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Security Lead - East Coast

Global Security, Safety & Security in Washington, District of Columbia

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

 

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About the Role

 

As the Security Lead - East Coast, you will be responsible for the security of Uber’s people, properties, and assets throughout the region. You will work cross-functionally with local, regional and HQ leadership to execute on globally-focused projects, and own the development and execution of all security processes and programs in region. This role reports directly to the NORAM Regional Security Manager.  

What You’ll Do

 

  • Oversee security operations for all locations and staff on East Coast.
  • Under the guidance of the NORAM Regional Security Manager, coordinate response and incident management to address threats towards company staff, assets and operations.
  • Educate key stakeholders on security principles and implementation.
  • Implement the Physical Security strategy in your region in alignment with the business goals.
  • Implement processes and metrics – use data to make decisions.
  • Maintain strong relationships and effective communication across all regional business operations. Develop strong relationships with local law enforcement agencies as well as private sector peers.
  • Develop security awareness and education programs and materials, and deliver in-person, on-site trainings.
  • Conduct site security assessments on quarterly basis

 

What You’ll Need

 

  • A minimum of 4 years in a security management role, but we will consider other candidates with relevant experience
  • Recent hands-on experience throughout the region is mandatory, but we will consider other candidates with relevant experience
  • Military or law enforcement background is a big plus
  • Creative ‘can do’ attitude towards problem solving
  • Attention to detail in both written and oral communication
  • Ability to manage security challenges in a constantly changing fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Able to scale with the business and thrive in a rapid growth environment
  • Experience managing contract security services
  • A well established professional network of security contacts within the region
  • Capable of fostering a culture of trust, honesty and integrity
  • Travel required as needed to get things done
  • A passion for Uber!

 

About The Team

 

You will work cross functionally with local, regional and HQ leadership to execute on globally-focused projects, and own the development and execution of all security processes and programs in region.


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