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The successful candidate will be joining NBCUniversal at an exciting time where it is transforming from an operational, tool-based cyber defense program to an intelligence and threat-based organization. The successful candidate will report to the Chief Security Architect and partner with Information Technology and the business to shape the future of cyber defense at NBCUniversal. Responsible for selecting, designing, and implementing security controls across a range of technologies and embedding security principles into projects. The Cybersecurity Engineer will work across different businesses and collaborates closely with the Business Area Information Security Officers to deliver solutions for the business that meet cybersecurity needs. The Cybersecurity Senior Engineer will function as technical and engineering subject matter expert for specific cybersecurity technology areas. They will partner with NBCUniversal businesses to deploy and sustain secure solutions by understanding the technical aspects of the business problems and applying sound security engineering knowledge and experience.
Ensure the NBCUniversal enterprise is secure.
Implement, and model security practices for enterprise environments using an intelligence and threat-driven defense model.
Use strong interpersonal skills articulates vulnerabilities to technical and not-technical audiences
Support businesses in designing, implementing, deploying, and sustaining systems that start out and remain secure throughout their lifecycle
Interact with technology teams to understand business imperatives, document use and abuse cases, and generate security requirements
Leverage technical understanding of vulnerabilities and exploits using knowledge of network operations (Firewalls, VPNs, WAF, etc.), operating systems (Windows, Unix, Linux, etc), and application infrastructure (Application Servers, Web Servers, APIs, etc) to select and implement appropriate controls
Use understanding of weaknesses and vulnerabilities to offer additional detail on how systems can be compromised and abused
Produce threat models and attack trees as part of security engagements
Determine technical solutions to address security weaknesses and work with relevant stakeholders to implement them
Escalate and brief senior management on issues affecting technology delivery
Communicate effectively with representatives of the Lines of Business, technology specialists, and vendors
Build and contribute to communities of excellence. Mentor junior security engineers.
5+ years experience in a cybersecurity role with technical delivery experience.
Excellent technical Subject Matter Expertise in an area such as operating systems, network devices and protocols, security technologies, Cloud technologies, and/or secure data sharing workflows.
Intellectual capability and curiosity to learn complex processes.
Strategic thinking and decision-making.
Ability to balance multiple demands in a fast-paced growing environment
A dedicated and self-driven desire to think creatively and produce results
Ability to coordinate, work with and gain the trust of business stakeholders, technical resources, and third-party vendors
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.
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