SAP IT Technology Consultant - Cloud Platform Operation Job in Pune, India

Requisition ID: 174907

Work Area: InformationTechnology

Expected Travel: 0 to 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Full Time


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IT Technology Consultant for Cloud Platform Operations


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 and provide automation services to all lines of business across SAP we leverage technologies from VMware, OpenStack and Amazon, supporting various Operating Systems and required management tools/processes on top.

For our Cloud Platform Operations team within our global CIS IO unit we are looking for new team members who understand automation is key to success in large scale cloud operations, want to be part of a fast-paced DevOps setup and are eager to join us shaping the way SAP delivers best-in-class cloud infrastructure operations!


  • Support operations of complete IaaS Service on a global scale, take care of daily operations

  • Understand the architecture of SAP’s Converged Cloud platform (OpenStack, Chef Automation, VMware, EMC, Arista, Cisco, etc.) and deliver 3 rd Level expert cloud operations support.

  • Work as part of an agile DevOps team and drive assigned topics from an operations point of view. Implement infrastructure related changes, collect customer requirements, group and prioritize them, and collaborate with the cloud platform development and architecture team

  • Experience in running cloud infrastructure environments from an end-to-end perspective, covering compute, network and storage up to hypervisor and cloud platform level

  • Change, Incident, Problem and Escalation management

  • Drive continuous improvement & enhancements for the cloud platform and the operations


Required skills

  • Expert knowledge in virtualization and infrastructure technology, including Linux know-how

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

  • B.E, B.Tech or M.C.A

  • Excellent communication and analytical skills

  • Ability to work in a distributed organization of highly motivated and qualified individuals

  • Drive for and focus on results and execution

  • Ability to multi-task and work under tight deadlines

  • Strong presentation and communication skills at all levels, including written and verbal

  • Good Team player

Preferred skills

  • In-depth technical and business expertise with regards to virtual infrastructure including VMware/Cisco/EMC/Arista and other virtualization products to support SAP’s Cloud offerings

  • Automation Know-How and programming skills are a great plus.

  • Automating cloud infrastructure tasks is a key enabler for the team

  • Knowledge of OpenStack Core is highly beneficial

  • Experience regarding DevOps and the agile development methodologies

  • General knowledge about various SAP solutions and products like HANA, ERP and/or BW


5 years professional experience, out of which minimum 3 years in similar position


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