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Information Security, Technical Lead - SAP Security

Date: Oct 15, 2019


Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.

PURPOSE: Leads the development, operation, and technical support of Information Technology (IT) security solutions allowing Lincoln Electric to satisfy internal standards and obtain the goals as defined by management.  The person(s) involved in this role will be responsible for Threat and Vulnerability Management, Application Security, and Network Security.



  • Oversees the design, implementation, and coordination of remediation of Lincoln Electric’s threat and vulnerability program. This includes vulnerability scanning, threat hunting, penetration testing, and threat intelligence.
  • Reviews any network design considerations as they relate to the overall security of the Lincoln Electric Network. Includes responsibility for monitoring the network for possible security threats using tools such as IDS, IPS and any general network monitoring tools.
  • Develops and improves metrics related to all areas of IT Security.  Supports Systems Development and Business unit activities through participation in projects for new Systems Development rollouts or production support through the SIR process.
  • Seeks solutions to security problems. Consults with the Manager, Information Security for more complex security related issue and decisions.
  • Persons in this role are expected to be largely self-sufficient and self-directed. While reporting to the Manager of IT Security it is expected that persons in this role can be given projects and some general direction and can then work independently to achieve their goals.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities and performs special projects is support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer or Information Systems, or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Minimum of eight years’ experience with five plus years’ experience in SAP Security.
  • Broad understanding of SAP security design and terminology. Basic understanding of networking and firewall commands, application level security, and vulnerability management. Experienced with SAP ECC 6.0+, BI/BW (RSECADMIN), SAP Portals, HCM, MDM, Process Integration/Process Orchestration security concepts.
  • Provide support to the Organization on a 24x7 basis.  Weekend/Holiday and after-hours support may be required for this position.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Information Technology 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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