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Sr. Security Specialist

Location Muntinlupa, Calabarzon
Job ID R102198 Updated date 10/27/2020
Alabang (96050), Philippines, Muntinlupa City, National Capital Region (Manila)

Sr. Security Specialist


The role serves to support the consulting efforts of Corporate Security; 1) providing advice and solutions to COPSSC’s lines of business (LOBs) based on established standards and policies that mitigate physical security risks, 2) provide input in creating and enhancing processes to complete CSSs responsibilities with respect to the Physical Security Control Program, 3) ensuring compliance by security vendors to service level agreements and KPIs, 4) conducting moderately complex and routine security investigations. Partners with one or more clients through a combination of internal relationship management, applied business analysis and project participation. Participates in assurance reviews of existing and emerging facilities and security programs (Facility Security Reviews, Security and Life Safety Program Reviews). Executes tests and programs to assess compliance with security-related policies, procedures and applicable banking laws and regulations (including Non-Associate Background Screening Process). Typically works under general supervision, with some latitude for initiative and independent judgment.    



1.  Responsible for planning, organizing and executing assurance reviews of the Non-Associate Background Screening Process

2.  Contributes to internal Corporate Security Services (CSS) project work. Executes basic to moderately complex projects based on security expertise and direction from managers. Participates in design and execution of more complex security projects

3.  Conducts moderately complex and routine security investigations

4.  Prepares and implements plans to provide direct support to clients as needed. Provides inputs into the development of work plans.

5.  Leverages his/her specialized knowledge and skills, providing management with insight into his/her area of subject-matter expertise

6.  May establish and build a working relationship with line management and others. Typically works independently under general to limited supervision, and has latitude for initiative and independent judgment. Participates in strategic planning based on subject-matter expertise.

7. Perform other job-related duties that may be assigned from time to time  

Job Qualifications:

  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s Degree in an area of study related to the position or equivalent workplace experience. Professional certification in the area of expertise. Current examples include: Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and/or Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) or host-nation equivalent preferred. 

  • Professional Experience: Security professional with a 2-3 years of experience in physical security, threat management, investigation, auditing in a corporate environment      

  • Skill Required: Sound knowledge of physical security standards, procedures and policies; Sound knowledge of generally accepted investigative standards, principles and techniques used in the investigation of financial and white collar crimes; Experience with REID method or other interview methods; Sound knowledge of generally accepted audit standards, principles and techniques used in the evaluation of systems of internal controls; Proficient in data processing and fluent in digital practices; Strong relationship building skills and ability to work in a team environment; Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written; Problem solving skills; Project management skills     


  • Please note that failure to attach your updated resume and failure to complete the internal questionnaire may result in your disqualification

  • Requisition open under local terms

  • Candidate must have appropriate paperwork to work in the Philippines

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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