Security Senior Manager

Cambridge, MA
Jun 09, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type


If you feel likeyourepart of something bigger, its because you are. At Amgen our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve togetherresearching, manufacturing and delivering ever-better products that reachover 10 million patients worldwide. Its time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Security Senior Manager


What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you willdrive change within our GlobalSecurityteamcharged with the safety and security of our company. This position will report to theDirectorGlobal Security: Center of Excellenceand will work in partnership with various Amgen business partners from HR, Facilities, IS, LAW,andCompliance. We work in a fast-paced environment with a focus on developing programs that scale, and which are impactful. If you enjoy speed, autonomy, and driving change, this role is for you.


  • Lead operational security and safety measures concerning Amgen and our staff members.

  • Work closely with internal and external intelligence andlaw enforcement.

  • Maintain regular communicationsto ensure that all concerned parties are well informed.

  • Drivecontinuous improvements forcost and operational efficiencyasthe program scales.Partner to refine and implement an incident response program aligned with key stakeholders.

  • Manage site security officers, provisions, and overseeany third-party vendors providing staffing in collaboration with Workplace Site Leadership.

  • Responsible for iterating on Amgens incident management protocols and business continuity planning.

  • Partner with internal stakeholders to expand security protocols and procedures.

  • Analyze data,providemanagement reporting, and develop strategies for responsible programs.

  • Educate staff members on physical security policy, standards, and methodologies.

  • Manage cross-functional relationshipsto ensure policy, process, and systems are aligned to meet the needs of the programs.


What we expect of you

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree and 2 years ofCorporate, Law Enforcement orSecurity experience


Masters degree and 4 years of Corporate, Law Enforcement or Security experience


Bachelors degree and 6 years of Corporate, Law Enforcement or Security experience


Associatesdegree and 10 yearsofCorporate, Law Enforcement or Security experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Corporate, Law Enforcement or Security experience

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The exceptionally talented Security professional we seek offers these qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience working in thecorporate securityor U.S. government security function

  • Ability to leverage existing networkwith law enforcement agencies responsible for site where Amgen operates, enabling Amgen to remain informed ofcritical developmentsimpacting site

  • Priorexperience with a federal, state, or local law enforcement agency responsible for general inspection, investigation, intelligence, or compliance

  • Exceptional communication skills, including demonstrated ability to triage andadvancematters of importance to executive-level management

  • Strong computer and systems knowledge

  • Experience with contract negotiations, budgeting and expenditures

  • Strong leadership experience includingcoordinatingrelationships withcross-functionalteams

  • Excellent technical, interpersonal, andanalytical skills


What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization

  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

  • Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits

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Equal Opportunity Statement

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.