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Security Engineer - Tool Operations - Cyber Security Design Senior Specialist (f/m/d)

Requisition ID: 266158
Work Area: Information Technology
Location: Walldorf
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type:
Part Time or Regular Full Time


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Summary & Role Information:
The Security Engineering department is part of SAP's Cyber Defense and Design organization. While the overall organization focuses on SAP's cyber defense capabilities and strategy, the Security Engineering department lays the technological foundation for it. In our department, we build effective cyber defense capabilities by setting up and running latest technology and augmenting where necessary. A reliable and secure technology layer is an important pillar in our defense strategy. In your role as security engineer (f/m/d) in tool operations you will be operating and owning security solutions in cyber defense. You will also own our tools platform in SAP datacenters as well as in hyperscaler environments to host our internal tech stack, run technology evaluations and build up new solutions. On a day to day basis you are responsible for keeping our platform available and reliable for our defense and response teams. We are looking for an experienced person in IT operations with a solid security background.
Experience/ Role Requirements:

  • Very good communication skills
  • Very good teamplayer
  • Proactive and independent worker
  • Creativity and drive for simplicity
  • Strong Focus on quality
  • Very good background in IT infrastructure operations (ITIL)
  • Very good knowledge of IT security principles
  • Very good knowledge in scripting (Python, PowerShell) and IT automation (e.g. Chef/Ansible)
  • Very good background in agile practices
  • Very good background in OSs (Linux / Windows) and Cloud computing
  • Very good background IAM and network protocols
  • Good knowledge in security solutions like SOAR
  • Good background security vulnerabilities ´
  • 5+ years proven working experience in IT security and IT operations.
  • Bachelor in STEM, Computer Science



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Security Engineer - Tool Operations - Cyber Security Design Senior Specialist (f/m/d)

Facility:  266158
Posted Date:  Oct 15, 2021
Work Area:  Information Technology
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Walldorf, DE, 69190

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