SAP NS2 AWS Engineer Job in Herndon, Virginia

Requisition ID: 124047

Work Area: Information Technology

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, 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. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

AWS Engineer


SAP is the global market leader for business software and related services, and SAP National Security Services Inc.® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary, offering SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical infrastructure customers.

Must be a U.S. Citizen

All internals must have manager’s approval to transfer.

Job Description

Want to use the world’s largest Cloud Platform? Love of automation and a strong desire to learn new systems and make them more efficient through automation tools and scripting. The role also involves the standardization and benchmarking of a highly effective and efficient software engineering deployment to support the company’s Agile process and team environment.


As a key member of the deployment/ operations team, you will be responsible for the design, implementation and evolution to the next generation production operations on AWS in support of the SaaS platform.

Improving automated solutions that adhere to our evolving business processes and architecting designs that promote reliable, controlled, scalability in our rapidly expanding data center deployments

Working with a team to develop automation solutions that will seamlessly work in data centers in the private cloud, data centers in the public cloud, and data centers that span across both

Excellent written and verbal skills

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Ability to multitask, set priorities and meet deadlines in a changing environment

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment

Work directly with agile Application Development to provide daily support aligned with a model of Continuous Delivery.

Technical Qualifications

  • 5 years of build/release and configuration management

  • Bachelor of Science Degree from an accredited college or university with a concentration in Computer Science or relevant professional experience

  • Expertise with AWS Tools (EC2, S3, VPCs, RDS)

  • Expertise with Chef

  • Experience in developing automation strategies & test plans

  • Experience with Java/JEE applications in highly-available online services environment

  • Linux administration and command-line / shell scripting (Perl, Bash or Python)

  • Proficient with build automation, orchestration and dependency management tools such as Maven, Ant etc

  • Experience supporting/configuring web-based application server frameworks such as Tomcat

  • Experience with deployments on Weblogic server

  • Experience using Jenkins

  • Experience with clustering / load balanced solutions

  • Proficient with source code management systems (GIT)

  • Experience in Jira Change Management tool or equivalent

  • Working knowledge of relational database management system (Oracle 11g)

  • Must be able to occasionally work off-hours to support production releases

  • Preference on industry background in SaaS, online services, payments, cloud environment Desired Skills

  • Experience with AWS APIs

  • Experience and familiarity with Chef

  • Strong knowledge of Bash/Perl/PHP

  • Strong knowledge of Ruby/Python

  • Understanding of basic monitoring systems

  • Comfort with Continuous Integration practices

  • Technical degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field preferred


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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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

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