Full Time Job

Security Operations Lead

United Talent Agency

Los Angeles, CA 08-19-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
We are looking for an innovative Security Operations Lead to own our security engineering and operations programs to protect our brand and enable our people to do their best work. You will be a key contributor across ALL aspects of our security program and drive our strategies to set the highest standard of security for our cloud-first enterprise.

What You Will Do
• Set and implement your vision for security architecture, engineering, and operations and help decide what security issues the organization should prioritize
• Develop and execute all critical security strategies for a cloud-first environment including zero trust, automation, policy, and general risk reduction while balancing the goals of the business
• Prepare the company to rapidly detect, protect, and mitigate potential security incidents
• Provide functional and strategic leadership by mentoring security analysts/engineers, setting technical direction and priorities for the team
• Own the entire security toolset to ensure effective visibility, proper configuration, and tuning of defensive controls based on real-world threats
• Operationalize our security infrastructure through automation, runbook creation, remediation tracking, and efficacy measurement
• Identify gaps in processes or tooling and implement actionable improvements in technology, policy, governance
• Evaluate and select new technologies, tools, and vendors to help drive our continual improvement
• As situations require, lead incident triage and response activities
• Develop security policies, procedures, guidelines and standards that are in line with the business
• Scale security efforts by influencing and empowering teams with the right guidance, automated guard rails, technical protections, and training

What You Will Need
• 6+ years relevant security experience and a deep understanding of core information security principles and how those translate to real life
• Deep knowledge of technology and processes used in modern security stacks and security operations
• Expertise in security operations but also breadth of knowledge across multiple Information Security domains and depth in a few such as identity management, zero trust concepts, vulnerability management, incident response, endpoint protection, data protection, offensive/proactive testing, automation and orchestration, network and cloud infrastructure architecture, web application security, secure software development and deployment (CI/CD, DevSecOps), etc
• Experience in developing and implementing security tools and managing infrastructure
• Desire to seek out process improvement opportunities through automation and orchestration
• Hands-on experience commanding and conducting security investigations
• Experience running, growing, or scaling lean security or engineering teams
• Experience with remediation strategies, system hardening, vulnerability management
• Broad exposure to common enterprise Information Technologies including identity and access management, Active Directory/Azure AD, Exchange, Office 365, device/asset management, network and cloud infrastructure, application development environments
• Experience providing excellent customer service
• Aspiration to continuously improve and learn from mistakes
• Great communication, prioritization, and people and project management skills
• Strong scripting skills in language of your choice (e.g. Powershell, Python, bash, Go, etc) is desirable
• Understanding of industry frameworks, standards, benchmarks and best practices (e.g. ISO 27001, NIST CSF, CIS, MCSS, PCI-DSS, etc)
• Familiarity with data privacy and legal considerations
• Relevant certification: CISSP, GIAC, CISM, or similar in a nice to have

What You'll Get
• Have a meaningful and positive impact on the security of our colleagues and clients
• Be comfortable dealing with ambiguity and independent decision making
• Be challenged to identify, build, test, and deploy solutions in real-life, not in theory
• Be encouraged to innovate and take ownership
• Be given the opportunity to rapidly accelerate your security, technology, and management skills
• Have the freedom to experiment with novel problem-solving approaches
• Contribute to all security-related initiatives - both tactical and strategic
• Be exposed to emerging security and business technologies
• Have access to best-in-class tooling and people
• Grow and learn on the job, every day
• The unique and exciting opportunity to work at one of the leading global entertainment companies
• Access to the tools, leadership, and resources you will need to create and drive a center of excellence
• The opportunity to do the best work of your career
• Work in an inclusive and diverse company culture
• Competitive benefits and programs to support your well-being

About UTA

UTA is one of the world's leading talent and entertainment companies. We help the world's most inspiring people make the world a more inspiring place. Many of our colleagues spend their careers here. It's one of the reasons UTA is considered among the entertainment industry's best places to work.

At UTA, the belief in the client relationship is paramount and marked by respect, a sense of stewardship, and a commitment to an artist's entire creative life. Our commitment to every employee is the same. UTA seeks the innovators, the entrepreneurs, the talented, the creative, the thoughtful and, the passionate, who share our love for the work all of us are privileged to do.

For more information: https://www.unitedtalent.com/about/

UTA and its Affiliated Companies are Equal Employment Opportunity employers and welcome all job seekers including individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d971bz-3-230-144-31-42 in your application.

Company Profile
United Talent Agency

Leading global talent and entertainment company United Talent Agency represents many of the most acclaimed figures across film, television, news, music, sports, theater, fine art, literature, video games, podcasts and other social and digital content.