Manager Information Security




At adidas, our believe is that “through sports we have the power to change lives”. Information Security plays a key role in keeping our platform and services secure to make this vision reality. Our technology and development processes are state of the art based on cutting edge technology and we are integrating security from the beginning to make it an integral part of our environment and culture. That gives us speed and quality for our consumers while making our teams empowered and autonomous.


                              WHAT YOU WOULD DO

  • Facilitate alignment across SAP Product areas product SME’s
  • Manage trade-off discussions of security topics, keep record of identified security weaknesses, controls gaps, issues, vulnerabilities and assessing the corresponding risk
  • Provide consultancy on mitigating identified vulnerabilities and risks to various teams
  • Design/Review SAP Security Policies, Procedures, Standards, Guidelines for a range of SAP Technologies
  • Transforming the security standards into technical capabilities/controls
  • Participate actively in the further definition and delivery of Security services to various technical teams balancing the security requirements and the operational effectiveness
  • Contribute towards shaping and driving the IT Security culture by acting as a role model and multiplier on regard to SAP Security measures and strategies




  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Security, or related fields
  • 7+ years of demonstrated successful and progressive experience in IT, including 5+ years of experience directly in SAP Basis, SAP Security/Hardening areas
  • In-depth knowledge of SAP Security / SAP Hardening including areas of Data Protection, SAP BASIS and Integration technologies like SAP CI, API Security etc
  • Working experience on defining/reviewing SAP Security Policies, Guidelines, Standards for a range of SAP Technologies (Incl. ABAP Based and Cloud Solutions)
  • Good Understanding in the areas of SAP S/4 HANA and HANA DB Security
  • Working Experience on Hardening, Security related topics in any of the following SAP products: S/4 HANA, SAC, SAP BTP, Gateway, SAP Solution manager, IBP Cloud, Ariba, Fieldglass, HCM / SFSF
  • Good understanding of the concept of RBAC, Critical authorizations in SAP ABAP, Risk analysis, Firefighter concepts and Privileged access Managements concepts in SAP
  • Knowledge in Patch Management, Vulnerability Management topics
  • Knowledge about Identity and Access Management (IAM) principle(s)/Lifecycle
  • Self-motivated and self-managing, with excellent organizational skills
  • Very good communication skills in English
  • Comfortable in working in an area that dynamically changes & evolves further
  • Experience & preference to work in a global, diverse, and inclusive organization


Optional knowledge / experience

  • Familiar with IDS and monitoring systems (Onapsis, SecurityBridge, Werth Auditor etc)
  • Familiar with SIEM solutions, Log Management Continuous Monitoring
  • SAP CVA knowledge and best practices for secure coding in ABAP 
  • CISM, CISSP, CISA or other equivalent Security certifications 
  • Knowledge about recovery strategies (Backup & Recovery, Multiple processing etc)



You will join us as a full team member enriching our IT team and capabilities to even better push forward with more projects to make adidas a better place. Together and individually, we will use, contribute, and release open source. You will be working in a flexible and family friendly environment and culture. We have options for cab service, food, nice and modern office, and other benefits that you’ll love.



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Job Title:  Manager Information Security

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Gurgaon
TEAM:  Global Operations
State:  HR
Country/Region:  IN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  491529
Date:  Nov 23, 2022