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Vice President, Information Security

Fans demand access to content on their own terms on any device, anytime, anywhere. We are those fans. As a result the BAMTECH Media team helped pioneer live event streaming over the Internet in 2002 for Major League Baseball. The passion to improve that experience led to many impressive firsts: the first 720p or “HD Ready” stream, the consecutive record for concurrent streams and the first stream in 8K ultra HD. Today BAMTECH Media has a proven, scalable platform that powers direct-to-consumer applications for leading entertainment brands; and is now a major player in sports and eSports rights acquisition.
BAMTECH Media is a place for the creative and the bold. We’re seeking talent across disciplines to join our team. Whether New York City, San Francisco, Manchester or Amsterdam we provide opportunities to elevate your career and transform an industry.
Reporting to the VP, Information Security, Technical Facilities and Infrastructure Project Management, the VP, Information Security is the most senior information protection officer for the organization. The VP, Information Security will be responsible for building and maintaining the vision, strategy, and programs necessary to ensure information assets and technologies and data are adequately secured. As the champion of the organization's next generation strategy, this individual will also drive the success of a platform of state of the art global shared security services.
This executive is also responsible for providing leadership and guidance on the adherence to and implementation of the Company’s IT security policies and controls. The individual will also be responsible for promoting IT security policies, practices and decisions through the consulting services offered by the team.
This leader also represents Information Security Architecture on various working groups. This role leads and develops others technical curiosity, careers and deliverables while leading by example through hands-on engineering consulting and relationship development across the Business Units across BAMTech.


  • Leading the development and publishing of up-to-date security policies, standards and guidelines, and the enterprise-wide training and dissemination of security policies and practices.
  • Managing the enterprise's security organization, including hiring, training, talent development and performance management.
  • Ensuring that security programs are in compliance with relevant laws, regulations and policies to minimize or eliminate risk and audit findings.
  • Setting and implementing consistent standards for IT security operations and support (i.e. intrusion detection systems, cyber security, firewalls, vulnerability assessment systems, penetration testing, secure email system, access control & identity management systems, network security, etc.).
  • Managing research and development activities designed to assess need, analyze costs and benefits, and develops strategies for deploying and integrating progressive security techniques and technologies.
  • Coordinating the use of external resources involved in the information security program, including, but not limited to, interviewing, negotiating contracts and fees, and managing external resources.
  • Providing strategic risk guidance for IT projects, including the evaluation and recommendation of technical controls.
  • Creating, communicating and implementing a risk-based process for vendor risk management, including assessment and treatment for risks that may result from partners, consultants and other service providers.
  • Facilitating a metrics and reporting framework to measure the efficiency and effectiveness of the program, facilitating appropriate resource allocation, and increasing the maturity of the security.
  • The ideal candidate will be a thought leader in the area of information security and privacy. He or She will be a consensus builder with a track record of integrating people and processes to drive a cohesive security strategy for a globally complex and diverse enterprise.

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 15 years in technology organizations
  • 10+ years of success leading a security discipline within large organizations
  • Experience with Digital Rights Management technology
    Deep experience with:
    • AWS platforms
    • PCI Standards
    • Service Organization and Controls
    • Media/Video Transport systems
  • Familiarity with GPDR
  • Proven technical knowledge to enable efficient team management
  • Proven record of delivering business critical projects within challenging time frames, multiple stakeholders groups and competing priorities
  • Demonstrated experience in information security, privacy or a data protection-related function
  • Proven understanding of information security risk assessment and risk management procedures and methodologies
  • Ability to correlate enterprise risk with appropriate administrative, physical and technical security controls
  • Strong knowledge of information security principles, standards, practices and technologies
  • Strong knowledge of industry and regulatory requirements (i.e., PCI, SOX, Safe Harbor)
  • Proven strong background in IT Security and Operational processes

Required Education

  • BA/BS in business or computer science or bachelors and appropriate work experience
  • Require one of the following certification: CISSP, CISM, CISA or industry equivalent

Additional InformationThis position is a legal entity of The Walt Disney Company, an equal opportunity employer.

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