SAP SAP Cloud Infrastructure Senior Consultant Job in Mexico City, Mexico

Requisition ID: 186311

Work Area: Information Technology

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.

SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.

ABOUT SAP

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, 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.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES

SAP Cloud Infrastructure Services is the trusted technology partner to support SAP´s business transformation to THE Cloud Company. We strive to provide best-in-class IT Infrastructure Services from data centers to workplace for SAP to increase productivity of SAP employees and act as a showcase.

The Infrastructure Operations organization (CIS IO) within SAP Cloud Infrastructure Services is the core of SAP’s cloud success by providing cloud infrastructure and operations support for several cloud-based IT services SAP is delivering on a global scale. To run these highly scalable and secure cloud infrastructures 7x24 we leverage hardware technologies from Cisco, Lenovo, HPE, Dell, and others to support various operating systems and associated management tools/processes.

Within our Cloud Platform Operations unit, we are expanding our existing Americas team to support SAP’s significant global footprint of enterprise hypervisor landscapes in multiple internal- and external-facing cloud platforms. You will be one of the newest cloud infrastructure experts joining a fast-paced growth team and will join us shaping the way SAP delivers best-in-class cloud infrastructure operations!

EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS

  • Technical administrator and automation developer for the SAP Infrastructure Cloud Platform Hypervisor Management team, coordinate and prioritize tasks and closely interact with the rest of the team in America, EMEA, and APJ.

  • Leverage programming experience to develop automation for repeated tasks in both infrastructure build and runtime maintenance (configuration consistency) areas.

  • Conceptual design, configuration and administration of hypervisors and associated infrastructure management systems for the various SAP cloud platforms

  • Manage the daily infrastructure operations to ensure high availability

  • Strong collaboration and coordination between DataCenter Operations teams, Vendor Technicians and account managers, and SAP internal business units/customers.

  • Understand the architecture of enterprise-level server virtualization configurations and provide operational support to customers and delivery teams

  • Experience in running cloud infrastructure environments from an end-to-end perspective, ideally covering compute, network and storage at the DC server infrastructure level

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

Required skills

  • University degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, and/or Software Development.

  • Expert knowledge in programming/development in various languages/formats; experience in coding for infrastructure (infrastructure-as-code) is a big plus.

  • Experience with enterprise-level x86 server configuration and maintenance, including Cisco UCS, Lenovo System x, Dell, and HPE ProLiant Enterprise Datacenter Server models

  • Deep knowledge in server hypervisors and operating systems (VMware vSphere, Xen, MS Windows Server, SuSE, Redhat)

  • Experience working in large-scale datacenter/cloud/network environments and related technologies

  • Experience in global project setups and driving assigned work streams in a results-driven way

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, including written and verbal English

Preferred skills

  • Strong virtualization knowledge (XEN, VMware) is a key component of the role

  • Programming skills and automation know-how are a game-changer, including experience with OpenStack orchestration

  • Cisco UCS platform administration knowledge is a major plus

  • Experience with any premium enterprise-level datacenter server platform is a significant plus (Lenovo, Dell, HPE, Fujitsu-Siemens, Sun, etc…)

  • General knowledge about SAP solutions and products like HANA, ERP, BW and others is helpful

WORK EXPERIENCE

5 years professional experience, out of which minimum 3 years in similar position covering enterprise software/hardware programming and/or datacenter server hardware administration in a large-scale infrastructure setup in a functional lead role.

LOCATION

Monterrey, NL

EXPECTED TRAVEL

0-20%

WHAT YOU GET FROM US

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 .

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 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 ).

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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