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Physical Security Infrastructure Specialist

Job post summary
Specialty Internal Operations

About the role

Shopify is the world’s fastest growing commerce platform and we have no plans to slow down. This requires a strong physical security infrastructure across all of our offices. We are looking for someone to build and maintain physical security safeguards to enhance our ability to prevent, detect, and respond to security threats and incidents. You will focus on ensuring employee safety and security and as a result, positively impacting the experience of all Shopifolk. The team you will be a part of is also responsible for the upkeep, expansion and support of our Physical Security program including access control, video surveillance, intrusion, and intercom equipment.

Requirements for the role:

  • Extensive experience in physical security including access control, video surveillance, intrusion, and intercom equipment
  • Experience managing and prioritizing many large security systems projects
  • Ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment with limited instruction
  • Strong communication skills and relentless attention to detail
  • An analytical mind that can solve complex issues, while remaining data informed
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to travel 25% of the time
  • Extensive experience with physical security infrastructure projects and deployment management

Relevant experience for the role:

  • Experience with Windows/Linux
  • Server administration and network architecture
  • Experience with Tyco Security Products, including Kantech, Exacqvision, and DSC NEO
  • CPP/PSP or other relevant security certifications

Projects you could work on:

  • Maintaining, auditing, inspecting, and improving physical security infrastructure across all Shopify offices
  • Planning and executing physical security system deployments
  • Planning security infrastructure projects across all Shopify offices
  • Maintaining our security infrastructure, servers and their software
  • Supporting the team with software issues, as well as providing training on systems
  • Interacting with third party companies and vendors with regards to physical security projects for all existing and future Shopify buildings

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of commerce, click the “Apply” button to submit your application, and tell us why you’re the right person for this role! Please address your cover letter to Chris Craigman.

This posting will be closed on July 30th.

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