17 days old

Specialist, Security Operations

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Location: Integrated Operations Ctr (DFW-IOC0) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 32560 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

This job is a member of the Security Operations (Sec Ops) team within the Corporate Security division. Sec Ops is a critical part of the operational decision-making process within the American Airlines Integrated Operations Center (IOC). Sec Ops is responsible for ensuring the security of customers, staff, and assets across the network. 

What you'll do
  • Provide 24/7 security support  
  • Assess security incidents for appropriate action
  • Meet operational company objectives while complying with regulatory requirements 
  • Proactively identify security risks 
  • Execute regulatory watch list procedures
All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Must be decisive and calm in a demanding operational environment
  • Must have clear oral and written communication skills
  • Must fluently read, write and speak in English    
  • Must be able to work any shift including weekends, holidays, and nights
  • Exhibit leadership, professionalism, courtesy and respect 
  • Excellent problem-resolution skills                    
  • Appropriately plan and prioritize multiple responsibilities 
  • Must be able handle heavy call volume, email and in-person request at once 
  • Work well in small team environment with minimal supervision               
  • Be self-motivated and willing to initiate an action plan related to security
  • Self-managed attendance and performance


Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Access
  • Prior law enforcement or security education/background
  • Speak, read, and write in a language other than English
  • Airline security background
  • Operational Security experience
  • Supervisory experience  


Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • GSC, CRO, ISP, ISC, or AIM certification
  • Thorough knowledge of QIK or native Sabre
What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more
Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 32560 


Posted: 2019-08-30 Expires: 2019-10-05

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