SAP Associate Development Architect Security for SAP Customer Engagement & Commerce Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 103162

Work Area: Software-Design and Development

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 20%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.


SAP is pushing strongly into the cloud. To fuel and to further build up our momentum, we are constantly looking for graduates that want to hit the bull’s eye with their first job and that are eager to experience the abundant opportunities SAP has to offer.

SAP’s business unit Customer Engagement & Commerce (CEC) is redefining the paradigm of customer relationship management. We focus on the customer and the entire journey, including traditional marketing, sales, and service, as well as orchestrating online and mobile commerce and other interaction channels. Our applications are highly consumable, built on a flexible microservice-based architecture, and delivered to public and private clouds.


Developing software at SAP is more than just writing efficient code - it’s a team effort: starting at product definition and design, including coding, testing, quality assurance, and documenting the results. We achieve this in interdisciplinary and international teams that include architects, user experience designers, quality specialists and developers.

Being an architect focusing on security you will:

  • Guide the CEC development teams in developing products that are compliant to the SAP Product Standard Security.

  • Design Security Concepts tailored to a microservice-based architecture for the public cloud

  • Support the development with security concepts, guidelines and best practices, consulting and services.

  • Align security concepts with fellow development departments

  • Moderate Security Architecture Reviews

  • Transfer learnings from security incidents into security guidelines in accordance with the security strategy


What do we expect from you?

  • Advanced technical skills and experience with JAVA must be hands-on with knowledge of cloud and web-based applications, ideally in a microservice-based environment, comprising Cloud Foundry, Spring/Spring Boot, CI/CD (Jenkins)

  • Knowledge in IT enterprise operation and IT infrastructure technologies, such as operating systems, databases (PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis,…), messaging (RabbitMQ, Kafka) and network technologies with a special focus on cloud technologies, cloud operations and orchestration technologies.

  • Proven hands-on experience in the area of security hacking techniques, penetration and security testing

  • Knowledge of HCP (Hana Cloud Platform) and UI5 is an advantage

  • Excellent communication skills, specifically presentation and holding meetings

  • Experience in Security Concepts (e.g. Web Security, Session Handling, Authorization, Identity Management)

  • Experience of 5 years in Security Architecture Topics is advantageous

  • Threat Modeling experience

  • Knowledge including cloud based operations (SaaS, PaaS) is an advantage.

  • Be a team player

  • Like to challenge complexity


5 years of experience in software development, thereof 3 years with focus on security topics.

The position can be also filled as part time position


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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