Senior Staff Cyber Security Engineer

Englewood Cliffs, NEW JERSEY, United States


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Company Description

We create world-class content, which we distribute across our portfolio of film, television, and streaming, and bring to life through our theme parks and consumer experiences. We own and operate leading entertainment and news brands, including NBC, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, Telemundo, NBC Local Stations, Bravo, USA Network, and Peacock, our premium ad-supported streaming service. We produce and distribute premier filmed entertainment and programming through Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and Universal Studio Group, and have world-renowned theme parks and attractions through Universal Destinations & Experiences. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

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. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, coupled with our Corporate Social Responsibility work, is informed by our employees, audiences, park guests and the communities in which we live. We strive to foster a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. Together, we’ll continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Staff Cyber Security Engineer to be part of the NBCUniversal Cyber Security team. The Senior Staff Cyber Security Engineer is an individual contributor who will partner with the various NBCUniversal businesses, enterprise IT, and other Cyber Security teams to ensure technology is designed and deployed securely and aligned with Cyber Security and enterprise technology strategies. 

The successful candidate will be joining NBCUniversal at an exciting time as we evolve our process and services. The Senior Staff Cyber Security Engineer will be conducting security consulting engagements across the businesses and drive process improvements in threat modeling and risk evaluation. In addition to consulting engagements, the security architect will create architecture references, design patterns, and security guidance where needed. They will be a subject matter expert on one or more technical security topics such as cloud or networking and will mentor and serve as a reviewer for other team members building threat models. Finally, a successful candidate must effectively communicate the importance of critical programs and services within the NBCUniversal Cyber Security Organization to obtain support, trust, and buy-in from the business.


Basic Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience defining and influencing technical security strategy, architecture and design
  • Strong experience supporting and advising on tactical security initiatives
  • A firm understanding of enterprise-level IT applications and infrastructure; and experience designing and deploying secure solutions
  • Broad knowledge across multiple technology areas with practical and deep experience in one or more areas
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical reasoning, and thought leadership capabilities
  • Strong written/verbal communication and presentation skills with the ability to tailor to both leadership, technical, and non-technical audiences
  • Experience developing and documenting architecture references, security guidelines, and standards
  • Understanding of and experience applying security controls (Cloud Security Matrix.; NIST CSF; CIS Critical Security Controls, etc.), architecture (TOGAF; SABSA; etc.) or threat analysis frameworks (MITRE ATT&CK STRIDE, etc.)
  • Experience performing threat analysis and modeling
  • A strong understanding of Cybersecurity Engineering/Operations, Incident Response, and GRC functions
  • A firm understanding of product/service management disciplines
  • Ability to evaluate the security and threats associated with SaaS solutions
  • Practical experience with using, deploying, and/or supporting Cyber security tools
  • Willingness to provide mentorship to more junior security engineers and analysts within the team
  • Empathy for engineering teams with the ability to balance security guidelines and policies with operational needs to maintain desired end-state corporate security posture
  • Well-developed organization and time management skillset

Desired Characteristics:

  • A strong understanding of common services used in cloud-based architectures with expertise in at least one cloud vendor (AWS, GCP or Azure) and Awareness of Cloud Platform Security and controls
  • A strong understanding of secure application development and the tools/techniques used to ensure that the associated threats are mitigated
  • Experience addressing consumer data regulations through security controls and solution design
  • Experience with cyber security for M&A integrations
  • Experience incorporating regulatory and industry standards into cybersecurity designs (ISO/IEC; PCI DSS, SOX, HIPAA, GDPR, CCPA)

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: $150,000 - $185,000 (bonus eligible)

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 by emailing

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Tags: AWS Azure CCPA Cloud GCP GDPR HIPAA Incident response MITRE ATT&CK NIST PCI DSS SaaS Security strategy Strategy TOGAF

Perks/benefits: Equity Health care Insurance Medical leave Salary bonus

Region: North America
Country: United States
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