Senior Developer - Platform Security

Posted on May 22, 2020


Palo Alto, CA

Requisition ID: 251802Work Area: Software-Design and DevelopmentExpected Travel: 0 - 10%Career Status: ProfessionalEmployment Type: Regular Full Time COMPANY DESCRIPTIONSAP 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.

Thats 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 its the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve peoples lives.About SAP Ariba:SAP Ariba, an SAP Company is the global leader in business commerce networks with over $1 trillion in commerce among more than 2 million connected companies.

Today, about 63% of the world’s enterprise transaction revenues touch an SAP system.

By connecting many of those enterprises and their ecosystem of partners, suppliers and customers to the business network, SAP is aiming to become a leader in the fast-growing segment of cloud-based business networks.

 These networks enable companies to connect, collaborate, buy and sell across the globe in new and innovative ways.  The Global 2000 companies spend $12 trillion with their suppliers today - the fact that the majority of Global 2000 companies are customers of SAP provides a huge market potential for network-based business-to-business collaboration.About the Role:Ariba is looking for a Senior Software Developer with a passion for growth in the increasingly important field of security engineering.

This position focuses on security and security engineering as it applies to the Ariba OnDemand platform, its software stack, and the underlying infrastructure.

The individual should have a passion for security principles, have strong software development experience using java-based technologies and components, have knowledge of web servers and secure infrastructure, and have the ability to understand complex legacy systems and adapt them to modern technologies and principals.

As a senior developer you are responsible for collaborating with architects and other technical leaders on overall technology direction, but you have ownership of solution designs, implementations, testing, and delivery with high quality.Expectations: Review requirements and work with other security engineering staff on technical solutionsBuild knowledge of the Ariba Web Tier and help drive the secure hardening of the web stackOpen to work on Perl/shell code for webserver configuration changes if requiredDevelopment in the area of Encryption at Rest using JCE and similar cryptographic APIsDevelopment in the area of Encryption in Transit using JCE, OpenSSL, and similar cryptographic APIsDevelopment of new security shared services and APIs following cloud and micro service principalsHave or develop knowledge of the TLS protocol and be able to troubleshoot and diagnose handshake issues as we strengthen our TLS protocol support.Have basic knowledge of selenium and junit for test automationEvaluate and mitigate reported security vulnerabilities reported in penetration tests across the Ariba OnDemand products.Experience with agile product developmentDemonstrate and review development deliverables with senior leadership and product managementMulti-tasking - Ability to manage multiple tasks and objectives simultaneously.Composure under Pressure – Ability to work in a high-pressure environment with tight deadlines.Ensure delivered functionality meets the requirements of external and internal stakeholders.Education and Experience:Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Security or related field7+ years professional experience in Software DevelopmentExpert in Java software developmentAbility to work in an agile development environment and capable of working effectively in cross-cultural global teamsExcellent writing, communication, and presentation skillsStrong analytical skills, results-oriented, customer-oriented attitude, good strategic and conceptual thinking skillsAbility to present complex information in a clear and concise mannerExperience in cloud-based SaaS applicationsExperience with 3rd party security tools such as Vault, Consul, and Cloud HSMs is a plusPrevious experience working in a security related software development effort is a plusPrevious experience working with Apache deployments and security configuration is a plus#SapSecurityCareersPE#SOF2020WHAT YOU GET FROM USSuccess is what you make it.

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

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