Security Manager and Armed Security Officer – Austin

Visa - Austin, TX (30+ days ago)4.0


Job Description

Serves as site security leader for Visa’s Austin 1,500+ personnel campus and Call Center. Position requires a Federal Air Marshall Service-qualified Armed Security Officer (ASO) to provide back up support to senior executives on corporate aircraft. Responsible for such Security Programs as Global Security Systems, Visa Inc.’s Key Controls, budget management, emergency response procedures, and building site specific procedures and processes.

Provides security leadership and operations for Austin campus including security reporting, and addresses escalated or high-risk security issues.
Recommends development and implementation of physical security policies, programs and procedures.
Supports global Security Awareness program to raise awareness of data and physical security controls.
Utilizes communication and technical skills to communicate between business and security teams.
Ensures initiatives align with department goals, and processes/procedures are maintained to meet service and quality standards.
Directs and coordinates Visa Inc.’s internal and external investigations and ensures compliance with corporate policies and procedures.
Coordinates and administers vendor relationships and contractual agreements.
Conducts global and/or regional security risk assessments and provide recommendations of corrective action to senior management.
Assists with security designs for new and existing facilities, when necessary.
Works with and supports initiatives by US security staff.
Functions as a Threat Assessment Professional, working with Human Resources, Business Management, Security Leadership, and Legal.
Manages contracted site security personnel and budgets.
Demonstrates advanced knowledge of investigative techniques and report writing, business writing, and interviewing skills.
Customer focused and open to learning and assuming various tasks.
Understands risk assessment and mitigation measures.
Develops and maintains relationships with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies in the Austin - Metropolitan area.
Ability to interact and communicate with senior management on security requirements and provide recommendations.
Act as the primary point of contact for risk and audit matters related to security for the Austin campus.
Demonstrated advanced written and oral communication skills with experience in group and individual presentations. Qualifications

Minimum of five years of law enforcement experience.

An intermediate level of relevant experience in physical security managment.

Ability to qualify for federal Armed Security Officer (ASO) Program.

Possession of relevant certifications or professional credentials a plus, such as PCI DSS, PSP, CPP

Familiarity with facility security, processes and environment as well as internal procedures to ensure compliance with policy.

Liaise with internal security and business groups to ensure compliance with Visa policies, internal and external regulatory requirements, government regulations and security best practices.

Executive protection/support experience is a plus

Bachelor’s degree preferred

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.