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Manager, Safety and Security in Los Angeles at PayPal

Date Posted: 1/27/2020

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 305 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The Safety and Security Area Manager for the Los Angeles, CA area is responsible for the PayPal site under the leadership of the Director of Security Operations - Americas. The SSAM is required to have on-site presence and is the primary safety and security representative for the business leadership at this location. Additionally, this role will support investigative functions in this location and take direction from the Sr. Director of Global Investigations. Primary responsibilities are listed below in the description. However, the Los Angeles SSAM may be called upon for special projects outside of their geography.


SSAM primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Manages all safety and security activities and provides leadership direction to onsite management, employees, and vendor workforce.
  • Assists with the design and management of the corporate physical security program for the site.
  • Manages the development and implementation of access and perimeter control procedures, conveying and verifying security requirements.
  • Works to develop and implement corrective actions to upgrade the physical security of the site.
  • Manages the development and enhancements of safety and security inspection procedures to prevent safety and security hazards, and ensures proper procedures are followed.
  • Monitors performance and assignments of uniformed security personnel and makes routine inspections to ensure proper equipment, training, and fulfillment of duties are in compliance with company policies.
  • Oversees service technicians responsible for electronic and physical security systems, evaluates performance and procedures to minimize risks.
  • Monitors and directs emergency response plans and related activities as required.
  • Coordinates physical security administrative and operational matters with management, local law enforcement, first responders, and client/customers to ensure continuity of operations.

Qualification Guidelines

  • Bachelor’s degree in the area of study relevant to this position and 12-15 years progressive experience in complex investigations, military police, federal law enforcement, or with public or private sector organizations.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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