SAP Senior Network Security Engineer/Consultant - Global Network Services Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany
Requisition ID: 185534
Work Area: Information Technology
Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
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PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
The Global Network Services team supports the company’s global network infrastructure. The team is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of data network services including WAN, Internet, LAN, DDI, Wireless and security related services (Firewalls and NAC).
Your primary tasks include the deployment, operation and continuous improvement of the global network infrastructure – supporting our global Network Access Control infrastructure.
Close cooperation with Regional IT colleagues will be required to ensure that the network infrastructure is delivered in accordance with business requirements and global standards. You will also provide third line incident support and provide knowledge transfer to first level support teams.
Within our team, we practice a trust-based working model. If you need to work flexibly from another location or at another time you can do so given your manager’s agreement.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Install, configure and deploy network equipment.
Configure, manage, and upgrade of security products/appliances
Implement policies and design controls, delivers and operates security platforms
Supporting the team in PoCs for new network technologies
Ensure compliance of regional network infrastructure to global standards.
Coordinate deployment of new network services.
Experience with one or more of the following security products: Splunk, Wireshark, ForeScout
Responsible for second / third level incident support and problem management - ensuring 24x7x365 operation
Provide technical support within managed services
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Degree / Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Communications Engineering
3-5 years of proven experience in network, Information Security administration
Demonstrated abilities in contributing to a team environment, meeting stringent deadlines, prioritization and multi-tasking
Strong understanding of routing and switching network technologies.MPLS, BGP, OSPF, 802.1X, HSRP, VLANs, VRRP, WLAN, NAC and DDI should not be foreign words
In-depth knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol suite
programming skills in any of the following languages: Python, Java, PERL, C, shell scripts
UNIX/Linux administration and IPv6 experience advantageous.
verbal and written communication skills, with a strong command of the English language and good German language skills
Flexible, self-motivated and able to work independently in a fast paced and multi-cultural organization.
High degree of “get it done” mentality and goal orientation
CCNA and/or CCNP certification advantageous
FSCA and/or FSCE certification advantageous
Security related certification (CISSP, CISM, CISA, etc.) advantageous
Minimum 3 years relevant working experience in Enterprise Network administration focused on complex network infrastructure setups (WAN-LAN-WLAN-NAC) technologies. Working experience in Network Access Control administration would be advantageous.
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
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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.
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