IT Technology Senior Consultant - Security
Bengaluru, Karnataka
Requisition ID:215721
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T3
Hiring Manager: Gautham Jayatheertha

Recruiter Name: Suma Urs


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IT Technology Senior Consultant - Security


As part Enterprise Cloud Services (Intelligent Business group, ECS), HANA enterprise Cloud Delivery is SAP's managed private cloud offering and is responsible for running SAP’s backend technology including operations of state-of-the-art datacenters as well as client technology (end-user equipment) around the globe.
Within Managed Cloud Delivery Unit, Global Shared Services is responsible for 24x7 operations of important and critical SAP systems and applications embedded in an international delivery approach. At Managed Cloud Delivery Unit, “Server Management” team is focusing on shared infrastructure services. Main locations of Server management are Germany, Mexico, Bucharest and India.

Operations are focused on high available infrastructure landscapes (server cluster, operating systems with support of storage systems). Driving continuous improvement is one main lever to increase operation availability and efficiency. Infrastructure landscape, re-architecture and new technology adoption is another important part. Global thinking and a strong customer focus are essential skills.


As Specialist you are responsible for:
Conceptual design, configuration and administration of server landscapes with focus on Linux Operating systems.
Drive innovation to optimize, automate and standardize the operational delivery processes
Managing the daily operations, ensure high availability.
Strong collaboration with other support teams within and outside HEC Delivery Unit.
Strong alignment and close cooperation with internal customers and partners.
Excellent Communication skills and focused on transformation of customer satisfaction to customer delight.
OS Concepts on Security, Backup and recovery strategies, performance tuning, System Copies, high availability and disaster recovery concepts, database replication, DNS and understanding of Network Topology.
Willingness to take on call duty/Weekend tasks.


BE/B.Tech/MCA from a well Reputed Institute.
This Cloud Security Engineer will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of cloud-based and Internet accessible systems and services that support the core business functions of this global company. This is a new role within this group and will be expanding and refining the responsibilities over time.
Be an initial key player on the Linux Cloud Security team and lead the expansion of the Cloud Security unit within the team.
Collaborate with cross functional teams to manage the security of cloud environments for the managed cloud offering of SAP.
Help drive the movement of the organization to a Microservices based Cloud Architecture with top-notch security standards and policies

Apply Today if Your Background Includes:
Over 7 years of Infrastructure experience including at least 3 years working with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure platform and Google cloud platform security.
Networking expertise including Subnetting, Routing, ACL, and Security Groups
Windows and Linux OS security administration experience with IPTables, SUSE Linux, Chroot, Shadow Files, and Local Policies
Have previously worked with SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS providers, in which you provided guidance on secure system and service configuration
Proven success in ensuring the confidentiality and integrity of company and customer data in a shared cloud environment

Analyze and make recommendations for improvements to the cloud environments and associated services and configurations
Provide guidance on secure configuration of systems and services exposed to Internet sources as well as on all cloud related projects
Serve as the SME on Linux and Windows platform security in AWS / Azure / GCP environments and guide the establishment of security settings and policies
Identify risks and provide guidance regarding remediation of gaps to facilitate a hardened and sustainable cloud environments
Monitor and audit Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure system and service changes
Lead all security efforts for integration of infrastructure and business solutions with cloud environments
Act as final level support to troubleshoot security-related issues that come up and are escalated to Information Security for resolution.


7+ years work experience in server administration (3rd level support)
Multiyear work experience in international teams
SAP Global IT process map (Incident and Problem Management)



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