Requisition ID: 222048
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
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.
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
SAP’s Cloud Architecture and Engineering team is driving strategic programs and projects to engineer the next generation cloud network infrastructure. The team works very close with leading cloud companies and innovative startups within the Silicon Valley and around the globe. We are looking for a network architect to develop the next generation network infrastructure, inspired by hyper-scale networks.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Lead/support development and architecture of next generation network & security strategy.
Design and engineer network solutions for SAP's cloud infrastructure.
Work with a global team in multiple time zones (Germany, Northern Ireland, United States)
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Bachelor degree and 5+ years of experience in designing data center networks.
Excellent knowledge of software defined networking (OpenStack, NSX, Contrail, Open vSwitch, Nuage Network, Cisco ACI).
Experience with Python, Ansible, Chef, Grafana, ELK.
Excellent knowledge of common protocols, e.g. TCP, BGP, MPLS, Vxlan, EVPN, GRE.
In-depth understanding of cloud network best practices and methodologies.
You must be able to work hands on as well as hands off
Master degree 10 years of relevant working experience.
Effective organizational, multitasking and prioritization abilities with attention to detail.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and a data-driven analytical approach to solving complex challenges.
Experience with Open Networking, Open Compute, Cumulus und OS network management
Knowledge in networking hardware and vendors (Broadcom, Barefoot Networks, Cavium, network optics, Cisco, Arista, Juniper, White-Box, Brite-Box)
Experiences in engineering as a senior contributor and proven leader
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
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.
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
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.
SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com).
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.