Infrastructure Security Engineer - SAP Data Business

Full Time
Palo Alto, CA
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

LOCATION: Palo Alto, CA, USA or Bellevue, Seatle, USA

The SAP Data Business is an Executive Board-initiated startup unit with the vision of creating the world’s most trusted and most relevant end-to-end platform for actionable enterprise data services. We combine data engineering excellence with thought leadership and entrepreneurial spirit. We are looking to strengthen our core startup team with the expertise in infrastructure security that is needed to execute on the unit’s vision.

The big data infrastructure team is seeking highly talented security engineers to help protect the infrastructure that stores our user data. This critical role requires a deep real passion for building security-at-scale, the ability to synthesize radical solutions, and the aptitude to define new security paradigms that work in a fast-moving engineering culture.

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

You fully understand the power of data for our customers, to discover and digest all their unknowns so that they can not only run their business more efficiently but turn their business upside down and create complete new business models. You embrace the principles of agility and customer centricity in a corporate context; ensuring cutting edge technology is leveraged to create beautiful data driven solutions and services. The business benefit of everything you do is on top of your mind.

You are primary responsible for the following deliverables

  • You will drive security engineering and architecture efforts for our big data infrastructure
  • You will provide security domain expertise on system, network, encryption, and authentication services
  • You will actively audit the infrastructure, identify security problems, and you will prioritize the fixes
  • You will conduct penetration testing, and security code reviews, evangelize secure coding practices across all engineering teams
  • You will build tools and services to detect security issues and automate incident responses
  • You will set policy & best security practices for partners and 3rd party integrations
  • You will design threat modeling, mitigation discovery, and manual/automated verification of mitigations
  • You will collaborate with others in the engineering team to deploy new security-related tools and processes across the organization

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Required skills

  • You have a B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • You have 5+ years of development experience, 3+ years of experience working to secure large-scale distributed systems or large corporate infrastructure
  • You've built a strong foundation and in-depth technical knowledge of security engineering, authentication and security protocols, and applied cryptography
  • You have a passion for security, and a practical and balanced approach to solve security challenges
  • You have advanced knowledge of networking protocols - TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, BGP etc.
  • You use in-depth knowledge of authentication protocols, applied cryptography, PKI and SSL/TLS
  • You have proficiency in at least one programming language (C++, Python
  • You will design threat modeling, mitigation discovery, and manual/automated verification of mitigations
  • You will collaborate with others in the engineering team to deploy new security-related tools and processes across the organization 

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 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 (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

 

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.


Nearest Major Market: San Jose 
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto 
Job Segment: Database, SAP, Corporate Security, ERP, Technology, Security




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