What you’ll be doing...

This Verizon Security Senior Manager position in the Physical Security organization is responsible for the Verizon Key Management Center and for the Physical Security Inspection program for the US portfolio. Works closely with the Director of Physical Security and other Security experts to ensure the safety and security of our employees and facilities.

The Senior Manager position will perform the responsibilities as listed below, as well as any other duties or projects that are assigned.

  • Supervision and oversight of the Key Management Center (KMC) throughout the US portfolio.
    • Oversight responsibilities for the administration of the Verizon Online Key Ordering (VOKO) platform which serves as the issuance record repository for site keys, locks and cores.
    • Implement standards, practices and utilization controls for master type keys at network sites.
    • KMC functions will be performed in conjunction with security best practices, Physical Security standards, Information Security standards and record retention standards as appropriate.
    • Develop and implement key management hierarchies for core change out activities that take into consideration work related access requirements and the CPI-810 standard.
    • Participate in re-core projects to include the removal of existing lock cores/ cylinders and replacement with new cores/ cylinders where planned.
    • Participate and implement lock and key planning related to possible work stoppage activities.
  • Management of the Physical Security Inspection (PSI) program for critical/ key facilities in the US.
    • Supervise physical security inspection team.
    • Sets the criteria for the inspection template and sets the appropriate criteria to help identify which sites should receive inspections annually.
    • Supervise comprehensive physical security inspections at critical facilities.
    • Be responsible for the Physical Security Inspection database which provides a record of the inspection completed and a written report of deficiencies sent to the responsible organization which require correction.
  • Implement database enhancements with STS team to ensure operational efficiencies.
  • Provide personal and/ or group support to the Director and other Physical Security Senior managers.
  • Review and provide monthly reporting of the financial results of the entire Physical Security organization.
  • Lead person responsible for the Third Party Request for Access or Information program. Department of Homeland Security or other similar agency requests will be vetted, consolidated into a fact sheet and then submitted to Legal Counsel for appropriate guidance and action.
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Physical Security group involving Records Retention requirements for records created by Physical Security.
  • SME and POC for Physical Security issues related to VZB customer proposals/ contracts.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in physical security systems.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Written and verbal communications skills.
  • Experience with Verizon’s procurement and financial systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and matters
  • Project management skills.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
  • Ability to assess and respond to internal and external customer demands.
  • Interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Capability to be a self-starter with the ability to make independent decisions and judgement.
  • Ability to operate in a fast paced environment, with a sense of urgency and attention to detail.
  • Willingness to travel, as necessary.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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