SAP Security Engineer, SAP Analytics Cloud Job in Vancouver, Canada

Requisition ID: 190122

Work Area: Information Technology

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time



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.


Are you passionate about security? We’re looking for a Security Engineer to assist with design and implementation of controls; assessing vulnerabilities in systems and processes; evaluating risks to information security; developing and carrying out policies to prevent unauthorized access; educating users on security policy and standard methodologies; and auditing systems to ensure compliance with regulatory and industry standards such as ISO27001, SOC, GDPR & HIPPA.


  • Work closely with the Cloud Architecture teams to ensure adherence to the defined security, risk, and governance needs.

  • Perform technical security assessments & code reviews.

  • build proactive methods to improve our security posture

  • Design infrastructure to protect SAP systems

  • Provide advice on the security aspects of application systems under development 

  • Conduct and/or manage vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, and compliance audits of IT operations, application systems and infrastructure 

  • Provide input into the ongoing cyber security strategy and plan 

  • Build security tools & automate security functions & tests.


  • Experience in DAST/IAST tools and web debugging tools (e.g. Burp, Zap, Appscan, ….)

  • Experience with products for networking analyses and scanning (e.g. Nmap, Wireshark, ….)

  • Proficiency in a programming language like java, javascript, python

  • Experience in client-server programming and Cloud environment

  • Solid knowledge in software security (authentication mechanisms, cryptography, security breaches…)

  • IT security knowledge (system and network security, firewalls, IPS, Proxies)

  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent collaboration and team and team building skills across different functional roles

  • Passionate about his/her work, self-motivated and results-oriented

  • Understand how to leverage existing and new technologies and process to improve security controls and reduce risk 

  • Experience with AWS and industry certifications including relevant SANs, CISSP, CRISC, and/or CISA considered a plus


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 .


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

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