Data Center Security Manager - Sterling, VA3.6

Job Description
Infrastructure Operations is seeking a data center security manager to manage and maintain site security operations at our data centers in Chantilly, Virginia. The selected individual will be responsible for managing physical security operations, developing post orders, defining security procedures, handling site incidents, working with security equipment and participating in construction projects. Duties include ensuring consistent deployment of all required security policies and procedures and participate in re-occurring site audits and reviews. Must have and demonstrate strong leadership skills, exceptional knowledge of security practices and strong written and verbal communication.
Basic Qualifications
5-7 years of security operations and/or law enforcement experience
  • At least 3 years in a leadership role
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must have means of transportation
  • Able to analyze situations, make quick decisions and formulate action plans
  • Able to investigate site incidents and provide detailed reports
  • Experience working with security service providers
  • Working knowledge of security software systems
  • Working knowledge of video surveillance equipment
  • Proficient with computers and Microsoft office tools such as outlook, word excel and power point
  • Must be capable of creating and managing key performance metrics
  • Experienced training others in security procedures
  • Able to work independently with little direction
  • May be required to participate in on-call rotation
Preferred Qualifications
University degree and post grade degree preferred
  • Basic knowledge of criminal and criminal prosecution laws
  • Experience working in a high security environment
  • Conflict resolution training
  • Able to performing security risk assessments
  • Military/Police/Security background
  • CPR/AED certified
  • International or national security certifications
  • Lenel certifications
  • Familiarity with compliance standards such as ISO 27001