SAP Security Platform Engineer

Breda, Provincie Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

Posted:20 days ago
Sector:Cyber Security
Location:Breda, Provincie Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Job Ref:BH-37647
Job Type:Contract
Expiry date:6/5/2023
Contact:Jayden Posener
SAP Security Platform Engineer - Freelance 

We are currently working with a market leading organization in the Netherlands, who are currenty upscalling thier SAP team with Platform Engineers. 

Here's a summary of the key role and responsibilities, as well as the required skills:

Role and Responsibilities:
  1. Requirements and Design:
    • Identify and define technical application requirements and ecosystems.
    • Ensure applications are fit for operations and serviceability.
    • Act as a liaison between service providers and Agile IT ART's/Business Facing ART's.
  2. Act as a Feature Owner within the SAP Platform ART:
    • Draft, review, and own high-level technical design documents.
    • Design application integrations/interfaces and identify data streams.
    • Ensure secure access to environments for end users and application management.
  3. Delivery:
    • Collaborate with external infrastructure service providers, internal infrastructure providers, and cloud experts.
    • Order new/changed infrastructure services and standard technology components.
  4. Maintain and Control:
    • Define and supervise the technical application lifecycle roadmap and plan.
    • Map application components to infrastructure during the lifecycle.
    • Optimize individual application and infrastructure lifecycles while minimizing business impact.
    • Control the technical application landscape by supervising installation, upgrade, and maintenance activities.
    • Monitor and report on application performance, availability, and capacity.
    • Manage problem management and application landscape security.
  5. Improvement:
    • Measure and improve the process maturity for technical application support.
    • Work with service providers and architects to design new technologies and capabilities.
    • Identify critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement.
    • Measure and improve the process maturity of technical application support.
  6. Quality, Risk & Compliance:
    • Maintain a security mindset (DevSecOps) throughout the application landscape.
    • Ensure proper delivery of application landscape components according to specifications and quality criteria.
    • Establish disaster recovery configurations and conduct IT continuity tests.
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree, preferably in Computer Science.
  • Senior-level technical expertise in SAP, particularly ERP+ (ECC), SAP HANA, and SAP ABAP/Java systems.
  • Experience with modern data transformation tools and multi-cloud SAP architecture.
  • Experience with SAP deployments on-premise, in SAP Cloud/SaaS, and on cloud-based data centers.
  • Strategic thinking and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and proficiency in English.
  • Initiative-driven and result-oriented.
  • Ownership mentality and ability to stay focused and effective.
  • Customer-focused with customer-facing skills.
  • Agile mindset and ability to work in an Agile environment.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Proficient in working collaboratively and effectively with colleagues.
  • Familiarity with IT and security policies and compliance.
  • Strong attention to operational standards and procedures.
  • Ability to work with senior stakeholders and communicate effectively.
  • Familiarity with Agile way of working.

Contract details: 

  • Freelance - 3 Year contract 
  • Hybrid - 2/3 days onsight per week 
  • June start date 

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