Security Officer

Palo Alto, CA
Added: February 9, 2024
At Maxar we unlock the promise of space intelligence to help governments and businesses solve problems on earth and beyond. Since humans first explored our solar system, we have been supporting space missions with our tools. Maxar partners with innovative businesses and more than 50 governments to monitor global change, deliver broadband communications and advance space operations with capabilities in Space Infrastructure and Earth Intelligence. Now is your chance to amplify your impact, working to solve the world’s most pressing challenges. We are hiring immediately for a Security Officer to join our Palo Alto, CA team.

Life with Us:

There is a reason we boast awards like Best Employer, Best Place to work, Top employer, candidate experience winner. Our strength is in our people. Each team member makes a unique contribution to our collective mission. So, we recognize that with best-in-class benefits like:

  • Career growth opportunities
  • Family friendly benefits like maternity and paternity leave, adoption reimbursement, flexible hours, hybrid work options
  • Program to help you grow like tuition reimbursement, hackathons, and career development
  • Student loan repayment
  • Generous time off
  • Plus everything you’d expect from a leading employer such as a matching and immediately vest 401K plan, robust insurance coverage, medical, dental and vision, etc.

What you will do day-to-day:

Conduct mobile/roving patrol checks of the Maxar facilities and grounds both internal and external using the De-tex tracking system to protect personnel, property and company assets. Check sensitive areas and company generators.

Conduct Maxar proprietary information collection for destruction, respond to calls as dispatched by the SOC for assistance (open door, escort, jump starts of vehicles, ect..) to include calls for medical emergencies and chemical spills, respond to oxygen monitoring alarm system and assist with alarms testing.

Conduct weekly PIV/Riser inspections to ensure that the emergency sprinkler systems are functional. Work in the reception lobby receiving, greeting, registering and badging visitors to the facility.

Minimum Qualifications:

Must be a U.S. Citizen

Ability to obtain a DOD Security Clearance at the Secret level.

Minimum Of 1 Year Of Related Work Experience

Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Windows.

Be 1st Aid/AED/CPR certified or able to be certified

Preferred Qualifications:

active secret security clearance

Previous experience in safety/security

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.