Lubrizol SAP Security Analyst in Wickliffe, Ohio

SAP Security Analyst


The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company , is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.

At Lubrizol, our mission is straightforward: We improve lives as an essential partner in our customers’ success, delivering efficiency, reliability or wellness to their end users. Read the cover story at in Smart Business Magazine to learn how Lubrizol plans to advance its growth.

SAP Security Analyst

Summary of Responsibilities

The SAP Security Analyst will be responsible for designing solutions and providing support for the SAP security environment and related processes that align with business strategies of the organization.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Identify opportunities to contribute to UOI, avoid costs and contribute to productivity

  • Work with business representatives and support teams to make requested changes to the existing SAP security environment

  • Provide troubleshooting and operational support relating to automated provisioning tools and processes

  • Work with project teams to understand SAP security requirements

  • Provide project stakeholders with guidance regarding security design and clearly communicate the benefits and hindrances of available options

  • Perform research to understand new technologies and how they interact with SAP from a security perspective

  • Seek out opportunities to improve existing processes and procedures

  • Participate in audit activities including providing explanations of operational processes, audit evidence, and responses to any questions related to audits

  • Monitor risk within the SAP security environment and take action as necessary

  • Evaluate available solution candidates for best fit alignment with business requirements

  • Communicate with business relationship managers and business stakeholders to clearly understand business requirements and priorities


  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field

  • 1-5 years working with SAP security

  • Understanding of SAP security landscape for ECC, BW, GW, GRC, CRM, and HCM environments

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite to analyze data

  • Familiar with information system life cycle management

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong ability to build relationships and work in a collaborative, matrixed, global environment

  • Ability to communicate across technical and non-technical audiences in user-friendly manner

  • Strong IT process discipline

  • Must be a self-starter, able to manage multiple priorities, and meet deadlines while providing quality customer service

  • Must be able to interact across geographical regions and the broader organization

  • Responsive to internal stakeholders

Considered a Plus

  • Experience with SAP S4/HANA

  • SAP Basis or business process experience

  • Completion of SAP training clases

  • Experience creating formal documentation

  • Reporting and analytics skills

  • Strong business process acumen

With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio at , Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey at . Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play. This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities at , affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation. From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event or biking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio .

Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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