Senior Physical Security Systems & Technology Specialist - Affirm Chicago, Illinois, United States Bookmark Share Print 125 0 0

Listing Description

We’re looking for an expert Physical Security Systems & Technology Specialist  to join our growing Global Safety and Physical Security (GSPS) team. You will play a meaningful role in keeping all of Affirm’s physical assets safe and secure. This will be a high impact, high visibility, and extremely cross-functional role. You’ll work directly with the Head of Global Safety and Physical Security and all cross-functional teams and stakeholders, to lead all aspects of our physical security systems and physical security technologies. The ideal candidate will be able to work with a high level of autonomy and be passionate about protecting our most important asset; our people.

What You'll Do

  • Lead all aspects and phases of physical security systems and technology administration at Affirm

  • Build, develop, optimize and lead Affirm’s global access control, badging, and physical security incident management tools, platforms, and programs

  • Serve as the subject matter expert in regards to video surveillance, physical access control, intrusion prevention, and other physical security technology applications

  • Propose, develop, implement, and coordinate policies, procedures, and activities that support physical security initiatives while maintaining compliance with all applicable rules and regulations

  • Promotes, creates awareness of, and provides training to all Affirmers, as well as the physical security team, in regards to physical security systems and technology

  • Propose and support the development of physical security tools and technologies that lead to continued improvements of our physical security programs and initiatives

  • Own and lead the physical security systems and technology budget and ensure key results are timely and within approved budget

  • Other duties, projects, and initiatives as assigned

What We Look For

  • Professional degree in a related field preferred 

  • 5+ years relevant work experience with physical security systems operation, design, implementation, troubleshooting, and lifecycle management

  • Experience with multiple different access control systems, including Brivo and/or other cloud based systems, is required

  • Must be confident and proficient in executive communication (written and verbal)

  • Knowledge of, and experience with, physical security technology platforms, software, and vendor solutions

  • Professional member of ASIS; with PSP, APP, and/or CPP credential preferred

  • Off-hour, on-call support is required

  • Frequent travel to all Affirm corporate offices will be required as needed

  • Must be adaptable and flexible to work locations. This role may require you to work from home, while on the road, from an office, or from other unconventional locations or areas as needed

Location - Remote U.S.

Grade - USA26

Please note that visa sponsorship is not available for this position.



Listing Details

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  • Incentives: Not Provided


  • Education: Not Provided
  • Travel: Not Provided
  • Telework: Not Provided

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