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SAP NS2 DevOps Engineer Manager-Tampa-33607-Virtual

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Date: Apr 28, 2021

City: Tampa, FL, US, 33607

Company: SAP

Requisition ID:266816
Work Area: Customer Service and Support
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
Career Status: Management
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T4PM

Hiring Manager: Mike Broxterman 

Recruiter Name: Kathy Thompson



SAP NS2 DevOps Engineer Manager-Tampa-33607-Virtual  



SAP is the global market leader for business software and related services. SAP National Security Services Inc.® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary of SAP.  At SAP NS2, we leverage best-in-breed technologies engineered by SAP to protect the lives, assets and information of AmericansWe offer SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical infrastructure customers.


Must be a U.S. Citizen; NS2 does not offer Visa sponsorships for this role

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer.




  • Lead a team of five plus DevOps Engineers
  • Provide technical leadership for automation projects and mentor other engineers in best practices
  • Develop, test, and deploy Infrastructure as code (IaC) that will automate the configuration and management of our cloud environments (Linux and Windows)
  • Coordinate the work of both internal and external engineers, to build automation solutions
  • Work with multiple groups within the company to establish schedules, priorities, and staffing requirements necessary to develop automation
  • Analyze current technology and processes in use and recommend improvements
  • Document automation solutions with all details required for implementation
  • Produce documentation about automation solutions suitable for customer review and also for sales presentations
  • Providing daily automation development through scripting to ensure all system technical requirements are addressed
  • Develop tooling and improve processes to automate monitoring, metrics collection and analysis
  • Implementing self-service tooling to improve team operations and management of the infrastructure
  • Participate in team code reviews and design reviews
  • Handle multiple work streams across multiple engagements
  • Planning future phases of and supporting customer deployments and environments
  • Manage systems availability, administration, configuration and compliance
  • Help triage and resolve issues in the infrastructure


Essential Skills, Characteristics, & Experience


  • Direct experience providing technical and people management of  a DevOps or development team of three or more
  • Active Secret or ability to obtain
  • Current Security+ certification or ability to obtain within six months of start
  • Current Linux certification (LPIC-2, RHCSA, SCA, etc.) or ability to obtain within six months of start
  • Hands-on experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment of technical solutions leveraging cloud services and features
  • Expert in Linux/Unix troubleshooting and log file forensics
  • Expert with Shell Scripting (Bash, Korn, C)
  • Expert with Perl, Python, PHP, Ruby, or another interpreted language
  • Experience with scripting in a Windows environment to query and manage components like the registry and services
  • Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, or another server/configuration management tool
  • Experience with Jira or similar tools
  • Experience with Git and with Git workflows including tagging, branching, and integration with other tools such as Jira
  • Experience with Jenkins including creating jobs, running scheduled builds, running scheduled and ad-hoc integration tests, and integrating Jenkins with other tools
  • Experience with UI testing tools like Selenium or similar tools
  • Experience with testing frameworks like Pytest for Python or Junit for Java
  • General experience with cloud environments such as AWS and Azure
  • Experience with AWS tools such as CloudFormation and CloudWatch and/or Azure equivalents
  • Able to debug and resolve complex issues in cloud environments
  • Security and detail-oriented methodology
  • Demonstrable experience in Enterprise-level environments
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
  • Ability to multitask with several customers, coworkers, and projects
  • Self-motivated and able to work under pressure to deliver high-quality deliverables
  • Contribute independently as well as in a team environment
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical as well as organizational skills





  • AWS Devops Engineer or Microsoft DevOps Engineer Expert certifications
  • Expert in Ansible
  • Software development background with full stack experience
  • Experience with Python 3
  • Experience with Terraform



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.

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