National Grid SAP Security Analyst in Syracuse, New York

About the Position:
Performing day-to-day SAP system security design, implementation, configuration, and administration across all areas of SAP, as well as providing production support throughout project lifecycles using SAP modules/applications such as SAP R/3, SAP BI (Business Intelligence), SAP Portal, and SAP BW (Business Warehouse); Developing, implementing and maintaining SAP single roles, master/derived roles, composite roles using SAP ECC (ERP Central Component) Profile Generator; Performing role design, configuration, testing, and deployment methodology within SAP application architecture; upgrading projects related to SAP Security Functionality implementation; Ensuring compliance of SAP security configuration with Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) General Computing Controls; Conducting SOX compliance analysis and providing resolutions; Performing Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) risk configuration and administration; Providing production support; and working with business units to deve lop, implement and improve security control; Responding rapidly and efficiently to requests requiring security control changes; Acting as a Subject Matter Expert of SAP Security Concepts and demonstrate full technical competence, including a demonstrated understanding of data privacy concepts; Translating business functional requirements into technical design for security roles; Documenting SAP Security design and administration processes, creating and updating operational guides, and monitoring existing operational guides for consistency and completeness; Proposing and implementing SAP security enhancements that will support growth and improve the security and reliability of the system; Following change management processes to ensure that all changes are tested and certified in a consistent manner; and Participating as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Shared Services Business Process Support (BPS) User Access & Controls team, for SAP Security project upgrades and new business functionality.


Knowledge & Experience Required:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or foreign equivalent degree (Employer will accept 3-years of university education and 3-years work experience in lieu of a Bachelor's degree), plus five (5) years of SAP security design, implementation, and administration across all areas of SAP (R/3, ECC, BI, SRM, PI, SCM and Portal; two (2) years must include experience with GRC 10.0 tools and SOX IT General Computing Controls. Domestic travel req. approx. 2 days per month to support project work to Waltham, MA and Brooklyn, NY locations. Background checks may apply.

This position is one of National Grid's career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.