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Senior Security Engineer


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90069

Information Technology
Los Angeles

Pluto TV, a ViacomCBS company, is the leading free streaming television service in America,  delivering 250+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks,  movie studios,  publishers,  and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile,  web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news,  TV shows,  movies,  sports,  lifestyle,  and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood,  Pluto TV has offices in New York,  Silicon Valley,  Chicago and Berlin.


Overview & Responsibilities:

Pluto TV is looking for a hands-on cloud Security Engineer to improve and maintain our cloud security posture. This individual has an accomplished background in building secure world-class infrastructure and tooling in terms of reliability, scalability and accessibility.

We desire someone who can help implement a capability driven, highly automated, approach to security operations. In addition, improve our monitoring, incident response, and overall information security program efforts.



  • Design and implement multiple secure cloud environments.

  • Design and implement a logging and alerting strategy.

  • Implementation and tuning of various AWS security services.

  • Perform threat modeling and risk assessments where necessary.

  • Take an automation first approach to various tasks and processes.

  • Administration and day to day support of various cloud security technologies.

  • Administration and provisioning of accounts and IAM roles across multiple environments.

  • Build and update design documents, data flows and other program documentation.

  • Help mentor other teams such as DevOps and Engineering on security standard methodologies.


Basic Qualifications:


  • 5+ years industry experience required, including previous experience working in DevSecOps.

  • 5+ years in handling cybersecurity incidents through the incident response lifecycle.

  • 5 + years experience automating cloud security functions.


Additional Qualifications:

  • AWS Certified Security Specialist, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer.

  • Experience monitoring and alerting strategies.

  • Experience with the following security areas: SIEM, Vulnerability. management, identify and access management, firewalls, and incident response.

  • Layer 2, 3 and 4 infrastructure designs and functionality.

  • Firewalls, rule base analysis and secure VPC implementation.

  • Knowledge of Common Cybersecurity Frameworks (NIST, ISO, COBIT, and SSAE-16).

  • Authentication Platforms, which includes but is not limited to LDAP and Active Directory.

  • Federated Authentication Platforms and associated protocols.

  • Remains current on emerging trends and standard methodologies within the information security community

  • In depth experience with AWS architecture and AWS security strategies.

  • Knowledge and experience carrying out a Secure Software Development Lifecycle.

  • Goal driven individual that is inventive, has good technical, interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.

  • Dedication to build a culture that promotes an open and honest workplace within the teams handled.

  • Develop a global perspective with consideration for local business needs.

  • Acts as an Information Security domain authority and is comfortable interacting with employees at all levels and roles.

  • Resource management skills, capable of mentoring contract employees.

  • Is flexible and can balance and deliver projects even under difficult timelines.

  • Have strong logical, analytical, methodical, investigative, and auditing skills.

  • Knows when to make practical rational decisions that reduce risk to Viacom information and Information systems.

  • Travel domestically and internationally if required and with short notice.

  • Must be reliable and available 24/7 if required.


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


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Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles