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Director, Information Security

Atlanta, GA, USA | Warner Bros.

  • Industry:
    Media / Entertainment
  • Position Type:
    Full-Time
  • Functions:
    General Management
    IT / Information Technology
  • Experience:
    5-7 years
Job Description:
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The Director of Business Information Security Officers will lead a team of BISO's who support discreet businesses and technology organizations helping them improve their information security posture. The role must also act as an evangelist of the company's information security policies, best practices and compliance obligations and will assist with performing risk and compliance assessments and serving as a liaison between the business and WarnerMedia's information security teams. The BISO team will also coordinate general risk/gap assessments and policy exceptions with the Security Policy and Compliance team and major roadmap activities with the Security Program Management team.


The Daily


Lead a team of Business Information Security Officers

Proactively identify information security risks, opportunities and recommend pragmatic solutions and serve as an escalation path for information security issues, incidents and inquiries implementation within the business units

Partner with the WarnerMedia information security teams (security architecture, security monitoring, vulnerability management, etc.) and the program management office to facilitate security

Conduct, support and/or facilitate third party information security and compliance assessments as well as manage a team doing the same.

Work with business and technology organizations to remediate open audit internal or external findings

Evangelize WarnerMedia's information security policies and standards across the domestic business units

Educate partner groups on process and policy via formal and informal information sharing sessions (ranging from ad hoc meetings to full presentations)

Coordinate risk management strategies working closely with WarnerMedia's business units


The Essentials


5-7 years direct report leadership experience

Experience evaluating cyber security controls and providing guidance for platform or distributed computing platforms (Cloud, PaaS)

Experience evaluating cyber security controls and providing guidance for enterprise data warehouses (SaaS)

Snowflake preferred.

Experience with information security for No SQL, Big Data, and unstructured data stores (Cassandra, Hadoop, and /or Teradata)

Strong understanding of audit/risk management methodologies and regulatory requirements pertaining to information security, privacy and/or data security

Executive presence and the ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization, including the delivery and explanation of complex security-related concepts into clear, concise and understandable terms

Hands on role working directly with business and technology teams to integrate security into current and new capabilities

Ability to exert intellectual, emotional and political influence as the situation demands and influence without authority

Strong collaboration and experience working in matrixed environments

Proactive and responsive with strong leadership skills

Critical thinking skills with an inquisitive and questioning nature

Ability to think big picture; a "systems thinker."

Must be able to operate at the detail level as well as able to operate effectively with senior leaders

Travel required


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