Maritime Security, Senior Manager at Blue Origin

Blue Origin


Mid Level

Merritt Island, FL, USA

$93.000 - $120.000

04 Nov → 04 Dec

Job Description

We are a diverse team of collaborators, doers, and problem-solvers who are relentlessly committed to a culture of safety. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable space flight. Join us in lowering the cost of access to space and enabling Blue Origin’s vision of millions of people living and working in space to benefit Earth.

Qualifications: As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will push the boundaries of what’s possible in security management for various spaceflight systems. You will share in the team’s impact on all aspects of maritime security operations, to include physical security, threat management and investigations.

This position will have matrix reporting to the Chief Security officer, the Director of the Physical Security and our Florida Site Executive Management. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.

We are looking for someone to apply their technical expertise, leadership skills, and commitment to quality to positively impact safe human spaceflight. Passion for our mission and vision is required!

To conform to U.S. Government commercial space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3), applicants for employment at Blue Origin must be a U.S. citizen or national, lawfully admitted for permanent residence into the U.S. (i.e. current green card holder), or lawfully admitted as a refugee or granted asylum under 8 U.S.C. § 1157-1158. Learn more about the ITAR here .

Blue Origin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing a highly qualified, diverse, and dedicated work force. Blue Origin hires and promotes people on the basis of their qualifications, performance, and abilities. We support the establishment and maintenance of a workplace that fosters trust, equality, and teamwork, in which all employees recognize and appreciate the diversity of individual team members. We provide all qualified applicants for employment and employees with equal opportunities for hire, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, and/or local law. Blue Origin will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information on “EEO Is the Law,” please see here and here .

Applicants wishing to view a copy of Blue Origin’s Affirmative Action Plans, or applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application and/or interview process, please contact us at .

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement and maintain maritime security standards and procedures at the enterprise and local levels,
  • Develop a pattern of life assessment of maritime traffic for launch recovery operations
  • Conduct Security Risk Assessments as needed
  • Ensure enterprise security technology integration (CCTV, Access Control, etc.) with Maritime security operations and support Physical Security as a team member
  • Manage external Security vendors as required
  • Support guard force operation management
  • Support Insider Threat Program Management
  • Support Critical Incident Management and situational threat event analyses
  • Conduct investigations – internal employee misconduct, criminal and threats matters and liaison with Federal, State, and Local law enforcement authorities.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree and/or a mix of government Maritime Law Enforcement and/or Corporate Maritime Security operations and management experience. (7+ years)

  • Operator-level understanding of the federal Maritime Domain Awareness protocols

  • Operator-level understanding federal migration and customs law.

  • Wide-ranging experience in maritime border security operations, both at and between the ports of entry.

  • Functional experience in maritime security project management.

  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to earn trust, maintain positive and professional relationships, and contribute to a culture of inclusion

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current green card holder) or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum

  • Managerial and investigative experience in Criminal investigations and experience in National Security matters.

  • Project Management and functional experience in critical incident management, command post operations and technology, and threat assessments.

  • Ability to obtain a U.S. government Top Secret security clearance.

  • Current ASIS - Certified Protection Professional (CPP) in security management.

  • Masters degree in business, administration or related field.

  • Foreign language proficiency, Spanish preferred.

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