Cyber Security Lead (Architecture & Engineering)

Universal City, CALIFORNIA, United States


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Company Description

Each day Universal Studios Hollywood creates unforgettable experiences for our guests from around the world. We bring to life the ultimate Hollywood experience with our real working movie studio and heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s most popular movies and TV shows. USH offers something for everyone from thrill seekers to movie lovers to family fun for all ages. Our Team Members are passionate individuals who create memorable moments whether it’s on the studio lot, or in our conference rooms, theaters, or kitchens. We believe in the talent of our team members. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives our business to succeed in everything we do across the park. We believe in a culture of family and fun, here you can make a difference and build your career!

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

Job Description

The Cyber Security Lead \ Senior Technical Specialist provides local support & helps set strategic direction for Universal Destinations & Experiences (UDX). This role will be primarily focused on our park in Hollywood, CA while extending to support our parks throughout the globe as needed including Japan. This role partners with other cyber security teams and UDX stakeholders to support the design, development, and deployment of secure solutions by understanding the technical aspects of the business problems and technical guidance across many different technology stacks and platforms. As a member of the Cyber Security & Governance organization, the Cyber Security Lead role functions as a strategic thought leader and subject matter expert for cyber security while helping to identify gaps in capabilities, evaluating new tools, identifying risk and working with senior leadership to define strategy. This role is also responsible for adherence to legislative, industry and internal compliance policies, procedures and internal controls.  This role will support compliance duties in Hollywood and functions to ensure that such policies, procedures and internal controls are maintained throughout IT and across the business areas. 

  • Support UDX in designing, implementing, and deploying secure systems; validate designs as requested by the business; ensure the UPR network is secure.
  • Solve complex technical and integration issues with creative and secure solutions.
  • Participate in creating and defining security practices for UPR networks using an intelligence and threat-driven defense model.
  • Identify and communicate key risks and security posture to senior leadership; build effective relationships across UPR business units; mentor junior security engineers and architects; build and contribute to communities of excellence as appropriate.
  • Lead initiatives to ensure the technology vision is realized.
  • Ensure compliance to our standards, policies, procedures, and overall support compliance activities are needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience working in a technical area as part of a large team required (Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, DevSecOps, Infrastructure, Networking, Cyber Security, Architecture).
  • Experience in large-scale networks, routing protocols, and network security components
  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) experience is preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience working with applicable data security, compliance and privacy legal and regulatory frameworks preferred.
  • Ability to produce high quality technical documentation; Or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences, Information Systems, or Cyber Security required; Master’s degree preferred; or combined applicable work experience.
  • Hybrid: This position has been designated as hybrid, generally contributing from the office a minimum of three days per week.

This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks. Learn more about the benefits offered by NBCUniversal by visiting the Benefits page of the Careers website. Salary Range: $125,000 - $165,000 (Bonus Eligible)

Desired Characteristics:

  • Flexible and adaptable to learning and understanding new technologies
  • Strong written, oral communication and interpersonal skills; highly collaborative; personally, and professionally self-aware; ability to and interested in interacting with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong sense of urgency and commitment, as well as sound business sense with a strategic, conceptual and operational orientation

Additional Information

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations in the US by calling 1-818-777-4107 and in the UK by calling +44 2036185726.

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Tags: Compliance DevSecOps Governance Network security PCI DSS Privacy Strategy

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Health care Insurance Medical leave Team events

Region: North America
Country: United States
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