SAP SAP Identity & Access Management - IT Technology (Senior) Consultant Job in Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot, Germany

Requisition ID: 132772

Work Area: Information Technology

Location: Walldorf/St. Leon-Rot

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

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's Business Insights & Technology (BIT) is a critical enabler of our business success by providing advanced and efficient IT solutions, technology and operational support to our internal Clients. Supporting more than 120,000 users and thousands of SAP systems, BIT is responsible for SAP's worldwide IT infrastructure and operation of our internal business applications.

SAP IT Services is the unit within BIT, which is responsible for delivering business applications be it classical SAP or new SaaS solutions, mobile apps, Web & Hana Cloud Platform-based applications, as well as client technology services covering hardware, client software and unified communication solutions.

As part of IT Services, the Identity and Access Management (IAM) Team helps defining SAP’s future Identity and Access Management strategy that enables SAP employees (and partners) to access the right resources (SAP Applications) at the right time for the right reasons.

The department is working out of a central hub in Walldorf and Berlin, together with contributions out of the regions.

Our Key Objective is to:

Build and Run Simple & User-Centric Identity & Access Management at SAP.

To achieve this ambitious goal we established different sub-teams that closely collaborate:

  • The IAM Application Authorization Services Team takes care about the Authorization demand for the entire IT Application Areas. This includes our core business systems (e.g. SAP-NetWeaver, ERP, CRM, Analytics, HCP and HANA)

  • The IAM Business Role Management (BRM) Team enables a simplified and user-centric Authorization Management Process across SAP


The requirement is to become an IAM Team member understanding, implementing and supporting the entire IAM Product and Service Portfolio. You must be able to evaluate different technologies, understand market trends and being able to facilitate discussions across various teams (build, run, business, Solution Architects, Development etc.). Specifically we are looking for someone able and willing to further develop our IAM Processes and Products in a highly agile environment.

You will be working in the Identity and Access Management team, reporting directly to the Head of IAM.

  • Conceptual design and implementation of SAP Authorization Solutions by using Job roles (Business Role Management approach)

  • Design and deploy BRM Authorization Concepts for different departments as well as for additional platforms/systems

  • Coordination and Alignment with the responsibles on the Business side to ensure user-centric, transparent and consistent approaches

  • Authorization Management in terms of Implementation Tasks

  • Resolve complex authorization concept requirements

  • Act as trusted advisor for implementation partner, lines of business and global operations teams


  • Bachelor Degree in Information Technology or equivalent degree.

  • High service and customer orientation

  • Expert knowledge in SAP authorization concept development and implementation is mandatory

  • Enhanced knowledge in SAP authorization concepts for multiple modules/applications for multinational companies is preferred

  • Excellent SAP Business solution and technology knowledge is required

  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills

  • Interpersonal skills: team player, proactive networking attributes, results and execution focus, motivated to work in an international and intercultural environment and to effectively work in complex matrix environment

  • Fluent in English and German


6 year’s professional working experience in the above mention areas


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