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Filter by Date: Dec 27, 2018

Filter by Location: El Segundo, CA, US, 90245

Company: The Aerospace Corporation

Requisition ID: 44080 

All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)  


As part of our SAP Technical Support team, the Sr. SAP Security Analyst will help maintain the security and integrity of our SAP environment.   In addition to security, the team also supports production control, and SAP Basis.   As part of this challenging technical role you will:


Key Functions:

  • Perform analysis on and maintain, security requirements dealing with application authorization, ID provisioning and ID management on ABAP and JAVA stacks to minimize access control issues and segregation of duty (SOD) concerns
  • Collaborate with business process owners and other project teams to configure and manage SAP profiles and roles to meet business needs 
  • Use the transport management process to promote security changes following documented procedures
  • Configure and manage SAP Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Access Control and other GRC modules as required
  • Contribute to the SAP Security Administration team meeting target SLA's, audit compliance, and management defined performance metrics
  • Monitor all aspects of SAP for security violations
  • Respond to incidents opened to the SAP Security Administration, and BW Teams
  • Develop and document security standards for role design and adminstration
  • Support SAP Sandbox, Development, QA, User Acceptance, and Production systems for ECC, GRC, SAP Portal, and Business Warehouse
  • Participate, support, and assist in internal, and external audits



  • High School diploma (or equivalent)
  • 7 or more years relevant IT experience.
  • 5 or more years of SAP security experience - SAP authorization concept, Roles, User administration, SOD conflict resolution
  • Experience with SAP GRC 10.1 Access control
  • Experience with BW/BI security roles, Portal or other Netweaver applications 
  • This role requires the ability to obtain a secret clearance. This is issued by the US government and a US citizenship is required. 



  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Experience with SAP Profile Generator(PFCG), SU01, and all other security related tcodes and tables
  • Experience with SuccessFactor, and/or other SAAS security maintenance tools a plus
  • Experience with identity and Access Management products and technologies
  • Experience performing internal control reviews, and risk assessments for customers running SAP
  • Demonstrated commitment to delivery of quality results on time
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new technical skills
  • Strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize tasks in a high pressure environment
  • Self-motivated team player
  • Experience working with geographically dispersed clients and resources
  • Proficient in all MS Office applications
  • Ability to utilize standard service desk tools for incident and request management
  • Working knowledge and understanding of standard ITIL processes and concept


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Additional Requisition Details

System Job Title: APP ADMIN SPEC IV 

Clearance Requirement: Secret 

Access: None 

Polygraph: None 

Relocation Available:  No 

Employment Type: Regular 

Work Schedule: Full Time 


Company Statement

The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.

From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.


Equal Opportunity Commitment

The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

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