Director, Global Security Operations Center




Atlanta, GA


The Director, Global Security Operations Center (GSOC) enables enterprise-wide visibility of the global risk landscape by collecting, analyzing, and disseminating data to mitigate global risks. The Director is responsible for the development and management of the GSOC program and initiatives to protect McKesson’s facilities, properties, and employees. The Director leads a multi-function team responsible for electronic security system (ESS) monitoring and response, transportation monitoring and response, traveler risk management, assessing domestic and global risk, and providing duty of care support for McKesson travelers and operations. Additionally, the Director provides support to the Protective Services team, events management, and the enterprise crisis and incident response operations.

  • Lead and manage the GSOC and its contracted staff of 15 including Global Security Analysts, Transportation Security Analyst, Honeywell Systems Engineer, Dedicated Intelligence Analyst, and Risk Management contractors.
  • Manage the collection, analysis, and dissemination of Global risk, threat, and intelligence information for internal business unit customers. Identify and assess global events that may impact McKesson’s people, facilities, business operations, and reputation.

  • Oversee the GSOC’s integrated electronic security monitoring systems and ensure that the response complies with McKesson’s protocols and security standards. Manage multiple cloud-based servers and collaborate with McKesson Technology and Global Security’s P&ESP team to ensure operational serviceability, accountability, and operational technology security of all GSOC equipment and software.

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  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a 4-year college or university or a minimum of ten (10) years of related experience.

Business Experience/Specialized Knowledge/Skills:

  • Minimum four (4) years of management experience.
  • Prior experience leading in a collaborative environment such as a security operations, fusion, or command center environment is preferred, but not required.
  • Previous experience in risk and incident management, central alarm monitoring, duty of care, identifying emerging risks, and travel safety & security.
  • Applies advanced principles, theories, and concepts to GSOC operations. May be regarded as an 'in-house' expert on specific GSOC technologies. Conducts projects requiring additional specialized knowledge of electronic security systems, the identification of emerging risks, and transportation security.
  • Strong analytical skills with high levels of attention to detail and accuracy; effective at applying strategic and analytical thinking to deliver business insights; able to identify trends and patterns to deliver predictive intelligence in support of business units’ operations.
  • Works on complex problems regarding risk and provides highly creative solutions. Uses independent judgement to accomplish GSOC objectives.
  • Must have excellent communication skills including the ability to brief senior-level executives with clear summaries that will be used to facilitate decisions. This includes disseminating critical information and actionable intelligence to key decision-makers about events and incidents that could impact McKesson.
  • Self-motivated, organized, and capable of managing multiple responsibilities and using sound judgement to drive concurrent tasks to successful completion.
  • Experience in project management, organizational change, and/or process improvement.
  • Adept at working through ambiguity, putting structure around problems and tasks with limited guidance.
  • Effective at establishing collaborative working relationships with diverse stakeholders including internal McKesson functional groups and industry peers or subject matter experts.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft product suite, with a proven ability to organize and prepare presentations and data to share thoughtful, detailed information in easy-to-understand language and formats. Proficient at visual storytelling.


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