sites.
  4. Manage electronic security systems and vendors, to include electronic access control, badging, visitor management, security video, intrusion detection systems, and control center operations.
  5. Execute the planning, design, bid, construction and commissioning activities for multiple concurrent projects, and oversee all aspects of physical security related to these projects.  Projects include new construction and renovation (driven by Global Real Estate & Facilities), or system replacements and/or additions.
  6. Assess and implement personnel protection programs, consisting of Travel Safety & Security, Events, Close Protection, Workplace Violence, and Kidnap Preparedness.
  7. Provide training and employee security awareness programs.
  8. Conduct internal investigations as needed.
  9. Oversee physical security incident reporting and resolution.
  10. Conduct presentation of physical security services when necessary.
  11. Partner/support SAP Health and Safety programs and ensure emergency responses are established.
  12. Report on physical security strategy and metrics (KPIs).
  13. Maintain close relationship with law enforcement and emergency responders.

Experience, Education, and Certifications:

  1. Degree holder with 10 years’ experience in physical security industry or equivalent (military, law enforcement, etc.) of which minimum 5 years in corporate security.
  2. Candidates with ASIS CPP and/or PSP; CISSP certification encouraged to apply
  3. Singapore government clearance preferred
  4. Multilingual skills highly advantageous
  5. Comfortable with 20% regional travel




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 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: or, APJ:, EMEA:

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

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