Full Time Job

Director, Product Security

Warner Bros. Discovery

Warsaw, Hungary 03-09-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
The Role

Director Product Security will be an important member of Warner Bros. Discovery Global Information and Content Security team and will lead a team of security professionals to identify, evaluate, and mitigate security risks across the product development lifecycle. Your goal will be to ensure that our products and services are secure and meet the highest standards of quality and reliability.

If you:
• are passionate about consumer product security.
• want to work in an international, face-paced company.
• think security is a feature of a product and not a compliance check.
• would like to be a part of an experienced team of practitioners opened to sharing their knowledge.
• want to implement security at scale.
• want to have a visible impact on the security of a large suite of products.

Join us!

Key Areas of Responsibility
• Develop and implement a comprehensive product security strategy that aligns with business objectives and industry standards.
• Work with product development teams to embed security into the product development process from ideation to release.
• Partner with cross-functional teams to ensure that security requirements are properly defined and integrated into the product development process.
• Evaluate and implement security tools and technologies to enhance product security.
• Stay up to date with the latest security trends, threats, and vulnerabilities.
• Identify and define product security requirements and security baselines.
• Drive change, work collaboratively and proactively grow the security culture across the organization (e.g., Technical Architects, Engineering Leads, Product managers, etc.).
• Review current security measures and recommend or implement enhancements.
• Participate in information security operations duties, including occasional incident response escalations as a subject matter expert.

Required Qualifications:
• 6+ years of product/application security work experience
• Knowledge of common security principles for web application architectures
• Excellent communication and presentation abilities with great attention to detail
• Demonstrated experience leading security teams and developing security strategies.
• Knowledge of practical threat modeling for consumer applications
• Strong understanding of software development methodologies and secure coding practices.
• Demonstrated ability to explain risks and vulnerabilities to both technical and non-technical audiences.
• Broad knowledge of Security technologies, process, and techniques and a strong understanding of application security leading practices including OWASP
• Experience in secure software development principles in various languages (Java, Go, JavaScript, Python, etc.)
• Languages: Fluent English and Polish

Preferred Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in IT, Computer Science or Information Security preferred.
• Knowledge of cloud security principles
• Experience in application/tool development with at least one modern programming language
• GPEN, GWAPT, GMOB or other Security Certifications

The Director of Product Security is a critical role that requires a strategic thinker, strong leadership skills, and a deep understanding of product security. If you are passionate about security and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, this could be the perfect role for you.

We offer
• Hybrid work model: 3 days from the office, 2 days from home
• Free access to
• Benefit package: private medical health care, life insurance, MyBenefit cafeteria including sport card, social funds, retirement pension plans, recognition platform, employee referral program
• Work-life balance initiatives: wellbeing platform, yoga, educational webinars, Employee Assistance Program, internal media initiatives
• Training & development: sharing the cost of English lessons, Employee Resource Groups, Bridge learning platform, sharing sessions with experts
• CSR activities: volunteering, eco & social initiatives
• Casual dress code
• parking available for booking

How We Get Things Done…

This last bit is probably the most important! Here at WBD, our guiding principles are the core values by which we operate and are central to how we get things done. You can find them at along with some insights from the team on what they mean and how they show up in their day to day. We hope they resonate with you and look forward to discussing them during your interview.

The Legal Bits…

Warner Bros. Discovery embraces the opportunity to build a workforce that reflects the diversity of our society and the world around us. Being an equal opportunity employer means that we take seriously our responsibility to consider qualified candidates on the basis of merit, regardless of sex, gender identity, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, disability or any other category protected by law.

If you're a qualified candidate with a disability and you need a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for this position, please contact us at

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rny28m-34-239-173-144-42 in your application.